Unsettling the Settler Within: Indian Residential Schools, Truth Telling, and Reconciliation in Canada, paper ed

$48.95

Unsettling the Settler Within: Indian Residential Schools, Truth Telling, and Reconciliation in Canada examines the recent development in Residential Schools Apology and the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. In 2008 the Canadian government apologized to the victims of the notorious Indian residential school system, and established a Truth and Reconciliation Commission whose goal was to mend the deep rifts between Aboriginal peoples and the settler society that engineered the system.

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First Nations, First Thoughts: The Impact of Indigenous Thought in Canada, paper ed

$39.50

First Nations, First Thoughts: The Impact of Indigenous Thought in Canada contains eleven essays by Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal scholars that discuss the many ways Indigenous Peoples in Canada can influence public discourse and policies within various institutions. The collection is edited by Annis May Timpson, director of the Centre of Canadian Studies at the University of Edinburgh. Developed from the initial conference, First Nations, First Thoughts conference at the University of Edinburgh in 2005, are the various papers presented in this volume.

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First Nations, First Thoughts: The Impact of Indigenous Thought in Canada, hardcover ed

$133.00

First Nations, First Thoughts: The Impact of Indigenous Thought in Canada contains eleven essays by Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal scholars that discuss the many ways Indigenous Peoples in Canada can influence public discourse and policies within various institutions. The collection is edited by Annis May Timpson, director of the Centre of Canadian Studies at the University of Edinburgh. Developed from the initial conference, First Nations, First Thoughts conference at the University of Edinburgh in 2005, are the various papers presented in this volume.

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Where the Pavement Ends: Canada's Aboriginal Recovery Movement and the Urgent Need for Reconciliation, paper ed

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Where the Pavement Ends: Canada's Aboriginal Recovery Movement and the Urgent Need for Reconciliation is filled with inspiring stories gathered from journalist Marie Wadden's discussions with activists across Canada who are involved in the Aboriginal healing movement. But the book is also a passionate wake-up call aimed at all Canadians. Existing government policies, Wadden argues, perpetuate the problems that are tearing Aboriginal families and communities apart. We must make social healing in Aboriginal communities an immediate national priority.

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Where the Blood Mixes: A Play, paper ed

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Where the Blood Mixes: A Play by N'lakap'mux playwright Kevin Loring received the 2009 Governor General's Award for English Drama. This five character play focuses on the character of Floyd and his possible reconciliation and reconnection with his adult daughter. Floyd's alcoholism covers his painful memories of residential school. He struggles to find the courage to meet his daughter who was taken years ago by social services and placed with an urban foster family. Loring states that the play explores themes of life, death and renewal. Mature themes and coarse language.

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Indigenous Legal Traditions, paper ed

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Indigenous Legal Traditions is part of the Legal Dimensions Series published by the Law Commission of Canada. This volume contains five legal essays that contribute to the ongoing debate over the Indigenous legal traditions of First Nations in Canada. The recognition of these traditions can assist First Nations communities in preserving their political autonomy as healthy Nations. Contributors include Andree Lajoie, Dawnis Kennedy, Ghislain Otis, Ted Palys, Wenona Victor, Paulette Regan, and Perry Shawana.

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Two Families: Treaties and Government, paper ed

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Two Families: Treaties and Government by Harold Johnson is a conversation between a Cree man and the Canadian public. As a practicing lawyer, Johnson wrote the book as his personal response to a student's question about treaties. Johnson's ancestors signed Treaty 6 in 1876. This easy-to-read account effectively conveys the treaty relationship between First Nations and the government. Johnson establishes the framework for any treaty discussions in the opening chapter.

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Illustrated History of Canada's Native Peoples: I Have Lived Here Since the World Began, An, revised & expanded, paper ed

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An Illustrated History of Canada's Native Peoples: I Have Lived Here Since the World Began is the 2011 revised and expanded edition of the earlier title, I Have Lived Here Since the World Began. Historian Arthur J. Ray offers the general reader an accessible overview of the history of Aboriginal Peoples in Canada from pre-contact to the twenty-first century.

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Nisga'a Treaty: Polling Dynamics and Political Communication in Comparative Context, The, paper ed

$32.00

Sociology professor presents an inside story about the dynamics of British Columbia's public opinion and polling campaign that surrounded the Nisga'a Treaty. How the government of this province influenced public opinion as it marketed its policies to the people of British Columbia is the purpose of the book. The author compares this process to the methods used by Australia in it polling efforts about reconciliation with Aboriginal People.

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Between Justice and Certainty: Treaty Making in British Columbia, paper ed

$41.95

Sociologist examines the ongoing treaty process in British Columbia established in 1992. Designed to resolve outstanding land claims of First Nations the process has pitted First Nations against non-Aboriginals in the province. The author views the process as a discourse between justice and certainty. He draws on interviews and archival and modern treaty documents to argue that justice needs in win out in the province so reconciliation can occur.

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