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Indigenous Law / Indigenous Legal Traditions

This guide looks at Indigenous legal traditions created by Indigenous legal orders.

Selected Tribal Law Books

Tribal Law

This is the term used in the US to describe the law and legal traditions of the Indigenous Nations.  It is the equivalent of the term "Indigenous law" in Canada. 

Federal Indian Law - Books

Federal Indian Law: 

This is the term used in the US to describe American Law that involves Indigenous Peoples (it is the equivalent of Aboriginal Law in Canada)

Selected Journals


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