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Author Khachadoorian, Angelle A.

Title Inside the eagle's head [electronic resource] : an American Indian college / Angelle A. Khachadoorian.

Imprint Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, c2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xii, 241 p. : ill., map.
Series Contemporary American Indian studies
Contemporary American Indian studies.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Entering the turquoise gates : the Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute -- Thinking and talking about SIPI : narratives and metaphors -- "A standing army of school teachers" : American Indian education, assimilation, and the BIA -- Taking a new path : the decision to attend SIPI -- Life within the eagle's head -- SIPI is a reservation : family, friends, and mentors -- SIPI is what you make it : academics, administration, and working around the system -- SIPI is an opportunity : giving students the chance to dream -- Appendix. Studying the Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute.
Indian universities and colleges -- New Mexico -- Albuquerque.
Indian college students -- New Mexico -- Albuquerque -- Attitudes.
Indian college students -- United States -- Attitudes.
Indians of North America -- Education (Higher) -- New Mexico -- Albuquerque.
Indians of North America -- Education (Higher) -- Government policy -- United States.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780817356149 (pbk. alk. paper)
0817356142 (pbk. alk. paper)
9780817383534 (e-book)

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