Visiting the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community
- Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community v. United States. // Native American Law Digest;Jun2008, Vol. 18 Issue 6, p20
The article reports on the resolution of the legal case of the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Tribe v. the United States. In the case the Court of federal Claims held that the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community's claims were not pending in District Court at the time that another...
- A Scheme to Rob Them of Their Land: Water, Allotment, and the Economic Integration of the Pima Reservation, 1902â€“1921. // Environmental History;Jan2004, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p168
Presents the article "A Scheme to Rob Them of Their Land: Water, Allotment, and the Economic Integration of the Pima Reservation, 1902â€“1921," by David H. DeJong, discussing the transformation of the social structure and economic livelihood of Pima and Maricopa Indians on reservations in...
- COMMANDS. Braun, Harold // World War II;Mar2004, Vol. 18 Issue 7, p10
Provides information about the 158th Infantry Regiment. Tribes that constitute the unit; Purpose of the unit; Operations of the unit; Regimental commander of the group; Role of the Pima and Maricopa tribesmen in the activity of the group.
- Pima. // Rourke's Native American History & Culture Encyclopedia;Jul2009, Issue 7, p16
Information on the tribe Pima is presented.
- Asymptomatic Parotid Enlargement in Pima Indians. Levine, Stephen B.; Sampliner, Richard E.; Bennett, Peter H.; Rushforth, Norman B.; Burch, Thomas A.; Miller, Max // Annals of Internal Medicine;Oct70, Vol. 73 Issue 4, p571
Focuses on a study that examined the association of diabetes and asymptomatic parotid enlargement in Pima Indians. Methods; Results; Discussion.
- Plasma Leptin Concentrations in Pima Indians Living in Drastically Different Environments. Fox, Caroline; Esparza, Julian; Nicolson, Margery; Bennett, Peter H.; Schulz, Leslie O.; Valencia, Mauro E.; Ravussin, Eric // Diabetes Care;Mar1999, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p413
Presents a study which investigated the impact of diet composition and level of physical activity on plasma leptin concentrations among Pima Indians living in drastically different environments. Research design and methods; Results; Conclusions.
- Akimel O'odham. Sepehri, Sandy // Rourke's Native American History & Culture Encyclopedia;Jan2009, Issue 1, p8
A definition of the term "Akimel O'odham," also known as Akimel O'otam, Akimel Au-Authm and Pima meaning River People, which refers to a Native American tribe that lives in central and southern Arizona and in Sonora, Mexico, is presented.
- Ramona Farms. COX, BEVERLY; JACOBS, MARTIN // Native Peoples Magazine;Jan/Feb2013, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p20
The article discusses the cultivation of the bafv, or tepary bean, by the Akimel O'odham people of south-central Arizona. According to the author, their confinement to the Gila River Indian Reservation and the diversion of water by non-Native settlers forced many Akimel O'odham to substitute...
- Increased Mortality with Gallstone Disease: Results of a 20-Year Population-Based Survey in Pima Indians. Grimaldi, Charles H.; Nelson, Robert G.; Pettitt, David J.; Sampliner, Richard E.; Bennett, Peter H.; Knowler, William C. // Annals of Internal Medicine;2/1/93, Vol. 118 Issue 3, p185
Presents a study that determined whether gallstone disease is associated with an increased risk for malignancy and higher total mortality in Pima Indians. Age-sex specific death rates; Death rate ratios for underlying causes of death in pima Indians by gallbladder status; Survival probability.