Response: American Indian Religious Traditions and the Academic Study of Religion: A Response to Sam Gill
- Response: American Indian religious traditions and the academic study of religion. Irwin, Lee // Journal of the American Academy of Religion;Winter98, Vol. 66 Issue 4, p887
Responds to several critical issues raised in the debate between Christopher Jocks and Sam Gill on the study and teaching of Native American religions. Relocation of the center of academic studies at margins where members of distinctive cultural communities intersect with members of other...
- American Indian spirituality. // Nieman Reports;Fall97, Vol. 51 Issue 3, p41
Discusses the spirituality of Indian tribes in the United States. What these tribes are spiritually connected to; What the sacred ways of the Indians are based upon.
- Chamanismes, rÃ©seaux religieux et Â« empowerment Â» dans les sociÃ©tÃ©s autochtones des AmÃ©riques. Laugrand, Frédéric; Crépeau, Robert R. // Anthropologica;2015, Vol. 57 Issue 2, p277
An introduction to the journal's thematic section focusing on shamanism, religious networks, and empowerment among the indigenous peoples of the Americas is presented.
- Sacred Words: A Study of Navajo Religion and Prayer. Loudon, M. // World Literature Today;Winter83, Vol. 57 Issue 1, p155
Reviews the book "Sacred Words: A Study of Navajo Religion and Prayer," by Sam D. Gill.
- Ina Makoce. // Indian Affairs;Fall2007, Issue 162, p3
This article presents information on books, games and an audio CD which is part of the Association on American Indian Affairs' (AAIA) Native language curriculum program which provides information on Native perspectives about Mother Earth.
- The changing `Jesus road': Protestants reappraise American Indian missions in the 1920s and 1930s. LaGrand, James B. // Western Historical Quarterly;Winter96, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p479
Examines changes in Protestant missions to American Indians during the 1920s and 1930s. Institutional activity and investment in Indian missions; Dual program of Christianization and civilization; Impact of cultural pluralism on Protestant missionaries in education; Second disestablishment of...
- Nouvelles considÃ©rations sur le prÃ©tendu monothÃ©isme tezcocan. Lesbre, Patrick // Studi e Materiali di Storia delle Religioni;2010, Vol. 76 Issue 2, p433
This article focuses upon those aspects that attracted the attention of colonial chroniclers and represent possible echoes of the specificity of the Acolhua Pre-Hispanic religion. Focus is upon the way these first Spanish chroniclers approached the sovereigns of Tezcoco. The fading of the...
- Chapter 4: Today's Spiritual Beliefs. McIntosh, Kenneth; McIntosh, Marsha // Crow;2003, p38
The chapter describes the spiritual beliefs of the Crow Indians. For many Crow people, religion is a private matter, something they would prefer not to share publicly. Religion plays an important role in their lives. The majority of the Crow are Christian. Catholic, Baptist, Latter Day Saint,...
- Chapter 8. Finding Justice in the Global Commons. // Who Owns Native Culture?;2003, p229
Chapter 8 of the book "Who Owns Native Culture?" is presented. It explores the conflict faced by a university archivist concerning a collection of archives on a study of an Indian tribe served by the university. The collection contained religious information that some tribe members wished not to...