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ENGL 068 | 2019 Fall: Research Assignment

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Research Assignment Details

The topic of the research paper will originate from 7 Generations: A Plains Cree Saga by David Alexander Robertson. Focus will be on one of the four moments of First Peoples history written about in the book.

Research Topics

  • How do the effects of residential schooling continue today through intergenerational traumas?

  • What is the "'60's Scoop", who did it affect, and how has it impacted Aboriginal cultures today?

  • Explain the history of smallpox in relation to Indigenous Peoples of North America.

  • Describe why most Canadians don't know the history of their own country and how education is the number one path to reconciliation.

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