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To Remain an Indian: Lessons in Democracy from a Century of Native American Education
Contributor(s): McCarty, T. L., McCarty, Teresa L.
ISBN: 0807747165     ISBN-13: 9780807747162
Publisher: Teachers College Pr
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Product Type: Paperback - Other Formats
Published: July 2006
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Annotation: In this fascinating portrait of American Indian education over the past century, the authors critically evaluate U.S. education policies and practices--from early 20th century federal incarnations of colonial education through the contemporary standards movement. In the process, they reveal the falseness of fears attached to notions of "dangerous cultural difference," and convey the promise of diversity as a source of national strength.
Additional Information
Library of Congress Subjects:
Indians of North America; Education.
Off-reservation boarding schools; United States; History.
Indian students; United States; History.
BISAC Categories:
- History | United States
Dewey: 371.829/97
LCCN: 2006043864
Academic/Grade Level: Scholarly/Graduate
Series: Multicultural Education
Book type: Non-Fiction
Physical Information: 6.00" H x 9.00" W x 0.50" (0.70 lbs) 213 pages