Native American Women

@article{Green1980NativeAW,
  title={Native American Women},
  author={Rayna Green},
  journal={Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society},
  year={1980},
  volume={6},
  pages={248 - 267}
}
  • Rayna Green
  • Published 1980
  • History
  • Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society
In the most recent review essay in Signs on anthropology, Rayna Rapp notes the "coming of age of the anthropology of women" by citing the enormous production of material in 1978 alone.' After examining more than 350 bibliographic items on Native American women dating from the seventeenth century on, over half of which were produced in the twenty years between 1960 and 1980, I can say that the study of Native American women is flowering.2 But, with Rapp, I can also say that "a fully developed… Expand
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