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ERIC Number: EJ436014
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0162-5748
The "Untameable Savage Spirit": American Indians in Colonial Colleges.
Wright, Bobby
Review of Higher Education, v14 n4 p429-52 Sum 1991
A review of the history and literature of American Indian participation in colonial higher education looks at origins of Indian resistance to western education, design and objectives of the colonial mission schools, reasons for general academic failure in this group, native attitudes about missionary education, and problems that persist today. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Information Analyses
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Language: English
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