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ERIC Number: EJ651068
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0095-182X
"America's Histories" Revisited: The Case of "Tell Them They Lie."
Kalter, Susan
American Indian Quarterly, v25 n3 p329-51 Sum 2001
Euro-American historians have not allowed Native American scholars to participate as intellectual equals in academic debates concerning Native history. A comparison of received histories of Sequoyah and the emergence of the Cherokee syllabary and Traveller Bird's 1971 "Tell Them They Lie" reveals that Traveller Bird's argument is at least as credible as his opponents'. (Contains 55 references.) (SV)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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Identifiers: Hegemony; Historical Distortion; Sequoyah; Sequoyah Syllabary