ERIC Number: ED124343
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: N/A
American Indian Urbanization. Institute Monograph Series Number 4.
Waddell, Jack O.,; Watson, O. Michael
The nine essays in this monograph represent an expanded outgrowth of "The American Indian in Urban Society" (1971) and an attempt at improvement. The essays are titled as follows: (1) "Federal Policy and the Urban Indian" (Federal policy affecting the urbanization of Indian populations); (2) "Urbanization in a Reservation Community: The Hopi Indians of Moenkopi" (this Arizona pueblo is discussed in terms of the urban, economic, and political aspects of an agency town); (3) "Who Controls the Indians?: Social Manipulation in an Ethnic Enclave" (analysis of an Arizona company town where certain Papagos were granted political powers over their fellow Indians by the company); (4) "Interaction and Adaptation Among Small City Chippewa" (the relationship between individual variations and the differences in personal social networks among Minnesota Chippewa); (5) "The Chicago American Indian Center: Two Decades" (concept development, organizational history, and program development); (6) "The Indians of New York City" (focuses on the Mohawks); (7) "Compartmentalization as a Factor in Urban Adjustment: The Kiowa Case" (San Francisco Bay Area); (8) "Kinship, Friendship, and Enclave: The Problem of American Indian Urbanization" (the social networks of Navajo-Denver migrants); (9) "Transplanting and Revitalizing of Indian Cultures in the City" (a Navajo-Kiowa comparison). (JC)
Descriptors: Agencies, American Indian Reservations, American Indians, Comparative Analysis, Cultural Awareness, Essays, Federal Government, Migrants, Nonreservation American Indians, Policy Formation, Politics, Program Descriptions, Social Adjustment, Social Change, Social Relations, Urbanization
Institute for the Study of Social Change, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907 ($4.00)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Purdue Univ., Lafayette, IN. Inst. for the Study of Social Change.
Identifiers - Location: Arizona; California; Colorado (Denver); New York (New York)