To Show What an Indian Can Do: Sports at Native American Boarding Schools

To Show What an Indian Can Do: Sports at Native American Boarding Schools

by John Bloom
     
 

A compelling and inspiring account of Native American student athletes.See more details below

Overview

A compelling and inspiring account of Native American student athletes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816636518
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
Publication date:
11/28/2000
Series:
Sport and Culture Series, #2
Edition description:
1
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
5.88(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

ContentsAcknowledgements Introduction Native American Athletics and Assimilation The Struggle over the Meaning of Sports The 1930s and Pan-Indian Pride Female Physical Fitness, Sexuality, and Pleasure Narratives of Boarding School Life Conclusion Notes Works Cited Index

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