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Related Publications from Robert Innes:

Anderson, Kim, Robert Alexander Innes, and John Swift. "Indigenous Masculinites: Carrying the Bones of the Ancestors" Christopher J. Greig and Wayne J. Martino eds. In Canadian Men and Masculinities: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives. Toronto: Canadian Scholars' Press Inc., 2012. Link:

Anderson, Kim, John Swift, and Robert Innes. “‘To Arrive Speaking’: Voices from the Bidwewidam Indigenous Masculinities Project.” in Indigenous Men And Masculinities: Legacies, Identities, Regeneration. Robert Alexander Innes and Kim Anderson, eds. Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press, 2015.

Burduhl, Loleen, and Robert Alexander Innes. “Two Solitudes? Aboriginal and Non-Aboriginal Opinion in Saskatchewan.” Western Policy Analyst 4, no. 5 (2013): 6-8.

Innes, Robert. “Aboriginal Veterans.” In The Encyclopedia of Saskatchewan.

Innes, Robert. "Clearing the Plains of Accountability." Shekon Neechie: An Indigenous History Site. June 21, 2018 Link: accountability/

Innes, Robert and Terrence Ross Pelletier. "Cowessess First Nation: Self-Government, Nation- Building and Treaty Land Entitlement.” In Aboriginal Self-Government in Canada: Current Trends and Issues, 3rd Edition. Edited by Yale Belanger. Saskatoon: Purich Publishing, 2008.

Innes, Robert. "Elder Brother, the Law of the People and Contemporary Kinship Practices of Cowessess First Nation Members: Reconceptualizing Kinship in American Indian Studies," American Indian Culture and Research Journal 34, no. 2 (2010): 27-46

Innes, Robert. “Elder Brother as Theoretical Framework,” in Sources and Methods in Indigenous Studies. J. O’Brien & C. Andersen Eds. New York: Routledge, 2017. OBrien/p/book/9781138823617

Innes, Robert. "Historians and Indigenous Genocide in Saskatchewan." Shekon Neechie: An Indigenous History Site, June 21, 2018 Link: and-indigenous-genocide-in-saskatchewan/

Innes, Robert. “‘I Do Not Keep The Lands Nor Do I Give Them Away’: Did Canada and Plains Cree Come to a Meeting of the Minds in the Negotiations of Treaty Four and Six?” Journal of Indigenous Thought 2, no. 2 (1999).

Innes, Robert, and Kim Anderson, (Eds.). Indigenous Men And Masculinities: Legacies, Identities, Regeneration.  Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press, 2015.

Innes, Robert. "John A. Macdonald Should Not be Forgotten, Nor Celebrated." The Conversation Canada. August 13, 2018. Accessible at: not-be-forgotten-nor-celebrated-101503

Innes, Robert, and Kim Anderson. “’Moose in the Room:’ Indigenous Men and Violence Against Indigenous Women,” in Keetsahnak / Our Missing and Murdered Indigenous Sisters. K. Anderson, M. Campbell and C. Belcourt Eds. Edmonton: University of Alberta Press, 2018. Link: indigenous-sisters

Innes, Robert. "Moose on the Loose:  Indigenous Men, Violence, and the Colonial Excuse." Aboriginal Policy Studies 4, no 1 (2015): 46-56 Link:

Innes, Robert. “Multicultural Bands on the Northern Plains and the Notion of ‘Tribal’ Histories,” In Finding a Way to the Heart: Feminist Writings on Aboriginal and Women’s History in Canada. Eds. Jarvis Brownlie and Valerie Korinek. Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press, 2012.

Innes, Robert. "New Interpretations in Cultural Preservation, Revitalization, and` Persistence," American Indian Culture and Research Journal 34, no. 2 (2010): 1-9

Innes, Robert. “'On Home Ground Now. I'm Safe:’ Saskatchewan Aboriginal Veterans in the Immediate Post-War Years, 1945-1946.” American Indian Quarterly 28, no. 3&4 (2004): 685-718.

Innes Robert “Oral History Methods in Native Studies: Saskatchewan Aboriginal World War Two Veterans," Oral History Forum. 19&20 (1999-2000): 63-88.

Innes, Robert. “Saskatchewan Aboriginal People and the Second World War.” In Encyclopedia of Saskatchewan, Regina: Canadian Plains Research Centre, 2005.

Innes, Robert, Brenda Macdougall, and Frank Tough. “Saskatchewan Indian Reserves.” In Atlas of Saskatchewan: Celebrating the Millennium, edited by Kai-iu. Fung. Saskatoon: University of Saskatchewan, 1999.

Innes, Robert. "`Wait a Second: Who Are You Anyways?': The Insider/Outsider Debate and American Indian Studies" American Indian Quarterly 33, no. 4 (2009): 440-461

Robert, Henry, Amanda LaVallee, Nancy Van Styvandale, and Robert Alexander Innes, editors.  Global Indigenous Health: Reconciling the Past, Engaging the Present, Animating the Future. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 2018.

Waldram, James, Innes Robert, Kaweski, Marusia, and Redman, Calvin. "Building A Nation: Healing in an Urban Context." In Aboriginal Healing in Canada: Studies in Therapeutic Meaning and Practice. Ed. James B. Waldram. Ottawa: Aboriginal Healing Foundation, 2008.