Faculty & Staff Resources

Faculty of Business and Communication Studies

Featured Resources: Business

Brown, Keith G., Mary Beth Doucette and Janice Esther Tulk. Eds. Indigenous Business in Canada: Principles and Practices. Sydney, NS: Cape Breton University Press, 2016.

Loney, Shaun, with Will Braun. An Army of Problem Solvers: Reconciliation and the Solutions Economy. Winnipeg, MB: McNally-Robinson, 2016.

Parkes, Belinda. ' Closing the Indigenous accountancy Gap.' INTHEBLACK: Leadership, Strategy, Business. 1 March 2018.

Schwabenland, Christina. ' Surprise and Awe: Learning from Indigenous Managers and Implications for Management Education.' Journal of Management Education 35, no. 1 (2011): 138-153.

Tulk, Janice Esther, Mary Beth Doucette and Allan MacKenzie. 'Attracting Aboriginal Youth to the Study of Business: Mentorship, Networking and Technology.' Journal of Aboriginal Economic Development 10, no. 1 (Fall 2016): 54-70.

Featured Resources: Communications

Alia, Valerie. The New Media Nation: Indigenous Peoples and Global Communication. New York: Berghan Books, 2010.

Antoine, Derek. ' Pushing the Academy: The Need for Decolonizing Research.' Canadian Journal of Communication 42, no. 1 (2017): 113-119.

Elliott, Patricia W. Decolonizing the Media: Challenges and Obstacles on the Road to Reconciliation. Regina: Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, 2016.

McCue, Duncan. Reporting in Indigenous Communities: The Guide.

Todorova, Miglena. ' Co-Created Learning: Decolonizing Journalism Education in Canada.' Canadian Journal of Communication 41, no. 4 (2016): 673-692.

Younging, Gregory. Elements of Indigenous Style: A Guide for Writing by and about Indigenous Peoples. Calgary: Brush Education, Inc., 2018.


Business Resources

Brown, Keith G., Mary Beth Doucette and Janice Esther Tulk. Eds. Indigenous Business in Canada: Principles and Practices. Sydney, NS: Cape Breton University Press, 2016.

Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB), in partnership with Environics Institute and INAC. ' Promise and Prosperity: The 2016 Aboriginal Business Survey.' Toronto: CCAB, 2016.

First Peoples Group. ' Aboriginal Economic Development in Canada: Best Practices, Policies and Strategies.' 2009.

McBride, John and Ray Gerow. ' Minding Our Own Businesses: how to create support in First Nations communities for Aboriginal Business.' Burnaby, BC: The Centre for Sustainable Community Development at Simon Fraser University, 2004.

The National Indigenous Economic Development Board (formerly National Aboriginal Economic Development Board). ' The Aboriginal Economic Benchmarking Report.' Ottawa: National Aboriginal Economic Development Board, 2012.

The National Indigenous Economic Development Board formerly National Aboriginal Economic Development Board). ' The Aboriginal Economic Progress Report, 2015.' Ottawa: National Aboriginal Economic Development Board, 2015.

Nickerson, Marcia. ' Developmental Financing for Aboriginal Businesses.' Purdy Crawford Chair in Aboriginal Business Studies. Shannon School of Business. Sydney, NS: Cape Breton University, 2015.

Rhea, Zane Ma. 'Indigenising international education in business.' Journal of International Education in Business 2, no. 2 (2009): 15-27.

Tulk, Janice Esther. ' Guiding Principles for Aboriginal Economic Development.' Purdy Crawford Chair in Aboriginal Business Studies. Shannon School of Business. Sydney, NS: Cape Breton University, 2013.

Tulk, Janice Esther, Mary Beth Doucette and Allan MacKenzie. 'Attracting Aboriginal Youth to the Study of Business: Mentorship, Networking and Technology.' Journal of Aboriginal Economic Development 10, no. 1 (Fall 2016): 54-70.

