Native+Americans

Native+Americans - Trust agreements that placed Indian...

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Education of Native Americans
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Political Economy Westward migration “Free” lands Treaties “Trust” relationships Bureau of Indian Affairs Indian Reorganization Act (1934, John Collier) Indian New Deal
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Assimilation vs. Pluralism Should Indians be subjected to Anglo institutions? How should Indians be educated and who should decide? Policy to assimilate Indians into Anglo culture through schooling. Indian culture in conflict with western capitalist culture conflicting views of the natural world.
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European encroachment Decline in the population of Indians from 1.5 million to about 250,000 by 1895. Loss of lands; pushed onto reservations Treaties to create semi-sovereign tribes.
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Unformatted text preview: Trust agreements that placed Indian tribes under federal protection (control?) Ideology Manifest Destiny Western civilization Christianization Assimilation Pluralism Progress Tribal sovereignty Self determination Administrative progressivism Policies Dissolution of tribal lands Land allotment Off-reservation boarding school Turn Indians into white men. Schooling Off-reservation boarding schools Day schools Social education of Indians Traditional knowledge and industrial education Progressive education Bilingual-bicultural education...
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This note was uploaded on 05/20/2011 for the course EDU 120 taught by Professor Timar during the Spring '11 term at UC Davis.

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