Social 9 Chapter 4 Study
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To validate and express commitment to something
rights guaranteed to specific groups in Canadian society for historical and constitutional reasons
The umbrella name for the diverse aboriginal peoples who have collective rights that are recognized and protected in Canada's Constitution
Europeans used this word to describe First Nations when first arriving to North America.
The shared identity of a group of people, especially because of a common language and culture
In dependence as a people, with a right to self-government
An annual payment
Land for the exclusive use of First Nations
Fixing firmly within
To bring to a country something that belongs to the country
Federal legislation related to the rights and status of First Nations peoples.
The belief that one's culture is superior to all other cultures
Become part of a different culture group
a person whose first language is English
a person whose first language is French
Official Language Community
One of the groups in Canadian society whose members speak an official language of Canada.
Official Language Minority