78:353 Indigenous Politics [Saunders]

Prerequisite: 78:172 or permission of Instructor.

This course examines political issues facing First Nations, Metis and Inuit peoples in Canada in an historical and contemporary context. Areas of focus include colonialism, the emergence of constitutionalised Indigenous rights and modern treaties, self-government/self-determination, and Indigenous resistance and resurgence.

3 lecture hours per week, one term.

Instructor: Kelly Saunders