Innes, Robert

Alternate Name
Innes Robert Alexander
Institution
University of Saskatchewan
Department
Indigenous Studies
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"Wait a Second. Who Are You Anyways?" The Insider/Outsider Debate and American Indian Studies

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Robert Alexander Innes
American Indian Quarterly, vol. 33, no. 4, Fall, 2009, pp. 440-461
Description

Comments on issues concerning insider Indigenous research, the advantages of being both an insider and outsider when researching, and a brief overview of the author's dissertation research. 

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[Mapping Narratives of Métisness and Communities]

Alternate Title
Reconciliation and the Métis Conference [Session Two]
Media » Film and Video
Author/Creator
Brenda MacDougall
Mike Evans
Robert Innes
Signa Daum Shanks
Description
MacDougall and Evans discuss their work developing a Métis digital archive database. Innes discusses culturally-mixed bands and cultural similarities of First Nation and Métis peoples. Signa Daum Shanks speaks about using community stories to improve modern community relationships. Duration: 1:18:18
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All My Relations (Identity and Indigeneity)

Alternate Title
Daniels: In and Beyond the Law
All My Relations: Making Kin and Kindred in a Postgenomic World
Ancestry, Genes, and a Colony Chief: Peguis’ People and the Red River Métis
Kinship vs. Race: Reconciling Metis-First Nations Historical Relations
Reflections on Daniels v Canada, Reconciliation and Redress: Setting the Agenda
Media » Film and Video
Author/Creator
Robert Innes
Harold Robinson
Rick Smith
Jessica Kolopenuk
Description
Emphasis on racial distinctions between Métis and First Nations, ignores intermarriage, kinship ties, and shared cultural understandings; recommendations for agenda items for changes in Canada-Indigenous relations in light of the Daniels decision Duration: 1:50:08. Presentations are part of the conference "Daniels: In and Beyond the Law" held at University of Alberta, Jan. 26-27, 2017.
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Elder Brother, the Law of the People, and Contemporary Kinship Practices of Cowessess First Nation Members: Reconceptualizing Kinship in American Indian Studies Research

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Robert Alexander Innes
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, vol. 34, no. 2, 2010, pp. 27-46
Description
Study probes the importance of kinship relations, with respect to individual and collective identity, for members of the Cowessess First Nation, Saskatchewan.
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Historians and Indigenous Genocide in Saskatchewan

Web Sites » Organizations
Author/Creator
Robert Alexander Innes
Description
Following the final report on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls the author examines historians approach to identifying genocide against Indigenous people.
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Mohawk Interruptus: Life Across the Borders of Settler States

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Robert Alexander Innes
Journal of Colonialism & Colonial History, vol. 16, no. 2, Summer, 2015, p. [?]
Description
Book review of Audra Simpson's book Mohawk Interruptus: Life Across the Borders of Settler States that provides an Indigenous perspective on Indigenous related academia.
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More On One Arrow, the Métis and Canadian History

Articles » General
Author/Creator
Brenda Macdougall
Robert Alexander Innes
Eagle Feather News, vol. 10, no. 12, December 2007, p. 20
Description
Comments on the responsibility of Aboriginal scholars to reinterpret historical events and delve into "where it went wrong". Article located by scrolling to page 20.
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Should Indigenous People Vote in Canada's Federal Election?

Alternate Title
Weweni Indigenous Scholars Speaker Series
Media » Film and Video
Author/Creator
Leah Gazan
Rob Innes
Pamela Palmater
Description
Panelists discuss whether engaging with Canadian political process and voting undermines Indigenous sovereignty. Followed by question and answer period. Duration: 1:14:28.
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Toward Indigenous Planning? First Nation Community Planning

in Saskatchewan, Canada
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Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
S. Yvonne Prusak
Ryan Walker
Robert Innes
Journal of Planning Education and Research, vol. 21, no. 3, 2015, pp. 1-11
Description
Evaluation of pilot project undertaken from 2006 to 2011 on 11 reserves. Based on results of interviews with 36 key informants.
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