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Levelling the Lake

Transboundary Resource Management in the Lake of the Woods Watershed

It’s one thing to live in a watershed. We all do. It’s another to manage one, as Levelling the Lake compellingly demonstrates.

Awards

2020, Winner - Albert Corey Prize, Canadian Historical Association

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Delivering Policy

The Contested Politics of Assisted Reproductive Technologies in Canada

Delivering Policy explores how the tension between science and politics shaped the long and fraught path to Canada’s Assisted Human Reproduction Act.

Awards

2020, Short-listed - Donald Smiley Prize, Canadian Political Science Association

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Our Voices Must Be Heard

Women and the Vote in Ontario

Our Voices Must Be Heard examines the ideals and failings of Ontario’s suffrage history, its daring supporters and thunderous enemies, and its blind spots on matters of race and class.

Awards

2018, Winner - Alison Prentice Award for Best Book in Ontario Women's and Gender History, Ontario Historical Society

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Truth and Conviction

Donald Marshall Jr. and the Mi’kmaw Quest for Justice

A passionate account of how one man’s fight against racism and injustice transformed the criminal justice system and galvanized the Mi’kmaw Nation’s struggle for self-determination, forever changing the landscape of Indigenous rights in Canada and around the world.

Awards

2020, Winner - Atlantic Book Awards, Atlantic Book Awards and Festival

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Incorporating Culture

How Indigenous People Are Reshaping the Northwest Coast Art Industry

Incorporating Culture examines what happens when Indigenous people assert control over the commercialization of their art by instilling the market with their communities’ values.

Awards

2019, Short-listed - Basil Stuart-Stubbs Prize, UBC Library

2020, Commended - Council for Museum Anthropology Book Award, Council for Museum Anthropology

2019, Winner - K.D. Srivastava Prize for Excellence in Scholarly Publishing, UBC Press

2020, Short-listed - Society for Economic Anthropology Book Prize, Society for Economic Anthropology

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The Last Suffragist Standing

The Life and Times of Laura Marshall Jamieson

The Last Suffragist Standing is an unprecedented study of a pioneering Canadian suffragist and politician and an illuminating work on the history of feminism, socialism, internationalism, and activism in Canada.

Awards

2019, Short-listed - Lieutenant Governor’s Medal for Historical Writing, BC Historical Federation

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