Journals Higher Education



Published: 28 June 2010

432 Pages | 21 maps, 55 photos

ISBN: 9780195432428

Bookseller Code (06)

A Concise History of Canada's First Nations

Second Edition

Olive Patricia Dickason and William Newbigging

  • Treats the historical narrative from an aboriginal perspective
  • Presents sophisticated material in a manner suitable for an introductory audience
  • Fully updated with the most up-to-date coverage of current events and contemporary issues, the new edition features a brand new chapter discussing Caledonia land claims, official and unofficial apologies for residential schooling, recent interpretations of Aboriginal and treaty rights, and current issues related to justice, employment, and training
  • Each chapter includes newly added review questions and lists of further reading-great starting points for further research, discussion, and debate
  • Resources for instructors and students alike-the new edition includes an instructor's manual, PowerPoint-ready visual tools, and a new student study guide. Instructors will appreciate suggestions for class discussion and debate, while students will benefit from new study questions, learning objectives, and chapter overviews-all available online