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Universitas Press is a Montreal-based independent academic press, peer-reviewed, founded in 2014. Committed to publishing relevant work of academics and independent researchers in the field of humanities and social sciences, as well as to publishing books for the classroom, UP is dedicated to bringing students, instructors and researchers the best editorial and academic output. With books addressing well-identified readers, the press’s main aim is to publish books that make sense of the world. In all disciplines, thematic volumes and monographs aim at introducing new concepts and trends that challenge pre-conceived and outdated narratives. In the literary field, editions of classics, either student editions, scholarly or critical editions, and anthologies cater to today’s students by presenting material in an engaging, politically correct and culturally sensitive way.

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The Canadian Precariat

Part-Time Faculty and the Higher-Education System

Edited by Ann Gagné

Common Sense in the Second Amendment

Eighteenth-Century English and the U.S. Bill of Rights

Journey to the Center of the Mind

Health and Happiness through the Eyes of a World-Renowned Neurosurgeon

Amidst the personal reminiscences of a world-renowned neurosurgeon and professor lie the knowledge and wisdom of a happy and fulfilling life, something we look for ourselves.

The Female Precariat

Gender and Contingency in the Professional Work Force

An insightful volume that addresses gender disparities in pay, professional support, and job security in both the higher education work force and the work force in the newer digital economy.

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