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A Fatherly Eye

Indian Agents, Government Power, and Aboriginal Resistance in Ontario, 1918-1939

In A Fatherly Eye, historian Robin Brownlie examines how paternalism and assimilation during the interwar period were made manifest in the 'field', far from the bureaucrats in Ottawa, but never free of their oppressive supervision.

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Robin Brownlie

has a Ph.D. in history from the UIniversity of Toronto and is a postdoctoral fellow at York University.

Audience: College/higher education;Professional and scholarly;