American Indian Law: Cases and Commentary (American Casebook Series)
Author: Robert Anderson
Number Of Pages: 1007
Publisher: West Academic Publishing
Release Date: 2015-02-27
Details: This casebook provides an introduction to the legal relationships between American Indian tribes, the federal government, individual states, and others. The foundational cases are incorporated with statutory text, background material, hypothetical questions, and discussion problems to structure the classroom experience and enhance student engagement. Historical materials are explained to highlight their modern relevance. The third edition includes expanded materials on law and order within Indian country, the Indian Child Welfare Act, and recent Executive Branch actions that increase tribal authority.