Vitartas, Peter, et. al. 'Fostering Indigenous Students' Participation in Business Education.' Learning Communities: International Journal of Learning in Social Contexts 17 (October 2015): 84-93.

Westwood, R.I. and Gavin Jack. 'Manifesto for a post-colonial international business and management studies: A provocation.' Critical Perspectives on International Business 3, no. 3 (2007): 246-265.

Buhr, Nola. ' Indigenous Peoples: Accounting and Accountability.' Social and Environmental Accountability Journal 32, no. 2 (September 2012): 59-63.

Gallhofer, Sonja and Andrew Chew. ' Introduction: accounting and indigenous peoples.' Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal 13, no. 3 (2000): 256-267.

Gibson, Kathy. ' Accounting as a tool for Aboriginal dispossession: then and now.' Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal 13, no. 3 (2000): 289-306.

Greer, Susan and Christ Patel. ' The issue of Australian indigenous world-views and accounting.' Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal 13, no. 3 (2000): 307-329.

Holmes, Sarah A., Sandra T. Welch and Laura R. Knudson. ' The Role of Accounting Practices in the Disempowerment of the Coahuiltecan Indians.' Accounting Historians Journal 32, no. 2 (December 2005): 105-143.

Lombardi, Luisa. ' Disempowerment and empowerment of accounting: an Indigenous accounting context.' Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal 29, no. 8 (October 2016): 1320-1341.

Lombardi, Luisa and Barry J. Cooper. ' Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People in the Accounting Profession - An Exploratory Study.' Australian Accounting Review 72, no. 25 (2015): 84-99.

McNicholas, Patty, Maria Humphries and Sonja Gallhofer. ' Maintaining the empire: Maori women's experiences in the accountancy profession.' Critical Perspectives on Accounting 15, no. 1 (January 2004): 57-93.

Miley, Frances and Andrew Read. '' This degrading and stealthy practice': Accounting, stigma and Indigenous wages in Australia 1897-1972.' Accounting, Auditing and Accountability 31, no. 2 (2018): 456-477.

Neu, Dean and Cameron Graham, ' The birth of a nation: Accounting and Canada's First Nations, 1860-1900.' Accounting, Organizations and Society 31, no. 1 (January 2006): 47-76.

Neu, Dean and Richard Therrien. Accounting for Genocide: Canada's Bureaucratic Assault on Aboriginal People. Black Point, N.S.: Fernwood Publishers, 2003.

Parkes, Belinda. ' Closing the Indigenous accountancy Gap.' INTHEBLACK: Leadership, Strategy, Business. 1 March 2018.

Rkein, Hassan Ibrahim & Gweneth Norris. ' Barriers to Accounting: Australian Indigenous Students' Experience.' Social and Environmental Accountability Journal 32, no 2 (2012): 95-107.

Anderson, Robert. 'Aboriginal People, Economic Development and Entrepreneurship.' Journal of Aboriginal Economic Development 2, no. 1 (2001): 33-42.

Anderson, Robert B., et. al. ' Indigenous Land Rights in Canada: The Foundation for Development.' International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business 2, no. 2 (2005): 104-133.

Frederick, Howard. 'S pecial Issue: Indigenous Entrepreneurs.' Journal of Enterprising Communities 2, no. 3 (2008).

Foley, Dennis and Allan John O'Connor. ' Social Capital and the Networking Practices of Indigenous Entrepreneurs.' Journal of Small Business Management 51, no. 2 (April 2013): 276-296.

Kawharu, Merata, Paul Tapsell and Christine Woods. ' Indigenous entrepreneurship in Aotearoa New Zealand.' Journal of Enterprising Communities: People and Places in the Global Economy 11, no. 1 (March 2017): 20-38.

Ratten, Vanessa and Léo-Paul Dana. ' Gendered perspective of indigenous entrepreneurship.' Small Enterprise Research 24, no. 1 (2017): 62-72.

