About this guide
This guide will assist you to research and access relevant information for your case study into a specfic group of indigenous people.
Aim - to have a better understanding of the issues facing indigenous people.
Definition of a Indigenous peoples:
Are people defined in international or national legislation as having a set of specific rights based on their historical ties to a particular territory, and their cultural or historical distinctiveness from other populations that are often polticially dominant.
Indigenous Peoples Net. Retrieved 15th February, 2016, http://www.indigenouspeople.net/
Before you start searching for books, articles or web pages, you need to choose keywords that represent your research topic.
Keywords are significant words which can be used as search terms in the Library Catalogue, online searches or databases.
Use these keywords when searching for information:
indigenous peoples - socila life and customs
indigenous peoples of the world
also look up the individual names of tribes and groups