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Dispersed but Not Destroyed

A History of the Seventeenth-Century Wendat People

Through the prisms of leadership, women, and power, this book traces the Wendat diaspora beyond a discourse of destruction and into a new world of rejuvenation and hope.


2014, Short-listed - Aboriginal History Prize, Canadian Historical Association

2013, Winner - CSN-REC Book Prize, Canadian Studies Network – Réseau d’études canadiennes

2014, Winner - John A. Ewers Award, Western History Association

2014, Short-listed - Sir John A. Macdonald Prize, Canadian Historical Association

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Breathing Life into the Stone Fort Treaty

An Anishnabe Understanding of Treaty One

By Aimée Craft; Foreword by John Burrows

A comprehensive evaluation of how negotiations for Treaty One were shaped by Aboriginal Anishinabe laws


2014, Winner - Eileen McTavish Sykes Award for Best First Book, Manitoba Book Awards

2014, Winner - Margaret McWilliams Scholarly Book Award, Manitoba Historical Society

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Parties, Elections, and the Future of Canadian Politics

The first comprehensive account in decades of major party system change in Canada.


, Commended - The Hill Times List of Top 100 Best Books for 2013

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Where Happiness Dwells

A History of the Dane-zaa First Nations

This innovative blend of oral history and anthropological commentary documents how the Dane-zaa survived and flourished for millennia in northern BC.


2014, Commended - Aboriginal History Prize, Canadian Historical Association

2014, Winner - K.D. Srivastava Prize, UBC Press

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Unjust by Design

Canada’s Administrative Justice System

This book describes a Canadian administrative justice system in transcendent need of fundamental structural reform and provides a detailed blueprint for change.


2014, Short-listed - 2013/2014 Donner Prize, The Donner Foundation

, Commended - The Hill Times List of Top 100 Best Books for 2013

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Glorify the Empire

Japanese Avant-Garde Propaganda in Manchukuo

An investigation into the intersection of Japanese imperialist politics and left-wing, avant-garde arts and culture in 1930s and ’40s Manchukuo.


2014, Winner - Southeast Conference of the Association for Asian Studies Book Prize

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