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Title Aboriginal populations : social, demographic, and epidemiological perspectives / edited by Frank Trovato and Anatole Romaniuk
Edition First edition, first printing, 2014
Published Edmonton, Alberta, Canada : The University of Alberta Press, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (xxxvi, 550 pages)
Contents Aboriginal populations: social, demographic, and epidemiological perspectives / Frank Trovato and Anatole Romaniuk -- Canada's aboriginal population from encounter of civilizations to revival and growth / Anatole Romaniuk -- Counting aboriginal peoples in Canada / Gustave J. Goldmann and Senada Delic -- Population projections for the aboriginal population in Canada, a review of past, present, and future prospects, 1991-2017 / Ravi B.P. Verma -- Another look at definitions and growth of aboriginal populations in Canada / Eric Guimond, Norbert Robitaille, and Sacha Sene?cal -- Aboriginal mobility and migration in Canada: patterns, trends, and implications, 1971 to 2006 / Stewart Clatworthy and Mary Jane Norris -- Alcoholism and other social problems in Canadian aboriginal communities: policy alternatives and implications for social action / Paul C. Whitehead and Brenda Kobayashi -- Cultural continuity and the social-emotional well-being of First Nations youth / Michael J. Chandler -- Addressing the disparities in aboriginal health through social determinants research / Malcolm King -- North-north and north-south health disparities, a circumpolar perspective / T. Kue Young -- Death and the family, a half century of mortality change in the registered Indian population of Canada as reflected in period life tables / Frank Travato -- Ethnic or categorical mobility? Challenging conventional demographic explanations of Me?tis population growth / Chris Andersen -- "I'm sweating with Cree culture not Saulteaux culture" urban aboriginal cultural identities / Evelyn J. Peters, Roger C.A. Maaka, and Ron F. Laliberte? -- Continuity or disappearance, aboriginal languages in Canada / James Frideres -- The eagle has landed, optimism among Canada's First Nations community / Cora J. Voyageur -- American Indian education / C. Matthew Snipp -- Interrogating the image of the "Wandering Nomad": indigenous temporary mobility practices in Australia / Sarah Prout -- Closing the gap? Demographic and geographic dilemmas for indigenous policy in Australia / Nicholas G Biddle, John Taylor, and Mandy L.M. Yap -- From common colonization to internal segmentation: rethinking indigenous demography in New Zealand / Tahu H. Kukutai and Ian Pool -- Indigenous minorities and post-socialist transition, a review of aboriginal population trends in the Russian north / Andrey N. Petrov
Summary Extended and comparative social demography of Aboriginal Peoples in Canada and beyond by world-renowned experts
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Anthropology, Cultural.
Indians, North American.
Oceanic Ancestry Group.
Population Dynamics.
Social Conditions.
Indigenous peoples -- Population.
Indigenous peoples -- Social conditions.
New Zealand.
Genre/Form Alberta author.
Form Electronic book
Author Romaniuk, Anatole, editor
Trovato, Frank, 1951- editor
ISBN 0888647395