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EPUB Ù MOBI Mohawk Interruptus ô 9780822356431 FREE ´ JOHNSCYCLINGDIARY ¹ ❴Read❵ ➬ Mohawk Interruptus Author Audra Simpson – Johns-cycling-diary.co.uk Mohawk Interruptus is a bold challenge to dominant thinking in the fields of Native studies and anthropology CoOf the Haudenosaunee or Irouois Confederacy Like many Irouois peoples they insist on the integrity of Haudenosaunee governance and refuse American or Canadian citizenship Audra Simpson thinks through this politics of refusal which stands in stark contrast to the politics of cultural recognition Tracing the implications of refusal Simpson argues that one sovereign political order can exist nested within a sov Slightly heavy on the academic language at parts but an incredible book that made me look differently at sovereignty Also one of the best breakdowns of the colonial lens anthropology has had toward the Mohawks

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Ereign state albeit with enormous tension around issues of jurisdiction and legitimacy Finally Simpson critiues anthropologists and political scientists whom she argues have too readily accepted the assumption that the colonial project is complete Belying that notion Mohawk Interruptus calls for and demonstrates robust and evenhanded forms of inuiry into indigenous politics in the teeth of settler governance This book made me uestion how I think about Canada as a country and the concept of citizenship within it Made me realize about how citizenship is literally a construct and is harmful in many ways to Indigenous folks Anyway this is me rambling

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Mohawk InterruptusMohawk Interruptus is a bold challenge to dominant thinking in the fields of Native studies and anthropology Combining political theory with ethnographic research among the Mohawks of Kahnawàke a reserve community in what is now southwestern uebec Audra Simpson examines their struggles to articulate and maintain political sovereignty through centuries of settler colonialism The Kahnawàke Mohawks are part Masterful synthesis of Indigenous social theory settler colonial historiography and ethnographic methodology I would recommend for grad students looking for a model of a state of the art contemporary ethnography