"But What Is The Object of Educating These Children, If It Costs Their Lives to Educate Them?": Federal Indian Education Policy in Western Canada in The Late 1800s

Discusses the Conservative and Liberal views of politicians regarding the federal Indian education policy, the administration of industrial schools, and the terrible conditions in the schools causing high mortality rates.
Richard A. Enns
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Journal of Canadian Studies, vol. 43, no. 3, Fall, 2009, pp. 101-123, 245
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Articles -- Scholarly, peer reviewed
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