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Through the Mill

by Gail Cuthbert Brandt Baraka Books (October 29, 2018)

Girls and women were essential to industrialization in Canada, particularly in the cotton textile industry, which was concentrated in Quebec. In 1891, for example, more than 2000 girls and women toiled in Quebec’s...


A Distinct Alien Race

by David Vermette Baraka Books (September 27, 2018)

Americans don’t think of Canada as a source of potential terrorists—speaking a foreign tongue, serving a foreign religion, and invading their country. But when a million French-Canadians crossed the border...


Motherhood, The Mother of All Sexism

by Marilyse Hamelin & Arielle Aaronson Baraka Books (September 13, 2018)

Quebec spoils its families, according to some, with those “long” parental leaves—a full year for mothers (Imagine!)—well-subsidized childcare and more. Marilyse Hamelin challenges that restrictive view....


Vic City Express

by Yanni Tsirbas & Fred Reed Baraka Books (September 13, 2018)

It could be happening here… or there. Today the place is Greece, wracked by a crisis that has pushed people to the brink. Two strangers meet in a train for Athens. One spews out his disgust at the foreigners...


The Fall of the Berlin Wall

by 50 minutes 50Minutes.com (January 30, 2017)

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the history of the Berlin Wall in next to no time with this concise guide.

50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of the fall of the Berlin Wall.When...


Journalism at risk

by Onur Andreotti, Nils Muižnieks, Tarlach McGonagle & Sejal Parmar et al. Council of Europe (September 30, 2015)

Is journalism under threat? Censorship, political pressure, intimidation, job insecurity and attacks on the protection of journalists’ sources - how can these threats be tackled?Journalism at Risk is a new...


Freedom of expression and defamation

by Tarlach McGonagle & Onur Andreotti Council of Europe (August 31, 2016)

Freedom of expression and defamation: where do we draw the line? Freedom of expression is a fundamental freedom, one of the cornerstones of democracy in Europe, enshrined in various key texts, including the...


Guide for the development and implementation of curricula for plurilingual and intercultural education

by Jean-Claude Beacco, Michael Byram, Marisa Cavalli & Daniel Coste et al. Council of Europe (July 31, 2016)

Understanding and experiencing the diversity of languages and cultures is both an aim of and a resource for quality education Plurilingual and intercultural education is a response to the needs and requirements...


Journalists under pressure

by Marilyn Clark & Anna Grech Council of Europe (February 28, 2017)

Freedom of expression is one of the basic conditions for the progress of society. Without safeguards for the safety of journalists there can be no free media. Journalists are under threat in Europe. Different...


Signposts - Policy and practice for teaching about religions and non-religious world views in intercultural education

by Robert Jackson Council of Europe (July 31, 2014)

How can the study of religions and non-religious world views contribute to intercultural education in schools in Europe? An important recommendation from the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe (Recommendation...


Schuman report on Europe

by Thierry Chopin & Michel Foucher Editions Marie B (April 24, 2018)

A complete review of the European Union.

Europeans are facing major challenges. From the risk of populist contagion and Brexit at internal level, to migratory issues and the questioning of their values, as well...


Digital citizenship education

by Divina Frau-Meigs, Brian O’Neill, Alessandro Soriani & Vitor Tomé Council of Europe (October 16, 2017)

Supporting children and young people to participate safely, effectively, critically and responsibly in a world filled with social media and digital technologies is a priority for educators the world over. Most...


Digital citizenship education

by Janice Richardson & Elizabeth Milovidov Council of Europe (October 17, 2017)

An analysis of good practices, research findings, lessons learned and resources identified across Europe in the area of digital citizenship: empowerment of children through education Most young people in Europe...


Students as suspects?

by Francesco Ragazzi Council of Europe (January 08, 2018)

Could policies aimed at preventing radicalisation in Europe end up undermining the very social cohesion they aim to preserve? Since the mid-2000s, a growing number of European governments have broadened the...


We can!

by Agata de Latour, Nina Perger, Ron Salag & Claudio Tocchi et al. Council of Europe (May 22, 2017)

Combating hate speech offline and online: a new tool to help young people and educators to confront, dismantle and replace hateful narratives. Online hate speech has become a major form of human rights abuse,...


Let's Move On, Paul Okalik Speaks Out

by Paul Okalik & Louis McComber Baraka Books (March 27, 2018)

Paul Okalik was raised in Pangnirtung, a community that survived starvation, epidemics, eradication of its spiritual heritage, relocation, schooling in a foreign language, and confrontation with the Canadian...


The Einstein File - New Updated Edition

by Fred Jerome, David Suzuki & Ajamu Baraka Baraka Books (March 23, 2018)

Einstein arrived in the United States in 1933, the year the Nazis rose to power in Germany. From that moment until he died in 1955, J. Edgar Hoover’s FBI—with other agencies—feverishly collected “derogatory...


The Construction of the European Union

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (February 06, 2018)

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the history of the European Union in next to no time with this concise guide.

50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of the development of the...


Andrew Jackson

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (February 06, 2018)

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the life and career of Andrew Jackson in next to no time with this concise guide.

50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of the life, times and...


Nelson Mandela

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (January 03, 2018)

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the life of Nelson Mandela in next to no time with this concise guide.

50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of Nelson Mandela’s lifelong fight...


The Ku Klux Klan

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (January 03, 2018)

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the operations of the Ku Klux Klan in next to no time with this concise guide.

50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of the Ku Klux Klan’s activity...


Bridge Builders : Learning from those ushering the future of society

by Vincent Lassalle Librinova (January 02, 2018)

When Vincent Lassalle joined one of the world's largest utility companies, he thought he would be helping to solve today's energy challenges. Instead he found himself locked in a bureaucracy that seemed designed...


