Controversial Books for ARCNASL

This page shows the most "controversial" books in this library, as measured by the highest standard deviation of members' star ratings.

Standard Deviation Avaliação média Your Rating Título
1.126 3.48 House Made of Dawn de N. Scott Momaday
1.125 3.4 The World of the American Indian de National Geographic Society
1.114 3.69 The Way to Rainy Mountain de N. Scott Momaday
1.081 3.79 Popol Vuh de Quiché Maya
1.076 4.06 In Mad Love and War de Joy Harjo
1.066 3.83 Ceremony de Leslie Marmon Silko
1.056 3.85 Trail of Tears: The Rise and Fall of the Cherokee Nation de John Ehle
1.046 3.68 The Five Love Languages of Teenagers de Gary Chapman
1.042 3.56 I, Rigoberta Menchú: An Indian Woman In Guatemala de Rigoberta Menchú
1.038 3.73 Waterlily de Ella Cara Deloria
1.031 3.89 Daughters of Copper Woman de Anne Cameron
1.027 4.11 Jingle Dancer de Cynthia Leitich Smith
1.027 4 All Our Relations: Native Struggles for Land and Life de Winona LaDuke
1.021 3.56 The Teachings of Don Juan: A Yaqui Way of Knowledge de Carlos Castaneda
1.006 3.78 Ishi in Two Worlds de Theodora Kroeber
0.997 3.92 Seven Arrows de Hyemeyohsts Storm
0.981 4.02 The Man Who Killed the Deer de Frank Waters
0.98 3.59 Discourse on Method / Meditations on First Philosophy de René Descartes
0.978 4.03 Green Grass, Running Water de Thomas King
0.973 4.13 Pedagogy of the Oppressed de Paulo Freire
0.97 4.09 In the Absence of the Sacred: The Failure of Technology and the Survival of the Indian Nations de Jerry Mander
0.968 3.89 Flight de Sherman Alexie
0.957 3.83 The Five Love Languages of Children de Gary Chapman
0.957 3.76 The Blue Jay's Dance: A Birth Year de Louise Erdrich
0.956 3.77 Always Running: La Vida Loca: Gang Days in L.A. de Luis J. Rodriguez
0.951 3.93 The Middle Ground: Indian, Empires, and Republics in the Great Lakes Region, 1650-1815 de Richard White
0.943 3.95 Touch the Earth: A Self Portrait of Indian Existence de T. C. McLuhan
0.942 4.02 Indian Givers: How the Indians of the Americas Transformed the World de Jack Weatherford
0.942 3.82 People of the Earth: An Introduction to World Prehistory de Brian M. Fagan
0.941 3.9 The Land of Little Rain de Mary Austin
0.941 3.73 Give Me My Father's Body: The Life of Minik, the New York Eskimo de Kenn Harper
0.938 4.09 In the Spirit of Crazy Horse de Peter Matthiessen
0.938 4.1 Dumbing Us Down: The Hidden Curriculum of Compulsory Schooling de John Taylor Gatto
0.931 3.95 God Is Red: A Native View of Religion de Jr. Vine Deloria
0.927 3.77 Medicine River de Thomas King
0.926 3.89 So Far from God de Ana Castillo
0.925 4.05 A People's History of American Empire: A Graphic Adaptation de Paul Buhle
0.922 4.14 An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States de Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz
0.919 3.92 Breaking Open the Head: A Psychedelic Journey into the Heart of Contemporary Shamanism de Daniel Pinchbeck
0.917 3.86 Tracks de Louise Erdrich
0.913 3.77 Indian Killer de Sherman Alexie
0.913 3.72 American Indian Stories de Zitkala-Ša
0.91 3.9 Heart Berries: A Memoir de Terese Marie Mailhot
0.909 4.11 The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse de Louise Erdrich
0.907 3.91 Love Medicine de Louise Erdrich
0.906 3.99 Black Elk Speaks: Being the Life Story of a Holy Man of the Oglala Sioux de John G. Neihardt
0.903 4.11 The Journey of Crazy Horse: A Lakota History de Joseph M. Marshall, III
0.903 3.76 A Forest of Kings: The Untold Story of the Ancient Maya de Linda Schele
0.9 3.87 Trickster Makes This World: Mischief, Myth, and Art de Lewis Hyde
0.896 3.83 Lakota Woman de Mary Brave Bird
0.895 3.91 Reservation Blues de Sherman Alexie
