Questions for American Indian Heritage class
The Melody article partially reconstructs the Oglala creation story based on the J.R. Walker’s manuscript.
Ella Deloria critiques the J.R walker manuscript based on her own knowledge.
In the story Rabbit Boy, ___________________ forgets the Rabbit Boy’s song and is cut up and never comes back to life.
According to the Cheyenne story, “Great Medicine Makes a Beautiful Country” The Great Spirit created _____________ kinds of human beings.
The Kumeyaay have ____________________ reservations in San Diego County.
According to the Kumeyaay story of creation Tu-Chai-Pai made the world.
The Miwok story “The World Before the Coming of the Indians” tells of a great cannibal giant named ________________________.
___________________ romanticize an “authentic” and “traditional” Native American culture whose spirituality can save them from their own sense of malaise.
Aldred contends that the New Age movement is primarily a consumerist movement.
The term ________________________________________ refers to those New Age authors who claim the ability to teach their consumers how to practice Native American Spirituality.
Teachers of the sky
Plastic Medicine People
Native Americans support the work of New Age authors because it at least teaches people something about Native spirituality.
Mary Elizabeth Marlow writes about Beautiful Painted Arrow…who tells Marlow he has seen two kachinas landing in a space machine and explains his philosophy through allusions to Dancing with Wolves.
New Agers argue that their right to assembly gave them the “right” to Native American religion.
Gerald Vizenor refers to New Age plastic shamans as ___________________________.
Post Indian Warriors
simulations of the Indian
The Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act was passed by Congress in 1978.
__________________________ collected more than 1,000 skulls, including many Native Americans.
Vine Deloria Jr.
The passage of AIRFA and NAGPRA has made it possible for Native Americans to deal with state institutions.
NAGRPA exposed the practice of institutional racism toward Native Americans.
At ______________________ there is a designated cemetery site for the repatriation of Native remains.
University of Missouri
Many tribes in had no separate word for religion or spirituality.
In _____________________ female healers and midwives were often punished or killed on charges of witchcraft.
In the 1880’s the penalty for breaking laws prohibiting religious behavior often included ____________________________________.
When Natives gained citizenship in 1924 it ensured that Native religious freedoms would be protected under the First Amendment.