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Canadians as a fair-minded people. Finding values of fairness and sharing in the day-to-day politics in Ottawa - some difficulties. Living in a political world. The Inuit - the Aboriginal People of Arctic Canada - their self-determination struggle. Describing the Inuit place in Canada. Some facts. An explication of the land claims that are the foundation of the relationship between the Inuit and the Government of Canada. The Arctic - open for business. Use of resources. What land claims don't do. Costs of living in the North. A picture of what is happening in some of the Inuit communities and what they are trying to do to change the situation.