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An ethnography of urban Native Americans in the Silicon Valley that looks at the creation of social networks and community events that support tribal identities

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Acknowledgments ix
Introduction 1
1. Disciplinary Forces and Resistance: The Silicon Valley and Beyond 27
2. Gathering Together in Hubs: Claiming Home and the Sacred in an Urban Area 58
3. Laverne Roberts's Relocation Story: Through the Hub 84
4. Who Are the "Real Indians"? Use of Hubs by Muwekma Ohlones and Relocated Native Americans 102
5. Empowerment and Identity from the Hub: Indigenous Women from Mexico and the United States 126
6. "Without Papers": A Transnational Hub on the Rights of Indigenous Communities 155
7. Reinvigorating Indigenous Culture in Native Hubs: Urban Indian Young People
Epilogue 171
Epilogue 199
Notes 209
Bibliography 241
Index 263

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Renya K. Ramirez is Assistant Professor of American Studies at the University of California, Santa Cruz.

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"Renya K. Ramirez makes compelling use of ethnographic interviews to explore broad issues of cultural citizenship and transnational migration. Her analysis of Laverne Roberts's notion of 'hubs' connecting Native people across time and space is a significant contribution to the all too sparse scholarship on urban American Indian communities."--Susan Applegate Krouse, Director of the American Indian Studies Program, Michigan State University

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