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Author Cole, Wade, author

Title Uncommon schools : the global rise of postsecondary institutions for indigenous peoples / Wade M. Cole
Published Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 263 pages) : illustrations
Contents World polity transformations and the status of indigenous peoples -- Indigenous education in global and historical perspective -- Indigenous-state relations in comparative perspective -- The emergence of indigenous postsecondary institutions -- Minority-serving colleges in the United States -- Ethnocentric curricula and the politics of difference -- Conclusion : summary, challenges, and the future of indigenous postsecondary institutions
Summary Annotation This title explores the emergence of postsecondary institutions for indigenous peoples worldwide, with a focus on developments in the US, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Higher education and state -- Cross-cultural studies.
Indigenous peoples -- Education (Higher) -- Cross-cultural studies.
Indigenous peoples -- Government relations -- Cross-cultural studies.
Indigenous peoples -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Cross-cultural studies.
Genre/Form Cross-cultural studies.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2010049966
ISBN 0804779074 (electronic bk.)
9780804779074 (electronic bk.)