UBC Press is proud to publish outstanding scholarly works by some of the world’s preeminent scholars. We congratulate our authors and volume editors who have been recognized with awards and citations.
Nehinuw Concepts and Indigenous Pedagogies
Drawing on Nehinuw (Cree) educational concepts, this book provides a new theoretical and practical model for teaching Indigenous students.
2015, Short-listed - University of Saskatchewan President’s Office Non-Fiction Award, Saskatchewan Book Awards
Revitalizing nêhiyaw Legal Systems
Co-founder of the international movement Idle No More, Sylvia McAdam shares nêhiyaw (Cree) laws so that future generations may understand and live by them, revitalizing Indigenous nationhood.
2016, Winner - Aboriginal Peoples’ Publishing Award, Saskatchewan Book Awards
2016, Short-listed - Non-Fiction Award, Saskatchewan Book Awards
2016, Winner - Rasmussen, Rasmussen and Charowsky Aboriginal Peoples’ Writing Award, Saskatchewan Book Awards
2016, Winner - Regina Public Library Aboriginal Peoples’ Publishing Award, Saskatchewan Book Awards
2016, Short-listed - University of Saskatchewan Non-Fiction Award, Saskatchewan Book Awards
Chinese Television and Politics
A study of the television dramas about government corruption that became hugely popular in the mid-1990s and their reflection of China’s post-Socialist anxieties.
2015, Long-listed - ICAS Book Prize, International Convention of Asia Scholars
This book describes how a long generation of founding French Canadians shaped the Pacific Northwest.
2015, Winner - Basil Stuart-Stubbs Prize for Outstanding Scholarly Book on British Columbia, UBC Library
2015, Winner - K. D. Srivastava Prize, UBC Press
2015, Winner - The Sir John A. Macdonald Prize, Canadian Historical Association
A History of Changing Ideas
A remarkable volume that makes accessible for the first time and in one place a broad selection of more than 250 years of writing on Northwest Coast Native art.
2015, Winner - Canada Prize in the Humanities, Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences
2015, Winner - Jeanne Clarke Award for Publication, Prince George Public Library
2014, Winner - Melva J. Dwyer Award, Art Libraries Society of North America, Canada
1960s Labour Unrest, Young Workers, and New Leftists in English Canada
Rebel Youth draws important connections between the stories of young workers and the youth movement in Canada, claiming a central place for labour and class in the legacy of the 1960s.
2015, Short-listed - The Sir John A. Macdonald Prize, Canadian Historical Association
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