Skip to main content
McMaster University Menu Search
Courses

Government and Politics of Indigenous People

An historical examination of the leadership and politics in Canada’s indigenous communities, with a particular focus on pre-contact political structures, the Indian Act and its consequences, and contemporary social questions.

POL SCI 3C03

Government and Politics of Indigenous People

Unit(s): 3.0 Level(s): III Term(s): Winter Offered?: Yes

An historical examination of the leadership and politics in Canada’s indigenous communities, with a particular focus on pre-contact political structures, the Indian Act and its consequences, and contemporary social questions.


Three units of Level II Indigenous Studies or permission of the instructor This course is administered by Indigenous Studies.