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Bead by bead : Constitutional rights and Métis community

Bead by bead : Constitutional rights and Métis community

Author: Yvonne Boyer; Larry N Chartrand
Publisher: Vancouver ; Toronto : UBC Press, [2021] ©2021
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"What does the phrase Métis peoples mean in constitutional terms? As lawyers and scholars dispute forms of Métis identity, and debate the nature and scope of Métis rights under the Canadian Constitution, understanding Métis experience of colonization is fundamental to achieving reconciliation. In Bead by Bead, contributors address the historical denial - at both federal and provincial levels - of outstanding  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bead by bead.
Vancouver ; Toronto : UBC Press, 2021
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yvonne Boyer; Larry N Chartrand
ISBN: 9780774865968 0774865962 9780774865975 0774865970
OCLC Number: 1162026659
Description: xii, 221 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Métis identity captured by law : struggles over use of the category Métis in Canadian law / Sébastien Grammond --
Recognition and reconciliation : recent developments in Métis rights law / Thomas Isaac --
Shifting the status quo : the duty to consult and the Métis of British Columbia / Christopher Gall and Brodie Douglas --
The resilience of Métis title : rejecting assumptions of extinguishment / Karen Drake and Adam Gaudry --
Where are the women? Analyzing the three Métis Supreme Court of Canada decisions / Brenda L. Gunn --
Manitoba Métis Federation and Daniels : "post-legal" reconciliation and Western Métis / Jeremy Patzer --
Colonial ideologies : the denial of Métis political identity in Canadian law / D'Arcy Vermette --
Métis Aboriginal rights : four legal doctrines / Darren O'Toole --
Suzerainty, sovereignty, jurisdiction : the future of Métis ways / Signa A. Daum Shanks.
Other Titles: Constitutional rights and Métis community
Responsibility: edited by Yvonne Boyer and Larry Chartrand.


Bead by Bead lays bare the failure of judicial doctrine and government policy to address Metis rights, and offers constructive insights on ways to advance reconciliation.  Read more...


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