American Indian Stories of Success: New Visions of Leadership in Indian Country

Editors: Gipp, Gerald E., Warner, Linda Sue and Pease, Janine et al.
Publication Year: 2015
Publisher: Praeger

ISBN: 978-1-44-083140-9
Category: History - United States -- History
Image Count: 9
Book Status: Pending
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This book is written primarily for those young leaders who are beginning careers where they work with Indian tribes and organizations. Each of the stories found in the book represent significant challenges and barriers, along with the reflections of having lived these experiences to become a stronger leader. This book can help younger leaders avoid the mistakes of the past and will help them develop the skills that will sustain them.

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Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • Notes on Usage
  • SECTION 1 Wisdomkeeper
  • One Visions of Educational Revolution - Dave Archambault Sr.
  • Two BIA Indian Education Reform 1979 - Earl J. Barlow
  • Three Perspectives - Robert Keams Chiago
  • Four A Community of Leaders: American Indian Education Policy Development - David Beaulieu
  • Five The Elder Link - Rosemary Ackley Christensen
  • Six Leadership and Community - Joe McDonald
  • Seven Creating Sacred Places - Sandra J. Fox
  • SECTION 2 Storyteller
  • Eight In the Spirit of Life Renewed - David M. Gipp
  • Nine May It Always Be So - Perry Horse
  • Ten Visions Revisited: Leadership in Indian Country - Cynthia Lindquist
  • Eleven Helps the People: The Dance of the Seasons (Ak bi li kkux she’: Ash he'e lee taa li ssua): A Retrospective on Leadership - Janine Pease
  • Twelve Concrete Teepees, Faceless Bureaucrats, and Learned Helplessness - Linda Sue Warner
  • SECTION 3 Role Model
  • Thirteen Leadership - Barbara Bartone
  • Fourteen No Mountain Too High - Don Day
  • Fifteen The Tribal College Movement: My Observation of Leadership in Indian Country - John Forkenbrock
  • Sixteen A Perspective: Indian Education and the Federal Workplace - Gerald E. Gipp
  • Seventeen Visions Revisited: Increasing the Number of American Indian Health Professionals - Lois Fister Steele
  • Eighteen Studying Exceptional Leaders to Create a Model of Effectiveness - Rick St. Germaine
  • Nineteen Leadership and Indian Education: A Dozen Observations - John W. Tippeconnic III
  • SECTION 4 Observer
  • Twenty Cultivating Education for Cultural Sustainability in Alaska Native Communities - Ray Barnhardt
  • Twenty-One What Are Characteristics of Effective Leaders Based on 40-Plus Years of Living and Learning? - Roger Bordeaux
  • Twenty-Two Transferring Knowledge of the Tribal College Movement - Cheryl Crazy Bull
  • Twenty-Three Journey into Leadership - Denny Sparr Hurtado
  • Twenty-Four A Tribal College President - Thomas Shortbull
  • Leadership Model
  • About the Editors and Contributors