Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples: Presentation by Mark Wedge, Yukon Indian Development Corporation

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Database ID30344
InstitutionUniversity of Saskatchewan Archives
Fonds/CollectionNative Law Centre fonds
File/Item ReferenceReference Library, RCAP vol. 71 (Box 10)
Date of creationNovember 18, 1992
Physical description/extent26 pgs of textual records
Number of images26
Scope and contentFile contains a presentation by Mark Wedge of the Yukon Indian Development Corporation. Wedge discusses his views on education and how different cultures have different basic definitions of the concept. Wedge discusses some traditional Tlingit and Hopi views, as well as educational legislation and constitutional issues. Following his presentation the assembled Commissioners engage Wedge in a discussion on the issues raised.
Other terms governing use and reproductionRoyal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples - Transcriptions of Public Hearings and Round Table Discussions, 1992-1993. Reproduced with the permission of the Minister of Public Works and Government Services, and Courtesy of the Privy Council Office, 2008.
Primary MediaTextual documents
Provenance Access PointUniversity of Saskatchewan. Native Law Centre
Other notesVolume 1, Westmark Hotel, Whitehorse, Yukon. Wednesday, November 18, 1992. pgs 51-76.
PlaceWhitehorse, Yukon, Canada
Treaty boundariesNo treaty
Canada -- National
Cultural regionSubarctic
Canada -- National
NamesErasmus, Georges Henry, 1948- (Chief)
Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
Sillett, Mary
Wedge, Mark
Yukon Indian Development Corporation
SubjectGovernment commissions -- Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
Education -- Policy
Education -- Traditional
Indigenous Peoples General
Indigenous Peoples Organizations
Community Development
Government policy
Culture -- Spirituality
Indigenous Relations
Date Range(s)1990-1999
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