Indigenous Policy Journal

Indigenous Policy Journal (IPJ) publishes articles, commentary, reviews, news, and announcements concerning Native American and international Indigenous affairs, issues, events, nations, groups and media. We invite commentary and dialogue in and between issues: if you are interested in contributing to the journal, please take the time to create a user account on our website and see our Submission Guidelines.

ArticlesAs IPJ is now a refereed journal, articles may be posted on a different schedule from the rest of the journal. We will send out an e-mail announcement when the next set of articles are posted, and can be downloaded as a pdf file. Current articles are available with list in the journal archive.

Vol 26, No 4 (2015): Winter 2016


Table of Contents

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events (Winter 2016)HTML

Ongoing Activities

Ongoing Activities (Winter 2016)HTML

Indigenous Developments

Indian & Indigenous Developments (Winter 2016)HTML


Islamic Declaration on Global Climate ChangeHTML
International Islamic Climate Change Symposium 
The Paris Climate Conference: Playing Craps With Our Planet's FutureHTML
John Atcheson 
Indigenous Peoples Take Lead at D12 Day of Action in Paris – Official response to COP21 agreementHTML
Press Release: We Stand With San CarlosHTML
#NativeVote16: Election progress one race at a timeHTML
Mark Trahant 
Reservations A Step Closer To Satellite VotingHTML
Marci McLean 
Indigenous voices are needed to make U.S. a stronger democracyHTML
Mark Trahant 
Southwest Tribal Nations Food Sovereignty Conference ResolutionHTML

Research Notes

A Changing Arctic Presents Incredible Challenges and Opportunities for Indigenous PeopleHTML
Mark Trahant 
Reversing Diabetes in Indian CountryHTML
Mark Trahant 
Court Affirms Affordable Care Act Again; good time to step up Indian Country’s participationHTML
Mark Trahant 
Alaska Says "Yes," Boosts Indian Health System by Expanding MedicaidHTML
Mark Trahant 
NativeVote16 - Indian Country with More Representation in the StatesHTML
Mark Trahant 
Implementing the U.N.’s Sustainable Development GoalsHTML
Dr. Yossef Ben-Meir 
#NativeVote16 Canada’s New Government and the Music of ElectionsHTML
Mark Trahant 
Five Lessons for Indian Country from the Canadian ElectionsHTML
Mark Trahant 

Articles -- Posted December 18, 2014

(Articles may be posted on a different schedule from the rest of the journal. We will send out an e-mail announcement when the next set of articles is posted)

Aboriginal Antecedents and Contemporary Practices of Restorative Justice: Canada and United States Comparisons.PDF
Larry French 
Indigenous-Settler Incarceration Disparities in Canada: How Tribal Justice Programming Helps Urban Indigenous YouthPDF
John Hansen 
‘Kaaj’: Understanding women’s work, development and local knowledge in rural BangladeshPDF
Ishrat Jahan 
Public Policy and Rural Mapuche Livelihoods in Chile: Recognition, integration or subordination?PDF
Elvis Parraguez, Johnathan Barton 

Book Reviews

Review of The Inconvenient Indian: A Curious Account of Native People in North America by Thomas KingHTML
María José Belmonte Sánchez 
Review of The Mother Tongue: Intimacy in the Eco-field by Will Taegel And Original Thinking: A Radical Rethinking of Time, Humanity and Nature by Glenn ParryHTML
Stephen Sachs 

Media Notes

Media Notes (Winter 2016)HTML

Theses and Dissertations

Ph.D. Dissertations from Universities Around the World on Topics Relating to Indians in the Americas, Compiled from Dissertation AbstractsHTML


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