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Well-being in the urban Aboriginal community:

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114279
Newhouse, David. Toronto, ON: Thompson Educational Publishing , 2012. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Call Number
REF GN 400 NEW 2012
Well-Being in the Urban Aboriginal Community offers a selection of the papers presented at Fostering Biimaadiziwin, a national research conference held in Toronto in 2011. The conference grew out of a desire to add a new perspective to research concerning Aboriginal peoples living in urban environm…
Title
Well-being in the urban Aboriginal community:
Subtitle
Fostering biimaadiziwin, a national research conference on urban Aboriginal peoples
Author
Newhouse, David
Corporate Author
National Research Conference on Urban Aboriginal Peoples
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Thompson Educational Publishing
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Paperback, 268 p.
Topics
Aboriginal Health
Community Health Services
Leadership/Coaching
Abstract
Well-Being in the Urban Aboriginal Community offers a selection of the papers presented at Fostering Biimaadiziwin, a national research conference held in Toronto in 2011. The conference grew out of a desire to add a new perspective to research concerning Aboriginal peoples living in urban environments - a positive perspective that focuses on strengths and assets, rather than problems. In this volume, scholars, researchers, policy-makers, community members, and practitioners examine the ways that Aboriginal peoples in Canada are pursuing rand achieving biimaadiziwin (or "the good life") in urban settings. Their papers explore the urban Aboriginal situation in such areas as cultural sovereignty, identity, self-determination, social capital, and education. The result is a valuable resource that offers insight into the lives of urban Aboriginal peoples, providing information that will guide future studies of the joys, frustrations, rewards, and challenges of Aboriginal peoples living good lives in Canada's cities and towns
ISBN
9781550772265
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF GN 400 NEW 2012
copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Study & Learning Commons Available
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