A Kwakiutl village and school

Wolcott, Harry F., 1929-

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  • Creator Harry F. Wolcott
  • Format Books
  • Publication Prospect, Ill. : Waveland Press, 1984.
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  • Physical Details
    • xii, 132 pages : illustrations, map. ; 23 cm
  • ISBNs 0881330833, 9780881330830
  • OCLC ocm10965979

Notes

  • Bibliography: page 132.

Contents

  • Map: Alert Bay and Vicinity, British Columbia, Canada -- The Village and Its Children -- Features of Everyday Life -- Dress and Appearance -- Housing -- The Families -- Subsistence Activities and Diet -- Health and Safety -- Home Life -- Children's Activities -- The Annual Economic Cycle -- Clam Digging -- Springtime Activities -- Logging -- Villagers as Loggers -- Fishing -- Villagers as Fishermen -- Augmenting Resources -- Government Subsidy -- Social Activities of Villagers -- Formal Social Gatherings -- Drinking -- Sports Events -- Travel -- Religious Activities -- Band Activities -- Social Control -- The Village School -- The Educational Setting -- The Residential School at Alert Bay -- History of Formal Education at Blackfish Village -- Indian Education within the Agency -- The Blackfish Indian Day School -- Parents and Teachers -- The Educational Achievement of Village Adults -- Attitudes toward Education -- What Villagers Expect of a Teacher -- Communication between Parents and the Teacher -- The Behavior and Perceptions of Teachers -- The Pupils and the Classroom -- Pupil Attitudes toward School and Teacher -- The Classroom in Motion -- Measures of Classroom Performance -- Village Children as Pupils: Some Case Studies -- In Retrospect and Prospect -- A Functional Assessment of Educational Needs -- Cultural Values in the Cross-Cultural Classroom -- A Kwakiutl Village and School 25 years later -- Reconceptualizing the study -- Teaching across cultures -- Autobiographical statement of Lucy "Rose" Puglas, May 1963
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