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ERIC Number: EJ400060
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1989
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Serving the Purpose of Education.
Okakok, Leona
Harvard Educational Review, v59 n4 p405-22 Nov 1989
Analyzes the differences between Northwest Alaska Inupiat and Western world views, discusses the history of Western culture's influence on Inupiat culture, and explains the effects of the Native school board's taking control of the educational system. Discusses the struggle to preserve the native language and to adapt a foreign educational system to Inupiat culture. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Alaska
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