Canadian Aboriginal Human Resource Management Association (CAHRMA).

MacKinnon, Shauna. Decolonizing Employment: Aboriginal Inclusion in Canada's Labour Market. Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press, 2015.

Vander Weir, Marcel. ' Indigenizing workplaces part of the reconciliation journey: Panel.' Canadian HR Reporter. July 10, 2018.

Borgerson, Janet L. 'Humility and the challenge to decolonize the 'critical' in Critical Management Studies.' In The Routledge Companion to Critical Management Studies. Edited by Anshuman Prasad, Pushkala Prasad, Albert J. Mills and Jean Helms Mills. Routledge, 2016.107-123.

Holtbrügge, Dirk. ' Indigenous Management Research.' Management International Review 53, no. 1 (February 2013): 1-11.

Jackson, Terence. ' Reconstructing the Indigenous in African Management Research.' Management International Review 53, no. 1 (February 2013): 13-38.

Marsden, David. ' Indigenous management.' The International Journal of Human Resource Management 2, no. 1 (May 1991): 21-38.

Nursey-Bray, Melissa and Hilary Haugstetter. ' More than a Marriage of Convenience: The Convergence of Management and Indigenous Education Practice.' Journal of Management Education 35, no. 1 (2011): 168-186.

Schwabenland, Christina. ' Surprise and Awe: Learning from Indigenous Managers and Implications for Management Education.' Journal of Management Education 35, no. 1 (2011): 138-153.

Anonymous. ' Maori culture maps out governance: Learn lessons from indigenous social enterprise.' Strategic Direction 27, no. 6 (2011): 26-28.

Henry, Ella, Jamie Newth and Chellie Spiller. ' Emancipatory Indigenous social innovation: Shifting power through culture and technology.' Journal of Management and Organization 23, no. 6 (Nov. 2017): 786-802.

Loney, Shaun, with Will Braun. An Army of Problem Solvers: Reconciliation and the Solutions Economy. Winnipeg, MB: McNally-Robinson, 2016.

Maritz, Alex. 'Indigenous Enterprise in the Social Context: The New Zealand Indigenous Entrepreneur.' International Indigenous Journal of Entrepreneurship, Advancement, Strategy and Education 2, no. 2 (Dec. 2006): 1-15.

Overall, Joanna, Paul Tapsell and Christine Woods. ' Governance and indigenous social entrepreneurship: when context counts.' Social Enterprise Journal 6, no. 2 (2010): 146-161.

Sengupta, Ushnish, Vieta Marcelo and JJ. McMurtry. ' Indigenous Communities and Social Enterprise in Canada.' Canadian Journal of Nonprofit and Social Economy Research 6, no. 1 (Spring 2015): 104-123.

Tapsell, Paul and Christine Woods. ' Social entrepreneurship and innovation: Self-organization in an indigenous context.' Innovation for Social Enterprise: Interdisciplinary and Cultural Perspectives 22, no. 6 (2010): 535-556.

Wesley-Esquimaux, Cynthia and Brian Calliou. ' Best Practices in Aboriginal Community Development: A Literature Review and Wise Practices Approach.' Banff: The Banff Centre, 2010.

Communications Resources

Antoine, Derek. ' Pushing the Academy: The Need for Decolonizing Research.' Canadian Journal of Communication 42, no. 1 (2017): 113-119.

Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC). Communications and Consultation. ' First Nations Communications Toolkit.' Last modified April 2015.

Hafsteinsson, Sigurjón Baldur. ' Aboriginal Journalism Practices as Deep Democracy: APTN News.' In Indigenous Screen Cultures in Canada. Edited by Sigurjón Baldur Hafsteinsson and Marian Bredin. Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press, 2010. 53-68.

Hanusch, Folker. ' Charting a theoretical framework for examining Indigenous journalism culture.' Media International Australia, no. 149 (December 2013): 82-91.

