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Knowing Home 2: Braiding Indigenous Science with Western Science

May 17, 2019

Knowing Home: Braiding Indigenous Science with Western Science, Book 2 edited by Gloria Snively and Wanosts’a7 Lorna Williams is a newly released open textbook published by the University of Victoria Libraries ePublishing Services.

Knowing Home weaves Indigenous perspectives, worldviews, and wisdom practices into the science curriculum. It provides a window into the scientific knowledge and technological innovations of the Indigenous peoples who live in Northwestern North America, thus providing numerous examples and cases for developing science lessons and curricula. Knowing Home shows how Indigenous perspectives can give insight and guidance as we attempt to solve the complex environmental problems of the 21st century.

 

 

 

Supported by BCcampus OER Grant.

Read Online: https://pressbooks.bccampus.ca/knowinghome2/

Free Download: http://hdl.handle.net/1828/10808

Purchase a Copy: https://www.uvicbookstore.ca/general/search?q=9780000105509

Adopt Textbook: https://open.bccampus.ca/use-open-textbooks/tell-us-youre-using-an-open-textbook/