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Big Tent Politics

The Liberal Party of Canada dominated Canadian Politics for 100 years. What made the Liberals so successful? What problems does the party face today in trying to re-establish itself as the "natural-governing" party?

Big Tent Politics
The Liberal Party's Long Mastery of Canada's Public Life

By R. Kenneth Carty

Cleaner, Greener, Healthier

The cost of ignoring the health consequences of air pollution, contaminants in our food and water, and other environmental hazards is more than $100 billion annually in Canada. Boyd prescribes legal and policy remedies that would result in extensive economic, environmental, and health benefits.

Cleaner, Greener, Healthier

A Prescription for Stronger Canadian Environmental Laws and Policies

By David R. Boyd

From Treaty Peoples to Treaty Nation

Moving boldly past ongoing debates about Aboriginal "issues," the authors offer practical steps we must take to enable equal opportunities for First Nations, Metis, and Inuit peoples, and a better future for all Canadians.

From Treaty Peoples to Treaty Nation
A Road Map for All Canadians

By Greg Poelzer and Ken S. Coates

Canadian Democracy from the Ground Up

This landmark book is an essential read for anyone that would like to learn how to build a better democracy - one that meets the expectations of the Canadian public.

Canadian Democracy from the Ground Up
Perceptions and Performance

Edited by Elisabeth Gidengil and Heather Bastedo

Reviving Social Democracy

How did the NDP defeat near death in 1993 to then become the official opposition? It now faces a range of challenges to keep its electoral advantage over the Liberals. What can their tactics for success in the last election tell us about their prospects for the next?

Reviving Social Democracy
The Near Death and Surprising Rise of the Federal NDP

Edited by David Laycock and Lynda Erickson

Parties, Elections, and the Future of Canadian Politics

The election results of 1993, 2004, and 2011 significantly changed Canadian party politics. How did these elections, and other political shifts over the last two decades, alter the way voters view parties and elections today?

Parties, Elections, and the Future of Canadian Politics

Edited by Amanda Bittner and Royce Koop

Citizens Adrift
Gendered News
Political Marketing in Canada
Political Communication in Canada
Fighting for Votes
Inequality and the Fading of Redistributive Politics
Points of Entry
Immigration Canada
Unsettled Balance
Comparing Canada
The Strategic Constitution
Governing from the Bench
Queer Mobilitzations
Protest and Politics
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Canadian Election Analysis 2015

Canadian Election Analysis 2015
Communication, Strategy, and Democracy

Edited by Alex Marland and Thierry Giasson

Coming November 9th

Canadian Election Analysis 2015


NEW Spring 2016 Catalogue

Spring 2016
TRADE Catalogue

UBC Press Spring 2016 Trade Catalogue


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2015 Politics Catalogue

UBC Press Politics Catalogue

2015 Gender & Sexuality Studies Catalogue

UBC Press Gender & Sexuality Studies Catalogue

2015 Environmental Studies Catalogue

UBC Press Environmental Studies Catalogue

2015 Planning & Urban Studies Catalogue

UBC Press Planning & Urban Studies Catalogue


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