Cooperative Extension Service, South Dakota State College
Part one of this study is an analytical description of the South Dakota Indian culture using the framework of a social systems theory. It is designed to provide Extension workers and others with a better knowledge to use as a basis for sound educational program planning, developing improved teaching methods, and evaluating results.
Malan, Vernon D., "The Social System of the Dakota Indians" (1962). SDSU Extension Circulars. 439.