The Navajo Nation and Extension Programs

Publication Year: 
2008
Publication Type: 
Article
Citation: 
University of Arizona, AZ1470
FRTEP - 1862

This article gives and overview of extension programs on the Navajo Reservation.  It covers the geographic, social, and  economic setting, communities, language, education, and economic activities.

The Navajo Nation (Diné in Navajo language) includes everything important to the Navajo: the land, kinship, language, religion, and the right to govern them selves, known as tribal sovereignty.