Indian, The: America's Unfinished Business

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University of Oklahoma Press
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Part of Stetson Kennedy Library
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1968
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Report of the Commission on the Rights and Responsibilities of the American Indian.

Chapters on the current law, tribal governments , interrelation between Federal State and Tribal Laws, economic development, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Education and health,.

Their concluding recommendation: An objective which should undergird all Indian policy is that the individual, the Indian family, and the Indian community be motivated to participate in solving their own problems. The Indian must be given responsibility, must be afforded an opportunity he can utilize, and must develop faith in himself.

Facts compiled by: W.W.Keeler, Arthur M. Schlesinger, Sr., Charles Arthur Sprague, Karl N. Llewellyn, O. Meredith Wilson, Soia Mentschifkoff.