The laws and the land : the settler colonial invasion of Kahnawà:ke in nineteenth-century Canada (Book, 2021) [WorldCat.org]
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The laws and the land : the settler colonial invasion of Kahnawà:ke in nineteenth-century Canada

Author: Daniel Rück, (Professor)
Publisher: Vancouver, BC : UBC Press for the Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History, [2021] ©2021
Series: Law and society series (Vancouver, B.C.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"As the settler state of Canada expanded into Indigenous lands, two traditions clashed in a bruising series of asymmetrical encounters over land use and ownership. One site of conflict was Kahnawà:ke. The Laws and the Land delineates the route from pre-contact and early contact ways of sharing the land to the establishment of Kahnawà:ke within the French seigneurial system, land use under Kahnawà:ke law, and the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rück, Daniel (Professor)
Laws and the land.
Vancouver ; Toronto : UBC Press for the Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History, 2021
(OCoLC)1257818525
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Rück, (Professor)
ISBN: 9780774867436 0774867434
OCLC Number: 1243350268
Notes: Co-published by the Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History.
Description: xv, 312 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
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Series Title: Law and society series (Vancouver, B.C.)
Responsibility: Daniel Rück.

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The Laws and the Land, an original and impassioned account of the history of the relationship between Canada and Kahnawa:ke, reveals the clash of settler and Indigenous legal traditions and the  Read more...

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