Collaborative Programs in Indigenous Communities: From Fieldwork to Practice

Collaborative Programs in Indigenous Communities: From Fieldwork to Practice

by Barbara Harrison
     
 

ISBN-10: 0759100616

ISBN-13: 9780759100619

Pub. Date: 10/28/2001

Publisher: AltaMira Press

Harrison's book is a valuable reference for developing collaborative programs between indigenous groups and outside experts. In it she outlines the process of program design, data collection, analysis, and interpretation. Program designers, researchers, or fieldworkers will find this book valuable for formal or pilot projects in developing a variety of programs…  See more details below

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Harrison's book is a valuable reference for developing collaborative programs between indigenous groups and outside experts. In it she outlines the process of program design, data collection, analysis, and interpretation. Program designers, researchers, or fieldworkers will find this book valuable for formal or pilot projects in developing a variety of programs including economic development, education, social services, and health. The rich case study materials provide useful detail about collaborative programs in Alaskan Native communities and in New Zealand Maori communities. This book will be a valuable tool in anthropological practice and research methods, for courses in ethnographic methods, comparative indigenous studies, multicultural education, and Native American studies.

Author Biography: Barbara Harrison is Senior Research Fellow at the School of Maori and Pacific Development, University of Waikato, New Zealand.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780759100619
Publisher:
AltaMira Press
Publication date:
10/28/2001
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
5.74(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.66(d)

Table of Contents

Pt. 1Surviving and Succeeding in Collaborative Programs1
1European and Indigenous Contact History: The United States, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand5
2The Evolution of Collaborative Programs31
3Collaborative Fieldworkers47
4Designing Collaborative Programs79
Pt. 2Lessons Learned103
5The Small High Schools Project, 1977-78107
6College Pilot Projects, 1978-81133
7Manokotak School, 1983-85161
8Rakaumanga School, 1986-87169
9The Community Training Centre, 1986-90189
10Maori Community Projects, 1990-96211
11Collaborative Programs in Indigenous Communities225
AppDraft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples239
References251
Author Index257
Subject Index261
About the Author265

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