ERIC Number: EJ634458
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Debunking the Pocahontas Paradox: The Need for a Humanistic Perspective.
Portman, Tarrell Awe Agahe; Herring, Roger D.
Journal of Humanistic Counseling, Education and Development, v40 n2 p185-99 Fall 2001
Historical and contemporary stereotypes of Native American Indian women have resulted in inaccurate and insensitive images. Mass media, movies, and printed materials continue to portray Native American Indian women as either princesses or savages. The purpose of this article is to provide a more humanistic perspective of this population. (Contains 65 references.) (Author)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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