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The Convergence of Civilizations: Constructing a Mediterranean Region
The Convergence of Civilizations: Constructing a Mediterranean Region
By Emanuel Alder, Federica Bicci, Beverly Crawford, and Raffaella Del Sarto

The Convergence of Civilizations will be an important tool for meeting the current global challenges being faced by nation-states as well as those in the future.

Published Sep 2006
The Nisga'a Treaty: Polling Dynamics and Political Communication in Comparative Context
The Nisga'a Treaty: Polling Dynamics and Political Communication in Comparative Context
By J. Rick Ponting

"This insightful book takes the reader inside the workings of government, warts and all. It tells a good story and informs at the same time." - Doug McArthur, Simon Fraser University

Published May 2006
'Will the Circle be Unbroken?': Aboriginal Communities, Restorative Justice, and the Challenges of Conflict and Change
'Will the Circle be Unbroken?': Aboriginal Communities, Restorative Justice, and the Challenges of Conflict and Change
By Jane Dickson-Gilmore and Carol La Prairie

'Will the Circle be Unbroken?' provides a comprehensive overview of the critical issues in Aboriginal and restorative justice, placing these in the context of community. It examines the essential role of community in furthering both Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal aspirations for restorative justice.

Published Aug 2005
Wasáse: Indigenous Pathways of Action and Freedom
Wasáse: Indigenous Pathways of Action and Freedom
By Taiaiake Alfred
This book traces the journey of those Indigenous people who have found a way to transcend the colonial identities which are the legacy of their history and live as Onkwehonwe, original people.
Published Aug 2005
Wartime Images, Peacetime Wounds: The Media and the Gustafsen Lake Standoff
Wartime Images, Peacetime Wounds: The Media and the Gustafsen Lake Standoff
By Sandra Lambertus
Wartime Images, Peacetime Wounds opens new avenues for studies of minorities in the news and for the study of news media in general.

Published Jan 2004
We Are Not You: First Nations and Canadian Modernity
We Are Not You: First Nations and Canadian Modernity
By Claude Denis

This is an innovative study of an encounter between a Coast Salish Aboriginal community and the dominant institutions of Canadian state and society.

Published Oct 1997
The Way of the Pipe: Aboriginal Spirituality and Symbolic Healing in Canadian Prisons
The Way of the Pipe: Aboriginal Spirituality and Symbolic Healing in Canadian Prisons
Written by James Waldram

Written in a highly accessible style, The Way of the Pipe combines scholarly perspectives with extensive narratives from the Elders and inmates to provide a unique understanding of the issues of symbolic healing and prison rehabilitation.

Published May 1997
Amerindian Rebirth: Reincarnation Belief Among North American Indians and Inuit
Amerindian Rebirth: Reincarnation Belief Among North American Indians and Inuit
By Antonia Mills, Edited by Richard Slobodin

Amerindian Rebirth will further our understanding of concepts of self-identity, kinship, religion, cosmology, resiliency, and change among native North American peoples

Published Jul 1994
Surviving as Indians: The Challenge of Self-Government
Surviving as Indians: The Challenge of Self-Government
By Menno Boldt

The Indians' future must inevitably be worked out with Canadians. Surviving as Indians intends to open a dialogue between the two groups.

Published May 1993
Paqtatek: Volume 1 Policy and Consciousness in Mi'kmaq Life
Paqtatek: Volume 1 Policy and Consciousness in Mi'kmaq Life
Edited by Stephenie Inglis, Joy Mannette, Stacy Sulewski
The publication of Paqtatek is one way to address the void in the literature on Aboriginal Peoples.
Published Mar 1991