WorldCat Identities

Lesiak, Christine

Works: 2 works in 17 publications in 1 language and 993 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay
Classifications: E97.5, 305.897
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Christine Lesiak
In the white man's image( Visual )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stacy Keach narrates this program which examines the experiment of federal government boarding schools for Indian children. Native Americans who attended these schools help tell the story of this humanist experiment gone wrong
White man's way( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts every-day life of Plains Indians children at U.S. government Indian schools. Begun in the 1880's, school philosophy was to educate these children to the white man's ways - a method which attempted to create their cultural annihilation. Shows children's separation from their homes and traditions and their sense of alienation even from their own culture
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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.33 (from 0.31 for In the whi ... to 0.63 for White man' ...)

English (17)