Skip to main content

First Nations and Indigenous Studies: Getting Started

Getting Started

First Nations and Indigenous Studies is an interdisciplinary field grounded in the languages, histories, geographies, and contemporary experiences of Indigenous peoples. It may (or may not) intersect with critical approaches, such as, decolonization or colonial studies. Cook Lynn suggests it centers on the two concepts of "Indigenousness (culture, place, and philosophy) and sovereignty (history and law)".   "Who Stole Native American Studies?", Wicazo Sa Review v.12 n.1 1997 p.9

UBC Indigenous Foundations  An introduction to selected topics relating to the histories, politics, and cultures of the Aboriginal peoples of Canada.

NAISA 2017 @UBC!

Xwi7xwa Library Guide

Xwi7xwa Library's picture
Xwi7xwa Library
Contact:
1985 West Mall, Vancouver, B.C., V6T 1Z2
604.822.8738
Website / Blog Page