ERIC Number: EJ425963
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
American Indians in Higher Education: A History of Cultural Conflict.
Wright, Bobby; Tierney, William G.
Change, v23 n2 p11-18 Mar-Apr 1991
The history of American Indian participation in higher education is chronicled from the seventeenth century to the present, and challenges for the future are discussed briefly. Issues addressed include early colonial experiments, tribal resistance and support, use of education as assimilation, federal efforts, tribal colleges, and current demographic factors. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A