The historical tendency of Euro-Canadians is to give little credence or regard to the spiritual/religious philosophies and customs of Aboriginal peoples. How is this exemplified in the case of the Inuit? How does the material in this unit relate to your research topic?
Unit 6: Reflection Point
What are links between your research topic and the plight of the Métis people in terms of land, culture, and/or respect for self-determination/nationhood?
Burnett, K. & Read, G. (2016) Aboriginal History: A Reader (2nd edition). Don Mills: Oxford University Press.
Dickason, O. P. & Newbigging, W. (2022) Indigenous Peoples within Canada: A Concise History, (5th edition) Don Mills: Oxford University Press.
Kulchyski, Peter. (2007) The Red Indians: An Episodic, Informal Collection of Tales from the History of Aboriginal People’s Struggles in Canada. Winnipeg: Arbeiter Ring Publishing.