Indigenous peoples

    Indigenous Peoples and Colonialism

    By Colin Samson

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    Indigenous peoples have gained increasing international visibility in their fight against longstanding colonial occupation by nation-states. Although living in different locations around the world and practising highly varied ways of life, indigenous peoples nonetheless are affected by similar patterns of colonial dispossession and violence.

    Learning and Teaching Together

    By Michele Tanaka

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    An inspirational account of how a group of pre-service teachers, working alongside indigenous wisdom keepers in British Columbia, developed an indigenist approach to education that can be applied in a wide variety of classrooms.

    Veiled Sentiments

    By Lila Abu-Lughod

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    During the late 1970s and early 1980s, the author lived with a community of Bedouins in the Western Desert of Egypt for nearly two years, studying gender relations, morality, and the oral lyric poetry through which women and young men express personal feelings. In this book, the poems are haunting,...

    Brave Hearts: Indian Women of the Plains

    By Joseph Agonito

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    The lives of Plains Indian women are revealed through this series of fascinating vignettes. Some of these women never knew anything but the old, nomadic way of life, while others lived on to suffer through the reservation years. Others were born on the reservation but did their to keep to...

    'Some Friends Came to See Us'

    By Nick Stanley

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    Walter Edward Guinness 1880-1944, the first Lord Moyne, was an Anglo-Irish politician, businessman and explorer.

    Sorcerer's Burden

    By Paul Stoller

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    This ethnographic novel follows the life of Omar Dia, the oldest son of a West African sorcerer. When his father falls ill and dies, the great sorcerer vomits a small metal chain onto his chest. Following the path of his ancestors, Omar swallows the chain, becoming his father's successor, which...

    Learning, Migration and Intergenerational Relations

    By Pia Jolliffe

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    Focusing on the Karen people in Burma, Thailand and the United Kingdom, this book analyses how global, regional and local developments affect patterns of learning.

    Strangers in a New Land

    By David Pedler

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    An illustrated survey of the many archaeological and prehistory sites which provide conflicting evidence and answers to the question, 'Where did Native Americans come from and when did they first arrive?'

    Blood and Land

    By J. C. H. King

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    Blood and Land is a dazzling, panoramic account of the history and achievements of Native North Americans, and why they matter today. It is about why no understanding of the wider world is possible without comprehending the original inhabitants of the United States and Canada: Native Americans, First Nations and...

    Unlocking the Wealth of Indian Nations

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    Unlocking the Wealth of Indian Nations uses the tools of economics, political science, and law to explain how top-down institutions have shackled reservation economies and why bottom-up institutions are necessary to unlock the human, physical, and natural capital of Native Americans.

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