The Hidden Half is a collection of papers which are concerned with research and analyses on Plains Indian women. Covering a wide range of topics, this volume presents case studies which focus on particular aspects of the female condition in Plains Indian societies, mostly concentrated on tribal groups in the northern Plains region of the United States and Canada. This book’s focus is primarily historical, dealing with the conditions of Plains Indian women in the pre-reservation period, but also contains selections concerned with the role and status of women in the modern reservation era.
This volume is a CHOICE Outstanding Academic Book of 1983.
...very important...should be read by all students interested in American Indian cultures and in women studies, lower-division undergraduate and up.--CHOICE
Number Of Pages: 286
Published: 1st April 1983
Publisher: UNIV PR OF AMER
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 21.59 x 13.97
Weight (kg): 0.37