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ERIC Number: EJ726184
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2005
Pages: 14
Abstractor: Author
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0161-6463
The Southwest Oregon Research Project: Strengthening Coquille Sovereignty with Archival Research and Gift Giving
Younker, Jason
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, v29 n2 p1 Spr 2005
A personal and tribal history outlining the steps that the Coquille took to strengthen the claim to tribal sovereignty through investment in tribal education, active participation in academic research, and the reestablishment of relationships through gift giving is presented. Coquille scholars initiated the tribe's most successful endeavors, the Southwest Oregon Research Project, a major contributor to the Coquille tribe's cultural revitalization and return to socioeconomic and regional political prominence.
UCLA American Indian Studies Center, 3220 Campbell Hall, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1548. Web site:
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
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Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Oregon