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Circle works : transforming eurocentric consciousness / Fyre Jean Graveline.


" ... take up the challenge of bringing alternative teaching possibilities and strategies to the educational experience. Creatively combining aboriginal teachings with feminist and anti-racist theory and practice Dr. Graveline documents her daily lived experience ..." --back cover

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781895686302 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 189568630X (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 304 p. : ill ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Halifax, N.S. : Fernwood, c1998.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 292-300) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Setting the terms -- Resistance retheorized : the native perspective -- Revitalizing a traditional worldview -- The model-in-use -- The eastern door : challenging eurocentric consciousness -- First voice as critical pedagogy -- The southern door : Introducing aboriginal spirituality into the classroom -- Talking circle as pedagogy -- The western door : Building community inside and outside the classroom -- Building our community connections -- Traditional community-building pedagogies -- The northern door : enacting change -- What to do? : "you must move and act" -- Learning from the trickster : the classroom as contested terrain -- Visioning : our future path.
Subject: Education, Higher > Canada.
Native peoples > Canada.
Native peoples > Education (Higher) > Canada.
Eurocentrism > Canada.
Indigenous peoples > Canada.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Camosun College Library.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Holdable? Status Due Date Courses
Lansdowne Library E 96.2 G738 1998 (Text) 26040002961361 Main Collection Volume hold Available -

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