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Who killed Canadian history?

by J. L. Granatstein

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Published by HarperCollins Publishers in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada,
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Multiculturalism -- Canada.,
    • Education and state -- Canada.,
    • Multiculturalisme -- Canada.,
    • Éducation -- Politique gouvernementale -- Canada.,
    • Canada -- History -- Study and teaching.,
    • Canada -- History -- Study and teaching -- Government policy.,
    • Canada -- Histoire -- Étude et enseignement -- Politique gouvernementale.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJ.L. Granatstein.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1025 .G73 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 156 p. ;
      Number of Pages156
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL435037M
      ISBN 100002557592
      LC Control Number98143845
      OCLC/WorldCa38104778

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There are relevant facts scattered throughout this book, /5(17). Granatstein lays the blame with a number of culprits: schools that are too busy teaching trendy subjects, and dealing with the needs of recent immigrants; universities where history has been reduced to a series of arcane subjects; ministries of education that have dropped Canadian history as a required course /5(18).

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By Thomas Peace Last week marked the twentieth anniversary of Jack Granatstein’s provocative polemic Who Killed Canadian History, a book that laments the perceived steep decline in Canadians’ knowledge of our past.

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The most influential of Granatstein's polemics was Who Killed Canadian History. (), which argued that Canadians knew little of their past. Schools and universities emphasized racism and sexism in Canadian history, Granatstein argued, while Canada's real accomplishments were ignored.

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