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Which canoe are you in? A view from a First Nations person.

Author: Weaver, H.N.
Author Background:
Date 9/1/97
Type Journal
Journal Title: Reflections.
Volume/Pages 3(4) p. 12-17
Subject Matter Native Americans
Abstract This narrative discusses the meaning of foreignness from the perspective of an indigenous person. Issues of sovereignty and citizenship in Native Nations are discussed as they influence the author s decisions and actions as a socialworker and educator. Compatible areas and conflicts between her professional and Lakota cultures are discussed. (Journal abstract, edited.)