Author profile: Devin Zane Shaw and Veldon Coburn

Devin Zane Shaw (@devinzshaw) teaches philosophy at Carleton University and the University of Ottawa. He is author of Egalitarian Moments: From Descartes to Rancière (2016) and Freedom and Nature in Schelling’s Philosophy of Art (2010).



Veldon Coburn (@VeldonCoburn) is a PhD candidate in the Department of Political Studies at Queen’s University. His work specializes in political theory and Indigenous politics and policy.

The Colonial Politics of Recognition in Trudeau’s Relationship with Indigenous Nations

Devin Zane Shaw and Veldon Coburn • Sep 7 2017 • Articles
Trudeau recognizes Indigenous peoples not as territorial-based nations, but as historically oppressed cultural groups requiring state protection.

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