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2008 Nunavut Economic Outlook: Our Future to Choose

Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Graeme Clinton
Stephen Vail
Description
Discusses the progress of Nunavut’s socio-economic goals and the challenges in advancing their economic and social objectives while coping with economic, social and environmental changes.
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2010 Nunavut Economic Outlook

Alternate Title
2010 Nunavut Economic Outlook: Nunavut's Second Chance
Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Impact Economics
Description
Discusses the progress of Nunavut’s socio-economic and environmental performance based on its investments in wealth-generating capital by looking at demographic trends and developments in the areas of education, health, social well-being and income.
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Aboriginal Populations in Canadian Cities: Why Are They Growing so Fast?

Articles » General
Author/Creator
Eric Guimond
Norbert Robitaille
Sacha Senécal
Canadian Issues, Journeys of a Generation: Broadening the Aboriginal Well-Being Policy Research Agenda, Winter, 2009, pp. 11-18
Description
Identifies intragenerational ethnic mobility as the primary source of population growth. Entire issue on one pdf. To access issue, scroll to page 11.
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Across Time and Tundra: The Inuvialuit of the Western Arctic

Book Reviews
Author/Creator
Peter Collings
American Review of Canadian Studies, vol. 35, no. 1, Spring, 2005, pp. 187-189
Description
Book review of: Across Time and Tundra: The Inuvialuit of the Western Arctic by Ishmael Alunik, Eddie D. Kolausok, and David Morrison.
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Adaptation & Resilience: The Inuvialuit Story

Articles » General
Author/Creator
Nellie Cournoyea
Northern Public Affairs, vol. 2, Special Issue 2014: Revitalizing Education in the Inuit Nunangat, 2014, pp. 18-22
Description
Discusses importance of cultural resiliency for preservation of Northern identity and values.
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Adapting Evidence-Based Tobacco Addiction Treatment for Inuit Living in Ontario: A Qualitative Study of Collaboration and Co-creation to Move From Pan-Indigenous to Inuit-Specific Programming

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Megan Barker
Anita Uuttuvak
Christine Lund
Rosa Dragonetti
Peter Selby
International Journal of Indigenous Health, vol. 16, no. 2, Wisdom of the Elders: Honouring Spiritual Laws in Indigenous Knowledge, 2021, pp. 36-53
Description

Examines the IT'S TIME toolkit as a means to provide collaborative culturally relevant treatment for tobacco addiction within Inuit communities.  

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Addressing the Persistence of Tuberculosis Among the Canadian Inuit Population: The Need For a Social Determinants of Health Framework

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Kassandra C. Kulmann
Chantelle AM Richmond
International Indigenous Policy Journal, vol. 2, no. 1, Health and Well-being, 2011, pp. 1-16
Description
Describes the medical and socio-economic influences contributing to the high rate of tuberculosis. Includes recommendations for future research and policy changes.
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Ahiarmiut Relocations and the Search for Justice: The Life and Work of David Serkoak

Articles » General
Author/Creator
Karine Duhamel
Warren Bernauer
Northern Public Affairs, vol. 6, no. 1, Redefining the Northern Research Landscape, July 2018, pp. 62-65
Description
Article discusses the multiple forced relocations that the Inuit Elder experienced in his youth, the consequences for his people, and his work to publicize the story of the relocations and to advance a claim for compensation and an apology on behalf of his community.
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Akimiski Island, Nunavut, Canada: A Test of Inuit Title

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Christine Pritchard
Brandy Sistili
Zachariah General
Graham S. Whitelaw
Danie D. McCarthy...[ et al.]
The Canadian Journal of Native Studies, vol. 30, no. 2, 2010, pp. 407-414
Description
Comments on whether the Inuit of Nunavut fulfil several criteria of the common law test for Aboriginal title of the Island.
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Aleut Reference Group Alienation, Mobility, and Acculturation

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Gerald D. Berreman
American Anthropologist, vol. 66, no. 2, New Series, April 1964, pp. 231-250
Description
Examines how villagers of Nikolski, Alaska adopted many of the norms of the dominant "white" culture at the expense of traditional lifestyles.
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Alutiiq Ethnicity

Theses
Author/Creator
Patricia Hartley Partnow
Description
Thesis (Ph.D.)--University of Alaska Fairbanks, 1993.
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Anaktuvuk Pass Goes To Town

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Margaret B. Blackman
Études/Inuit/Studies, vol. 32, no. 1, Inuit urbains / Urban Inuit, 2008, pp. 107-115
Description
Describes the relationship the residents of a small, isolated community have to the city of Fairbanks, Alaska.
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The Annanacks

Media » Film and Video
Author/Creator
René Bonnière
Description
Documentary about the formation of the first cooperative venture in the Inuit community of George River in Northern Quebec. Duration: 29.15.
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Anticipation, Climate Change and Movement in Greenland

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Mark Nutall
Études Inuit Studies, vol. 34, no. 1, Les Inuit et le Changement Climatique / The Inuit and Climate Change, 2010, pp. 21-37
Description
Article focuses on the benefits of being proactive in regards to the topic of climate change in Greenland.
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Archaeologies of Climate Change: Perceptions and Prospects

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Kate Britton
Charlotta Hillerdal
Etudes Inuit Studies, vol. 43, no. 1/2, The Past in the Yup’ik Present: Archaeologies of Climate Change in Western Alaska, 2019, pp. 265-287
Description

Examines the role of archeology as both a the study of the past but also as a means to find a solutions for the future. 

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