By Heather A. Howard,Craig Proulx

ISBN-10: 1554582601

ISBN-13: 9781554582600

because the Nineteen Seventies, Aboriginal humans were likely to reside in Canadian towns than on reserves or in rural parts. Aboriginal rural-to-urban migration and the improvement of city Aboriginal groups characterize some of the most major shifts within the histories and cultures of Aboriginal peoples in Canada. The essays in Aboriginal Peoples in Canadian towns: modifications and Continuities are from participants at once engaged in city Aboriginal groups; they draw on huge ethnographic examine on and via Aboriginal humans and their very own lived reports.

The interdisciplinary stories of city Aboriginal neighborhood and id amassed during this quantity provide narratives of distinct studies and features of city Aboriginal lifestyles. they supply leading edge views on cultural transformation and continuity and reveal how comparative examinations of the variety inside and throughout city Aboriginal studies give a contribution to broader understandings of the connection among Aboriginal peoples and the Canadian country and to theoretical debates approximately energy dynamics within the construction of neighborhood and in procedures of id formation.

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