Standoff : why reconciliation fails Indigenous people and how to fix it / Bruce McIvor.

Standoff : why reconciliation fails Indigenous people and how to fix it / Bruce McIvor.

By
McIvor, Bruce.

Publication Date
2021

Publication Information
Gibsons, B.C. : Nightwood Editions,

Physical Description
205 p.

Subject Term
Indigenous peoples -- Canada -- Social conditions.
 
Indigenous peoples -- Canada -- Government relations.
 
Indigenous peoples -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Canada.
 
Indigenous peoples -- Canada.
 
Reconciliation.

Geographic Term
Canada -- Race relations.
 
Canada -- Ethnic relations.

Summary
Faced with a constant stream of news reports of standoffs and confrontations, Canada’s “reconciliation project” has obviously gone off the rails. In this series of concise and thoughtful essays, lawyer and historian Bruce McIvor explains why reconciliation with Indigenous peoples is failing and what needs to be done to fix it.

Language
English

ISBN
9780889714205

General Note
Includes bibliographical references.


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Stephenville (WST) (Kindale)Adult NFic IndigenousAdult Non-Fiction Indigenous305.897 M18Checked In