Post Tagged with: "Indigenous peoples"

Colonial Animality: Canadian Colonialism and the Human-Animal Relationship

Colonial Animality: Canadian Colonialism and the Human-Animal Relationship

De-anthropocentricizing ventures that do not decolonize are perilous, for neither non-human nor human colonial subjects can be ‘recognized’ into liberation.

Interview – Sebastian Knecht

Interview – Sebastian Knecht

Sebastian Knecht discusses the importance of the Arctic Council, the role of NGOs in Arctic governance, and the limited impact of Obama’s oil exploration moratorium.

From Standing Rock to Resistance in Context: Towards Anarchism against Settler Colonialism

From Standing Rock to Resistance in Context: Towards Anarchism against Settler Colonialism

Anarchists need to engage with Indigenous peoples and communities who are already resisting capitalism, colonialism and the state in their areas.

Edited Collection – Restoring Indigenous Self-Determination: Theoretical and Practical Approaches

Edited Collection – Restoring Indigenous Self-Determination: Theoretical and Practical Approaches

Indigenous peoples find themselves locked in power struggles with states and transnational actors who resist their claims, raising important questions in theory and practice.

Everyday Life after Annexation: The Autonomous Republic of Crimea

Everyday Life after Annexation: The Autonomous Republic of Crimea

A new order is solidifying in Crimea that celebrates the reunion with Russia, even as the rights and the wellbeing of the indigenous people are eclipsed.

Māori Self-determination and a Liberal Theory of Indigeneity

Māori Self-determination and a Liberal Theory of Indigeneity

Liberal democracy succeeds only when people have reason to share confidence in the system’s capacity to distribute power and authority fairly, reasonably, & inclusively.

Self-Determination and Indigenous Health: Is There a Connection?

Self-Determination and Indigenous Health: Is There a Connection?

When people lack autonomy their mental and physical health tends to deteriorate, and for those who feel the least autonomous, the outcomes are generally the worst.

Self-Determination as Anti-Extractivism: How Indigenous Resistance Challenges IR

Self-Determination as Anti-Extractivism: How Indigenous Resistance Challenges IR

Indigeneity is a valuable approach to understanding world politics as much as it is a critical concept to move beyond state-centrism in International Relations.

Self-Determination and State Definitions of Indigenous Peoples

Self-Determination and State Definitions of Indigenous Peoples

At a high level of generalization, we see three broad characteristics with which state definition practices and regimes regarding Indigenous peoples might be explained.

On the Meaning of Restoring Indigenous Self-Determination

On the Meaning of Restoring Indigenous Self-Determination

Restoring Indigenous self-determination must also – or primarily – be about Indigenous peoples asserting themselves and promoting healing from within.

Edited Collection – Restoring Indigenous Self Determination

Edited Collection – Restoring Indigenous Self Determination

This volume’s contributors suggest that much more work is needed to determine what Indigenous self-determination means in theory and how it is to be achieved in practice.

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