Rob Hancock is offering a four week course entitled “Aboriginal Rights, Anthropology, and Development in the North.” He is focusing on the emergence of Aboriginal rights law in the context of Indigenous resistances to resource development in their homelands, and examine the role played by anthropologists in this process. The class begins on Monday, March 21 at Solstice Cafe (715pm).
March 28, 715-915 Introduction and Background: Aboriginal Rights, Land, and Resources, 1763-1973
April 4, 715-915 Aboriginal Rights and Hydroelectric Development in Quebec in the 1970s
April 11, 715-915 Aboriginal Rights and Gas Pipelines in the Northwest Territories in the 1970s
April 18, 715-915 Aboriginal Rights and Resource Development in BC, 1991-2011
The classes are open and free.