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Title Beyond the border : tensions across the forty-ninth parallel in the Great Plains and Prairies / edited by Kyle Conway and Timothy Pasch
Published Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, [2013]
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Contents Introduction: Paradoxes of the Border / Kyle Conway and Timothy Pasch -- The Mediated Border. 1 The Borders of Cultural Difference: Canadian Television and Cultural Identity / Serra Tinic ; 2 The Canadian Sitcom and the Fantasy of National Difference: Little Mosque on the Prairie and English-Canadian Identity / Christopher Cwynar ; 3 The Flow of Amusement: The First Year of Moving Pictures in the Red River Valley / Paul Moore -- The Political Border. 4 "Shutting Down the Snake Ranch": Battling Booze at the BC Border, 1910-1493 / Brandon Dimmel ; 5 International and Domestic Pressures on the Governance of the St Mary and Milk Rivers / Michelle Morris ; 6 Water and Political Relations between the Upper Plains States and the Prairie Provinces: What Works, What Doesn't, and What's All Wet / Paul R. Sando -- The Native Border. 7 Border Studies and Indigenous Peoples: Reconsidering Our Approach / Zalfa Feghali ; 8 Navigating the "Erotic Conversion": Transgression and Sovereignty in Native Literatures of the Northern Plains / Joshua D. Miner ; 9 The Anishnaabeg of Bawating: Indigenous People Look at the Canada-US Border / Phil Bellfy ; Conclusion: Beyond the Paradoxes of the Border / Kyle Conway and Timothy Pasch
Summary An interdisciplinary look at a neglected region of the Canada-US border
Notes Based on papers presented at a conference held at the University of North Dakota Institute for Borderland Studies, June 2010
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Borderlands -- Political aspects -- Great Plains -- Congresses.
Borderlands -- Political aspects -- Prairie Provinces -- Congresses.
Borderlands -- Social aspects -- Great Plains -- Congresses.
Borderlands -- Social aspects -- Prairie Provinces -- Congresses.
Group identity -- Great Plains -- Congresses.
Group identity -- Prairie Provinces -- Congresses.
Great Plains -- Social conditions -- Congresses.
Prairie Provinces -- Social conditions -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Conway, Kyle, 1977-
Pasch, Timothy James.
ISBN 0773541306
0773588620 (electronic bk.)
9780773588622 (electronic bk.)