Decolonising Indigenous Rights (Routledge Studies in by Adolfo de Oliveira

By Adolfo de Oliveira

Covering a variety of concerns on the subject of the subject, this ebook examines the stories and perceptions of indigenous peoples within the context of the nationwide states and political platforms which have been externally imposed and carried out upon them.

Fascinating and incisive, the textual content discusses more than a few components such as:

  • indigenous territories

  • concepts of political autonomy and sovereignty which have been used to explain and represent indigenous political projects

  • Western notions of schooling when it comes to indigenous societies' academic practice

  • the extensive Western ancient knowing of the connection with indigenous societies and the adequacy of the criminal suggestion of "belief"to depict Aboriginal religiosity.

Contributors to this quantity contain anthropologists, jurists, educators, indigenous activists, students and sociologists.

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