This course presents an overview of developing policies to address issues and opportunities with Tribal nations. This will review tribal regulatory functions and policy-making from internal and external tribal perspectives. A variety of models for understanding policy and policy processes are provided and discussion and lecture will revolve around these issues. Decision-making, processes will be examined from the perspective of building political capacity into tribal institutions. The course is designed to confront complex and changing alternatives by expanding policy analysis skills that build political capacity and contribute to the development of equitable and economically feasible policy alternatives. This work leads to the development of a research proposal that serves as the foundation for the capstone research.
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Jan 10-12, 24-26, 1-5p Fri, 9a-5p Sat/Sun