MAWANI, Renisa




Author Tags: First Nations

As a sociology professor at the University of British Columbia, Renisa Mawani researched racial tensions in Colonial Proximities: Crossracial Encounters and Juridical Truths in British Columbia, 1871-1921 (UBC Press 2009), revealing how Asians and Aboriginals were systematically oppressed by "the making of the settler regime."

Review of the author's work by BC Studies:
Colonial Proximities: Crossracial Encounters and Juridical Truths in British Columbia, 1871-1921

BOOKS:

Colonial Proximities: Crossracial Encounters and Juridical Truths in British Columbia, 1871-1921 (UBC Press 2009) 978-0-7748-1634-2 $ 32.95

[BCBW 2010]