This paper attempts to create a forum for discovering the appropriate questions related to these issues, including questions that might spark a related and much needed research agenda on this topic, and provide new information for a tribal discussion about (a) the appropriateness of mainstream asset-building approaches in Indian communities; (b) a framework for a unique approach to asset-building in Indian communities; and (c) the application of such an asset-building approach in Indian communities.
Project: Native Assets
Hicks, S., Edwards, K., Dennis, M. K., & Finsel, C. (2005). Asset-building in tribal communities: Generating Native discussion and practical approaches (CSD Policy Report No. 05-19). St. Louis, MO: Washington University, Center for Social Development.