20 - Blood Quantum: part of your blood to become part of...

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Blood Quantum : part of your blood to become part of the tribe… ½, ¼, 1/8 of your blood (grandparents) Indian tribes don’t pay state and local tax o They are citizens of the US (1924) and therefore they are supposed to pay federal income tax From English point of view of Civilization: Luxury Order Religion Agriculture Land Law and government Clothing Shelter English wanted to spread their religion Could not force people to be Christian Most easily achieved goods with the Indians All good writing in History is about answering questions Indians discovered land, discovery bestows title Sovereignty the right to govern (Sovereign)
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2009 for the course HIST 263 taught by Professor Behrend during the Spring '08 term at SUNY Geneseo.

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