Food Security and Economic Interdependence in the Canadian Arctic

Food security among Inuit is a contemporary problem with deep historical roots. In this presentation, I discuss results of an extended ethnographic project in Kangiqsujuaq, Nunavik, focused on food security and household economic strategies. First, I focus on the measurement of food security among Inuit, showing that standard assessment techniques used in the U.S. and Canada do not adequately...

Event Name: 
Colloquium: Food Security and Economic Interdependence in the Canadian Arctic
Person: 
Elspeth Ready
Location: 
Moses Hall
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Date: 
Tuesday, December 1, 2015
Time_start_str: 
12
Time_end_str: 
1:30 p.m.
Event ID: 
94 934
Event Type: 
Lunch Talk