Full circle : Canada's First Nations (Book, 2001) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
Full circle : Canada's First Nations Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Full circle : Canada's First Nations

Author: John Steckley; Bryan David Cummins
Publisher: Toronto : Prentice Hall, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...


Genre/Form: Textbooks
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Steckley, John, 1949-
Full circle.
Toronto : Prentice Hall, ©2001
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.


User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...


Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.