In the near future, book reviews published in print by The Northern Review will be available on the new journal website.
The Northern Review is a peer-reviewed, multidisciplinary journal concerned with exploration of human experience in the North. Yukon College publishes the journal twice a year, in spring and fall. Submissions in the social sciences, humanities and arts are welcome. Contact managing editor Deanna McLeod at email@example.com or visit http://www.yukoncollege.yk.ca/review.
Biocultural Diversity and Indigenous Ways of Knowing: Human Ecology in the Arctic. By Karim Aly-Kassam. Calgary: University of Calgary Press, 2009. Reviewed by Stephanie Irlbacher-Fox, PhD, Fox Consulting, Yellowknife, NT, Canada.
Home is the Hunter: The James Bay Cree and Their Land. By Hans M. Carlson. Vancouver: UBC Press, 2008. Reviewed by John Sandlos, Memorial University of Newfoundland.
Arctic Front: Defending Canada in the Far North. By Ken S. Coates, P. Whitney Lackenbauer, William R. Morrsion, and Greg Poelzer. Toronto: Thomas Allen Publishers, 2008. Reviewed by Douglas Clark, University of Saskatchewan.
Alutiiq Villages under Russian and U.S. Rule. By Sonja Luehrmann. Fairbanks: University of Alaska Press, 2008. Reviewed by Nadia Jackinsky-Horrell, University of Washington.
Family and Community Life in Northeastern Ontario: The Interwar Years. By Françoise Noël. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press 2009. Reviewed by Peter V. Krats, University of Western Ontario.
Legacies and Change in Polar Sciences: Historical, Legal and Political Reflections on the International Polar Year. By Jessica M. Shadian and Monica Tennberg, eds. Farnham, UK: Ashgate, 2009. Reviewed by Adam M. Sowards, University of Idaho.
White Lies about the Inuit. By John L. Steckley. Peterborough, Ontario: Broadview Press, 2008. Reviewed by Frank Tester, School of Social Work, University of British Columbia, and Department of Native Studies, University of Manitoba.
The Big Thaw: Travels in the Melting North. By Ed Struzik. Mississauga, Ontario: John Wiley & Sons Canada, Ltd., 2009. Reviewed by Ross Coen, University of Alaska Fairbanks, former Climate Change Policy Analyst for the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation.
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