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Things Worth Burying

by Matt Mayr Baraka Books (March 17, 2020)

As a third-generation logger, a life in the bush is all Joe Adler has ever known. He works, he hunts; he provides. But when a man dies on his watch, and his wife abandons their young family for writing school...


Everyday Violence in the Lives of Youth

by Helene Berman, Catherine Richardson/Kinewesquao, Kate Elliott & Eugenia Canas Fernwood Publishing (July 25, 2020)

Though interpersonal violence is widely studied, much less has been done to understand structural violence, the often-invisible patterns of inequality that reproduce social relations of exclusion and marginalization...


Canada In The World

by Tyler A. Shipley Fernwood Publishing (July 25, 2020)

An accessible and empirically rich introduction to Canada’s engagements in the world since confederation, this introductory textbook charts a unique path by locating Canada's colonial foundations at the heart...


More Powerful Together

by Jen Gobby Fernwood Publishing (July 25, 2020)

How can social movements help bring about large-scale systems change? This is the question Jen Gobby sets out to answer in More Powerful Together. As an activist, Gobby has been actively involved with climate...


Pursuing Justice

by Margot Hurlbert Fernwood Publishing (July 25, 2020)

Pursuing justice is daunting. It plays out in a variety of contexts -- like the environment, employment, the criminal justice system -- and raises tough issues like racism, gender discrimination and poverty....


Seeking Mino-Pimatisiwin

by Michael Hart Fernwood Publishing (July 25, 2020)

Historically, social work and psychology professions have pressured and coerced Aboriginal peoples to follow the euro-centric ways of society. The needs of Aboriginal peoples have not been successfully addressed...


Social Perspectives on Death and Dying

by Jeanette A. Auger Fernwood Publishing (July 25, 2020)

Death is inevitable, but our perspectives about death and dying are socially constructed. This updated third edition takes us through the maze of issues, both social and personal, which surround death and dying...


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...


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...


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...


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 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 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 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 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 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 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...


Guide to Spiritual and Religious Journeys in Québec

by Siham Jamaa Guides de voyage Ulysse (April 04, 2016)

This one-of-a-kind guide invites visitors to live unique experiences as they discover the spiritual sites that can be found in the various regions of Québec. Its 15 inspiring tours reveal the exceptionally...


Getaway Montréal

by Ulysses Collective Guides de voyage Ulysse (February 12, 2015)

Getaway Montréal from Ulysses Travel Guides is the perfect tool to make the most of a short stay in Québec's largest city, Montréal. Thanks to its practical format and organization, the traveller will find...


Discovering Montréal's Religious Heritage

by Siham Jamaa Guides de voyage Ulysse (April 22, 2017)

This one-of-a-kind guide invites visitors to discover the diverse religious heritage of Montréal and its region. Its dozen inspiring tours through Montréal's various neighbourhoods reveal the exceptionally...


Disability Politics and Theory

by A.J. Withers Fernwood Publishing (June 19, 2020)

An accessible introduction to disability studies, Disability Politics and Theory provides a concise survey of disability history, exploring the concept of disability as it has been conceived from the late 19th...


Why No Confederate Statues in Mexico

by Ishmael Reed Baraka Books (October 23, 2019)

The Civil War divides the United States. Millions, including the president, wish to maintain monuments to generals like Robert E. Lee. Referred to as "Knights" in Gone with the Wind," some generals earned their...


Exile Blues

by Gary Freeman Baraka Books (October 23, 2019)

When Preston Downs, Jr., aka Prez, slides down the emergency chute onto the frozen tarmac at the Montreal airport, little does he know that never would he return home to Washington D.C. or to his adopted city,...


The Politics of Restorative Justice

by Andrew Woolford Fernwood Publishing (May 27, 2020)

This book invites the reader to reconsider restorative justice and its politics. Through an examination of restorative themes, theories and practices, three distinct ways in which politics affect restorative...


Becoming an Ally, 3rd Edition

by Anne Bishop Fernwood Publishing (May 27, 2020)

Becoming an Ally is a book for men who want to end sexism, white people who want to end racism, straight people who want to end heterosexism, able-bodied people who want to end ableism -- for all people who...


Research for Social Justice

by Adje van de Sande & Karen Schwartz Fernwood Publishing (May 27, 2020)

Most social work research texts are written from an empiricist and positivist perspective, emphasizing the scientific method and the value of objectivity in research. While acknowledging that certain aspects...


Building a Better World, 3rd Edition

by Stephanie Ross, Larry Savage, Errol Black & Jim Silver Fernwood Publishing (May 27, 2020)

This third edition of Building a Better World offers a comprehensive introductory overview of Canada's labour movement. The book includes an analysis of why workers form unions; assesses their organization and...


Research Is Ceremony

by Shawn Wilson Fernwood Publishing (May 27, 2020)

Indigenous researchers are knowledge seekers who work to progress Indigenous ways of being, knowing and doing in a modern and constantly evolving context. This book describes a research paradigm shared by Indigenous...


