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ERIC Number: EJ561747
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Survival in Our Own Way: Tribal Colleges and Indian Communities. An Interview with James Shanley.
Harris, David D.
Native Americas, v14 n4 p30-33 Win 1997
James Shanley, president of Fort Peck Community College (Montana), discusses the intertwined issues of unemployment, welfare reform, and economic development needs on American Indian reservations; the role of tribal colleges in job training and economic development; criticism of tribal colleges for not pursuing scholarship to validate indigenous knowledge systems; the shortage of Indian faculty; and institutional survival issues. (SV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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