ContentsPreface -- Introduction -- sect. 1 / Truth-telling -- Confession of a born again pagan / Fred Kelly (Ojibway, Anishinaabe) -- Reconciliation in the context of a settler society : healing the legacy of colonialism in Canada / Brian Rice (Mohawk) and Anna Snyder -- A condensed timeline of events -- A Métis perspective on truth and reconciliation / Tricia Logan (Métis) -- Reconciliation or conciliation? an Inuit perspective / John Amagoalik -- Expanding the dialogue on truth and reconciliation - in a good way / Stan McKay (Fisher River Cree) -- sect. 2 / The legacy lives on;Legacy of residential schools : missing and murdered Aboriginal women / Beverley Jacobs (Mohawk, Haudenosaunee Confederacy, Bear Clan) and Andrea J. Williams (Sandy Lake) -- Telling truths and seeking reconciliation : exploring the challenges / Rupert Ross -- Reconciliation means not saying sorry twice : lessons from child welfare in Canada / Cindy Blackstock (Gitksan) -- A survivor reflects on resilience / Madeleine Dion Stout -- sect. 3 / Exploring paths to reconciliation -- Bridging the gap between truth and reconciliation : restorative justice and the Indian Residential Schools Truth and Reconciliation Commission / Jennifer Llewellyn -- A jade door : reconciliatory justice as a way forward citing New Zealand experience / Robert Andrew Joseph (Māori) -- Reconciliation possible? reparations essential / Bradford W. Morse;Reconciliation : a non-Indigenous Australian perspective / John Bond -- Reconciliation : an Indigenous Australian perspective / Debra Hocking -- sect. 4 / Journey of the spirit -- Speaking my truth : the journey to reconciliation / Garnet Angeconeb (Anishnaabe, Lac Seul) with Kateri Akiwenzie-Damm (Anishinaabe, Chippewa, Nawash) -- Perspective on reconciliation from an Inuk youth / David Joanasie (Inuit) -- Decolonizing education : a building block for reconciliation / William Julius Mussell (Skwah, Sto:lo) -- A call to the churches : "you shall be called repairer of the breach" / David MacDonald;Reconciliation : a spiritual process / Maggie Hodgson (Nadleh Whuten Carrier) -- A holistic approach to reconciliation : insights from research of the Aboriginal Healing Foundation / Marlene Brant Castellano (Mohawk, Bay of Quinte) -- Conclusion -- Editorial committee and acknowledgements -- Appendix 1 / Schedule "N" - Mandate for the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.
NotesIssued also in French under title: De la vérité à la réconciliation : transformer l'héritage des pensionnats.
Includes bibliographical references.
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