Banakonda Kennedy-Kish (Bell)
- Affiliation: Wilfrid Laurier University
Banakonda Kennedy-Kish (Bell) is Elder-in-Residence at Laurier University’s Masters of Social Work program in Aboriginal Studies. She is an Indigenous cultural advisor, teacher, and Traditional Practitioner, serving Indigenous communities for over forty years.
Books by Banakonda Kennedy-Kish (Bell)
Social Services and Social Justice in Canada
This latest edition of Case Critical applies decolonized, critical analysis to highlight what is often hidden from view for most Canadians: the personal trauma and communal devastation inflicted on Indigenous people by past and present colonialism and the ways in which neoliberal tax cuts, austerity, and privatization create more inequality, homelessness, and despair among both Indigenous and non-Indigenous people. The authors argue that social service providers should become social activists… (more information)