ERIC Number: ED041341
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Chicago Indians: The Effects of Urban Migration. The National Study of American Indian Education.
Neog, Prafulla; And Others
This study reviews the characteristics and service activities of all clients of the St. Augustine's Center for American Indians in Chicago in 1968 and compares them with the clients of 1967. This center focused its attention upon intensive counseling, emergency assistance, and referrals of Indian American in Chicago, or other urban settings. Data is included on: (1) 1968 client characteristics and service activities; (2) mobility; (3) family; (4) services; (5) the typical male client; (6) the typical female client; (7) differences in orientation; (8) differences associated with educational achievement; (9) non high school graduates; (10) high school graduates; (11) characteristics of 1967 and 1968 clients compared; and (12) 1969 service highlights and nature of the current operation. (KJ)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, American Indian Culture, American Indians, Client Characteristics (Human Services), Counseling, Cultural Influences, Cultural Pluralism, Emergency Programs, Family Characteristics, Guidance Centers, Individual Characteristics, Urban American Indians, Urban Culture, Urban Environment
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis. Training Center for Community Programs.