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.
Colonialism, Resistance, and Reserves in British Columbia
It presents the most comprehensive account available of perhaps the most critical mapping of space ever undertaken in BC – the drawing of the lines that separated the tiny plots of land reserved for Native people from the rest.
2003, Winner - Sir John A. Macdonald Prize, Canadian Historical Association
2003, Winner - Clio Award (British Columbia), Canadian Historical Association
2002, Short-listed - Hubert Evans Non-Fiction Book Prize, British Columbia Book Awards
2003, Winner - Massey Medal, Royal Canadian Geographical Society
The Changing Missions of Three Professional Women in Asia and Africa, 1902-69
Explores how professionalism, religion, and feminism came together to enable missionary women to become the colleagues and mentors of Western and non-Western men.
2003, Short-listed - Sir John A. Macdonald Prize, Canadian Historical Association
The Intersection of Class, Gender, Parenthood, and the Law
This fascinating analysis of the controversial Symes case of the 1990s examines how class and gender interests clashed over the tax treatment of childcare.
2004, Winner - Harold Adams Innis Prize, Canadian Federation for the Humanities and Social Science
Teleworking in the Neighbourhood
Borrowing from the experience of cooperative artists' studios, business incubators, and the corner copy shop, this book explains why office infrastructure can be important for productivity as well as the quality of work life.
2003, Winner - Diana C. Donald Award, American Planning Association, Planning and Women Division
Rethinking Canadian Environmental Law and Policy
This award-winning book comprehensively assesses of the strengths and weaknesses of Canadian environmental law.
2004, Short-listed - Donald Smiley Book Prize, Canadian Political Science Association
2005, Short-listed - Walter Owen Book Prize, Foundation for Legal Research
2004, Winner - Book of the Year (Environment), Canadian Geographic Magazine
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