ERIC Number: EJ672051
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
Leadership Challenges in Indian Country.
American Indian Graduate, v2 n1 p8-9,28 Fall 2002
American Indian leaders must meld the holistic and cyclical world view of Indian peoples with the linear, rational world view of mainstream society. Tribal leaders need to be statesmen and ethical politicians. Economic and educational development must be based on disciplined long-range planning and a strong, Indian-controlled educational base. Native language retention is crucial to long-term cultural integrity. (TD)
Descriptors: Accountability, American Indians, Cultural Maintenance, Educational Needs, Leadership Qualities, Leadership Responsibility, Strategic Planning, Tribal Sovereignty, Tribally Controlled Education, World Views
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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