Roman Catholic Indian residential schools in British Columbia
Xwi7xwa Library, University of British Columbia

1990
Book
Creators
Lascelles, Thomas A.
Contributors
Order of OMI in B.C., Thomas K. Fleming Collection of British Columbia History
Description
"The Oblates of Mary Immaculate, along with several Congregations of Sisters, played a major role in the Indian Residential schools in Canada . . . [This booklet] attempts to situate the schools in their historical context . . . The first part presents an historical overview of the schools. This is followed by a consideration of some of the controversial issues regarding the nature of the schools and the conditions in them. Finally, the booklet takes a cursory look at each of the Catholic residential schools in British Columbia, and supplies data concerning residential school enrolment and funding on both the provincial and national levels"--Introduction.

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ISBN
0969130848
Notes
Includes bibliographical references.
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