American Indians: Developments, Policies and Research. Volume 4

Albert O. Hughes (Editor)
Eric A. Sanders (Editor)

Series: American Indians: Developments, Policies and Research
BISAC: SOC021000



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This book presents current research on new developments and policies in the American Indian population in the United States. Topics discussed in this compilation include the Indian health service; Indian gaming; fraud and abuse in the Indian tribal sector; and flood insurance. (Imprint: Nova)


Chapter 1 - The Indian Health Service (IHS): An Overview (pp. 1-28)
Elayne J. Heisler

Chapter 2 - Carcieri v. Salazar: The Secretary of the Interior May Not Acquire Trust Land for the Narragansett Indian Tribe under 25 U.S.C. Section 465 Because That Statute Applies to Tribes ―under Federal Jurisdiction‖ in 1934 (pp. 29-50)
M. Maureen Murphy

Chapter 3 - Indian Gaming: Legal Background and the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act (IGRA) (pp. 51-74)
Jane M. Smith

Chapter 4 - Fraud and Abuse Are Addressed in the Indian Tribal Sector, but Performance Objectives and Measures Are Needed to Assess Program Effectiveness (pp. 75-86)
Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration

Chapter 5 - Flood Insurance: Participation of Indian Tribes in Federal and Private Programs (pp. 87-112)
United States Government Accountability Office


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