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they began to ride horses
Introduced sheep, goats, cattle, and horses into the Southwest region.
God, Gold, and Glory
What were the three G's about what the Spaniards needed from finding land? What are zoonotic diseases? And how did these influence the European settlement across the Americas?
diseases found today on the American continents migrated here with the first European immigrants
are measles, typhus, smallpox, and influenza
resulted in decimation reduction of the already present inhabitants of the Americas.
many were not present until the arrival of Europeans=origin of syphilis get to America
- Describe at least three themes underlying the cultural narrative of European civilizational superiority over
indigenous peoples. How were these beliefs manifest in the creation and administration of boarding
long essay questions
Drawing from both North and South America, how have indigenous people been defined over time by
different institutions (anthropologists, tribal governments, international organizations, external government
agencies, and others)? How have they defined themselves? How/why is the principle of
identification so important?
Indigenous peoples have their own distinct languages, cultures, and social and political institutions that are
very different from those of mainstream society. While indigenous peoples face the same experience of
discrimination and marginalization as other ethnic minorities, there are very important differences in terms
of their rights and identity.
Contrary to other ethnic minorities, that struggle to protect their rights on an individual level, indigenous
peoples have always stressed the need to recognize their collective rights. The United Nations Declaration
on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP) recognizes these collective rights. The UNDRIP was
adopted by the UN General Assembly in 2007.
Today, many indigenous peoples are still excluded from society and deprived of their rights as equal
citizens of a state. Nevertheless they are determined to preserve, develop and transmit to f...
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- Fall '14