Principal Investigator:Mutual, Alycia Licenced Year(s):
Focusing specifically on the Beaufort Sea region in the Northwest Territories and Alaska, which has a lengthy history intertwining resource development with issues like Inuit self-governance, this research aims to explore the similarities and differences in perceptions of these issues both across countries as well as between northern and southern-based media.
The main component of the research ...
Principal Investigator:Schutta, Susan Licenced Year(s):
The Project will involve interviews with southern trained news gatherers and disseminators as well as members of the native community. Interviews will focus on the options Northerners have to creating and disseminating news in the North....
Principal Investigator:Rouse, William Licenced Year(s):
The Researcher will conduct a survey of newspapers and journals within the N.W.T. to gain a broad understanding of the most "topical" issues affecting the N.W.T. in 1991. The study will focus on socio-political, environmental and legal areas. A database containing the organizations and institutions involved in these issues will be established....