- VIOLENCE STRIKES AGAIN. // Woman's Era;Aug2012, p5
The author discusses two violent incidents involving the Indian community. Aside from the previous communal violence reported in Assam, India which resulted to deaths and homelessness, the author also explores the shooting that occurred at a Sikh temple in Wisconsin which led to injuries and...
- Tribes Honor War Hero Piestewa. // American Indian Report;May2004, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p6
Honors Pfc. Lori Piestewa who was killed in Iraq on March 23, 2003. Sacrifices of Piestewa to raise the U.S. citizens; Reason for considering Piestewa as a national icon for the Native Americans; Indian groups that participated in the ceremony.
- A MOMENT SPIRITUAL AND SURREAL. Berry, Jason // New Orleans Magazine;Sep2005, Vol. 39 Issue 12, p26
Presents an article about the death of Allison Montana, Big Chief of the Yellow Pocahontas Indians. Action being done by Montana before the City Council on the day of his death; Impact of his death on the Indians and the police; Grief of Indian members with his death.
- Alaska's Tlingit Chief Kowee Had His Feet Firmly Planted in Two Worlds. Niderost, Eric // Wild West;Aug2013, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p24
The article reports on the tribute of residents to Chief Kowee of Auk Tlingit Indian village who died on February 28, 1892 in Juneau, Alaska. It discusses the contribution of Kowee to the founding and prosperity of the gold mining town. It offers information on his training as shaman and chief...
- The underreporting of deaths of American Indian children in California, 1979 through 1993. Epstein, Myrna; Moreno, Raul; Bacchetti, Peter // American Journal of Public Health;Aug1997, Vol. 87 Issue 8, p1363
The article focuses on a study, which linked birth and death certificates to determine misclassification of deaths of American Indian children in California. The basic objectives of this study were to determine the extent of racial misclassification in mortality reported for American Indian...
- On the Death and Life of Languages. Shir, Ofer // Tribal College Journal;Spring2010, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p60
The article reviews the book "On the Death and Life of Languages," by Claude HagÃ¨ge and translated by Jody Gladding.
- Premature Mortality in the United States: The Roles of Geographic Area, Socioeconomic Status, Household Type, and Availability of Medical Care. Mansfield, Christopher J.; Wilson, James L.; Kobrinski, Edward J.; Mitchell, Jim // American Journal of Public Health;Jun99, Vol. 89 Issue 6, p893
Objectives. This study examined premature mortality by county in the United States and assessed its association with metro/urban/rural geographic location, socioeconomic status, house-hold type, and availability of medical care. Methods. Age-adjusted years of potential life lost before 75 years...
- THE DEATH AT AWAHI. // Kirkus Reviews;12/15/2006, Vol. 74 Issue 24, p1238
The article reviews the book "The Death at Awahi," by Harold Burton Meyers.
- Historical Trends and Regional Differences in All-Cause and Amenable Mortality Among American Indians and Alaska Natives Since 1950. Kunitz, Stephen J.; Veazie, Mark; Henderson, Jeffrey A. // American Journal of Public Health;Jun2014 Supplement 3, Issue S3, pS268
American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) death rates declined over most of the 20th century, even before the Public Health Service became responsible for health care in 1956. Since then, rates have declined further, although they have stagnated since the 1980s. These overall patterns obscure...