UNAVAILABLE This title is nolonger available The Whale Rider is the most recent reprint of the novel that inspired the award-winning film of the same name. This 30th anniversary edition incorporates English translations of the Maori text and minor reworking by the author Witi Ihimaera. This is the remarkable story of an eight-year-old girl named Kahu who struggles to fulfill her destiny in a patriarchal culture that says only male heirs may inherit the title of chief. This edition contains 10 colour still photographs from the making of the movie in 2002.
Decolonizing Methodologies: Research and Indigenous Peoples, second edition is the much anticipated update to an essential volume exploring intersections of imperialism and research - specifically, the ways in which imperialism is embedded in disciplines of knowledge and tradition as regimes of truth. Concepts such as discovery and claiming are discussed and an argument presented that the decolonization of research methods will help to reclaim control over Indigenous ways of knowing and being.
Sovereignty Matters: Locations of Contestation and Possibility in Indigenous Struggles for Self-Determination contains eleven scholarly essays originally presented during the conference, Sovereignty 2000: Locations of Contestation and Possibility held at the University of California. The introductory chapter, For Whom Sovereignty Matters, explores the significance of the idea of sovereignty for Indigenous Peoples worldwide.
Intercultural Dispute Resolution in Aboriginal Contexts is a collection of 19 scholarly papers edited by Catherine Bell is Professor of Law and David Kahane is Associate Professor in the Department of Philosophy at the University of Alberta. The essays collected here provide a balanced view of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), exploring its opportunities and effectiveness alongside its challenges and limits.