Awards

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Masculinities without Men?

Female Masculinity in Twentieth-Century Fictions

This work explores how the construction of gender was thrown into crisis during the twentieth century, opening a permanent rupture in the gender system, destabilizing masculinity as an unstable category.

Awards

2004, Winner - Outstanding Academic Title, Choice Magazine

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Misplaced Distrust

Policy Networks and the Environment in France, the United States, and Canada

A timely comparative study of state-network interactions in agro-environmental policy-making in the US, Canada, and France.

Awards

2004, Short-listed - Donner Prize, Donner Foundation

2006, Winner - Lynton Keith Caldwell Prize, American Political Science STEP Award

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The Vancouver Achievement

Urban Planning and Design

This first comprehensive account of contemporary planning and urban design practice in any Canadian city examines the development of Vancouver's unique approach to zoning, planning, and urban design from its inception in the early 1970s to the present day.

Awards

2004, Commended - Vancouver Book Award, City of Vancouver

1994, Commended - Vancouver Heitage Award, City of Vancouver

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Taking Stands

Gender and the Sustainability of Rural Communities

Goes beyond the dichotomies of “pro” and “anti” environmentalism to tell the stories of the women who seek to maintain resource use in rural places.

Awards

2004, Winner - K.D. Srivastava Award, UBC Press

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Obedient Autonomy

Chinese Intellectuals and the Achievement of Orderly Life

This anthropological study of Chinese archaeologists shows how the discipline works within a Chinese social structure, and uncovers the complex underpinnings of that context.

Awards

2004, Winner - K.D. Srivastava Award, UBC Press

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Feminist Activism in the Supreme Court

Legal Mobilization and the Women's Legal Education and Action Fund

A cogent analysis of legal mobilization as a strategy for social and activist movements.

Awards

2005, Winner - Book Prize, Canadian Law Society Association

2004, Short-listed - Donner Prize, Donner Foundation

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