By Jessica Cattelino
Cattelino offers a bright ethnographic account of the background and effects of Seminole gaming. Drawing on examine carried out with tribal permission, she describes on line casino operations, chronicles the standard existence and background of the Seminole Tribe, and stocks the insights of person Seminoles. even as, she unravels the complicated connections between cultural distinction, monetary energy, and political rights. via analyses of Seminole housing, museum and language courses, felony disputes, and daily actions, she exhibits how Seminoles use gaming profit to enact their sovereignty. They achieve this partially, she argues, via relatives of interdependency with others. High Stakes compels rethinking of the stipulations of indigeneity, the facility of cash, and the that means of sovereignty.
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