Like an Ill-Fitting Boot: Government, Governance and Management Systems in the Contemporary Indian Act

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Resource Description: 

Few people are satisfied with the Indian Act, but no one will deny its importance. For the individuals to whom it applies, the Act is a basic and specific constitutional document. It defines their rights and entitlements, their citizenship and their relationship to the federal and provincial governments. It provides the mechanisms that include or exclude them from membership in a Band. For First Nations, it creates the framework within which both public and First Nations officials and political leaders must work, profoundly shaping the nations’ political and economic life.

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Governance, Reports & Studies, Operations, Information Management

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