Principal Investigator:Villebrun, Lori Licenced Year(s):
The objective of this study is to determine how Dene in the Deh Cho transmit their knowledge of the land publicly in environmental hearings as compared to how they transmit the same knowledge privately among themselves. Travel will be by car to Hay River, Fort Simpson and Fort Providence. Semi-structured interviews with the participants will be conducted. All participants will be given a consen...
Principal Investigator:Park, Linda K. Licenced Year(s):
Public museums with anthropological mandates are increasingly being accused of racism, sexism, cultural elitism, and failing to represent wider community interests. Groups such as First Nation peoples are expressing their displeasure with the way in which museums are managing their cultural heritage, and they are calling for a new relationship between themselves and museums. This research will t...
Principal Investigator:Frei, Rosemary Licenced Year(s):
Ms. Frei will spend a period of nine days in the area of Inuvik and Tuktoyaktuk with the objective of gathering material for a series of papular articles and/or radio programs for the Canadian Airlines Inflight magazine and for Canadian Geographic. The articles will mainly deal with research on climate change being carried out in the Arctic....