1981 Elders' Conference 4/4
Canadian Plains Research Centre
A conference about prophecies and the recovery of traditional values, the role of Elders in the community, and the philosophy and practice of traditional medicine.
15 p. transcript of an Elders conference conducted during August 1981. Tape number IH-OM.13-3, transcript disc 87.
Ceremonialism -- Pipes, Children -- Raising of, Education -- Attitudes toward, Education -- Traditional, Elders -- As teachers, Elders -- Respect for, Medicine and curing practices -- Western medicine (vs.), Medicine and curing practices -- And plant remedies, Medicine and curing practices -- Prayer, Medicine men and women -- Education of, Medicine men and women -- Payment for, Nature -- Relationship to, Power -- Prophets and diviners, Religion and Spirituality -- Christian religions (vs.), Religion and Spirituality -- Revival of, Stories and storytelling (General) -- Prophecies, Values -- Respect