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Native peoples and cultures of Canada

an anthropological overview

by Alan D. McMillan

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Published by Douglas & McIntyre in Vancouver .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Indians of North America -- Canada.,
    • Inuit -- Canada.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAlan D. McMillan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE78.C2 M36 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 376 p. :
      Number of Pages376
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL896551M
      ISBN 101550541501
      LC Control Number95187910

      Demographics. In the Census, 1,, people in Canada identified as Indigenous, making up per cent of the national population. The First Nations population rose to ,, the Métis population grew to ,, and the Inuit population reac Native American, member of any of the aboriginal peoples of the Western Hemisphere, although the term often connotes only those groups whose original territories were in present-day Canada and the United States. Learn more about the history and culture of Native Americans in this article.

      The culture of Canada embodies the artistic, culinary, literary, humour, musical, political and social elements that are representative of Canada and Canadians. Throughout Canada's history, its culture has been influenced by European culture and traditions, especially British and French, and by its own indigenous cultures. Over time, elements of the cultures of Canada's immigrant populations. More than two decades ago, residential schools’ scholars such as James R. Miller and indigenous leaders began to describe the efforts of the Canadian government to assimilate the Indigenous Peoples through the residential schools and other related policies as cultural genocide—arguing that assimilation was intended to destroy the Indigenous Peoples of Canada as a culturally distinct group.

      Canada - Canada - Cultural life: In the Royal Commission on National Development in the Arts, Letters, and Sciences issued a report (what became known as the Massey Report) warning that Canadian culture had become invisible, nearly indistinguishable from that of the neighbouring United States, owing to years of “American invasion by film, radio, and periodical.”. Native Peoples of North America is intended to be an introductory text about the Native peoples of North America (primarily the United States and Canada) presented from an anthropological perspective. As such, the text is organized around anthropological concepts such as language, kinship, marriage and family life, political and economic organization, food getting, spiritual and religious /5(7).


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