Education for extinction : American Indians and the boarding school experience, 1875-1928

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 homes for extended periods of time, policymakers reasoned, could white "civilization" take root while ch...

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Main Author: Adams, David Wallace.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, ©1
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Table of Contents:
  • pt. 1. Civilization. 1. Reform. 2. Models. 3. System
  • pt. 2. Education. 4. Institution. 5. Classroom. 6. Rituals
  • pt. 3. Response. 7. Resistance. 8. Accommodation
  • pt. 4. Causatum. 9. Home. 10. Pol