Women's Studies

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Ours by Every Law of Right and Justice

Women and the Vote in the Prairie Provinces

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This long-overdue account of the suffrage campaigns in the first region to grant women the vote in Canada shatters cherished myths about how the West was won.

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A Pioneer Gentlewoman in British Columbia

The Recollections of Susan Allison

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The Struggle for Social Justice in British Columbia

Helena Gutteridge, the Unknown Reformer

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Natural Women, Cultured Men

A Feminist Perspective on Sociological Theory

UBC Press

This book examines the work of the classical social theorists -- Durkheim, Weber, Marx, Engels and Freud -- from a feminist perspective.

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The Domestic Assault of Women

Psychological and Criminal Justice Perspectives

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Argues that only by understanding the psychology of both the aggressors and the victims of wife assault can we generate informed social and criminal justice policy.

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A Heart at Leisure from Itself

Caroline Macdonald of Japan

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This book throws light on Japanese-Canadian relations in the first few decades of this century.

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