Celebrating Philleo's Life

  1. Ruth H. Landman and
  2. Katherine Spencer Halpern
  1. Ada Deer

Published Online: 20 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444307030.ch5

Applied Anthropologist and Public Servant: The Life and Work of Philleo Nash

Applied Anthropologist and Public Servant: The Life and Work of Philleo Nash

How to Cite

Deer, A. (1989) Celebrating Philleo's Life, in Applied Anthropologist and Public Servant: The Life and Work of Philleo Nash (eds R. H. Landman and K. S. Halpern), Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444307030.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 APR 2009
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780913167281

Online ISBN: 9781444307030

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Keywords:

  • Celebrating Philleo's Life;
  • Ada Deer's comments on Philleo and the encirclement of Philleo, his spirit, his zest, his energy;
  • Bureau of lndian Affairs - a big, important bureaucracy for lndian people;
  • Menominee Restoration Act was successful - the knowledge and skill that Ada had obtained through contact and work in the Bureau of lndian Affairs;
  • Ada's campaign for Secretary of State for Wisconsin - Edith and Philleo Nash actively supporting Ada Deer's cause;
  • Philleo his sense of humanity, his kinship with all people, and his special kinship to American Indians;
  • Ada Deer Scholarship Fund - having Philleo there, as mentor, former employer and consultant;
  • positive attitude toward type of policymaking and operations that Philleo Nash exemplified and carried out