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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 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...


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...


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...


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,...


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,...


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...


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...


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...


Leaving a Legacy

by Kaat Peeters & Omar Mohout Die Keure Publishing (June 29, 2020)

People want to change things, improve the world. Our mind cannot live without meaning. Just like the body asks for food. We all know that we have the leverage to make things happen. It's important to know what...


Improve your skills with Google Sheets

by Lentzner Remylent (June 25, 2020)

Welcome to Google Sheets, your free worksheet on line. This book outlines useful possibilities if you want to work with this application. As with any spreadsheet, you can achieve simple or more complex calculations...


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...


THE BOY WHO DREAMED OF FLYING IN A CADILLAC

by Alice Quinn Quinn Alice (June 10, 2020)

A feel-good cosy mystery novel: Alice Quinn, author of "Queen of the Trailer Park", best digital sale in 2013 in France, gives us this sweet heart-warming crime story. With his father unknown and his mother...


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?...


Magazine : Paul Stanley and about KISS

by Nelia Starchild Starchild Nelia (May 09, 2020)

This Book Talk about Paul Stanley and on KISS BAND - Sucsess - Biography - KISS Meets the phantom of the park


State union 2020

by Pascale Joannin Marie B (May 09, 2020)

The Schuman Report 2020 on the State of the Union offers a complete panorama of the European Union.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Pascale Joannin is managing director of the Schuman Fondation.


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...


Between the lines

by Charles, Alsacien-Lo Charles, Alsacien-Lo (April 25, 2020)

In 1871, Germany annexed the French eastern provinces of Alsace and Lorraine. Though it conquered their territory, Germany failed in winning over the hearts and minds of many of their people. In December 1917,...


NOlympians

by Jules Boykoff Fernwood Publishing (April 08, 2020)

NOlympians: Inside the Fight Against Capitalist Mega-Sports in Los Angeles, Tokyo and Beyond investigates the intersection of the global rise of anti-Olympics activism and the declining popularity of hosting...


Challenging the Right, Augmenting the Left

by Robert Latham, A. T. Kingsmith, Julian von Bargen & Niko Block Fernwood Publishing (April 08, 2020)

What does the future hold for the left? How does the left adapt to, and prepare for, the crises of our time? In moments of crisis it is always important to rethink longstanding assumptions, jettison wishful...


Celeste's paintbrush

by Ginette Lareault, Héloïse-Thanh Cyr & Laurence Dechassey Éditions Caramello (March 31, 2020)

A young female fox called Celeste has a talent for painting. She has a precious paintbrush. Unfortunately, she can't find it. Even though she is cunning, she needs help. She trusts her parents and hopes that...


Innovate. Collaborate. Grow!

by David Dessers Die Keure Publishing (March 04, 2020)

The past ten years are characterized by a strong growth in entrepreneurship and the accelerated creation of new businesses offering innovative products and services.

The focus of this book is on startups and scaleups intending...


The Voyage of Ayrus

by Martin Moisan Éditions Dakyil (February 27, 2020)

The Voyage of Ayrus is a philosophical tale for everyone. It tells the story of a young man who pursues an initiation quest in order to uncover the secrets of the elixir of life and pill of immortality. During...


The United States Of West Africa - USOWA

by Emmanuel Ngombet ‘Ditunga Otsaro’ Diasporas noires (February 25, 2020)

Before it's too late, a citizen's initiative supported by the Civil Society may lead to the SYMBOLIC constitution of an embryo of African federal state : United States Of West Africa - USOWA / Les États-Unis...


This Train Is Being Held

by Ismée Williams Amulet Books (February 10, 2020)

“A nuanced and tenderly pitched story.” –Elizabeth Acevedo, National Book Award winner and New York Times bestselling author

  

“Ismée Williams has created an engaging urban romance that tackles difficult...


Jules Quatrenoix’s extraordinary adventures - Book 1

by Tatiana Deschamps Publishroom (January 21, 2020)

As a young boy moves to a whole new place with his mother, he discovers that there are many mysteries in this town. Each answer leads him closer to a mission he will need help for.

Twelve-year-old Jules Quatrenoix...