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By Sangita Chari, Jaime M. N. Lavallee

Accomplishing NAGPRA unearths the daily fact of imposing the local American Graves safeguard and Repatriation Act. the various individuals to this well timed quantity mirror the viewpoints of tribes, museums, federal firms, legal professionals, teachers, and others invested within the landmark act.

NAGPRA calls for museums and federal enterprises to come back asked local American cultural goods to lineal descendants, culturally affiliated Indian tribes, and local Hawai’ian organizations.  because the 1990 passage of the act, museums and federal corporations have made a couple of million cultural items—and the is still of approximately 40 thousand local Americans—available for repatriation.

Drawing on case stories, own reflections, historic files, and information, the quantity examines NAGPRA and its grassroots, functional software in the course of the United States.? Accomplishing NAGPRA will attract pros and teachers with an curiosity in cultural source administration, Indian and human rights legislations, Indigenous stories, social justice events, and public policy.

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R. 2(d)(1). 86 McKeown and Hutt, “In the Smaller Scope of Conscience,” 164–165. C. 3001(3)(A) and (B). C. 3001(3)(A). C. 3001(3)(A),(B), 3001(8), 3003(a), 3004(a). C. 3001(3)(B). 50 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 CHAPTER 1 McKeown and Hutt, “In the Smaller Scope of Conscience,” 165. C. 3001(3)(C). R. 2(d)(3); House Report 101-877. Ibid. Ibid. Senate Report 101-473. R. 2(d)(3).

Rahall, II, during the debate preceding passage of the bill by the House of Representatives); 135 Cong. Rec. , Oct. 3, 1989) (Statement of Senator John McCain). 52 135 Cong. Rec. S12397 (daily ed. Oct. 3, 1989) (Statement of Senator John McCain). 53 136 Cong. Rec. , Oct. 22, 1990) (Statements of Representative Ben Nighthorse Campbell and Representative John J. Rhodes III); 136 Cong. Rec. , Oct. 26, 1990) (statements of Senators Daniel K. Inouye and Daniel K. Akaka). 54 S. Rep. No. 473, 101st Cong.

Rec. S12397 (daily ed. Oct. 3, 1989) (Statement of Senator John McCain). 53 136 Cong. Rec. , Oct. 22, 1990) (Statements of Representative Ben Nighthorse Campbell and Representative John J. Rhodes III); 136 Cong. Rec. , Oct. 26, 1990) (statements of Senators Daniel K. Inouye and Daniel K. Akaka). 54 S. Rep. No. 473, 101st Cong. 2d. Sess. (1990) (hereinafter Senate Report 101-473), 2–3. The House Report pertaining to NAGPRA noted further that the “majority [of the Panel] believed that ‘Respect for Native human rights is the paramount principle that should govern resolution of the issue when a claim is made .

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