Treaty Substitutes in the Modern Era
THE POWER OF PROMISES: RETHINKING INDIAN TREATIES IN THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST, Alexandra Harmon, ed., University of Washington Press, 2008
19 Pages Posted: 3 Aug 2008
Date Written: 2008
This chapter compares two modern Indian property settlements processes - the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act and the Snake River Basin Water Rights Settlement - with the mode of agreements in the Pacific Northwest in the mid-19th Century.
Keywords: Indian, aboriginal, settlement, treaty, ANCSA, SRBA, water, McCarran Amendment, Alaska, tribe, Native
JEL Classification: N41, K19, Q25, Q22, Q28, K32, K00, K19
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