Indigenous Life in Canada Series

Indigenous peoples have played an influential role in Canadian history and continue to do so today. From the past and into the future, Indigenous life in Canada reveals the challenges Indigenous peoples face, celebrates their diverse cultures, and highlights the contributions they make in Canada.

Books by Simon Rose

Book. Treaties by Simon Rose. JICS.


This book explores the history of treaties between indigenous peoples in Canada, the development of treaties between indigenous peoples and European settlers, treaty rights and obligations, the different views regarding treaties and what they represent, modern treaties, and how treaties are likely to be interpreted in the future.

Truth and Reconciliation by Simon Rose.

Truth and Reconciliation

The book explores the history of the relationship between indigenous peoples and European settlers in Canada, government treaties and Acts of Parliament, the residential school system, the role of the government and other organizations, the impact of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, and what lies ahead in the future.

Book. Governance by Simon Rose. JICS.


This book explores the history of Indigenous government in Canada, the various treatments and Acts of Parliament that have influenced the development of government systems across the country, the role of the Canadian federal government, the nature of indigenous governance today, and the future of Indigenous self-government in Canada.