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UMaine Courses & Resources
Native American Studies Program
Comparative study of the cultures, history, and contemporary life of the aboriginal peoples and nations of North America, with a focus on the Wabanaki tribes.
NAS Minor: Required Courses
NAS 101: Introduction to Native American Studies
NAS 102: Introduction to Wabanaki Culture, History, and Contemporary Issues
NAS 490: Theory and Research Methods in Native American Studies
NAS Minor Elective Courses
ANT 451: North American Indian Ethnology
ANT 472: North American Prehistory
HTY 220: American Indian History
ENG 442: Native American Literature
HTY 481: Amerindians of the Northeast: A History
Committed to building and sustaining a mutually beneficial relationship between the University of Maine and Native American communities, the Wabanaki Center is a gathering place for indigenous scholars engaged in advancing Wabanaki studies through teaching, research and publication.
Hudson Museum @ The University of Maine
Permanent collection emphasizes ethnographic and archaeological objects, including artifacts from North, Central and South America; Oceania; and New Guinea.
Maine Folklife Center
Main state repository for folklore and oral history projects. Includes collection of Wabanaki tales.
Welcome to the Guide for Native American Studies
In this guide, you will find print and digital resources related to Native American Studies.
Other relevant research guides that may be of interest are:
Communication & Journalism
Native American Studies
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