Entertainment - Droit, Médias, Art, Culture 2017/3

by Caroline Blancheriau, Monsieur Eric Canal Forgues Alter, Mr. Harold Flegelman & Monsieur Alain Hazan et al. Bruylant (September 27, 2017)

Ce numéro contient notamment l'article d'analyse "Purchasing and Selling Intellectual Property Assets – The Purchase Price is not Just About Valuation", d'Harold Flegelman.


Understanding the Yougoslavian Conflict

by Boris Spasov Arcalis (September 28, 2017)

Through this essay Boris Alexandre Spasov presents us with his unique approach to and his personal understanding of the Yugoslavian conflict which shook Europe.

We are accompanied on a short voyage into a different...


Taking it seriously

by Kevin O'Kelly, John Muir, Mara Georgescu & Rui Gomes Council of Europe (October 06, 2016)

Promoting young people's access to social rights as a means for their inclusion and participation in society! In and around many cities, social and economic imbalances have led to the development of disadvantaged...


The Islamic State

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (August 24, 2017)

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the history of the Islamic State in next to no time with this concise guide.

50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of the history of the Islamic...


Entertainment - Droit, Médias, Art, Culture 2017/2

by Alexis Fournol Bruylant (June 19, 2017)

Découvrez le sommaire de ce numéro et l'article "Le Jihadisme au cinéma".

Discover the table of contents and the article "Jihad in the Movies".


Entertainment - Droit, Médias, Art, Culture 2017/1

by Mrs. Judith Andres Bruylant (May 28, 2017)

Découvrez le sommaire de ce premier numéro et l'article "Pourquoi une nouvelle revue ?"

Discover the table of contents of this first issue and the article "Why a New Publication?"


The Watergate Scandal

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (May 23, 2017)

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the events of the Watergate scandal in next to no time with this concise guide.

50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of the Watergate scandal....


1984 by George Orwell (Book Analysis)

by Bright Summaries BrightSummaries.com (December 06, 2015)

Unlock the more straightforward side of 1984 with this concise and insightful summary and analysis!

This engaging summary presents an analysis of 1984 by George Orwell, a dystopian novel which presents an uncomfortably...


The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery (Book Analysis)

by Bright Summaries BrightSummaries.com (December 20, 2015)

Unlock the more straightforward side of The Elegance of the Hedgehog with this concise and insightful summary and analysis!

This engaging summary presents an analysis of The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel...


World Order, Moral Disorder

by Boris Spasov Arcalis (April 20, 2017)

This essay entitled World Order Moral Disorder is essentially about contradictions inherent in human nature.

War and peace are discussed together with good and evil and we arrive at the question “is non war...


Washington's Long War on Syria

by Stephen Gowans Baraka Books (March 22, 2017)

When President Barack Obama demanded formally in the summer of 2011 that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad step down, it was not the first time Washington had sought regime change in Damascus. The United States...


Stalin

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (March 15, 2017)

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the life of Stalin in next to no time with this concise guide.

50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of the life of Joseph Stalin. Following the...


Bloody Sunday

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (March 15, 2017)

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the events of Bloody Sunday in next to no time with this concise guide.

50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of Bloody Sunday. In January 1972,...


Martin Luther King

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (February 28, 2017)

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the life of Martin Luther King, Jr. in next to no time with this concise guide.

50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of the life and political...


Theodore Roosevelt

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (February 28, 2017)

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the life of Theodore Roosevelt in next to no time with this concise guide.

50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of Theodore Roosevelt. Roosevelt...


Margaret Thatcher

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (February 28, 2017)

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the life of Margaret Thatcher in next to no time with this concise guide.

50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of Margaret Thatcher. In the 1970s,...


Vladimir Lenin

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (February 28, 2017)

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the life of Vladimir Lenin in next to no time with this concise guide.

50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of Vladimir Lenin. Having seen his...


The Universal Declaration of Human Rights

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (February 28, 2017)

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the history of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in next to no time with this concise guide.

50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of...


World War II: The Resistance

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (February 28, 2017)

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the history of the Resistance movements during World War II in next to no time with this concise guide.

50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis...


Apartheid

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (February 28, 2017)

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the history of apartheid in next to no time with this concise guide.

50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of apartheid in South Africa. For over...


The Treaty of Versailles

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (February 28, 2017)

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the history of the Treaty of Versailles in next to no time with this concise guide.

50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of the Treaty of Versailles....


John F. Kennedy

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (February 28, 2017)

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the life of John F. Kennedy in next to no time with this concise guide.

50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of John F. Kennedy. At a time when...


Gorbachev

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (February 28, 2017)

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the life of Mikhail Gorbachev in next to no time with this concise guide.

Arriving at a pivotal moment for national and international politics, Gorbachev was...


Abraham Lincoln

by 50 minutes 50Minutes.com (January 30, 2017)

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the life of Abraham Lincoln in next to no time with this concise guide.

50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of Abraham Lincoln. Abraham Lincoln,...


Adolf Hitler

by 50 minutes 50Minutes.com (January 30, 2017)

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the life of Adolf Hitler in next to no time with this concise guide.

50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of Adolf Hitler. Adolf Hitler’s name...


9/11

by 50 minutes 50Minutes.com (January 30, 2017)

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the events of 9/11 in next to no time with this concise guide.

50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of 9/11. At 8.46am on the morning of September...


National Dialogue in Tunisia

by Hatem M'rad Éditions Nirvana (November 24, 2015)

The authentic dialogue, the compromises, the consensus which allowed Tunisia to overcome its political and institutional crisis

This book is the final product of an investigation launched in November 2014 and...


George Washington

by 50 minutes 50Minutes.com (April 25, 2016)

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the life of George Washington in next to no time with this concise guide.

50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of George Washington. Recognised...