Inuit

Inuit

Research report: applying Inuit cultural approaches in the prevention of family violence and abuse

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English
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Audrey Qamanirq
Publisher: 
Pauktuutit Inuit Women's Association
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Explores Inuit traditional values, philosophies, and practices as they pertain to the treatment and healing of both the abused and the abusers.

Interviewing Inuit elders: perspectives on traditional health

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English
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Paper
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Author: 
Michele Therrien
Frederic Laugrand
Publisher: 
Nunavut Arctic College
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Arviat, NU

Examines traditional Inuit health practices and beliefs as remembered by both North and South Baffin elders: from treatments for fractures to methods of diagnosis and attitudes toward the injured or ill. PDF to read

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Nunavut Arctic College

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Organization Type: 
Educational Institution
Service Language: 
English
Inuktitut
Inuinnaqtun
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral

Provides post-secondary education and training programs for the people of Nunavut.

Primary Telephone: 
867-857-8632
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
webmaster@nac.nu.ca
Fax Number: 
867-857-8620
Street Address: 
PO Box 230
City: 
Arviat
Province: 
Nunavut
Postal/ZIP Code: 
X0C 0E0

Mamaqtut! Inuit healthy living cookbook

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English
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Tungasuvvingat Inuit, Urban Inuit Diabetes Awareness and Prevention Program
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Presents a cookbook designed to help Inuit make
food choices that are healthy and delicious.

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Mamaqtut! Inuit healthy living cookbook (Inuktitut)

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Inuktitut
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Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Tungasuvvingat Inuit, Urban Inuit Diabetes Awareness and Prevention Program
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Presents, in Inuktitut, a cookbook designed to help Inuit make food choices that are healthy and delicious.

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Urban Inuit Diabetes Awareness and Prevention

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English
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Online
Publisher: 
Tungasuvvingat Inuit
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Presents a web site that explains, the risks, symptoms and prevention methods of Diabetes Type 2 for Inuit men and women.

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Tungasuvvingat Inuit

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Counselling

Offers a community-based counselling and resource centre, a supportive environment that attempts to duplicate the community spirit and cultural surrounding of the Inuit homelands.

Primary Telephone: 
613-563-3546
Email Address: 
info@ontarioinuit.ca
Fax Number: 
613-230-8925
Street Address: 
118 Empress St
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K1R 7G2

Love your heart: encouraging healthy Inuit hearts (Inuktitut)

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Inuktitut
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Online
Publisher: 
Pauktuutit Inuit Women's Association
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Discusses how the heart works, the causes of preventable heart diseases, and what individuals can do to keep their hearts healthy, in Inuktitut.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 1894396359

Analysis report: Inuit healing in contemporary Inuit society

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English
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Paper
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Publisher: 
Pauktuutit Inuit Women's Association
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Identifies and defines Inuit healing and healers in the context of abuse and violence against women and children. Argues for more emphasis on Inuit healing in order to resolve the raft of social problems plaguing Inuit communities.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Abuse prevention services in Inuit communities: analytical report

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English
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Paper
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Publisher: 
Pauktuutit Inuit Women's Association
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Studies and identifies root causes of women and child abuse in Inuit communities and gaps in services, and presents recommendations for change and selected best practices in the field.

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