ERIC Number: EJ631955
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Working with American Indians toward Educational Success.
Yurkovich, Eleanor E.
Journal of Nursing Education, v40 n6 p259-69 Sep 2001
Interviews with 18 American Indian nursing graduates identified core variables supporting their success: individual characteristics, instructors, institutions, and external environment. Individual properties that mattered were focus on goals, adjustment to dominant culture, self-assessment, assertiveness, use of a support community, socialization into student and nurse roles, and content mastery. (Contains 46 references.) (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme: Focus on Cultural Diversity.