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The Chinese in Vancouver, 1945-80

The Pursuit of Identity and Power

Wing Chung Ng captures the fascinating story of the city's Chinese in their search for identity.

Awards

2000, Short-listed - Vancouver Book Award, City of Vancouver

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Cis dideen kat - When the Plumes Rise

The Way of the Lake Babine Nation

This book, the first to be written about the Lake Babine Nation in north-central British Columbia, examines its traditional legal order, self-identity, and their involvement in current treaty negotiations.

Awards

2002, Short-listed - Harold Adams Innis Prize, Canadian Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences

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Cycling into Saigon

The Conservative Transition in Ontario

The essence of democracy is the peaceful and legitimate transfer of government. In 1995 in Ontario, the omens for a successful transition weren’t promising …

Awards

2001, Short-listed - Donner Prize, Donner Foundation

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Heavy Traffic

Deregulation, Trade, and Transformation in North American Trucking

Examines the way in which the regulatory reform of American and Canadian trucking, coupled with free trade, has internationalized this $1.4-billion-a-day industry.

Awards

2001, Short-listed - Donner Prize, Donner Foundation

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Driven Apart

Women's Employment Equality and Child Care in Canadian Public Policy

Awards

2002, Winner - CWSA Book Prize, Canadian Women's Studies Association

2002, Winner - Outstanding Academic Title, Choice Magazine

2002, Winner - Pierre Savard Prize, International Council for Canadian Studies

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Birds of British Columbia, Volume 4

Wood Warblers through Old World Sparrows

The culmination of more than 25 years of effort, this much-awaited final volume of The Birds of British Columbia completes what some have called one of the most important regional ornithological works in North America.

Awards

2002, Short-listed - BC Book Prize, Roderick Haig-Brown Regional, Province of British Columbia

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