Fantasies of Sovereignty: Deconstructing British and Canadian Claims to Ownership of the Historic North-West

"This article demonstrates that Canada's political claims to ownership over the North-West lay in problematic claims of sovereignty made by British and Canadian explorers, politicians, and businessmen, using language of discovery and sovereignty to obscure Indigenous governance already in practice".
Adam Gaudry
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NAIS: Journal of the Native American and Indigenous Studies Association, vol. 3, no. 1, 2016, pp. 46-74
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Indigenous or USask Creator
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Articles -- Scholarly, peer reviewed
Text -- PDF
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