Indigenous peoples

    Canada\'s Odyssey: A Country Based on Incomplete Conquests

    By Peter H. Russell

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    In Canada's Odyssey, renowned scholar Peter H. Russell provides an expansive, accessible account of Canadian history from the pre-Confederation period to the present day.

    Prairie Rising: Indigenous Youth, Decolonization, and the Politics of Intervention

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    Prairie Rising provides a series of critical reflections about the changing face of settler colonialism in Canada through an ethnographic investigation of Indigenous-state relations in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan's largest city.

    Kurds of Turkey

    By Cuma Cicek

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    The Kurds of Turkey are not a homogenous group. This is something that is often overlooked.

    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.

    Indigenous Peoples and Colonialism

    By Colin Samson

    Hardback £49.21

    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

    Hardback Save £10.29 = £74.71

    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

    Hardback £12.03

    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...

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