INS353H1: First Nations Politics in Canada


This course examines recent trends in First Nations politics and their effects on the social, economic and political lives of First Nations Peoples. It provides students with an in-depth understanding of the socio-political and cultural context for First Nations societies in contemporary settings. It explores the legacies of the Indian Act, the tabling of the 1969 White Paper and responses to it, the emergence of current Indigenous political movements, Constitutional issues, and First Nations citizenship.


5 FCE, including INS201Y1 and one additional INS designator full course equivalent

Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)