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Related Course Links and Resources

Below is a general list of online links and resources that individuals can access to learn more about Native nation building, governance, and leadership.

Related Links

Indigenous Governance Database

Harvard Project on American Indian Economic Development

Institute for Tribal Government (Portland State University)

Centre for First Nations Governance

Related Resources

Introduction to Nation Building (NNI’s “Native Nation Building” TV series)

Moving Toward Nation Building (NNI’s “Native Nation Building” TV series)

Honoring Nations (Harvard Project on American Indian Economic Development)

The Governance Toolkit (National Centre for First Nations Governance)

Great Tribal Leaders of Modern Times (Institute for Tribal Government)

Myths and Realities of Tribal Sovereignty: The Law and Economics of Indian Self-Rule (Native Nations Institute and Harvard Project on American Indian Economic Development)

Seizing the Future: Why Some Native Nations Do and Others Don’t (Native Nations Institute and Harvard Project on American Indian Economic Development)

Sovereignty and Nation-Building: The Development Challenge in Indian Country Today (Native Nations Institute and Harvard Project on American Indian Economic Development)

Two Approaches to Economic Development on American Indian Reservations: One Works, the Other Doesn’t (Native Nations Institute and Harvard Project on American Indian Economic Development)

How Do You Hit the Ground Running?: Strategies for Handling the Load and Forging Ahead (by Jaime Pinkham)

Governance, Leadership and the Cherokee Nation (by Wilma Mankiller)