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About Canada: Public-Private Partnerships

by Heather Whiteside Fernwood Publishing (July 09, 2020)

In a public-private partnership, or P3, a private, for-profit corporation assumes control over the design, construction, financing and operation of public infrastructure and services. P3s have been used in Canada...


Under the Rainbow

by Jeanette A. Auger & Kate Krug Fernwood Publishing (July 10, 2020)

With contributions from Dayna B. Daniels & Judy Davidson, Valda Leighteizer and Ross Higgins

Under the Rainbow is a primer on the social and political history and the everyday practices and processes of living...


Walking This Path Together

by Jeannine Carriere & Susan Strega Fernwood Publishing (July 10, 2020)

Walking This Path Together is an edited collection devoted to improving the lives of children and families that come to the attention of child welfare authorities by demonstrating and advocating for socially...


Walking This Path Together

by Jeannine Carriere & Susan Strega Fernwood Publishing (July 10, 2020)

Walking This Path Together is an edited collection devoted to improving the lives of children and families that come to the attention of child welfare authorities by demonstrating and advocating for socially...


Understanding Violence and Abuse

by Heather Fraser & Kate Seymour Fernwood Publishing (July 10, 2020)

In Understanding Violence and Abuse, Heather Fraser and Kate Seymour examine violence and abuse from an anti-oppressive practice perspective and make connections between interpersonal violence and structural,...


Understanding Violence and Abuse

by Heather Fraser & Kate Seymour Fernwood Publishing (July 10, 2020)

In Understanding Violence and Abuse, Heather Fraser and Kate Seymour examine violence and abuse from an anti-oppressive practice perspective and make connections between interpersonal violence and structural,...


The Healing Journey

by Linda DeRiviere Fernwood Publishing (July 10, 2020)

The Healing Journey offers a startling analysis of intimate partner abuse and its negative effects on women’s earnings, education and vocational training as well as in the labour market itself. Victims of...


The Healing Journey

by Linda DeRiviere Fernwood Publishing (July 10, 2020)

The Healing Journey offers a startling analysis of intimate partner abuse and its negative effects on women’s earnings, education and vocational training as well as in the labour market itself. Victims of...


Rethinking Who We Are

by Jessica E. Pulis & Paul U. Angelini Fernwood Publishing (July 10, 2020)

Rethinking Who We Are takes a non-conventional approach to understanding human difference in Canada. Contributors to this volume critically re-examine Canadian identity by rethinking who we are and what we are...


Rethinking Who We Are

by Jessica E. Pulis & Paul U. Angelini Fernwood Publishing (July 10, 2020)

Rethinking Who We Are takes a non-conventional approach to understanding human difference in Canada. Contributors to this volume critically re-examine Canadian identity by rethinking who we are and what we are...


Racism and Anti-Racism in Canada

by David Este, Liza Lorenzetti & Christa Sato Fernwood Publishing (July 10, 2020)

Multiculturalism is regarded as a key feature of Canada's national identity. Yet despite an increasingly diverse population, racialized Canadians are systematically excluded from full participation in society...


Racism and Anti-Racism in Canada

by David Este, Liza Lorenzetti & Christa Sato Fernwood Publishing (July 10, 2020)

Multiculturalism is regarded as a key feature of Canada's national identity. Yet despite an increasingly diverse population, racialized Canadians are systematically excluded from full participation in society...


Not a New Problem

by Janice Ristock, Michelle Owen, Diane Hiebert-Murphy & Emily Ternette Fernwood Publishing (July 10, 2020)

Violence in the lives of women with disabilities is not a new problem, but it is a problem about which little has been written. This gap in our knowledge needs to be addressed, as women with disabilities are...


Not a New Problem

by Janice Ristock, Michelle Owen, Diane Hiebert-Murphy & Emily Ternette Fernwood Publishing (July 09, 2020)

Violence in the lives of women with disabilities is not a new problem, but it is a problem about which little has been written. This gap in our knowledge needs to be addressed, as women with disabilities are...


Making Space for Indigenous Feminism, 2nd Edition

by Joyce Green Fernwood Publishing (July 10, 2020)

The first edition of Making Space for Indigenous Feminism proposed that Indigenous feminism was a valid and indeed essential theoretical and activist position, and introduced a roster of important Indigenous...


Making Space for Indigenous Feminism, 2nd Edition

by Joyce Green Fernwood Publishing (July 09, 2020)

The first edition of Making Space for Indigenous Feminism proposed that Indigenous feminism was a valid and indeed essential theoretical and activist position, and introduced a roster of important Indigenous...


