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Athabasca University Press (AU Press) is the centre of scholarly publishing expertise for Athabasca University, Canada’s Open University. It is the first scholarly press to be established by a Canadian university in the twenty-first century. AU Press is dedicated to the dissemination of knowledge and research through open access digital journals and monographs, as well as through new electronic media. AU Press will offer its imprint only to scholarship of the highest quality, as determined through peer review.

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Fish Wars and Trout Travesties

Saving Southern Alberta's Coldwater Streams in the 1920s

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Lookout Cave

The Archaeology of Perishable Remains on the Northern Plains

Athabasca University Press

This fully illustrated volume sheds new light on Plains culture and the centuries old use of the well-hidden space at Lookout Cave.

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Amma’s Daughters

A Memoir

Athabasca University Press
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Defying Expectations

The Case of UFCW Local 401

Athabasca University Press

In this study of UFCW 401, Foster investigates a union that has had remarkable success organizing a group of workers that North American unions often struggle to reach: immigrants, women, and youth.

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Public Deliberation on Climate Change

Lessons from Alberta Climate Dialogue

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Sharing Breath

Embodied Learning and Decolonization

Athabasca University Press
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Under Siege

The Independent Labour Party in Interwar Britain

Edited by Ian Bullock
Athabasca University Press
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Under the Nakba Tree

Athabasca University Press
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Small Cities, Big Issues

Reconceiving Community in Neoliberal Era

Athabasca University Press

If local governments accept a social agenda as part of its responsibilities, the contributors to Small Cities, Big Issues believe that small cities can succeed in reconceiving community based on the ideals of acceptance, accommodation, and inclusion.

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An Ethnohistorian in Rupert’s Land

Unfinished Conversations

Athabasca University Press

These essays Jennifer Brown’s investigations into the surprising range of interactions among Indigenous people and newcomers as they met or observed one another from a distance, and as they competed, compromised, and rejected or adapted to change.

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