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vanishing white man

by Stan Steiner

  • 77 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Indians of North America -- West (U.S.),
    • Human ecology -- West (U.S.)

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementStan Steiner ; drawings by Maria Garza.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE78.W5 S68 1976
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 309 p. ;
      Number of Pages309
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5053750M
      ISBN 10006014078X
      LC Control Number74015854

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The Vanishing Man review – Velázquez as he lives and breathes A missing painting draws Laura Cumming into the mystery of art itself in this eloquent homage to the Spanish master Peter Conrad. The vanishing white man. [Stan Steiner] -- Examines the effects of white civilization and exploitation upon American Indians, the ecology of the West, and upon the white man himself.

Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. Some features of WorldCat will not be available. Vanishing White Man by Stan Steiner ISBN ISBN Paperback; New York: Harpercollins Publisher, ; ISBN The analysis of The Vanishing White Man, looking into the cultural contrast argument about modern U.S.

citizens breaking the 'circle of life' cycle and connection to the land held by prior generations of indigenous American peoples, followed-up from similar observations made in his book that he titled The New Indians.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Steiner, Stan. Vanishing white man. New York: Harper & Row, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book. Not long after the white man stepped ashore in North America he began killing Indians and pushing those that survived farther and farther west.

And what of his conscience. Well, he invented a convenient explanation: Indians are a vanishing race, doomed to extinction anyway. That Author: Brian W. Dippie. In addition, The Disappearing Man was selected by Canton, Ohio, for its One Book, One Community program.

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• To order The Vanishing Man for £ (RRP £) go to or call Free UK p&p over £10, online orders only. Free UK p&p over £10, online orders only. "The assumption that the Indians are a vanishing race has about it the quality of self-fulfilling prophecy," Dippie writes.

In this classic study, first published inhe traces the origins of this assumption and documents its insidious effects on U.S. policy toward Indians from the beginning of the nation's history through the Indian New Deal of the s.About The White Man’s Indian.

Columbus called them “Indians” because his geography was faulty. But that name and, more importantly, the images it has come to suggest have endured for five centuries, not only obscuring the true identity of the original Americans but serving as an idealogical weapon in their subjugation.The vanishing man.

In the s, as he stood on the edge of greatness, author Desmond Hogan disappeared. he was on the fringes of a literary in-crowd at a book .