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PREFERRED TERM
Elders (Native peoples) -- Canada  
ENTRY TERMS
  • Aboriginal Elders -- Canada
  • Aboriginal elders -- Canada
  • Canada -- Elders (Native peoples)
  • Elders (Aboriginal peoples) -- Canada
  • Native Elders -- Canada
  • Native elders -- Canada
SCOPE NOTE
  • Here are entered works on the topic of those members of the Aboriginal or Native peoples in Canada whose wisdom about spirituality, culture and life is recognized among and sought by their people. They ensure that traditional values, principles and other teachings are passed along. Elders are not necessarily limited to older or aged persons. The definition of an Elder varies among Aboriginal nations. Works on older or aged persons in general, among Aboriginal or Native peoples in Canada, are entered under Older Native people--Canada.
EXAMPLE
  • Note under Older Native people--Canada.
URI
http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/obj/900/f11/040004/CaOONL1012E0306
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