Accounting for Genocide

by Dean Neu & Richard Therrien Fernwood Publishing (May 27, 2020)

Accounting for Genocide is an original and controversial book that retells the history of the subjugation and ongoing economic marginalization of Canada’s Indigenous peoples. Its authors demonstrate the ways...


Locating Law, 3rd Edition

by Elizabeth Comack Fernwood Publishing (May 27, 2020)

Praise for the second edition: “This book is the best available for teaching the role of law in society and making sense of how it operates within the (inter)connections of race, class and gender dynamics...


Kaandossiwin

by Kathleen E. Absolon (Minogiizhigokwe) Fernwood Publishing (May 21, 2020)

Indigenous methodologies have been silenced and obscured by the Western scientific means of knowledge production. In a challenge to this colonialist rejection of Indigenous knowledge, Anishinaabe researcher...


Security, With Care

by Elizabeth M. Elliott Fernwood Publishing (May 21, 2020)

“I learned that the problems were much deeper than a flawed criminal justice system, and that our work needed to begin in our relationships with each other and the natural world, and most importantly, with...


Restless Ideas

by Tony Simmons Fernwood Publishing (May 21, 2020)

How do we make sense of the rise of political strongmen like Trump and Erdo?an, or the increase in hate crimes and terrorism? How can we understand Brexit and xenophobic, anti-immigrant sentiments and policies?...


Wicihitowin

by Gord Bruyere (Amawaajibitang), Michael Anthony Hart (Kaskitémahikan) & Raven Sinclair (Ótiskewápíwskew) Fernwood Publishing (May 06, 2020)

Wícihitowin is the first Canadian social work book written by First Nations, Inuit and Métis authors who are educators at schools of social work across Canada. The book begins by presenting foundational theoretical...


Power and Resistance

by Wayne Antony, Jessica Antony & Les Samuelson Fernwood Publishing (May 06, 2020)

How do we make sense of the social problems that continue to plague Canadian society? Our understanding of issues such as poverty, racism, violence, homophobia, crime and pollution stems from our view of how...


Missing Women, Missing News

by David Hugill Fernwood Publishing (May 06, 2020)

Missing Women, Missing News examines newspaper coverage of the arrest and trial of Robert Pickton, the man charged with murdering 26 street-level sex workers from Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside. It demonstrates...


Decompartmentalisation of knowledge: interdisciplinary essays on language and literature

by Carlous Muluh Nkwetisama & Gilbert Tarka Fai Editions L'Harmattan (April 15, 2016)

Decompartmentalisation of knowledge : interdisciplinary essays on language and literature is a collection of works of cross-curricular language and literature researchers who consciously deploy efforts to simultaneously...


This is Toraja

by Paulus Palimbong Editions L'Harmattan (June 15, 2016)

This book is the result of direct observation of the author born in Toraja, South Sulawesi, Indonesia. It provides a short description of many aspects of Toraja geography, government system, religion, population,...


Basic concepts of ethics in the darsanas

by Paul Marnay Editions L'Harmattan (September 15, 2016)

The work of Paul Marnay is a very sophisticated work. It concerns hinduism and christianism. Paul Marnay in a thesis that he presented at Madras' university in 1978 on the the principal concepts in the different...


Reflections on a sustainable society

by Isabelle Richaud Editions L'Harmattan (April 01, 2017)

We are on the verge of a true crisis of civilisation : ecological disruption, chronic insatisfaction of the basic needs of a large part of humanity and degrading physical and mental health in industrialised...


This is just to say

by Collectif, Katalin Kállay G., Nóra D. Nagy & Elisabeth Walsh et al. Harmattan Hongrie (January 15, 2017)

Students majoring in English get acquainted with Williams' text in the course "introduction to Literary Studies". Some frequently asked questions are : "What makes it a poem ?" "Wouldn't anybody be able to write...


Learn to Read the Holy Qur'an in 7 Days

by Mahmoud Bensaid Bah Les ImpliquÉS (March 08, 2017)

If you are a student, an executive, a homemaker, or any busy person wanting to learn how to read the Qur'an, then this guidebook may just be what you need. You can use it to study by yourself or with an aid....


Media in third-wave democracies

by Edited by Péter Bajomi-Lázár Editions L'Harmattan (May 02, 2018)

The media and political systems of former communist countries in Central/Eastern Europe share a number of similarities with those in Southern Europe. According to Karol Jakubowicz, these similarities also include...


The King James Bible 1611-2011

by Fabiny Tibor & Sarah Toth Harmattan Hongrie (January 15, 2017)

The King James Bible has been a sacred and cultural icon of the English-speaking world since it was first published in 1611. The Kàroli Bible has played a similarly iconic role for Hungarians as the King James...


41 rules to be happy

by Babaly Kane Editions L'Harmattan (January 01, 2017)

Seeing that happiness is the goal towards which all men strive for, the author wrote this book to help the reader in treasuring the joyous of life and realizing his desires in entirety, to be fulfilled, to claw...


41 rules to be happy

by Babaly Kane Editions L'Harmattan (January 01, 2017)

Seeing that happiness is the goal towards which all men strive for, the author wrote this book to help the reader in treasuring the joyous of life and realizing his desires in entirety, to be fulfilled, to claw...