By Sangita Chari, Jaime M. N. Lavallee
NAGPRA calls for museums and federal firms to come 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 organisations have made multiple million cultural items—and the is still of approximately 40 thousand local Americans—available for repatriation.
Drawing on case stories, own reflections, old records, and statistics, the quantity examines NAGPRA and its grassroots, sensible software through the United States.? Accomplishing NAGPRA will attract pros and lecturers with an curiosity in cultural source administration, Indian and human rights legislation, Indigenous experiences, social justice activities, and public policy.
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It is important that the policies of the United States continue to move in the direction of protecting the practice of traditional Native American cultures. The law provides the legal standards, framework, and the process, but the actual results rely largely upon those with the actual knowledge: the tribes and Native Hawaiian organizations. NAGPRA was human rights legislation at its core, but its goal was also to foster cooperation and understanding. Where it has worked well, museums and federal agencies have begun to work with tribes in all areas of their domain that should or could involve tribes.
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). McKeown and Hutt,“In the Smaller Scope of Conscience,” 165–166. C. 3001(3)(D). C. ” Senate Report 101-473. McKeown and Hutt, “In the Smaller Scope of Conscience,” 166.
C. 3010. ” Felix S. Cohen, Felix S. Cohen’s Handbook of Federal Indian Law (Dayton, OH: Lexix Law Publishing, 1982), 207. Ironically, the museum community strongly supported this section for another reason. They believed that it would limit the precedential value of this legislation in terms of international claims of repatriation that might be made to their institutions in the future. , Yankton Sioux Tribe v. S. D. 2000). , Green v. 7 (9th Cir. 1973); Schorle v. City of Greenhills, 524 F. Supp.
Accomplishing NAGPRA: Perspectives on the Intent, Impact, and Future of the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act by Sangita Chari, Jaime M. N. Lavallee