Indian School Road: Legacies of the Shubenacadie Residential School (Paperback)

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Indian School Road: Legacies of the Shubenacadie Residential School (Paperback)

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In Indian School Road, journalist Chris Benjamin tackles the controversial and tragic history of the Shubenacadie Indian Residential School, its predecessors, and its lasting effects, giving voice to multiple perspectives for the first time. Benjamin integrates research, interviews, and testimonies to guide readers through the varied experiences of students, principals, and teachers over the school's nearly forty years of operation (1930-1967) and beyond. Exposing the raw wounds of Truth and Reconciliation as well as the struggle for an inclusive Mi'kmaw education system, Indian School Road is a comprehensive and compassionate narrative history of the school that uneducated hundreds of Aboriginal children.

Product Details ISBN: 9781771082136
ISBN-10: 1771082135
Publisher: Nimbus Publishing (CN)
Publication Date: September 15th, 2014
Pages: 258
Language: English