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AN 340: Native American Cultures: Example Topic / Search Term Generation

This guide was created in support of Dr. Carr's Spring 2018 AN 340: Native American Cultures course.

Example Topic / Search Term Generation

What were the effects of colonization on the Pamunkey Indian Tribe?


(Note that this is just one aspect of the topic. You will have to do multiple searches to find the information you need.)



No synonyms

Narrower: Mattaponi


Narrower: Cockacoeske / alt. Spelling: Cockacoeskie (individual)

Broader: Powhatan


Broader: Algonquian


Even broader: Virginia Indians


Synonym: contact


Synonym: settlement

Narrower: European colonization


European contact


Even narrower: British colonization


British contact

Broader: Immigration


Broader: Exploration