Unformatted text preview: th century? 6. Why did Senator Dawes regard it as imperative that the Indians cease to own lands in common? 7. How did the concept of assimilation into modern life differ from assimilation into American society? 8. What was the Indian Reorganization Act? 9. What effect did Collier’s stock reduction program have on the independence and political status of Navajos? 10. What was the principle of reason why the land was eroding around the Colorado River where the Navajo raised sheep, goats and other livestock, and who appears to have known the cause first?...
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- Spring '08
- Sociology, Native Americans in the United States, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Senator Dawes regard, Indian Question, Indian Affairs Commissioner