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Lakota Woman

The World State's response to overpopulation is to regulate the type and number of the population on a global scale. According to Aldous Huxley's Brave New World, the World State is the entity...

Latest answer posted July 19, 2016 3:45 pm UTC

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With respect to Mary Crow Dog’s (her married name; Mary Brave Bird being her birth name) memoir of life as a Native woman in a white man’s world, Lakota Woman, Turtle Woman is referred to as an...

Latest answer posted October 21, 2014 5:34 pm UTC

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Certainly, a reader should never discount the significance of a title: Lakota Woman is essentially an existential novel, whose narrative reveals a woman, Mary Crow Dog, seeking her cultural...

Latest answer posted February 4, 2014 6:24 am UTC

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In Lakota Woman, Mary Crow Dog writes on page 76 about being introduced to the American Indian Movement, a grassroots Native American activist movement that started in St. Paul, Minnesota to deal...

Latest answer posted May 2, 2016 11:06 pm UTC

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In chapter 5, "Aimlessness," the author, Mary Crow Dog, states that she has major differences with her mother and that these result not from a generation gap but a "generation Grand Canyon." Mary's...

Latest answer posted April 3, 2019 5:34 am UTC

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The Native Americans faced many of the same struggles that African-Americans did and still do. They both have faced prejudice, cruelty, death, torture, neglect, etc., at the hands of the...

Latest answer posted August 14, 2008 8:35 pm UTC

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Mary Crow Dog's autobiography reveals many linked dimensions of the struggles faced by Native Americans in the twentieth century. While not all of these experiences are universal, it is worth...

Latest answer posted October 25, 2019 2:42 am UTC

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