Hanusch, Folker. ' Dimensions of Indigenous journalism culture: Exploring Maori news-making in Aotearoa New Zealand.' Journalism 15, no. 8 (2014): 951-967.

Hinnant, Amanda, et. al. ' How Journalists Characterize Health Inequalities and Redefine Solutions for Native American Audiences.' Health Communication. (November 2017): 1-9.

McCallum, Kerry. ' Journalism and Indigenous Health Policy.' Australian Aboriginal Studies 2011, no. 2 (Fall 2011): 21-31.

McCue, Duncan. Reporting in Indigenous Communities: The Guide.

Meadows, Michael. ' Journalism and indigenous public spheres.' Pacific Journalism Review 11, no. 1 (2005): 36-41.

Todorova, Miglena. ' Co-Created Learning: Decolonizing Journalism Education in Canada.' Canadian Journal of Communication 41, no. 4 (2016): 673-692.

Younging, Gregory. Elements of Indigenous Style: A Guide for Writing by and about Indigenous Peoples. Calgary: Brush Education, Inc., 2018.

Alia, Valerie. The New Media Nation: Indigenous Peoples and Global Communication. New York: Berghan Books, 2010.

Alia, Valerie. ' Outlaws and citizens: indigenous people and the 'New Media Nation.'' International Journal of Media and Cultural Politics 5, nos. 1&2 (2009): 39-54.

Alia, Valerie. Un/Covering the North: News, Media and Aboriginal People. Vancouver: UBC Press, 1999.

Daley, Patrick J. and Beverley A. James. Cultural Politics and the Mass Media: Alaska Native Voices. Champaign, IL: University of Illinois Press, 2004.

Daniels, George. ' The role of Native American print and online media in the 'era of big stories': A comparative case study of Native American outlets' coverage of the Red Lake shootings.' Journalism 7, no. 3 (August 2006): 321-345.

Dyson, Laurel Evelyn, Max Hendrix and Stephen Grant. Information Technology and Indigenous People. Hershey, PA: Information Science Publishing, 2007.

Elliott, Patricia W. Decolonizing the Media: Challenges and Obstacles on the Road to Reconciliation. Regina: Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, 2016.

Himpele, Jeff D. Circuits of Culture: Media, Politics, and Indigenous Identity in the Andes. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2008.

Hokowhitu, Brendan and Vijay Devadas. The Fourth Eye: Maori Media in Aotearoa New Zealand. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2013.

Knopf, Kerstin. 'Aboriginal Media on the Move: An Outside Perspective on APTN.' In Indigenous Screen Cultures in Canada. Edited by Sigurjón Baldur Hafsteinsson and Marian Bredin. Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press, 2010. 87-104.

Knopf, Kerstin. '' Sharing Our Stories with All Canadians': Decolonizing Aboriginal Media and Aboriginal Media Politics in Canada.' American Indian Culture and Research Journal 34, no. 1 (2010): 89-120.

Lindgren, Simon and Coppélie Cocq. ' Turning the Inside Out: Social media and the broadcasting of Indigenous discourse.' European Journal of Communication 32, no. 2 (April 2017): 131-150.

Poitras Pratt, Yvonne. 'Taking a Stance: Aboriginal Media Research as an Act of Empowerment.' In Indigenous Screen Cultures in Canada. Edited by Sigurjón Baldur Hafsteinsson and Marian Bredin. Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press, 2010. 163-199.

Szwarc, Julia. ' Indigenous Broadcasting and the CRTC: Lessons from the Licensing of Native Type B Radio.' Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission. Last modified June 2018.

Motion, Judy, Jarrod Haar and Shirley Leitch. 'A Public Relations Framework for Indigenous Engagement.' In Culture and Public Relations: Links and Implications. Edited by Krishnamurthy Sriramesh and Dejan Verčič. New York: Routledge, 2012. Chapter 4.