ERIC Number: EJ585015
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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From La Belle Sauvage to the Noble Savage: The Deculturalization of Indian Mascots in American Culture.
Pewewardy, Cornel D.
Multicultural Education, v6 n3 p6-11 Spr 1999
Discusses the exploitation of Indian (Native-American) mascots as an issue of educational equity, outlining for the United States educator the ways in which the use of mascots is racist and ways in which education can be a tool for liberation. The use of Indian mascots teaches that racism is acceptable. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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