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America's second tongue : American Indian education and the ownership of English, 1860-1900

Author: Ruth Spack
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Drawing on archival documents, autobiography, fiction, and English as a Second Language theory and practice, America's Second Tongue traces the shifting ownership of English as the language was transferred from one population to another and its uses were transformed by Native students, teachers, and writers. How was the English language taught to Native students, and how did they variably reproduce, resist, and
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Spack, Ruth.
America's second tongue.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2002
(OCoLC)647678287
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ruth Spack
ISBN: 0803242913 9780803242913
OCLC Number: 47717872
Description: ix, 231 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: English and colonialist discourses --
Language, pedagogy, and ideology --
Reproduction and resistance --
Translingual ironies --
Transforming women : Zitkala-Ša's American Indian stories.
Responsibility: Ruth Spack.
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Sheds light on American Indian mission, reservation, and boarding school experiences by examining the implementation of English language instruction and its effects on Native students. This book  Read more...

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