POLI 230 - Indigenous Political Thought

This course reviews past and contemporary Indigenous perspectives on governance and politics. Content will address ancestral to modern governance processes in the Yukon from an Indigenous viewpoint. Various Indigenous positions regarding the land claims processes and modes of self-government will be explored. Leaders, concepts, and theories in the development of Indigenous political thought will be discussed. Critical thinking will be a focus of exercises and assignments.

Prerequisites: ENGL 100 and FNGA 100 or FNGA 100.

This is a second‐year course and expectations are set accordingly. Students are assumed to have taken other university‐level courses in addition to the named prerequisites. Students who do not meet the specified prerequisites may be admissable with permission.


No scheduled sessions