Below is a review of what we covered so far...
1. BC Aboriginal History
- We discussed the major differences of the Aboriginal vs. European World Views and impacts of contact
-Examined the range of BC First Nations
- The history and legacy of aboriginal cultural practices including the potlatch
- Explored the role of art
2. BC history through European exploration & settlement of BC
- Rise of the resource industry
- Immigration to BC
3. Last Class...
We discussed the labour history of BC from the 1700s-1920s. We talked about the roles of unions today and connected it to BC History.
We started watching & discussing the following video:
Power Points are below...