Books written by Andrew Woolford

Colonial Genocide in Indigenous North America

Duke University Press Books | October 31, 2014 | 354 pages
This important collection of essays expands the geographic, demographic, and analytic scope of the term genocide to encompass the effects of colonialism and settler colonialism in North America. Colonists made multiple and interconnected attempts to destroy Indigenous peoples as groups. The... More Info

This Benevolent Experiment

September 1, 2015 | 253 pages
At the end of the nineteenth century, Indigenous boarding schools were touted as the means for solving the “Indian problem” in both Canada and the United States. With the goal of permanently transforming Indigenous young people into Europeanized colonial subjects, the schools were ultimately a... More Info