This factsheet explores how the concepts of whiteness, possession and property act as a regulatory mechanisms of nation-states to reaffirm and reproduce the process of perpetual Indigenous dispossession. The factsheet explains how these concepts are deployed by nation states via the overregulation of Indigenous landscapes into property to refuse Indigenous sovereignty.
Moreton-Robinson, A. (2015). The White Possessive: Property, Power, and Indigenous Sovereignty. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press. https://ebookcentral-proquest-com.ezproxy.library.uvic.ca/lib/uvic/reader.action?docID=2051599&ppg=12