Labour Under Attack

by Stephanie Ross & Larry Savage Fernwood Publishing (July 10, 2020)

This multi-disciplinary edited collection critically examines the causes and effects of anti-unionism in Canada. Primarily through a series of case studies, the book's contributors document and expose the tactics...


Labour Under Attack

by Stephanie Ross & Larry Savage Fernwood Publishing (July 09, 2020)

This multi-disciplinary edited collection critically examines the causes and effects of anti-unionism in Canada. Primarily through a series of case studies, the book's contributors document and expose the tactics...


Disability and Social Change

by Jeanette Robertson & Grant Larson Fernwood Publishing (July 10, 2020)

This edited collection uses a critical theory perspective and draws on expertise from a range of contemporary policy and practice areas. Contributors include people with disabilities, family members, researchers,...


Disability and Social Change

by Jeanette Robertson & Grant Larson Fernwood Publishing (July 09, 2020)

This edited collection uses a critical theory perspective and draws on expertise from a range of contemporary policy and practice areas. Contributors include people with disabilities, family members, researchers,...


Decolonizing Trauma Work

by Renee Linklater & Lewis Mehl-Madrona Fernwood Publishing (July 10, 2020)

In Decolonizing Trauma Work, Renee Linklater explores healing and wellness in Indigenous communities on Turtle Island. Drawing on a decolonizing approach, which puts the "soul wound" of colonialism at the centre,...


Decolonizing Trauma Work

by Renee Linklater & Lewis Mehl-Madrona Fernwood Publishing (July 09, 2020)

In Decolonizing Trauma Work, Renee Linklater explores healing and wellness in Indigenous communities on Turtle Island. Drawing on a decolonizing approach, which puts the "soul wound" of colonialism at the centre,...


Colonized Classrooms

by Sheila Cote-Meek Fernwood Publishing (July 10, 2020)

In Colonized Classrooms, Sheila Cote-Meek discusses how Aboriginal students confront narratives of colonial violence in the postsecondary classroom, while they are, at the same time, living and experiencing...


Colonized Classrooms

by Sheila Cote-Meek Fernwood Publishing (July 09, 2020)

In Colonized Classrooms, Sheila Cote-Meek discusses how Aboriginal students confront narratives of colonial violence in the postsecondary classroom, while they are, at the same time, living and experiencing...


Citizen-Led Innovation  for a New Economy

by Alison Mathie & John Gaventa Fernwood Publishing (July 10, 2020)

This collection of eleven cases of citizens organizing for change in Canada and the United States gives form and substance to the ideal of a new economy based on fairness and environmental sustainability. These...


Citizen-Led Innovation  for a New Economy

by Alison Mathie & John Gaventa Fernwood Publishing (July 09, 2020)

This collection of eleven cases of citizens organizing for change in Canada and the United States gives form and substance to the ideal of a new economy based on fairness and environmental sustainability. These...


Hollywood Double Agent

by Jonathan Gill & Mike Chamberlain Blackstone Publishing (July 07, 2020)

The Cold War and the Golden Age of Hollywood meet in this story of the remarkable career of Boris Morros, film producer and Russian double agent.

Boris Morros was a major figure in the 1930s and 1940s. The head...


The United African States

by Emmanuel Ngombet Ditunga Otsaro Diasporas noires (July 07, 2020)

Young Africans are called to build their continent themselves, by drawing the consequences of all the mistakes of humanity's past, while consolidating the best. Are they and will they live up to short-term and...


The United African States

by Emmanuel Ngombet Ditunga Otsaro Diasporas noires (July 07, 2020)

Young Africans are called to build their continent themselves, by drawing the consequences of all the mistakes of humanity's past, while consolidating the best. Are they and will they live up to short-term and...


The Golden Thread

by Ravi Somaiya 12/Twelve (July 07, 2020)

A true story of spies and intrigue surrounding one of the most enduring unsolved mysteries of the 20th century, investigative reporter Ravi Somaiya uncovers the story behind the death of renowned diplomat and...


AP Comparative Government and Politics

by Jeff Davis Barrons Educational Series (July 07, 2020)

Barron’s AP Comparative Government and Politics is fully revised for the May 2020 exam changes. You’ll get in-depth review plus practice that reflects the new multiple-choice format and changes to free-response...


Unrig

by Daniel G. Newman & George O'Connor First Second (July 06, 2020)

An intriguing and accessible nonfiction graphic novel about the role wealth and influence play in American democracy.

