Tuberculosis and Colonialism: Current Tales about Tuberculosis and Colonialism in Nunavut

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Helle Møller, Ph.D.(c) Department of Anthropology, University of Alberta ABSTRACT The objective of this study was to examine Inuit experience and make meaning of tuberculosis (TB) and how this may relate to the prevalence of TB in Nunavut. The study … Continue reading

Cultural Safety – Exploring the Applicability of the Concept of Cultural Safety to Aboriginal Health and Community Wellness

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Simon Brascoupé, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Carleton University Catherine Waters, BA, MA Abstract The goal of the research paper is to explore both the concept of cultural safety and its practical implications for policies and programs designed to improve … Continue reading

Colonialism and State Dependency

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Gerald Taiaiake Alfred, PhD, School of Indigeous Governance, University of Victoria Abstract This paper conceptualizes colonialism from an indigenous perspective and analyses the effects of colonization on First Nations, with particular focus on explaining the fundamental roots of the psychophysical … Continue reading

First Nations Communities at Risk And in Crisis: Justice and Security

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Wanda D. McCaslin, LL.B, LL.M (Candidate) University of Saskatchewan Yvonne Boyer, LL.B, LL.M, LL.D (Candidate) University of Ottawa Abstract This paper argues that colonialism is far too often overlooked or dismissed in designing security and justice remedies in First Nation … Continue reading