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Sarah DeesSarah Dees

501 McClung Tower
University of Tennessee
Knoxville, TNĀ  37996-0450

Phone: 865-974-2466
Fax: (865) 974-0965
Email: Profile

Sarah E. Dees is an ethnohistorian whose research examines the relationship between race and religion as it has been articulated in scholarly, legal, and popular realms. Her first book-length project is based on her dissertation, "The Scientific Study of Native American Religions, 1879-1903." She teaches courses on American and Indigenous religions and cultures.

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