Archive for December, 2009

The 2010 ethnohistory conference to be held in Ottawa. From their website: Creating Nations and Building States: Past and Present The theme for the ASE Ottawa 2010 is titled ‘Creating Nations and Building States: Past and Present,’ focusing on indigenous societies and their relations with expanding colonial and modern state structures of Canada, America, and […]

From borderlands 8, 2 (2009): James Belich has produced the most rich and comprehensive comparative history of white settler colonialism – if only the settler side of it – since the transnational turn of the 1990s. Above all else, this is economic history, and that of settlers and not natives. His thesis is composed with […]

Review article on native agency.

South African farmers seeking greener pastures, and Libya has been earmarked as a potential settler domain.



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