Fort Chipewyan and the Shaping of Canadian History, 1788-1920s: We like to be free in this country

Fort Chipewyan and the Shaping of Canadian History, 1788-1920s: We like to be free in this country

By: Patricia A. McCormack (author)Hardback

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Description

Anyone interested in the history of First Nations, northern communities, or the way historians and local communities approach and understand the past should read this book.

About Author

Patricia A. McCormack is an associate professor in the Faculty of Native Studies at the University of Alberta.

Contents

1 Writing Fort Chipewyan History 2 Building a Plural Society at Fort Chipewyan: A Cultural Rababou 3 The Fur Trade Mode of Production 4 The Creation of Canada: A New Plan for the Northwest 5 Local Impacts: State Expansion, the Athabasca District, and Fort Chipewyan 6 Christian Missions 7 The Ways of Life at Fort Chipewyan: Cultural Baselines at the Time of Treaty 8 Treaty No. 8 and Metis Scrip: Canada Bargains for the North 9 The Government Foot in the Door 10 Fort Chipewyan and the New Regime Epilogue: Facing the Future Appendix Notes References Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774816687
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 408
  • ID: 9780774816687
  • weight: 720
  • ISBN10: 0774816686

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