Native American Studies

As Long As the Sun Shines and Water Flows: A Reader in by Antoine S. Lussier, Ian L. Getty

By Antoine S. Lussier, Ian L. Getty

This selection of papers makes a speciality of Canadian local background when you consider that 1763 and provides an outline of authentic Canadian Indian coverage and its results at the Indian, Inuit, and Metis. matters and issues lined contain colonial Indian coverage, constitutional advancements, Indian treaties and coverage, executive decision-making and local responses reflecting either patience and alter, and the huge factor of aboriginal and treaty rights.

Show description

Read Online or Download As Long As the Sun Shines and Water Flows: A Reader in Canadian Native Studies PDF

Best native american studies books

Anthropologists and Indians in the New South (Contemporary American Indians)

Selection amazing educational identify for 2002An vital number of essays that appears on the altering relationships among anthropologists and Indians on the flip of the millennium. Southern Indians have skilled a lot swap within the final 1/2 the 20 th century. In fast succession considering that international struggle II, they've got undergone the checking out box of land claims litigation started within the Fifties, performed upon or retreated from the civil rights circulate of the Nineteen Sixties, noticeable the proliferation of "wannabe" Indian teams within the Seventies, and created cutting edge tribal enterprises—such as high-stakes bingo and playing casinos—in the Nineteen Eighties.

The Art of Dreaming

The writer of the lessons of Don Juan finds the non secular adventures that may be attained via goals, describing his personal trips into new worlds through the use of historical, strong concepts. 100,000 first printing. $75,000 ad/promo.

Bill Reid and Beyond: Expanding on Modern Native Art

Invoice Reid’s paintings has lengthy been said for its astute and eloquent research of Haida culture, and for the ambiguity of creating sleek artwork from the outdated Haida tales. It helped to make the so-called renaissance of Northwest Coast local paintings seen to all. invoice Reid and past can pay Reid the praise of increasing on his personal clear-eyed self-scrutiny as he got here to face for local paintings and artists, extra possibly than he might have wanted.

Additional resources for As Long As the Sun Shines and Water Flows: A Reader in Canadian Native Studies

Example text

Rapport de la Commission d'Etudes sur I'Integrltl du Terrltolre du Quebec: Le Domalne Indien (Quebec, 1971), 4:253-55, 392-93. This is known as the Dorion Commission Report. 22. G. F. G. Stanley, "The Six Nations and the American Revolution," Ontario History 56, no. 4 (December 1964): 229. 23. C. M. Johnson, The Valley of the Six Nations, Champlain Society (Toronto, 1964), pp. xxxviii-xlii. 24. Canada, Indian Treaties and Surrenders from 1680-1902, 3 vols. (Ottawa, 1891-1912), vol. 1. 25. , 1:112-13.

Without going into the details of these and other treaties which followed, it is sufficient to say that between 1873 and 1877 Treaties 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7 were negotiated and signed, covering the whole area west of Thunder Bay to the Rocky Mountains; that is, including what is now northern Manitoba and the southern half of Saskatchewan and Alberta. A second group of treaties — 8, 9, 10, and 11 — were concluded between 1899 and 1921. 31 To date, treaty negotiations have not been carried out with the Indians and Inuit of the Yukon, the District of Franklin, or the Arctic Islands.

The surrender of New France to Great Britain in 1763 did not place the British government under any legal obligation to do more for the Indians than the French government had done; nevertheless, the British authorities were prepared to give some recognition to Indian rights. General Amherst willingly accepted article 40 of the Capitulation of Montreal in 1760 requesting that the Indian allies of New France should be "maintained in the lands they inhabit. "18 Even more significant was the promise in the Proclamation of 1763 expressly establishing a separate Indian Territory west of the Appalachians and the Thirteen Colonies and east of the Mississippi and south of the height of land dividing the waters flowing into the Arctic from those flowing into the Atlantic Ocean.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.65 of 5 – based on 31 votes