Raising healthy American Indian children: An indigenous perspective

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The kinship unit is very powerful. I want my descendants to have a strong sense of who their ancestors were and to understand that they have a responsibility to be a conduit for our culture. That is the only hope we have of ensuring the essence of our culture will continue.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationSocial Issues in Contemporary Native America
Subtitle of host publicationReflections from Turtle Island
PublisherAshgate Publishing Ltd.
Number of pages19
ISBN (Print)9781409452065
StatePublished - May 26 2014


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Day, P. A. (2014). Raising healthy American Indian children: An indigenous perspective. In Social Issues in Contemporary Native America: Reflections from Turtle Island (pp. 93-111). Ashgate Publishing Ltd..