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The Halifax Explosion and the Royal Canadian Navy

Inquiry and Intrigue

Awards

2002, Short-listed - Dartmouth Non-Fiction Book Award, Atlantic Writing Awards

2003, Winner - John Lyman Book Award, North American Society for Oceanic History

2003, Short-listed - Keith Matthews Prize, Canadian Nautical Research Society

2002, Short-listed - Margaret and John Savage First Book Award, Atlantic Writing Awards

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A Trading Nation

Canadian Trade Policy from Colonialism to Globalization

This brilliantly crafted overview and analysis of the historical foundations of modern Canadian trade policy is the first survey to address the history of Canadian commercial policy in over fifty years.

Awards

2003, Short-listed - Dafoe Book Prize, J.W. Dafoe Foundation

2003, Short-listed - Donald Smiley Book Prize, Canadian Political Science Association

2002, Short-listed - Donner Prize, Donner Foundation

2003, Short-listed - Doug Purvis Memorial Prize, Canadian Economics Association

2002, Winner - Outstanding Academic Title, Choice Magazine

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The Cost of Climate Policy

We all want to reduce the risks of global warming, but how much will this cost? What will it mean on a personal, business, or community level? What policy responses should we expect from our governments?

Awards

2002, Short-listed - Donner Prize, Donner Foundation

2003, Short-listed - Doug Pervis Memorial Prize, Canadian Economics Association

2002, Winner - Outstanding Contribution to Public Policy, Government of Canada, Policy Research Initiative

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Preserving What Is Valued

Museums, Conservation, and First Nations

What are the “right ways” to preserve heritage? Are the aims and purposes of museums necessarily at odds with those of First Nations? This thoughtful book explores the concept of museum conservation in light of cultural repatriation issues, and helps readers understand the complex relationship between museums and Aboriginal peoples.

Awards

2002, Winner - Outstanding Achievement Award, Conservation Category, Canadian Museums Association

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Gendering Government

Feminist Engagement with the State in Australia and Canada

This comparative study examines feminist engagement with a broad range of political institutions in Australia and Canada.

Awards

2004, Winner - Outstanding Academic Title, Choice Magazine

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Anatomy of a Conflict

Identity, Knowledge, and Emotion in Old-Growth Forests

Explores the cultural aspects of the fierce dispute between activist loggers and environmentalists over the fate of Oregon’s temperate rain forest.

Awards

2002, Winner - K.D. Srivastava Award, UBC Press

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