1978 Education and Elders Conference 1
Canadian Plains Research Centre
A conference where several speakers discuss the role of elders in educating young people and the loss of respect for the elders in modern Indian society. Transcribed by Joanne Greenwood.
18 p. transcript of an Elders conference that occurred during February 1978. Tape number IH-OM.11, transcript disc 84.
Alcohol -- Abuse of, Chiefs and chieftainship -- Respect for, Children -- Raising of, Christian churches -- And Indian religion, Christian churches -- Attitudes toward, Education -- Advanced, Education -- And cultural suppression, Education -- Attitudes toward, Education -- Day schools, Education -- Traditional, Elders -- Respect for, Elders -- Role of, Family -- Care of elderly, Missionaries -- Influence of, Nature -- And Spirituality, Nature -- Relationship to, Power -- Prophets and diviners, Religion and Spirituality -- Prayer, Values -- Kinship, Values -- Respect, Values -- Sharing, Values -- The right way to live, Work -- Shared