TITLE

The Healing Power of Well-Reported Words

AUTHOR(S)
Oakes, Larry
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Fall2005, Vol. 59 Issue 3, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a narrative of the author's visit to Leech Lake Ojibwe Reservation, northern Minnesota, to investigate the various crimes committed by young people there. Effort of the author to understand how and why things had gotten so much worse; Examples of crimes committed by young people; Series that appeared in Minneapolis's "Star Tribune" in April 2004 which focused on children who committed various types of crimes in the area.
ACCESSION #
18461988

 

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