ERIC Number: EJ387905
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
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Questions of Assertion, Diversity, and Spirituality: Simultaneously Becoming a Minority and a Sociologist.
Standing Bear, Z. G.
American Sociologist, v19 n4 p363-71 Win 1988
Considers American Indian victimization in terms of the theoretical bases of structural determinants, interactional determinants, and culture contact and labeling. Discusses Robert K. Merton's adaptations to stress and urges their extension. Traces the author's life journey in trying to understand the nature of coercion by the dominant culture as inflicted upon the American Indian. (KO)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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