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Canadian Circumpolar Institute

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Works: 123 works in 285 publications in 1 language and 3,687 library holdings
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Alberta's north : a history, 1890 to 1950 by Donald Grant Wetherell( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sacred lands : aboriginal world views, claims, and conflicts( Book )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nunavut atlas( )

5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This atlas illustrates and describes the geographical extent of Inuit land use in the Nunavut Agreement area (eastern Northwest Territories) in terms of intensity of use (high, medium, low) and of type of wildlife (caribou calving grounds, waterfowl nesting and staging areas, distribution, seasonal ranges and migration routes of animals harvested), based on data collected from hunters and elders in the communities
Indigenous ways to the present : native whaling in the Western Arctic( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human ecology : issues in the North by Roderick R Riewe( Book )

10 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papers in this collection were presented at the Human Ecology: Issues in the North lecture series at the University of Alberta during the Winter semester of 1991. Papers all share a dedication to the North and a profound concern for the issues facing Northerners today. Topics discussed include: traditional native nutrition and its role in the contemporary North; native spirituality; delivering complex health issues in the North; social problems, with an emphasis on child sexual abuse; development of government housing programs in the Northwest Territories; art of Inuit bird skin clothing; and, the environmental and social impacts upon the aboriginal peoples of the Soviet Far East
Issues in the North( Book )

10 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hunting the largest animals : native whaling in the western Arctic and subarctic( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biological implications of global change : northern perspectives( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recovering rights : bowhead whales and Inuvialuit subsistence in the Western Canadian Arctic by Milton M. R Freeman( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report providing a historical and socio-cultural perspective on hunting by Inuvialuit on bowhead (also known as right) whales in the Beaufort Sea. It traces efforts through agreements (Inuvialuit Final Agreement (IFA), 1984) to replenish and protect stocks and ensure the re-establishment of native subsistance activities
Wolves, bison, and the dynamics related to the Peace-Athabasca Delta in Canada's Wood Buffalo National Park by Ludwig N Carbyn( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This study presents the hypothesis that the physical changes in the Peace-Athabasca Delta in northern Alberta (resulting from damming of the Peace River upstream), have favoured the wolf populations in Wood Buffalo National Park at the expense of bison (both plains and wood bison), and that there is urgent need to reverse the hydrological regime
The Uncovered past : roots of northern Alberta societies( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of eleven papers on northern Alberta includes aspects of the archaeological and fur trade record, the economy (fur trade, hunting and trapping, agriculture), and culture (education, residential schools, religion, history, native dance)
Land occupancy by the Amerindians of the Canadian Northwest in the 19th century, as reported by Émile Petitot : toponymic inventory, data analysis, legal implications by Emile Fortuné Stanislas Joseph Petitot( Book )

6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three northern wartime projects( Book )

6 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes three northern projects of WWII and the wartime environment that produced them. It reflects the inter-relatedness of the projects, while placing them within international, national, provincial, and local contexts. It also looks at the effects of the projects on Alberta, especially specific northern communities. Papers by: Greg Johnson; Daniel Haulman; Elizabeth Brebner; Bob Hesketh; Kenneth Tingley; Harold L. Morrison; Christopher Hackett; Lael Morgan; Cyril Griffith; Patricia McCormack; Bob Irwin; and Les Faulkner
The boreal herbal : wild food and medicine plants of the North by Beverley Gray( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The involvement of Canadian native communities in their health care programs : a review of the literature since the 1970's by David E Young( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The central objective of this literature review is to identify and describe the various strategies that have been utilized by the Native people of Canada since the 1970s to achieve a more active, participatory role in their own health care delivery
Empowering Northern and native communities for social and economic control : an annotated bibliography of relevant literature by Marc Stevenson( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sustainable food security in the Arctic : state of knowledge( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No beginning, no end : the Sami speak up( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The anthropology of community-based whaling in Greenland : a collection of papers submitted to the International Whaling Commission( Book )

6 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Tovqussaq Whaling Station
Distance education and sustainable community development : selected articles from a Conference on Distance Education and Sustainable Community Development, Canadian Circumpolar Institute, December 1990 by Denis Wall( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This proceedings contains 13 papers on the role of distance education in sustainable community development, particularly in Canada's remote northern communities. Four sections cover theoretical issues such as the meaning of "community" in international distance programs and the influence of students' immediate community on their survival in distance education programs; international and African perspectives; specific Canadian projects, including three involving First Nations communities; and issues related to management, pedagogy, and the student-teacher relationship. Papers are: (1) "Thoughts on the Theory of Community and Distance-Education: The Significance for Maintenance and Sustainability of Development Programs" (Denis Wall); (2) "Linking Distance Education to Sustainable Community Development" (Michael Robinson); (3) "Trends and Issues in Distance Education with Implications for Northern Development" (Margaret Haughey); (4) "Distance Education in Northern and Remote Communities: Understanding Social Networks, Change, and Process" (Richard D. Hotchkis, Linda Driedger); (5) "Commonwealth of Learning and Distance Education" (Hafiz Wali); (6) "The Role of Adult Education in Assisting Sustainable Development in Remote Area Dwellers of Botswana" (Johannes N.S. Mutanyatta); (7) "Successfully Implementing a Native Teacher Education Program through Distance Education in Labrador" (Dennis B. Sharpe); (8) "Distance Education Delivery Networks--Role in Community and Institutional Development" (Terry Anderson); (9) "Developing and Implementing a Distance Education Secondary School Program for Isolated First Nation Communities in Northwestern Ontario" (Margaret Fiddler); (10) "Literacy Proposal for the Community of Nose Creek, Alberta" (Pat Larsen); (11) "Distance Education: En Route from Management to Pedagogy" (W. Bruce Clark); (12) "Teacher Perspectives on Distance Education" (Noel Gour); and (13) "Library Services to Athabasca University Students" (Steve Schafer). Contains references. (SV)
 
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Alberta's north : a history, 1890 to 1950
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Indigenous ways to the present : native whaling in the Western Arctic
Alternative Names

controlled identityBoreal Institute for Northern Studies

controlled identityUniversity of Alberta

CCI

CCI (Canadian Circumpolar Institute)

Circumpolar Institute

Circumpolar Institute Edmonton, Alberta

Institut circumpolaire canadien

University of Alberta Canadian Circumpolar Institute

University of Alberta Circumpolar Institute

University of Alberta Department of Anthropology Canadian Circumpolar Institute

University of Alberta Edmonton, Alberta Canadian Circumpolar Institute

University of Alberta Edmonton, Alberta Circumpolar Institute

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