kristin ruppel

Kristin Ruppel

Department of Native American Studies

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Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies courses taught:

Research interests: She examines "civilization" policies in the United States and their ongoing consequences for American Indian allotted landowners. Her first book, Unearthing Indian Land: Living with the Legacies of Allotment, was published in 2008 by The University of Arizona Press. Current projects include a behind the scenes history of trust reform, and a study of the positive forms of indigenous resistance.