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ERIC Number: EJ549661
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0021-8731
"Two People": An American Indian Narrative of Bicultural Identity.
Garrett, Michael Tlanusta
Journal of American Indian Education, v36 n1 p1-21 Fall 1996
Discusses effects of acculturation on American Indian youth in terms of bicultural competence and identity development. The narrative or life-story of a Cherokee elder who is both mainstream physician and traditional medicine man elaborates on the traditional Indian approach to "learning the Medicine," and is divided according to five stages of bicultural identity development. Contains 40 references. (Author/SV)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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