Overview

Indigenous Women

This course will examine the concepts of Indigenous Identity from the Indigenous Women’s perspective and the impact of colonization and Euro-Canadian Society on the roles and responsibilities of Indigenous women in Canada. Topics will include gender-based discrimination in Canadian law, human rights violations against Indigenous Women in Canada, the victimization of and violence against Indigenous women and girls and other historical and contemporary issues of importance to Indigenous Women. Students will be helped to develop a personal connection with and to be guided by the strength and wisdom of their past and present indigenous grand-mothers, mothers, aunts and sisters

Course Code: 
ABST-1011

 

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