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ERIC Number: EJ630461
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0010-3829
Community Development by American Indian Tribes: Five Case Studies of Establishing Policy for Tribal Members with Disabilities.
Dwyer, Kathy; Fowler, LaDonna; Seekins, Tom; Locust, Carol; Clay, Julie
Journal of the Community Development Society, v31 n2 p197-215 2000
The Tribal Disability Actualization Process used culturally appropriate deliberation processes and particpatory action research in considering policies for American Indians with disabilities. Talking circles on five reservations were used to achieve consensus on the needs of people with disabilities and derive community-driven solutions that are respectful of tribal sovereignty. (Contains 28 references.) (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Americans with Disabilities Act 1990