This course examines Yukon First Nations history, culture and governance. Topics covered include pre-contact cultures of Yukon, subsistence economies, social and political organizations, cultural expressions, and cultural protocols.
First Nations' responses to colonialism within the context of major contact and post-contact events are analyzed. Particular emphasis is placed on the history of Yukon land claims and the emergence of First Nations self-governments. Additional field of study: Indigenous Studies, political science, geography.
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|Fields of study||History and archaeologySociology and cultural studies|
|Teaching place||Online - scheduled|