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By Noel Dyck, James B. Waldram

ISBN-10: 0773509615

ISBN-13: 9780773509610

The essays in Anthropology, Public coverage, and local Peoples in Canada offer a entire assessment of earlier, current, and destiny sorts of anthropological involvement in public coverage matters that impact local peoples in Canada. The contributing authors, who comprise social scientists and politicians from either local and non-Native backgrounds, use their adventure to evaluate the idea and perform of anthropological participation in and remark of kinfolk among aboriginal peoples and governments in Canada. They hint the strengths and weaknesses of conventional varieties of anthropological fieldwork and writing, in addition to delivering leading edge strategies to a couple of the demanding situations confronting anthropologists operating during this area. as well as Noel Dyck and James Waldram, the contributing authors are Peggy Martin Brizinski, Julie Cruikshank, Peter Douglas Elias, Julia D. Harrison, Ron Ignace, Joseph M. Kaufert, Patricia Leyland Kaufert, William W. Koolage, John O'Neil, Joe Sawchuk, Colin H. Scott, Derek G. Smith, George Speck, Renee Taylor, Peter J. Usher, and Sally M. Weaver.

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The relationship between theory development and practical applications of anthropological and social scientific approaches is clearly articulated in the highly public nature of the inquiry. This page intentionally left blank 2 The Emergence of "Eskimo Status": An Examination of the Eskimo Disk List System and Its Social Consequences, 1925-1970 D E R E K G. SMITH INTRODUCTION In February 1941 a formal decision the Northwest Territories Council1 voted to adopt a system of identification for all Eskimos2 of the Territories.

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