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Aboriginal Education

Web Sites » Organizations
Author/Creator
Maureen Simpson
The Encyclopedia of Saskatchewan
Description
Argues that Saskatchewan is known for transforming the nature of teaching and learning in Aboriginal education and gives a short history of education in Saskatchewan.
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Aboriginal Educational Policy

Web Sites » Organizations
Author/Creator
Sandra Bellegarde
Trish LaFontaine
The Encyclopedia of Saskatchewan
Description
Gives a short history of the policies of the Indian Act, residential schools, the integration period and jurisdictional dilemmas between the province and the Federal Government.
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Aboriginal Fishing Rights

Web Sites » Organizations
Author/Creator
Brock Pitawanakwat
The Encyclopedia of Saskatchewan
Description
Discusses the right to fish in Saskatchewan as an inherent right that precedes Canadian law, and how this right has been infringed by conservation policy.
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Aboriginal Literature (Canada)

Alternate Title
Literature Online
Web Sites » Organizations
Description
Brief history of two categories, "Inuit literature" and "Native and Métis literature" from from Routledge Encyclopedia of Post-Colonial Literatures in English.
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Aboriginal Theatre

Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Canadian Theatre Encyclopedia
Description
Overview of Canada's Aboriginal Theatre featuring theatre productions, companies, playwrights and performers.
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Ahtahkakoop First Nation

Web Sites » Organizations
Author/Creator
Christian Thompson
The Encyclopedia of Saskatchewan
Description
Brief discussion of the contemporary and historical issues related to this Treaty 6 First Nation.
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Big River Cree First Nation

Web Sites » Organizations
Author/Creator
Christian Thompson
The Encyclopedia of Saskatchewan
Description
Brief history of the Big River Cree First Nation since the signing of Treaty 6.
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Book Review

Book Reviews
Author/Creator
Rob Nestor
Canadian Journal of Native Studies, vol. 17, no. 2, 1997, pp. 370-372
Description
Book review on: The Encyclopedia of Native American Biography: Six Hundred Life Stories of Important People from Powhatan to Wilma Mankiller by Bruce E. Johansen and Donald A. Grinde Jr..
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Book Reviews

Book Reviews
Author/Creator
A. Blair Stonechild
Eric Bonfield
William Asikinack
Canadian Journal of Native Studies, vol. 8, no. 1, 1988, pp. 155-162
Description
Book reviews of 3 publications: American Indian Culture and Research Journal Vol. 10, No. 2: Special Issue: American Indian Governments in the Reagan Era 1885 Métis Rebellion or Government Conspiracy? by Don McLean. Encyclopedia of Native American Tribes by Carl Waldman; with illustrations by Molly Braun.
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Charles Cowley Pratt (1816-1888)

Alternate Title
Encyclopedia of Saskatchewan
Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Winona Wheeler
Description
Very brief profile Charles Cowley Pratt, an Anglican lay reader, schoolteacher, and interpreter for Treaty 4 at Fort Qu’Appelle in 1874.
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Encyclopaedia of Aboriginal Australia

Book Reviews
Author/Creator
David Nash
Kevin Keefe
Aboriginal History, vol. 19, no. 2, 1995, pp. 206-209
Description
Book review of: Encyclopaedia of Aboriginal Australia Review located by scrolling to page 206.
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Encyclopedia Arctica

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Vilhjalmur Stefansson
Arctic, vol. 1, no. 1, Spring, 1948, pp. 44-46
Description
Encyclopedia with focus on the Arctic and Subarctic.
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The Encyclopedia of Saskatchewan

Web Sites » Governmental
Author/Creator
University of Regina
Description
Web-site with a link to Aboriginal (First Nation and Métis) essay information, including arts, education, health, history, leaders, justice, communities, and much more.
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Indigenous People in Cyberspace

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Adam Lucas
Leonardo, vol. 29, no. 2, 1996, pp. 101-108
Description
Discusses computer and electronic networking projects addressing education, development and self-determination that Australian Aboriginal and Native American people are doing.
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Indigenous Saskatchewan Encyclopedia

Web Sites » Organizations
Author/Creator
Indigenous Voices
Gwenna Moss Centre for Teaching and Learning
University of Saskatchewan
Description
Over two hundred entries which were extracted from the Encyclopedia of Saskatchewan.
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Lucky Man Cree First Nation

Web Sites » Organizations
Author/Creator
Christian Thompson
The Encyclopedia of Saskatchewan
Description
Comments on the River People, their adherence to Treaty 6, and how the 1885 resistance scattered most of the band.
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Makwa Sahgaiehcan First Nation

Web Sites » Organizations
Author/Creator
Christian Thompson
The Encyclopedia of Saskatchewan
Description
Brief history of the Makwa Lake Cree Band who signed Treaty 6 in 1876.
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Onion Lake First Nation

Web Sites » Organizations
Author/Creator
Christian Thompson
The Encyclopedia of Saskatchewan
Description
Discusses the signing of Treaty 6, after the Frog Lake Massacre in 1885, and looks at the Federal Governments refusal to recognize a Chief until 1914, when they amalgamated as the Onion Lake Band.
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Peepeekisis First Nation

Web Sites » Organizations
Author/Creator
Christian Thompson
The Encyclopedia of Saskatchewan
Description
Brief history of Peepeekisis First Nation.
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Red Earth Cree First Nation

Web Sites » Organizations
Author/Creator
Christian Thompson
The Encyclopedia of Saskatchewan
Description
Brief history of the Red Earth reserve and the adhesion to Treaty 5.
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Review Essay: American Indian Reference Works of 1986: Some of the Best

Book Reviews
Author/Creator
G. Edward Evans
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, vol. 10, no. 1, 1986, pp. 43-52
Description
Book reviews of: Reference Encyclopedia of the American Indian edited by Barry T. Klein. Atlas of Ancient America by Michael Coe, Dean Snow and Elizabeth Benson. American Indian and Alaska Native Newspapers and Periodicals, 1925-1970 edited by Daniel F. Littlefield Jr. and James W. Parins. American Indian and Alaska Native Newspapers and Periodical, 1971-1985 edited by Daniel F. Littlefield Jr. and James W.
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Reviews

Book Reviews
Author/Creator
Murray L. Wax
S. Carol Berg
John Richard Beery
Roberta Haines
Karen Wallace
Natchee Blu Barnd
Sioux Harvey
Paul Pasquaretta
Jerome Klinkowitz
Susan L. Rockwell
Anthony Webster
Manley Begay
Betty Booth Donohue
et. al.
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, vol. 23, no. 4, 1999, pp. 195-238
Description
Book reviews of: Beyond the Lodge of the Sun: Inner Mysteries of the Native American Way by Chokecherry Gall Eagle. Chippewa Families: A Social Study of White Earth Reservation, 1938 by. M. Inez Hilger. David Zeisberger: A Life Among the Indians by Earl P.
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Reviews

Book Reviews
Author/Creator
Donald J. Berthrong
Donal F. Lindsey
William E. Simeone
Bernard W. Sheehan
Merle Wells
Julie LaMay Abner
Robert H. Keller
Edmund J. Danziger
Donald E. Worcester
Julie Cruikshank
Troy R. Johnson
Laurie Weinstein
Wilbur R. Jacobs
et al.
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, vol. 19, no. 1, 1995, pp. 229-291
Description
Book reviews of: Adventures on the Western Frontier by Major General John Gibbon. American Indian Children at School, 1850-1930 by Michael C. Coleman. Anthropology of the North Pacific Rim edited by William Fitzhugh and Valerie Chaussonnet. Cannibal Encounters: Europeans and Island Caribs, 1492-1763 by Philip P. Boucher. Children of Grace: The Nez Perce War of 1877 by Bruce Hampton. Claiming Breath by Diane Glancy. "Come, Blackrobe”: De Smet and the Indian Tragedy by John J.
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Reviews

Book Reviews
Author/Creator
Michael Eldridge
Sarah H. Hill
Philip A. May
Charles A. Bishop
Debra A. Burdick
et al.
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, vol. 20, no. 1, 1996, pp. 195-266
Description
Book reviews of: The Absence of Angels by W. S. Penn. All My Sins Are Relatives by W. S. Penn. The Cherokees and Christianity, 1794-1870: Essays on Acculturation and Cultural Persistence by William G. McLoughlin. Drinking Careers: A Twenty-Five Year Study of Three Navajo Populations by Steven J. Kunitz and Jerrold E. Levy. Enduring Traditions: The Native Peoples of New England edited by Laurie Weinstein. A Face in the Rock by Loren R. Graham. Indian Country: A History of Native People in America by Karen D. Harvey and Lisa D.
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Uqalurait: An Oral History of Nunavut

Book Reviews
Author/Creator
Andrew Wiget
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, vol. 34, no. 3, 2010, pp. 174-177
Description
Book review of: Uqalurait: An Oral History of Nunavut compiled and edited by John Bennet (sic) and Susan Rowley. To view scroll down to page 174.
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