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First Nations, first thoughts : the impact of indigenous thought in Canada

First Nations, first thoughts : the impact of indigenous thought in Canada

Author: Annis May Timpson
Publisher: Vancouver, BC : UBC Press, cop. 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

A thought-provoking volume that brings together Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal thinkers and activists to explore the innovations and challenges that Indigenous thought continues to bring to Canada.


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Genre/Form: Geschiedenis (vorm)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Annis May Timpson
ISBN: 0774815515 9780774815512 0774815523 9780774815529 0774815531 9780774815536
OCLC Number: 784431674
Description: x, 323 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Contents: First Nations Perspectives and Historical Thinking in Canada / Robin Jarvis Brownlie --
Being Indigenous in the Academy: Creating Space for Indigenous Scholars / Margaret Kovach --
Respecting First Nations Oral Histories: Copyright Complexities and Archiving Aboriginal Stories / Leslie McCartney --
Napi and the City: Siksikaitsitapi Narratives Revisited / Martin Whittles and Tim Patterson --
Colonial Photographs and Postcolonial Relationships: The Kainai-Oxford Photographic Histories Project / Laura Peers and Alison K. Brown --
Museums Taken to Task: Representing First Peopleas at the McCord Museum of Canadian History / Stephanie Bolton --
The Manitoba Government's Shift to "Autonomous" First Nations Child Welfare: Empowerment or Privatization? / Fiona MacDonald --
Rethinking the Administration of Government: Inuit Representation, Culture, and Language in the Nunavut Public Service / Annis May Timpson --
A Fine Balance: Aboriginal Peoples in the Canadian North and the Dilemma of Development / Gabrielle A. Slowey --
Civilization, Self-Determination, and Reconciliation / Michael Murphy --
Take 35: Reconciling Constitutional Orders / Kiera L. Ladner.
Responsibility: ed. by Annis May Timpson.


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First Nations, First Thoughts affirms the priority of Indigenous thought in understanding and developing public discourses in Canada, and constitutes another step forward in ensuring that Indigenous Read more...

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