Social Issues In Contemporary Native America

Author: Hilary N. Weaver
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317053885
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This groundbreaking volume should be read by both educators and students in social work and other helping professions in the USA and Canada as well as all human service professionals working with Native Americans.

The Lure Of Images

Author: David Morgan
ISBN: 9780415409155
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Parallels between Modern Physics and Eastern Mysticism (Berkeley, CA:
Shambhala, 1975); Gary Zukav, The Dancing Wu Li Masters: An Overview of the
New Physics (New York: Morrow, 1979); and Marilyn Ferguson, The Aquarian
Conspiracy: Personal and Social Transformation in the 1980s (Los Angeles, CA:
J. P. Tarcher, 1980). 49 Ines Hernandez-Avila, "Meditations of the Spirit: Native
American Religious Traditions and the Ethics of Representation," in Lee Irwin, ed.
, Native ...

Religious Myths And Visions Of America

Author: Christopher Buck
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 0313359598
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Buck examines the religious significance of America by surveying those religions that have attached some kind of spiritual meaning to it.

Reference Encyclopedia Of The American Indian

Author: Barry T. Klein
Publisher: Todd Publications
ISBN: 9780915344772
Size: 31.51 MB
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To develop programs focusing on problems affecting the local community, such
as alcoholism, unemployment, housing, recreation, etc. To encourage the
training of high school students in the operation of broadcast facilities-radio."
Programs produced. All Nations Music, 1980- (features traditional and
contemporary Native American music, legends and stories); Memorial to James
Henry, former chairman of Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa, 5-minute piece
aired nationally on radio ...

Aboriginal Canada Revisited

Author: Kerstin Knopf
Publisher: University of Ottawa Press
ISBN: 0776618229
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From the Introduction: “[This collection helps] to highlight areas where the colonial legacy still takes its toll, to acknowledge the manifold ways of Aboriginal cultural expression, and to demonstrate where Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal ...


Author: Grant Arnold
Publisher: Douglas &McIntyre
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My art making is introspective in the examination of historical events and their
effects on native peoples today, a reflection of personal experience. There is a
questioning of the circumstances which ... The contemporary approach (nurtured
by a solid grounding in shamanic artistic roots) has led me and other Native
artists to raise questions about social/economic/ political/cultural issues specific
to ourselves and in a general world-wide context. I believe we need to work
towards a new ...

The Encyclopedia Of Religion And Nature K Z

Author: Bron Raymond Taylor
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He has traveled extensively on nature expeditions while making his home in
Long Island, New York. Matthiessen's writings evidence four major concerns: wild
nature, particularly threatened species and ecosystems; cultures rooted in nature
but marginalized by encroaching civilization; contemporary issues of social
justice, particularly with regard to Native Americans; and Zen Buddhist spirituality.
While the majority of his works are non-fiction, he also has published eight novels
, his ...


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Carefully written and well documented, these essays testify' to the substantial
efforts of dedicated women in progressive educational and social reform. ...
Truman State University 40-4743 E76 2002-7650 CIP Jones, Guy W. Lessons
from Turtle Island: Native curriculum in early childhood classrooms, by Guy W.
Jones and Sally Moomaw. ... They suggest ways to present Native Americans
and other minorities without inaccuracies, stereotyping, in- sensitivity, or errors of