The Jesuit Relations and Allied Documents: A Selection is a reprint of the 1963 original publication. This edition contains selected documents drawn from the Reuben Thwaites collection of volumes of the Jesuit Relations. Mealing selected documents that illustrated the Jesuits and their mission to the Huron (Wendat) Nation as well as their influence and role in the French expansion into North America.
Collection of 18 scholarly essays presented in 1996 at a conference at the Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies, University of Toronto. One of the most significant papers is the one delivered by the late Deborah Doxtator. Her paper, Inclusive and Exclusive Perceptions of Difference: Native and Euro-Based Concepts of Time, History, and Change, makes the argument that Indigenous views of history can be important in the creation of the history of Canada at the time of the Renaissance. Other papers include the work of Olive P.
Limited Quantity This title is not always stocked, please allow additional time for shipping. The Renewed, the Destroyed, and the Remade: The Three Thought Worlds of the Iroquois and the Huron, 1609-1650 examines the changing worldviews of the Huron and the Iroquois in the first half of the seventeenth century, during a period of increasing European contact.
OUT OF PRINT This title is no longer available from the publisher Longhouses by Raymond Bial is part of a recent series about American Communities published by Scholastic (Children's Press). In this book, designed for students in grades 3 to 7, the author provides an introduction to the architecture and cultural traditions of the Six Nations Iroquois (Mohawk, Oneida, Onondaga, Cayuga, Seneca and Tuscarora). Basing his work on the standard anthropological and historical references, Bial describes Iroquois villages, longhouses, clans, and life through the seasons.
OUT OF PRINT This title is no longer available from the publisher North American Indians Today: Huron is one of the titles in the Mason Crest Publishers series about Native Americans in contemporary society. The series is edited by Martha McCollough, professor of ethnohistory and contemporary Native American issues at the University of Nebraska.
For An Amerindian Autohistory is a book by Wendat scholar Georges Sioui who presents a First Nation perspective for the study of Indigenous history. He argues that these guidelines must be respected if the self-image and social ethics of First Nations are to be understood and preserved and shows that they provide a way to greatly improve the way Indigenous people and more recent immigrants to the Americas perceive each other. Sioui has produced a work not only of metahistory but of moral reflections.