0.893 4.01 The Name of War: King Philip's War and the Origins of American Identity de Jill Lepore
0.881 3.84 The Conquest of the Incas de John Hemming
0.879 3.7 The Beet Queen de Louise Erdrich
0.875 3.92 Ishi: Last of His Tribe de Theodora Kroeber
0.874 3.94 Crazy Brave: A Memoir de Joy Harjo
0.871 4 All the Real Indians Died off and 20 Other Myths About Native Americans de Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz
0.869 4.21 The Last Hours of Ancient Sunlight: Waking Up to Personal and Global Transformation de Thom Hartmann
0.867 3.77 Gardens in the Dunes de Leslie Marmon Silko
0.852 4 The Business of Fancydancing: Stories and Poems de Sherman Alexie
0.847 4.05 Custer Died for Your Sins: An Indian Manifesto de Jr. Vine Deloria
0.845 4.06 The Sacred Hoop: Recovering the Feminine in American Indian Traditions de Paula Gunn Allen
0.843 3.95 The Toughest Indian in the World de Sherman Alexie
0.837 3.95 Ten Little Indians de Sherman Alexie
0.836 4.09 Empire of the Summer Moon: Quanah Parker and the Rise and Fall of the Comanches, the Most Powerful Indian Tribe in American History de S. C. Gwynne
0.835 3.93 Yellow Woman and a Beauty of the Spirit de Leslie Marmon Silko
0.83 4.02 Savages de Joe Kane
0.829 4.04 Fools Crow de James Welch
0.829 4.18 Red Earth, White Lies: Native Americans and the Myth of Scientific Fact de Vine Deloria, Jr.
0.827 3.93 Cheyenne Autumn de Mari Sandoz
0.824 4.2 The Circuit: Stories from the Life of a Migrant Child de Francisco Jimenez
0.823 4.21 The North American Indian: The Complete Portfolios de Edward S. Curtis
0.822 3.84 Killing Custer: The Battle of the Little Bighorn and the Fate of the Plains Indians de James Welch
0.819 4.13 The Indian Tipi: Its History, Construction, and Use de Reginald Laubin
0.819 4.15 Discourse on Colonialism de Aimé Césaire
0.813 4.2 Lame Deer, Seeker of Visions de John Fire Lame Deer
0.802 4.27 Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee de Dee Brown
0.8 3.71 War Dances de Sherman Alexie
0.798 3.96 The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven de Sherman Alexie
0.792 4.16 1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus de Charles C. Mann
0.791 3.82 On the Rez de Ian Frazier
0.789 4.19 Changes in the Land: Indians, Colonists, and the Ecology of New England de William Cronon
0.786 4.27 The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian de Sherman Alexie
0.781 4 There There de Tommy Orange
0.781 4 The Round House de Louise Erdrich
0.78 4.38 The Unbreakable Code de Sara Hoagland Hunter
0.776 4.13 The Legend of the Indian Paintbrush de Tomie dePaola
0.763 4.07 Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI de David Grann
0.757 3.92 Geronimo: His Own Story: The Autobiography of a Great Patriot Warrior de Geronimo
0.754 3.69 A History of the Indians of the United States de Angie Debo
0.737 3.88 American Indian Myths and Legends de Richard Erdoes
0.729 3.84 One Stick Song de Sherman Alexie
0.728 4.2 The Distance Between Us: A Memoir de Reyna Grande
0.728 4.2 Wisdom Sits in Places: Landscape and Language Among the Western Apache de Keith H. Basso
0.706 4.11 Native American Testimony: A Chronicle of Indian-White Relations from Prophecy to the Present de Peter Nabokov
0.694 4.18 Storyteller de Leslie Marmon Silko
0.694 4.11 The Teacher Wars: A History of America's Most Embattled Profession de Dana Goldstein
0.676 4.35 American Holocaust: The Conquest of the New World de David E. Stannard
0.622 4.19 The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee: Native America from 1890 to the Present de David Treuer
0.579 3.72 The Soul of the Indian: An Interpretation de Charles Alexander Eastman
0.516 4.27 Paying the Land de Joe Sacco