Adult

Genocide Of The Mind

A collection of essays recording the determination of native people to retain their languages and culture. In sharing these experiences it is hoped that the secret of the survival of Indigenous societies will pass from legend into contemporary awareness.Includes contributions by Paula Gunn Allen,Simon Ortiz, Leslie Marmon Silko, Marijo Moore and many others.

The Power of Four: Leadership Lessons Of Crazy Horse

This book offers an Indigenous perspective on leadership, using the example set by the Lakota leader Crazy Horse as a model.Four key principles sre identified:Know yourself, Know your friends,Know the enemy, and Lead the way.The author attempts to show the universality of such principles and how it can be applied in contemporary times, not only as a guide for what leaders should be and how to lead, but also as an effective method for evaluating today’s leaders.(Social Studies/History)

Igniting The Sparkle

This book presents concepts that have been used for thousands of years in Ingigenous education. Dr.Cajete shows how we can inetgrate native ways of learning and teaching with mainstream education to revitalize the Euro-American educational system.(Indigenous Teaching/Best Practices)

For Indigenous Eyes Only: A Decolonization Handbook

Indigenous intellectuals have created a book with hands-on suggestions and activities to enable Indigenous communities to decolonize themselves.This book covers a wide range of topics including Indigenous governance,education,language,oral tradition,repatriation,images and stereotypes,diets, and truth-telling.It aims to facilitate critical thinking while fostering community discussions and plans for meaningful change.(Native American Studies)

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