Social and cultural anthropology

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INSTEAD

The Indigenous Stewardship of Environment and Alternative Development (INSTEAD) research program is a knowledge co-creation partnership of Indigenous communities, representative organizations, university ...

Food Mobilities

Bringing together multidisciplinary scholars from the growing discipline of food studies, Food Mobilities examines food provisioning and the food cultures of the world, historically and in contemporary ...

Echo Loba, Loba Echo

By (author) Sonja Swift
Foreword by Winona LaDuke
Categories: Social and cultural anthropology

A unique look at the cultural, environmental, historical, literary, metaphorical, and political role of the wolf.

 

Echo Loba, Loba Echo is a story about the metaphor of the wolf and how this is echoed ...

The Age of Insecurity

Finalist, 2024 Writers' Trust Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing

These days, everyone feels insecure. We are financially stressed and emotionally overwhelmed. The status quo isn’t working ...

Vivre plus simplement

Cet ouvrage montre comment celles et ceux qui s’engagent dans une transformation de simplicité se distancient de certaines normes sociales pour faire évoluer non seulement leur quotidien, mais aussi ...

Words of the Inuit

Words of the Inuit is an important compendium of Inuit culture illustrated through Inuit words. It brings the sum of the author’s decades of experience and engagement with Inuit and Inuktitut to bear ...

Inuit, Oblate Missionaries, and Grey Nuns in the Keewatin, 1865-1965

Over the century between the first Oblate mission to the Canadian central Arctic in 1867 and the radical shifts brought about by Vatican II, the region was the site of complex interactions between Inuit, ...

Inuit Stories of Being and Rebirth

Ujarak, Iqallijuq, and Kupaaq were elders from the Inuit community on Igloolik Island in Nunavut. The three elders, among others, shared with Bernard Saladin d’Anglure the narratives which make up the ...

First Peoples of Canada

First Peoples of Canada offers readers a rare opportunity to experience a celebrated exhibition that has toured the world, yet has never been shown in Canada. This beautifully designed, full-colour book ...

Imagining Head-Smashed-In

For millennia, Aboriginal hunters on the North American Plains used their knowledge of the land and of buffalo behaviour to drive their quarry over cliffs. Archaeologist Jack Brink has written a major ...