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.
Immigration and the Politics of Membership in Canada and Germany
This book demonstrates how global human rights norms intersected with domestic political identities and institutions to transform Canada and Germany into diverse multicultural societies in the second half of the twentieth century.
2013, Short-listed - Donald Smiley Prize, Canadian Political Science Association
2014, Short-listed - Prize in Comparative Politics, Canadian Political Science Association
The Regulation of Public Drinking in Post-Prohibition Ontario, 1927-44
A fascinating history that challenges common assumptions of how the Ontario government attempted to regulate licensed public drinking after the repeal of prohibition.
2013, Winner - Best Health and Drinks Book (World), Gourmand World Cookbook Awards
2013, Winner - CLIO Prize for Ontario, Canadian Historical Association
2013, Winner - Gourmand Best Health and Drinks Book (Canada - English), Gourmand World Cookbook Awards
Countering the Centre
This book examines the rules and conduct of Private Members’ Business to assess the crucial role of MPs in representing citizens and affecting policy decisions.
, Commended - The Hill Times List of Top 100 Best Books for 2012
, Commended - The Hill Times List of Top 100 Best Books for 2013
The Failure of Canada’s Cold War Civil Defence
Give Me Shelter is a revealing examination of Canada’s efforts to prepare its citizens to face nuclear war, from 1945-63.
2012, Winner - C.P. Stacey Prize, Canadian Historical Committee for the History of the Second World War and for Military History
2012, Commended - The Hill Times List of Top 100 Best Books for 2012
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