119 Results
119 Results
Blanket toss under midnight sun : portraits of everyday life in eight Indigenous communities —Seesequasis, Paul, author.
Book
2019
24 available of 42 items

In 2015, writer and journalist Paul Seesequasis found himself grappling with the devastating findings of Canada's Truth and Reconciliation Commission report on the residential school system. He sought understanding and i...

What the eagle sees : Indigenous stories of rebellion and renewal —Yellowhorn, Eldon, 1956- author.
Book
2019
21 available of 24 items

"Indigenous people across Turtle Island have been faced with disease, war, broken promises, and forced assimilation. Despite crushing losses and insurmountable challenges, they formed new nations from the remnants of old...

A national crime : the Canadian government and the residential school system, 1879 to 1986 —Milloy, John S., author.
Book
2017
14 available of 19 items

"For over 100 years, thousands of Aboriginal children passed through the Canadian residential school system. Begun in the 1870s, it was intended, in the words of government officials, to bring these children into the "ci...

Indigenous writes : a guide to First Nations, Métis, and Inuit issues in Canada —Vowel, Chelsea, author.
Book
2016
12 available of 21 items

"In Indigenous Writes, Chelsea Vowel initiates myriad conversations about the relationship between Indigenous peoples and Canada. An advocate for Indigenous worldviews, the author discusses the fundamental issues--the te...

From treaty peoples to treaty nation : a road map for all Canadians —Poelzer, Greg, 1965- author.
Book
2015
13 available of 17 items

"Canada is a country founded on relationships and treaties between Indigenous people and newcomers. Although recent court cases have strengthened Aboriginal rights, the cooperative spirit of the treaties is being lost as...

The comeback —Saul, John Ralston, 1947- author.
Book
2014
19 available of 19 items

Mother of many children
DVD
2006
3 available of 3 items

This film is an album of Indigenous womanhood, portraying a proud matriarchal society that for centuries has been pressured to adopt different standards and customs. All of the women featured share a belief in the import...

Aboriginal beliefs, values, and aspirations —Filion, Barbara.
Book
2011
39 available of 47 items

This resource helps students explore world views and contributions of First Nations, Métis, and Inuit peoples as well as the political, economic, cultural, and social challenges facing these individuals and communities....

Separate but unequal : how parallelist ideology conceals Indigenous dependency —Widdowson, Frances, 1966- author.
Book
2019
1 available of 2 items

"Separate but Unequal provides an in-depth critique of the ideology of parallelism--the prevailing view that Indigenous cultures and the wider Canadian society should exist separately from one another in a "nation-to-nat...

Arrows in a quiver : Indigenous-Canadian relations from contact to the courts —Frideres, James S., 1943- author.
Book
2019
6 available of 9 items

"'A useful introduction to Indigenous issues, especially for post-secondary students in Canada.' -Jonathan Dewar, co-editor of Cultivating Canada: Reconciliation through the Lens of Cultural Diversity. Written in an acce...

1 2 3 ...