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.
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 - Sir John A. Macdonald Prize, Canadian Historical Association
1997, Short-listed - Lionel Gelber Prize, Munk Centre for International Studies (Trinity College)
1998, Winner - Charles P. Stacey Award
1997, Winner - Dafoe Book Prize, J.W. Dafoe Foundation
2000, Commended - Francois-Xavier Garneau Prize, Canadian Historical Association
Aboriginal Health and Healing in British Columbia, 1900-50
This detailed but highly readable ethnohistory shows how a pluralistic medical system evolved among Canada’s most populous Aboriginal population.
1999, Winner - Sir John A. Macdonald Prize, Canadian Historical Association
1999, Winner - Clio Award (British Columbia), Canadian Historical Association
2000, Winner - Outstanding Academic Title, Choice Magazine
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