Aboriginal Health in Canada: Historical, Cultural, and Epidemiological Perspectives, 2nd edition, paper ed

$44.95

Aboriginal Health in Canada: Historical, Cultural, and Epidemiological Perspectives is a comprehensive examination of the complex nature of health care issues facing First Nations people in Canada. The authors explore the physiological, spiritual, historical, sociological, cultural, economic, and environmental factors that contribute to the overall poor health status of Native People. The changes in health and disease patterns prior to European contact up to the present are described.

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In the Days of Our Grandmothers: A Reader in Aboriginal Women's History in Canada, paper ed

$49.95

From Ellen Gabriel to Tantoo Cardinal, many of the faces of Aboriginal people in the media today are women. In the Days of Our Grandmothers is a collection of essays detailing how Aboriginal women have found their voice in Canadian society over the past three centuries. Collected in one volume for the first time, these essays critically situate Aboriginal women in the fur trade, missions, labour and the economy, the law, sexuality, and the politics of representation.

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This is Not a Peace Pipe: Towards a Critical Indigenous Philosophy, paper ed

$37.95

In This is Not a Peace Pipe, Dale Turner explores Indigenous intellectual culture and its relationship to, and within, the dominant Euro-American culture. He contends that Indigenous intellectuals need to engage the legal and political discourses of the state, respecting both Indigenous philosophies and Western European intellectual traditions.

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Decentring the Renaissance: Canada and Europe in Multidisciplinary Perspective, 1500-1700, paper ed

$29.95

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.

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Cultures and Ecologies: A Native Fishing Conflict on the Saugeen-Bruce Peninsula, hardcover ed

$69.00

In Cultures and Ecologies: A Native Fishing Conflict on the Saugeen-Bruce Peninsula, Edwin C. Koenig applies ethnohistorical and ethnographic approaches to the conflict, exploring both historical and recent fisheries activity in the region. In an effort to clarify particularly contentious issues, he provides insights into how the conflict was entangled with cultural perspectives on the definition of 'conservation' and how each side had various interpretations of the conservation mandate.

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Pictures Bring Us Messages: Photographs and Histories from the Kainai Nation, paper ed

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Pictures Bring Us Messages (Sinaakssiiksi aohtsimaahpihkookiyaawa): Photographs and Histories from the Kainai Nation is a recent book that contributes to the growing literature about the nature of academic research and how this relates to Indigenous People. This text explores the work of a British woman, Beatrice Blackwood, who took 33 photographs of Kainai people on the Blood Reserve in Alberta during her two-day visit in August 1925. Blackwood was on a two-year study of racial differences and cultural change in North America.

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Maps of Experience: The Anchoring of Land to Story in Secwepemc Discourse, paper ed

$32.95

In many North American Indigenous cultures, history and stories are passed down, not by the written word, but by oral tradition. In Maps of Experience, Andie Diane Palmer draws on stories recorded during travels through Secwepemc (Shuswap) hunting and gathering territory with members of the Alkali Lake Reserve in Interior British Columbia. Palmer examines how the various kinds of talk allow knowledge to be carried forward, reconstituted, reflected upon, enriched, and ultimately relocated by and for new interlocutors in new experiences and places.

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Pictures Bring Us Messages: Photographs and Histories from the Kainai Nation, hardcover ed

$90.00

Pictures Bring Us Messages (Sinaakssiiksi aohtsimaahpihkookiyaawa): Photographs and Histories from the Kainai Nation is a recent book that contributes to the growing literature about the nature of academic research and how this relates to Indigenous People. This text explores the work of a British woman, Beatrice Blackwood, who took 33 photographs of Kainai people on the Blood Reserve in Alberta during her two-day visit in August 1925. Blackwood was on a two-year study of racial differences and cultural change in North America.

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Hang Onto These Words: Johnny David's Delgamuukw Evidence, paper ed

$48.00

In 1985 and 1986, ninety-year-old Witsuwit'en Chief, Maxlaxlex, Johnny David, was the first Witsuwit'en to give Commission Evidence in the Delgamuukw land claims case in which the Witsuwit'en and Gitxsan of Northern British Columbia were battling for title to their traditional territories. Hang on to These Words presents the actual transcripts of the questions and answers between lawyers working on both sides and this knowledgeable and outspoken Native elder who spoke in his own language and whose words were then translated by an interpreter into English.

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Hidden in Plain Sight: Contributions of Aboriginal Peoples to Canadian Identity and Culture, vol 1, paper ed

$49.95

Collection of articles and biographical profiles that celebrate the various areas of contributions First Nations, Inuit, and Metis Peoples make to Canada's history, culture and identity. The editors selected scholars, public servants, and university students to contribute overview essays and 500-word biographical profiles of 25 influential Aboriginal People. The 23 essays are organized into the following fields of study: treaties, arts and media, literature, justice, culture and identity, sports and the military.

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