Social Issues In Contemporary Native America

Author: Hilary N. Weaver
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317053885
Size: 24.59 MB
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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.

American Indians And The Urban Experience

Author: Susan Lobo
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780742502758
Size: 41.49 MB
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A pervasive rural/urban dichotomy still shapes the popular and scholarly perceptions of Native Americans, but this is a false expression of a complex and constantly changing reality.

Mental Health Care For Urban Indians

Author: Tawa M. Witko
Publisher: Amer Psychological Assn
Size: 66.75 MB
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Mental Health Care for Urban Indians: Cultural Insights from Native Practitioners is the first clinical book written by American Indian scholars working in Indian communities.

Indian Country

Author: Gail Guthrie Valaskakis
Publisher: Wilfrid Laurier Univ. Press
ISBN: 1554588103
Size: 53.95 MB
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This book is an important contribution to Native studies that will appeal to anyone interested in First Nations’ experience and popular culture.

The Beginning And End Of Rape

Author: Sarah Deer
ISBN: 9780816696338
Size: 27.41 MB
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Violence against Native women is historical and political, bounded by oppression and colonial violence. This book, like all of Sarah Deer's work, is aimed at engaging the problem head-on--and ending it.

The Last American Man

Author: Elizabeth Gilbert
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1408806878
Size: 26.14 MB
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Told with Elizabeth Gilbert's trademark wit and spirit, this is a fascinating, intimate portrait of an endlessly complicated man: a visionary, a narcissist, a brilliant but flawed modern hero.

Indigenous Education

Author: W. James Jacob
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 9401793557
Size: 28.82 MB
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In addition to case perspectives from 12 countries and global regions, the volume includes five conceptual chapters on topics that influence indigenous education, including policy debates, the media, the united nations, formal and informal ...

The Truth About Stories

Author: Thomas King
Publisher: House of Anansi
ISBN: 0887846963
Size: 80.89 MB
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Winner of the 2003 Trillium Book Award "Stories are wondrous things," award-winning author and scholar Thomas King declares in his 2003 CBC Massey Lectures.

Social Life And Issues

Author: Roe Bubar
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 1438101309
Size: 72.87 MB
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Study the social issues faced by Native Americans within the context of the genesis of the problems and what efforts have been made to address them. Some of the subjects covered include health, HIV/AIDS, and violence against women.