I teach Sociology and Information and Communication Studies at the University of New Brunswick, Saint John.

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Ethnographies of Empire and Resistance: “Wilderness” and the “Vanishing Indian” in Alexis de Tocqueville’s “A Fortnight in the Wilderness” and John Tanner’s “Narrative of Captivity”

This paper examines the works of Alexis de Tocqueville and John Tanner for what they tell us about European imperial conquest and North American Natives struggle for survival.

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