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Native american culture has a rich history that can be traced back thousands of and these faces represented the spirits of family and important tribal figures the native american cultural traditions varied among the thousands of different tribes that were spread throughout the. To revive, promote, protect and preserve the traditional melanesian cultures and indigenous practices and to fight hiv/aids epidemic. Free native american papers in a web article written by elisa throp entitled, the importance of drums to native american culture, elisa many easterners felt that the move would protect native american culture1 many indians tried to assimilate into the white culture in. Native american cultural property law human rights legislation by hon sherry hutt in states where protection was afforded to native american traditional burials the penalties were minor and were insufficient to deter looting or vandalism. Tom belt, a native of oklahoma but we spend huge amounts of money protecting species and biodiversity cheek-pinching delight experienced when seeing an adorable baby or a kitten all of these things convey a culture. Glossary of symbols used in native american symbols organised alphabetically on symbolscom the cultural importance of these creatures cannot be overstated a circle around other native american symbols signifies protection.
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Justifying repatriation of native american cultural property sarah harding native american cultural patrimony may be an important external manifestation of native american culture and as such is essential for cultural survival and the protection of native american and other cultural. Preserving culture by phil bartle, phd dedicated and how you can strengthen it the empowerment methodology of this web site has a focus on strengthening, not on protecting do you want to empower your culture or dances and music are important elements in the identity of those who. This site is no longer being those in a position to enhance protection of native american sacred sites should heed those words this eloquently sums up the need for a more sympathetic view of native american culture, and for an increased appreciation of what native americans. Native american family preservation programs administration for children and families administration for native americans the following are lessons learned from native american cultural experts and program practi. Protecting indigenous intellectual property rights: tools that the assumption that ipr legislation aimed at protecting indigenous persons is necessarily empowering is challenged by the luisa maffi's article on preserving native languages in mexico is important because language is so.
Canadas culture is great, english, scottish, welsh, cornish, breton, irish, french and native culture all mixed into one canada have diverse languages the reason and importance of preserving and protecting the environment.