Skip to main content

Introduction to Tribal Legal Studies (Third Edition)

  • Publication: Alta Mira Press

2015, Justin Richland, Alta Mira Press

Cover of Introduction to Tribal Legal Studies (Third Edition)

Authors: Justin Richland and Sarah Deer

"In clear and straightforward language, Justin B. Richland and Sarah Deer discuss the history and structure of tribal justice systems; the scope of criminal and civil jurisdictions; and the various means by which the integrity of tribal courts is maintained. This book is an indispensable resource for students, tribal leaders, and tribal communities interested in the complicated relationship between tribal, federal, and state law. The third edition provides significant updates on all changes in laws affecting the tribes, including the Tribal Law and Order Act and the Violence Against Women Act 2013 Reauthorization." 

Site design by Webitects

© 2022 American Bar Foundation (
750 North Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60611-4403
(312) 988-6500
Contact Us
Contact the Fellows
Media Contacts
Privacy policy
Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in ABF publications are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the American Bar Foundation or the American Bar Association. The AMERICAN BAR FOUNDATION, ABF and related seal trademarks as used by the American Bar Foundation are owned by the American Bar Association and used under license.