ERIC Number: ED400212
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
[North American Indians: A Collection of Bibliographies, Resource Lists, Questions and Answers, and Other Leaflets Prepared by the National Museum of Natural History].
National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC.
This extensive collection of information and resource materials about North American Indians includes: (1) "A General Introduction to North American Indian Art"; (2) "Selected References on Native American Silverwork"; (3) "Selected References on Southwestern Native American Pottery"; (4) "Selected References on Southwestern Indian Textiles and Weaving"; (5) "Selected References on Native American Women"; (6) "Selected References on Native American Symbolism and Design"; (7) "Native Peoples of the Americas: Photographs of Exhibits in the Museum of Natural History"; (8) "Native American Resources: Books, Magazines, and Guides"; (9) "Selected References on Native American Games, Dances, and Crafts"; (10) "Selected References on Native American Indian Food"; (11) "Selected References Relevant to European and Native American Contact"; (12) "Introductory Bibliography on North American Indians"; (13) "Selected Photographs Illustrating North American Indian Life From the National Anthropological Archives"; (14) Selected Portraits of Prominent North American Indians"; (15) "American Indian Languages"; (16) "North American Indians: Bibliographies, Films, Curriculum Units, and Other Teaching Materials"; (17) "Native American Questions and Answers"; (18) "Origin of the American Indians"; and (19) "Erasing Native American Stereotypes." A teaching activity also is included, with instructions for a class on "North American Myths and Legends." (DQE)
Descriptors: American Indian Culture, Anthropology, Art Education, Art Expression, Ceramics, Elementary Secondary Education, Games, Handicrafts, History, Languages, Multicultural Education, North Americans, Resource Materials, Social Studies, Visual Arts, Womens Studies
Anthropology Outreach and Public Information Office, National Museum of Natural History MRC 112, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560.
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC.