Indigenous Studies

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Aboriginal Institutions of Higher Education: A Struggle for the Education of Aboriginal Students, Control of Indigenous Knowledge, and Recognition of Aboriginal Institutions: An Examination of Government Policy

Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Aboriginal Institutes' Consortium
Description
Analyzes governmental response to development of Aboriginal-controlled post secondary institutions by comparing support given to Aboriginal institutions compared to other provincial institutions. Gives recommendations for policy and legislative support.
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Aboriginal Peoples and the Environment

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Leanne R. Simpson
Canadian Journal of Native Education, vol. 22, no. 2, 1998, pp. 223-237
Description
Report on the Centre for Indigenous Environmental Resources (CIER), which has created a program to perform environmental assessments from an Aboriginal perspective.
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AERC Report 2012: College of Education

Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Marie Battiste
Yvonne Vizina
Megan Steeves
Description
Describes the Aboriginal Education Research Council's evolution, activities, accomplishments and future directions and development strategies.
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American Indian Autobiography and Written Composition: A Course Proposal

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
David Sudol
Studies in American Indian Literatures, vol. 3, no. 2, Series 2, Summer, 1991, pp. 28-35
Description
Introduces a proposal for a composition course that is based on American Indian autobiography, and is designed for upper-level English majors. Entire issue on one PDF. To access article, scroll down to appropriate page.
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The American Indian Culture and Research Journal and The American Indian Quarterly: A Citation Analysis

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Cheryl Metoyer-Duran
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, vol. 17, no. 4, 1993, pp. 25-54
Description
Analysis found that the disciplinary status of American Indian studies, as it was then called, suggested that Indigenous studies could retain its crossdisciplinary status or emerge as a unique discipline.
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The American Indian Program at Cornell University

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Daniel H. Usner
Indigenous Nations Studies Journal, vol. 2, no. 1, Spring, 2001, pp. 35-41
Description
Overview of program which started in the 1970s with the founding of an American Indian Affairs Committee.
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American Indian Studies as an Academic Discipline

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Clara Sue Kidwell
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, vol. 35, no. 1, 2011, pp. 27-31
Description
Discusses how American Indian academic programs have survived and continue to grow.
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American Indian Studies as an Academic Discipline

Alternate Title
Symposium on American Indian Studies, January 1977
Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Russell Thornton
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, vol. 2, no. 3-4, January 1, 1978, pp. 10-19
Description
Discusses development of American Indian Studies as a distinct entity within academic institutions by examining criticisms leveled against it and possible directions it might follow.
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American Indian Studies: Intellectual Navel Gazing or Academic Discipline?

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Clara Sue Kidwell
American Indian Quarterly, vol. 33, no. 1, Winter, 2009, pp. 1-17
Description
Looks at the history of American Indian Studies programs in the United States; information about the activism among Indian communities; the activism efforts of American Indian college students; the presence of American Indian teachers in United States colleges and universities; and other factors contributing to the growing field of American Indian Studies.
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American Indian Studies is for Everyone

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Duane Champagne
American Indian Quarterly, vol. 20, no. 1, Winter, 1996, pp. 77-[?]
Description
Argues that there is a place for both Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal scholars in the field of Native Studies.
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American Indian Studies Programs at the University of Arizona

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Mary Jo Tippeconnic Fox
Claudia E. Nelson
and Joseph (Jay) H. Stauss
Indigenous Nations Studies Journal, vol. 2, no. 1, Spring, 2001, pp. 55-69
Description
Profiles five American Indian women who took the first Indian Studies doctoral program.
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American Indian Studies: Toward an Indigenous Model

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
M. Annette Jaimes
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, vol. 11, no. 3, 1987, pp. 1-16
Description
Examines the state of affairs within American Indian Studies, including the problems and possible solutions to those problems.
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An Anthropological Perspective of Native American Cultural Studies

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Frederick D. Smith

Journal of American Indian Education, vol. 17, no. 3, May 1978, pp. [8-12]
Description
Explores whether Native American cultural programs can be considered revitalization movements and where the initiative for them originated.
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Applied Indigenous Studies at Northern Arizona State

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Ronald L. Trosper
Indigenous Nations Studies Journal, vol. 2, no. 1, Spring, 2001, pp. 97-101
Description
Looks at the program's role in preparing students to take on leadership roles in their communities
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Bachelor of Indigenous Studies: Trauma and Recovery

Articles » General
Author/Creator
Gnibi - College of Indigenous Australian Peoples - Division of Health and Applied Sciences Southern Cross University
Lismore
Aboriginal and Islander Health Worker Journal, vol. 28, no. 4, July/August 2004, pp. 26-29
Description
Course description of the degree program listing all the classes and outline of how it will provide insights and skills to deal with social trauma.
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The Bases Are Loaded: American Indians and American Studies

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Carter Meland
Joseph Bauerkemper
LeAnne Howe
Heidi Stark
American Studies, vol. 46, no. 3-4, Indigeneity at the Crossroads of American Studies, Fall/Winter, 2005, pp. 391-416
Description
Argues that the field of American Studies would not exist without the presence of Native Americans and that their world view and contributions are both valid and desirable. Joint issue with: Indigenous Studies Today Issue 1, Spring 2006.
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Basic Empowering Strategies for the Classroom

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Devon A. Mihesuah
American Indian Quarterly , vol. 27, no. 1/2, Special Issue: Native Experiences in the Ivory Tower, Winter-Spring, 2003, pp. 459-478
Description
Author details several methods for teaching Indigenous Studies in a way that engages both Indigenous and non-Indigenous students which he has developed through 16 years of experience teaching “Native history, culture, and current events.
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Book Review

Book Reviews
Author/Creator
James S. Frideres
Canadian Journal of Native Studies, vol. 18, no. 1, 1998, pp. 184-185
Description
Book review of: Aboriginal Self-Government in Urban Areas: Proceedings of a Workshop, May 25 and 26, 1994 edited by Evelyn Peters.
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Book Review

Book Reviews
Author/Creator
David Dinwoodie
Anthropological Quarterly, vol. 75, no. 1, Winter, 2001, pp. 229-232
Description
Book review of: Studying Native America: Problems and Prospects edited by Russell Thornton.
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Book Reviews

Book Reviews
Author/Creator
Masarah M. VanEyck
Canadian Journal of Native Studies, vol. 17, no. 1, 1997, pp. 195-197
Description
Book review of: For an Amerindian Autohistory: An Essay on the Foundation of a Social Ethnic by Georges Sioui.
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Book Reviews

Book Reviews
Author/Creator
Jo-Ann Thom
Canadian Journal of Native Studies, vol. 17, no. 1, 1997, pp. 191-193
Description
Book review of: Voices Under One Sky: Contemporary Native Literature by Trish Fox Roman (Editor). Reviewer recommends for use in grades 10-12 and introductory Aboriginal Literature at university level.
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Canadian Native Studies by Europeans

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
John A. Price
The Canadian Journal of Native Studies, vol. 5, no. 1, 1985, pp. 135-140
Description
Overview of research on Indigenous matters conducted by Europeans in the 20th century.
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Cautionary Stories of University Indigenization: Institutional Dynamics, Accountability Struggles, and Resilient Settler Colonial Power

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Erich Steinman
Scott Scoggins
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, vol. 44, no. 1, 2020, pp. 73-96
Description
Interviews with 23 individuals at a Canadian university revealed three main themes: hidden contributions by Indigenous students, faculty, staff and community members; conflicts in accountability between academia and community; and contradictions and uneven application.
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Center for World Indigenous Studies

Web Sites » Organizations
Author/Creator
Center for World Indigenous Studies
Description

Independent institute working to "restore traditional knowledge through research and education". Includes links to education programs, fourth world papers programs, research, virtual library and media center.

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Changing Academic Discourse About Native Education: Using Two Pairs of Eyes

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Carl Urion
Canadian Journal of Native Education, vol. 23, no. 1, Hands Back, Hands Forward: Revising Aboriginal Voices and Revisioning Aboriginal Research, 1999, pp. 6-15
Description
Overview of trends in academic and First Nations discussions surrounding the issue of Native Education.
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Coming in to Indigenous Sovereignty: Relationality and Resurgence

Articles » General
Author/Creator
Alex Wilson
Journal of Global Indigeneity, vol. 2, no. 2, Global Solidarity Symposium, 2016
Description
Presentation, by the Director of the Aboriginal Education Research Centre, University of Saskatchewan, at the Global Solidarity Symposium, State University of New York, November 7, 2016. Duration: 37:07.
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