Frances Widdowson

Frances Widdowson

Frances Widdowson is a professor in the Department of Economics, Justice, and Policy Studies at Mount Royal University. She is the editor of Indigenizing the Academy: Diverse Perspectives.

The Problem With ‘Indigenizing the University’

The Problem With ‘Indigenizing the University’

The idea that academics need to “Indigenize” the Canadian education system has become popular in recent years. The Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences, the Canadian Association of University Teachers (CAUT), Universities Canada, and the Deans of Education all have expressed support for this idea. And the country’s

Frances Widdowson
Frances Widdowson
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