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.
How We Talk About Canada
In Borderlands, W.H. New poetically and metaphorically considers the image of 'the border' in Canada and how it affects the way Canadians look at themselves and their society.
1998, Winner - Alcuin Citation for excellence in book design in Canada, Alcuin Society
2000, Winner - Bronze Medal, Leipzig International Book Art Competition for best designed book
Wilderness Politics in British Columbia
A comprehensive account of the rise of the wilderness movement in British Columbia examines the forest industry's political strategies, and analyzes the inner workings of the policy process.
1998, Short-listed - Donner Prize, Donner Foundation
Memory, Meaning, and the First World War
This book examines Canada’s collective memory of the First World War through the 1920s and 1930s. It is a cultural history, considering art, music, and literature.
1998, Winner - Charles P. Stacey Award
1997, Winner - Dafoe Book Prize, J.W. Dafoe Foundation
2000, Commended - Francois-Xavier Garneau Prize, Canadian Historical Association
1997, Short-listed - Lionel Gelber Prize, Munk Centre for International Studies (Trinity College)
1998, Winner - Sir John A. Macdonald Prize, Canadian Historical Association
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