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xX-Posted from H-NET List for African History and Culture <H-AFRICA@H-NET.MSU.EDU> From: Joyce Youmans <youmans@MAIL.H-NET.MSU.EDU> _______ From: "Steven Danver" <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: Thu, May 20, 2010 4:04 pm Call for Contributors: Native Peoples of the World /Native Peoples of the World/, to be published by the acclaimed academic reference publishing house, M.E. Sharpe, will be a first-of-its-kind global look at the Indigenous people groups of the world, the nations where they live, and the issues that impact their lives. This three-volume work, edited by Steven L. Danver and associate editors Marc Becker, Patit Mishra, Barbara Bennett Peterson, Hakeem Tijani, and Harald Haarmann; will examine the complex relationships between the world's indigenous groups and the societies that surround them. Of particular interest will be borderlands issues that arise when indigenous groups are either migratory across international borders or have territories that span international borders. It will serve both as a primer for people wishing to learn about indigenous relations worldwide, and a ready-reference resource for people wishing to easily locate information on specific groups, nations, and topics. Because of its organization and different types of entries, it will provide both a depth and a breadth of information, making it an indispensable resource on the topic. We are currently looking for contributors to write many of the entries for this work, many of which have to do with Africa. Please send a copy of your c.v. to email@example.com if you are possibly interested in participating in this reference work, and we will be happy to forward you a copy of the entry list. Thank you in advance for your interest in the project! Dr. Steven L. Danver Walden University