By Robert S. McPherson,Jim Dandy,Sarah E. Burak
Born within the early Nineteen Forties in northern Arizona’s excessive state barren region, Jim Dandy all started lifestyles imbued with the traditions of the Navajo humans. Raised by way of his father and grandfather—both medication men—and a grandmother steeped in Navajo practices, he embraced their teachings and of their footsteps. yet attending the LDS Placement software in northern Utah replaced his life’s path while he turned a member of the Mormon Church. Following commencement from highschool, Jim served an LDS venture between his humans, bought a bachelor’s measure, and entered the workforce in southeastern Utah as a profession counselor, instructor, and neighborhood recommend who greater academic possibilities at the Navajo Reservation.
Jim has led a lifetime of carrier and educating. He keeps the conventional philosophy with which he used to be raised and the Mormon ideals that he realized and maintains to stick with; his existence displays the values inherent in those assorted worlds. Readers drawn to Navajo philosophy will locate his mix of those detailed perspectives interesting, whereas others will greater comprehend the consequences of the debatable placement application at the lifetime of one person. even though, this can be basically the nice and cozy tale of a man’s lifestyles between his humans and his love for them and their culture.
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Navajo Tradition, Mormon Life: The Autobiography and Teachings of Jim Dandy by Robert S. McPherson,Jim Dandy,Sarah E. Burak