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Resettling the Range

Animals, Ecologies, and Human Communities in British Columbia

This unconventional history looks at the resettlement of interior British Columbia from the perspective of campaigns to exterminate grasshoppers and wild horses, creatures considered by some to be pests.

Awards

2016, Winner - Basil Stuart-Stubbs Prize for Outstanding Scholarly Book on British Columbia, UBC Library

2016, Winner - KD Srivastava Award

2016, Short-listed - Roderick Haig-Brown Regional Prize, BC Book Prizes

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Nationhood Interrupted

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.

Awards

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

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Teaching Each Other

Nehinuw Concepts and Indigenous Pedagogies

Drawing on Nehinuw (Cree) educational concepts, this book provides a new theoretical and practical model for teaching Indigenous students.

Awards

2015, Short-listed - University of Saskatchewan President’s Office Non-Fiction Award, Saskatchewan Book Awards

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Staging Corruption

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.

Awards

2015, Long-listed - ICAS Book Prize, International Convention of Asia Scholars

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French Canadians, Furs, and Indigenous Women in the Making of the Pacific Northwest

This book describes how a long generation of founding French Canadians shaped the Pacific Northwest.

Awards

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

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Rebel Youth

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.

Awards

2015, Short-listed - The Sir John A. Macdonald Prize, Canadian Historical Association

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