By Ruth Couture,Virginia McGowan,Lewis Cardinal
With a foreword by means of Lewis Cardinal, A Metaphoric brain brings jointly for the 1st time key works chosen from between Dr. Joe's writings, released and unpublished. Spanning approximately thirty years, the essays invite us to proportion in his transformative legacy via a chain of encounters, with Aboriginal spirituality and ancestral methods of understanding, with Elders and their teachings, with schooling and its function in politicization, self-determination, and social switch, and with the restorative method and the which means of local healing.
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A Metaphoric Mind: Selected Writings of Joseph Couture by Ruth Couture,Virginia McGowan,Lewis Cardinal