Ind. Ed. In Canada Vol 2: The Challenge

UBC PressSKU: 0774802650

Author:
Barman, Jean|Hebert, Yvonne|McCaskill, Don
Grade Levels:
College, University
Nation:
Multiple Nations
Book Type:
PB
Pages:
256
Publisher:
UBC Press

Price:
Sale price$47.95

Description

The two volumes comprising Indian Education in Canada present the first full-length discussion of this important subject since the adoption in 1972 of a new federal policy moving toward Indian control of Indian education. Volume 2 is concerned with the wide-ranging changes that have taken place since 1972. Jean Barman (editor) is Professor Emeritus at the University of British Columbia History Project. Yvonne Hebert (editor) is a professor of education at the University of Calgary. Don McCaskill (editor) is a professor in the Indigenous Studies Department at Trent University. Essays include Diane Hill's First Nations Control of Education: The Path to our Survival as Nations; Mi'kmaq Linguistic Integrity: A Case Study of Mi'kmawey School by Marie Battiste; My Elders Tell Me by Beatrice Medicine; and The Education of Urban Native Children: The Sacred Circle Project by Vernon Douglas.

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