Paperback. A stirring portrait of a controversial Kwakwaka'wakw leader and the efforts of her descendants to reconcile a difficult history in the hopes of forging a positive cultural identity for fu.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 512 pages. 0.885. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Standing Up with Ga'axsta'las is a compelling conversation with the colonial past initiated by the descendants of Kwakwaka'wakw leader and activist, Jane Constance Cook (1870-1951). Drawing from oral histories, archival materials, and historical and anthropological works, they offer a nuanced portrait of a high-ranked woman who was a cultural mediator; devout Christian; and activist for land claims, fishing and resource rights, and adequate health care.
Book Description: A scholar and Cook’s descendants come together to reclaim the reputation of an important Kwakwa̱ka̱’wakw leader.
Title: Standing Up with Ga'axsta'las: Jane ...
Publication Date: 2013
Book Condition: New
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Book Description University of British Columbia Press, Canada, 2013. Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. A must-read for scholars and students of anthropology, Aboriginal studies, Canadian history, and collaborative research and for anyone interested in the history of the Pacific Northwest. Seller Inventory # BTE9780774823852
Book Description Univ of British Columbia Pr, 2013. Paperback. Condition: Brand New. 569 pages. 9.00x6.25x1.50 inches. In Stock. Seller Inventory # __0774823852
Book Description 2013. Paperback. Condition: New. Paperback. A stirring portrait of a controversial Kwakwaka'wakw leader and the efforts of her descendants to reconcile a difficult history in the hopes of forging a positive cultural id.Shipping may be from our Sydney, NSW warehouse or from our UK or US warehouse, depending on stock availability. 512 pages. 0.885. Seller Inventory # 9780774823852