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Charles R. Menzies
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Publications and presentations

Selected Publications

Charles R. Menzies and Anthony Marcus (Editors) Anthropology for a Small Planet: Culture and Community in a Global Environment, Second Edition. Vancouver: New Proposals Publishing. 2013

C. Carothers, K. Criddle, C.P. Chambers, P.J. Cullenberg, J. Fall, A. Himes-Cornell, J.P. Johnsen, N. Kimball, C. Menzies, and E.S. Springer (Editors) Fishing People of the North: Cultures, Economies, and Management Responding to Change. Fairbanks: Alaska Sea Grant, University of Alaska Fairbanks. 2012.

Charles R. Menzies. Red Flags and Lace Coiffes: Identity and Survival in a Breton Village. Toronto: University of Toronto Press. 2011.

Charles R. Menzies. Dm sibilhaa’nm da laxyuubm gitxaała: Picking abalone in gitxaała territory. Human Organization. 69(3) 2010.

Charles R. Menzies. Reflections on work and activism in the 'university of excellence.'
New Proposals Vol 3(2):40-55. 2010. Special Theme Issue: Universities, Corporatization and Resistance

Charles R. Menzies AND Caroline F. Butler.  The Indigenous Foundation of the Resource Economy of BC's North Coast.  Labour/Le Travail. 61 (Spring 2008), 131-149. 

Caroline F. Butler and Charles R. Menzies.  Traditional Ecological Knowledge and Indigenous Tourism.  In Richard Butler and Tom Hinch (Eds) Tourism and Indigenous Peoples: Issues and Implications. Oxford: Butterworth-Heinermann. 2007.

Charles Menzies and Caroline F. Butler.  Returning to Selective Fishing through Indigenous Fisheries Knowledge: The Example of K'moda, Gitxaala Territory American Indian Quarterly.  Vol. 33(3):441-464.  2007.

Charles Menzies (editor) Traditional Ecological Knowledge and Natural Resource Management.  Lincoln, Nebraska: University of Nebraska Press. 2006.

Charles Menzies and Anthony Marcus.  Guest editors.  Anthropologica. Vol. 47(1).  2005.

Charles Menzies and Anthony Marcus.  Renewing the Vision: Marxism and Anthropology in the 21st Century.  Anthropologica.  Vol. 47(1): 3-6.  2005

Anthony Marcus and Charles Menzies.  Towards a Class Struggle Anthropology.  Anthropologica.  Vol. 47(1):13-33.  2005

Charles Menzies.  Putting Words into Action: Negotiating Collaborative Research in Gitxaala.  Canadian Journal of Native Education.  Vol. 28(1&2). 2004. Go to journal at www.ecoknow.ca

Kenneth Campbell, Charles R. Menzies, and Brent Peacock.  BC First Nations Studies.  Vancouver: Pacific Educational Press, UBC; Victoria:  British Columbia Ministry of Education.  2003.


Upcoming Presentations

March 20, 2013. Zero Waste, Household Gardening, & the 100 Mile Diet: Idiosyncratic Individualism or the Ultimate Act of Anti-Capitalism? In session: Alternative and Anti-Capitalist Systems of Food Production.



To access a podcast of available presentations copy this URL http://www.ecoknow.ca/podcast/rss.xml and paste it into your podcast software application or click on links below to hear individual talks.

  • February 26, 2011. “ Identity Matters; Identity Doesn't Matter. ” Panel Presentation at Nuanced Negotiations: A Dialogue on Indigenous Reserach. Indigenous Research Group, UBC.
  • November 28, 2007. “Paper at the American Anthropological Association meetings, Washington D.C.. Indigeneity, Social Class, and Class Consciousness on the Pacific Northwest.”
  • November 23, 2007. “Presentation in the CCIE symposium on Indigenous Knowledge and the Environment.”
  • September 5, 2007. “Presentation to the IRES kickoff. On Respectful Research in a Colonial Context.”
  • August 27, 2007. “CBC Radio - DayBreak- Interview regarding the 2007 UBC Ethnographic Field School.”
  • July 17, 2007. “Guest Presentation to EADM 508A (Introduction to Indigenous Methodologies). Panel on Methodolgy.”
  • July 7, 2007. “Why Worry about Artisanal Fisheries in the Age of Neo-Liberal Globalization.” Presentation to MARE: People of the Sea Conference
  • March 8, 2007. “Guest Presentation to IHHS 404 - Relationships to the Land. ”
  • November 24, 2006. “Presentation to The Special Committee on Sustainable Aquaculture of the BC Legislature ”
  • October 20, 2006. “Returning Home:Anthropological Research and Curriculum Development with Gitxaala Nation ”
  • October 13, 2006. “Within and Against: Gerald Sider, Anthropology and Indigenous Peoples ”




Last reviewed 13-November-2013

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Charles R. Menzies, Ph.D.
Professor of Social Anthropology
Department of Anthropology
University of British Columbia
6303 NW Marine Drive
Vancouver, BC. V6T 1Z1
tel 604-822-2240 | fax 604-822-6161 | e-mail charles.menzies@ubc.ca

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