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Boarding School Blues: Revisiting American Indian Educational Experiences (…



Boarding School Blues Like the figures in the ancient oral literature of Native Americans, children who lived through the American Indian boarding school experience became heroes, bravely facing a monster not of their own making. This volume shows how American Indian boarding schools provided both positive and negative influences for Native American children. Full description


Boarding School Blues

Pub Date : 2006 | Author : Clifford E. Trafzer | Publisher : U of Nebraska Press

ISBN 10 : 0803294638
ISBN 13 : 9780803294639

An in depth look at boarding schools and their effect on the Native students...


Education For Extinction

Pub Date : 1995 | Author : David Wallace Adams | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : UOM:39015034911902
ISBN 13 :

The last "Indian War" was fought against Native American children in the dormitories and classrooms of government boarding schools. Only by removing Indian children from their home..


Away From Home

Pub Date : 2000 | Author : Margaret Archuleta | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 0934351627
ISBN 13 : 9780934351621

Shares the stories of American Indians surviving the institutional life of boarding schools, descring Native Americans' faith, love for their heritage, resilience, and ability to l..


Kill The Indian Save The Man

Pub Date : 2004-11-30 | Author : Ward Churchill | Publisher : City Lights Publishers

ISBN 10 : 0872864391
ISBN 13 : 9780872864399

For five consecutive generations, from roughly 1880 to 1980, Native American children in the United States and Canada were forcibly taken from their families and relocated to resid..


Battlefield And Classroom

Pub Date : 1964 | Author : Richard Henry Pratt | Publisher : University of Oklahoma Press

ISBN 10 : 0806136030
ISBN 13 : 9780806136035

General Richard Henry Pratt, best known as the founder and longtime superintendent of the influential Carlisle Indian School in Pennsylvania, profoundly shaped Indian education and..


White Man S Club

Pub Date : 2007 | Author : Jacqueline Fear-Segal | Publisher : U of Nebraska Press

ISBN 10 : 9780803220249
ISBN 13 : 0803220243

Asking the reader to consider the legacy of nineteenth-century acculturation policies, White Man's Club incorporates the life stories and voices of Native students and traces the s..


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