Despite our immense political divisions, Americans are nearly united in our belief that something...


Psychedelic Consciousness

by Daniel Grauer Park Street Press (July 07, 2020)

An examination of the use of psychedelics for understanding ourselves, connecting with the world around us, and enacting outer change through inner transformation

• Explores sacred tools and technologies to...


14 Miles

by DW Gibson & Ramón de Ocampo Simon & Schuster Audio (July 07, 2020)

An esteemed journalist delivers a compelling on-the-ground account of the construction of President Trump’s border wall in San Diego--and the impact on the lives of local residents.

In August of 2019, Donald...


Gatecrasher

by Ben Widdicombe & Steve West Simon & Schuster Audio (July 07, 2020)

A smart, gossipy, and very funny examination of celebrity culture from New York’s premiere social columnist.

Ben Widdicombe is the only writer to have worked for Page Six, TMZ, and The New York Times--an unusual...


Gatecrasher

by Ben Widdicombe Simon & Schuster (July 07, 2020)

A smart, gossipy, and very funny examination of celebrity culture from New York’s premiere social columnist.

Ben Widdicombe is the only writer to have worked for Page Six, TMZ, and The New York Times--an unusual...


The 21 Biggest Lies about Donald Trump (and you!)

by Kurt Schlichter Regnery Publishing (July 07, 2020)

Has any president been more unjustly vilified than Donald Trump?

Yes, he’s brash.

Yes, he has an ego.

Yes, his ad-libbing sometimes gets him into trouble.

But the fact is Donald Trump is the most effective...


14 Miles

by DW Gibson Simon & Schuster (July 07, 2020)

An esteemed journalist delivers a compelling on-the-ground account of the construction of President Trump’s border wall in San Diego--and the impact on the lives of local residents.

In August of 2019, Donald...


A Short History of Russia

by Mark Galeotti Harlequin Audio (July 07, 2020)

A Library Journal 2020 Title to Watch

Russia's epic and dramatic history told in an accessible, lively and short form, from Ivan the Terrible to Vladimir Putin via Catherine the Great, the Russian Revolution...


Say It Louder!

by Tiffany Cross & Leon Nixon HarperAudio (July 06, 2020)

A breakout media and political analyst delivers a sweeping snapshot of American Democracy and the role that African Americans have played in its shaping while offering concrete information to help harness the...


Separated

by Jacob Soboroff HarperAudio (July 07, 2020)

From the award-winning NBC News and MSNBC correspondent comes a powerful and deeply reported journey to lay bare the full truth behind the defining moral crisis of the Trump years: the systematic separation...


The Influence of Soros

by Emily Tamkin & Jamie Renell HarperAudio (July 07, 2020)

A seasoned journalist probes one of the right-wing's favorite targets, Hungarian-American investor and philanthropist George Soros, to explore the genesis of his influence and the truth of the conspiracies that...


The Lost Art of Dying

by L.S. Dugdale & Abby Craden HarperAudio (July 07, 2020)

A Columbia University physician inspires us to rethink death and offers insights on how we can learn to embrace the art of dying well in this wise, clear-eyed book that is as compelling and soulful as Being...


The End of White Politics

by Zerlina Maxwell & Kylah Frye Hachette Books (July 07, 2020)

In the entire history of the United States of America, we've never elected a woman as our president. And we've only had one president who was not a white man.

After working on two presidential campaigns (for...


The New Parisienne

by Lindsey Tramuta & Joann Pai Abrams (July 06, 2020)

In a follow-up to the popular The New Paris, Lindsey Tramuta explores the impact that the women of Paris have had on the rapidly evolving culture of their city

 

The New Parisienne focuses on one of the city's...


Separated

by Jacob Soboroff Custom House (July 07, 2020)

The award-winning NBC News correspondent lays bare the full truth behind the Trump administration’s systematic separation of desperate migrant families at the US-Mexico border

In June 2018, Donald Trump’s...


Say It Louder!

by Tiffany Cross Amistad (July 06, 2020)

A breakout media and political analyst delivers a sweeping snapshot of American Democracy and the role that African Americans have played in its shaping while offering concrete information to help harness the...


The Influence of Soros

by Emily Tamkin Harper (July 07, 2020)

A seasoned journalist probes one of the right-wing’s favorite targets, Hungarian-American investor and philanthropist George Soros, to explore the genesis of his influence and the truth of the conspiracies...