ERIC Number: ED041662
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Toward a Fundamental Program for the Training, Employment and Economic Equality of the American Indian.
Striner, Herbert E.
The W. E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research prepared this study for the Subcommittee on Economic Progress of the Joint Economic Committee, Congress of the United States. Discussions in the document include factual information which leads to the present status of American Indians, suggested plans for improving education, incentives to attract industry to the reservations, the Indian Development Corporation as a planning and funding agency, the need for ongoing leadership training, the need for immediate measures to decrease unemployment, improved housing as a source of training and employment, and reorganization for more effective Indian programs. (LS)
Descriptors: Agency Role, American Indians, Attitudes, Biculturalism, Development, Economic Factors, Educational Improvement, Employment Potential, Housing Needs, Program Development, Research Needs, Training
The W. E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research, 300 South Westnedge Ave., Kalamazoo, Michigan 49007 (one copy free; each additional copy, $0.25)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Joint Economic Committee, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Upjohn (W.E.) Inst. for Employment Research, Kalamazoo, MI.
Note: Reprint of a paper submitted to the Subcommittee on Economic Progress of the Joint Economic Committee, 90th Congress of the United States, 2nd Session