Principal Investigator:Ruttan, Lia Licenced Year(s):2003
This project will explore and compare the views of community history held by historical, official and anthropological accounts with the experiences of community elders in this mixed community of Chipewyan, Cree, Metis, and non-aboriginal residents. Under...
Principal Investigator:MacPherson, Mike Licenced Year(s):
Critical self-reflection is important for people to deal with the challenges of late modern or postmodern society, which are characterized by pluralism, rapid change and unpredictability. Critical self-reflection has been ignored in the foci of adult learning and there have been few studies examining the process of stimulating such thought. The researcher will use the facilitated experience wit...
Principal Investigator:Stern, Pamela Licenced Year(s):
The primary goal of the project is to examine the process of making a living in the the contemporary North and how it is changing. Data collection will be confined to ethnographic fieldwork in Holman and to archival research. The fieldwork will consist of several short interviews with adult residents of the village of Holman (30 - 50 persons). All participants will be given a general consent form ...
Principal Investigator:Driscoll Engelstad, Bernadette Licenced Year(s):
Data is collected through interviews. Topics include sewing activitiy; clothing production for family use and/or sale; history of clothing change; fur preparation and household hunting activity; graphic art production; craft production; household income and disbursement; domestic responsibilities; community employment statistics and opportunities; current interest in sewing, clothing production b...
Principal Investigator:Saint-Maurice, Claude Licenced Year(s):
The Researchers will conduct a community profile and gain a better understanding of social relationships between Sanikiluaq and Kuujjuarakik (Great Whale). This study is related to the Grande Baleine (Great Whale) complex. Objectives of the larger study are to identify and evaluate social impacts of the Grand Baleine complex on related communities and to propose mitigation and monitoring measu...