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Full circle : Canada's First Nations

Author: John Steckley; Bryan David Cummins
Publisher: Toronto : Prentice Hall, ©2001.
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Genre/Form: Textbooks
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Steckley, John, 1949-
Full circle.
Toronto : Prentice Hall, ©2001
(OCoLC)894784211
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Steckley; Bryan David Cummins
ISBN: 0130878308 9780130878304
OCLC Number: 44154243
Description: xii, 274 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: pt. 1. Origins and oral traditions --
1. Oral traditions; Peigan, Dogrib, Tipacimowina, Iroquois --
2. Peopling of the Americas --
3. Connections to the land --
4. Native languages --
pt. 2. Culture areas --
5. Arctic; Palaeo-Eskimo, Dorset, Thule --
6. Eastern Woodlands; a) Algonquians, Mi'kmaq, Maliseet, Western Abenaki, Delaware b) Iroquoians, Huron/Wendat c) Iroquois Confederacy, Mohawk, Oneida, Onondaga, Cayuga, Seneca, Tuscarora --
7. Eastern Subarctic; Cree, Innu, Ojibwa/Anishinabe, Attikamek --
8. Western Subarctic; Chipewyan, Yellowknife, Dogrib, Hare, Slave(y) or Dene Tha, Sahtu or Bear Lake Dene, Mountain, Gwich'in, Han, Upper Tanana, Tutchone, Tahltan, Tagish, Kaska, Dunne-za or Beaver, Sekani --
9. Plains; Blackfoot, Plains Cree, Assiniboine, Dakota, Tsuu T'ina, Saulteaux, Metis --
10. Plateau; Athapaskans, Carrier, Chilcotin, Kootenayan, Interior Salish, Shuswap or Secwepemc, Okanagan, Lillooet, Thompson/Nicola/Ntlakyapamuk --
11. Northwest coast; Tlingit, Haida, Tsimshian, Wakashan, Coast Salish --
pt. 3. Legal definitions --
12. Royal proclamation and the Indian Act --
13. Treaties; Mi'kmaq treaties, Numbered Treaties, When treaties go bad: the Mississauga Treaties --
14. Golden Lake Algonquin and Algonquin Park: Missed by treaty --
15. Fighting for recognition: the Sheshatshit Innu and Megaprojects; Iron mines, Churchill Falls, Low-flying jets, Voisey's Bay --
16. James Bay and Northern Quebec Agreement --
pt. 4. Effects of colonialism --
17. Colonialism --
18. Native Health issues --
19. Colonialism, Native education and child welfare --
pt. 5. Contemporary debates and social action --
20. Social issues: Dudley George story --
21. Fighting for the sacred waters: the Peigan and the Oldman River Dam --
22. Native policing --
Justice system and Natives 24 Native governance --
25 Undoing the past.
Responsibility: John L. Steckley, Bryan D. Cummins.

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