7 record(s) found with the tag "social issues" (multi-year projects are grouped):
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Women in the North Studies Programme
Principal Investigator: Crnkovich, Mary
Licensed Year(s): 1988 1987
Summary: Compiling reading materials about issues affecting women in the North and about the North, written from a woman's perspective. The reading series is intended to provide women in the North with access to serviceable reference materials, and make those outside the North aware of experiences of northern women who have an interest in this project for their comments and advice prior to going into any ...

The Transfer of New Communication Technologies in the Canadian North. A Comparison of Experiences in the Western and Eastern Arctic Inuit.
Principal Investigator: Koebberling, Uschi
Licensed Year(s): 1987
Summary: To assess the positive and negative consequences, particularly socio-cultural aspects, of transferring new communication technologies from southern Canada into Inuit communities in the NWT; compare developments in the Eastern and Western Arctic to examine different mechanisms of technology transfer employed in introducing telephone, radio and television services; assess the ability of Inuit commun...

Licence #5005
Principal Investigator: Wenzel, George W.
Licensed Year(s): 1985
Summary: (1) Anthropologically define the various dimensional contexts in which ringed seal hunting contributes to the functioning of Inuit society. (2) Evaluate the effects of limiting or ideological grounding of the anti-sealing protest movement has done. (3) Analysis of Inuit responses to this situation....

Licence #4129
Principal Investigator: Bennett, John
Licensed Year(s): 1984
Summary: A study of the whaling era and the Inuit point of view in 1984....

Licence #2709
Principal Investigator: O'Neil, John
Licensed Year(s): 1982
Summary: To study the adaptive ability of young adults to stress in an Inuit village as a flollow-up to a previous study....

Licence #2705
Principal Investigator: de Pelham, Alison
Licensed Year(s): 1981
Summary: To take a look at Slavey/Euro-Canadian relations with specific references to socio-economic problems and their resolution....

Licence #2694
Principal Investigator: Bopp, Michael
Licensed Year(s): 1981
Summary: To undertake a study of the problems, obstacles (historically and present) facing the Native people of the N.W.T. in pursuing their development goals....