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Faculty Member Publications

Listed below are some of the publications from Christian W. McMillen , Associate Professor .

Making Indian Law

The Hualapai Land Case and the Birth of Ethnohistory
( Yale, January 2007 )

The story of a groundbreaking Supreme Court decision in 1941 that changed the field of Indian law. Threatened by railroad claims to their lands, Arizona's Hualapai people engaged in a legal battle, emerged victorious, and along the way introduced revolutionary new ways of thinking about all native peoples, their property, and their past.

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