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Paraphrase on Luke 1 to 10: Collected Works of Erasmus - Volume 47
By Desiderius Erasmus, Translated and Annotated by Jane E. Phillips
Paraphrase on Luke 1–10 contains the first half of Erasmus’s Paraphrase on Luke, the second half of which appeared in this series in 2003, and completes the set of translations of the Paraphrases into English.
China in the German Enlightenment
Edited by Bettina Brandt and Daniel Leonhard Purdy
China in the German Enlightenment examines the connections between eighteenth-century philosophy, German Orientalism, and the origins of modern race theory.
Backrooms and Beyond draws on interviews with ministers, senior public servants, and political advisers to offer the first detailed Canadian treatment of how that influence is gained and exercised in the policy making process.
Freedom and Indigenous Constitutionalism
By John Borrows
John Borrows uses Ojibwe law, stories, and principles to suggest alternative ways in which Indigenous peoples can work to enhance freedom.
In Living with War, Robert Teigrob examines how war is experienced and remembered on both sides of the 49th parallel.
The Ethics Rupture: Exploring Alternatives to Formal Research-Ethics Review
Edited by Will C. van den Hoonaard and Ann Hamilton
The Ethics Rupture is a landmark study of the problems caused by our current research-ethics system and the ways in which scholars are seeking solutions.
Practising Insight Mediation
By Cheryl A. Picard
A practical companion to the much-acclaimed Transforming Conflict through Insight, Practising Insight Mediation is a book about how insight mediators do their work and why they do it that way
Multicultural Cities: Toronto, New York, and Los Angeles
By Mohammad Abdul Qadeer
In Multicultural Cities, Mohammad Abdul Qadeer offers a tour of three of North America’s premier multicultural metropolises – Toronto, New York, and Los Angeles.
Print Culture Histories Beyond the Metropolis
Edited by James J. Connolly, Patrick Collier, Frank Felsenstein, Kenneth R. Hall, and Robert G. Hall
Print Culture Histories Beyond the Metropolis focuses attention to how the residents of smaller cities, provincial districts, rural settings, and colonial outposts have produced, disseminated, and read print materials.
Adaptive Education: An Inquiry-Based Institution
By Robert VanWynsberghe and Andrew C. Herman
Adaptive Education explains how schools and universities can incorporate research processes into their activities, institutionalize a policy of inquiry and experimentation, and make teaching an evidence-based profession.
Human Rights: Current Issues and Controversies
Edited by Gordon DiGiacomo
Written largely by Canadian scholars for Canadian readers, this overview of contemporary human rights concerns introduces the human rights instruments—provincial, national, and international—which protect Canadians.
Sociology and the Sacred: An Introduction to Philip Rieff's Theory of Culture
By Antonius Zondervan
Including material from personal interviews with Rieff that enabled Zondervan to clarify important aspects of his work, Sociology and the Sacred is an essential contribution to the understanding of contemporary culture’s maintenance of its ties to religion.
Using the sole surviving admissions book for Toledo, Spain’s Hospital de Santiago, Cristian Berco reconstructs the lives of men and women afflicted with the pox by tracing their experiences before, during, and after their hospitalization.
The Idea of a Moral Economy is the first modern edition and English translation of three questions disputed at the University of Paris in 1330 by the theologian Gerard of Siena.
Stragility: Excelling at Strategic Changes
By Ellen R. Auster and Lisa Hillenbrand
Building on a field-tested framework the authors have applied in Fortune 500 companies, small businesses, and social sector organizations, Stragility provides the tools for creating a thriving, high-energy organization that will excel at strategic change – again and again.
In The Judicial Role in a Diverse Federation, Robert Schertzer uses the example of the Supreme Court of Canada to examine how apex courts manage diversity and conflict in federal states.
Slow Professor: Challenging the Culture of Speed in the Academy
By Maggie Berg and Barbara Seeber
In The Slow Professor, Maggie Berg and Barbara K. Seeber discuss how adopting the principles of the Slow movement in academic life can counter the erosion of humanistic education.
Canadian Insurance Claim Directory 2016
By Gwen Peroni
Listed are more than 450 independent adjusting offices, insurance counsel, restoration services, and others involved in insurance-related industries.
Weaving Words and Binding Bodies presents the first comprehensive study of weaving and binding imagery through intertextual analysis and close readings of Beowulf, riddles, the poetry of Cynewulf, and other key texts.
Poyln: My Life within Jewish Life in Poland, Sketches and Images
By Yehiel Yeshaia Trunk, Piotr J. Wrobel, Robert M. Shapiro, and Anna Clarke
This is the first instalment of a multi-volume edition of Poyln, the first English translation to be published. Here begins a story of the beauty and pathos of the world of Polish Jewry, a world that was almost totally destroyed by the Nazis.
Negotiating Identities: Anglophones Teaching and Living in Quebec
By Diane Gérin-Lajoie
Diane Gérin-Lajoie uses survey data and the life stories of Anglophone teachers to illustrate the social practices which connect them with their linguistic, cultural, and professional identities.
By Carlo Goldoni, Edited by Gianluca Rizzo and Michael Hackett, with Brittany Asaro, Introduction by Michael Hackett, with an essay by Cesare de Michelis
Five Comedies collects a selection of Goldoni’s finest plays, annotated and translated into English: The New House, The Coffee House, and “The Holiday Trilogy.”
Unbound: Ukrainian Canadians Writing Home
Edited by Lisa Grekul and Lindy Ledohowski
Unbound is a book that should be on the shelves of Canadian literature fans and those interested in the study of ethnic, postcolonial, and diasporic literature.
Joinings: Compound Words in Old English Literature
By Jonathan Davis-Secord
The first comprehensive study of the use of compound words in Old English poetry, homilies, and philosophy, Joinings explores the effect of compounds on style, pace, clarity, and genre in Anglo-Saxon vernacular literature.
Imagining Care: Responsibility, Dependency, and Canadian Literature
By Amelia DeFalco
In a country that conceives of itself as a caring society, Imagining Care discusses texts which depict the ethical dilemmas that arise from our attempts to respond to the needs of others.
The chapters in this collection offer compelling and candid analyses of the realities of nonprofit funding in Western Canada.
Total Wars and the Making of Modern Ukraine, 1914-1954:
By George O. Liber
Liber’s book will transform our understanding of the entangled histories of Ukraine, the USSR, Germany, and East Central Europe in the twentieth century.
Who is the Historian?
By Nigel A. Raab
Today's students are questioning why they should take courses in the humanities and social sciences. Using a conversational voice, Raab provides an answer by explaining the role of the historian and what she or he does.
Learning Activism is designed to encourage a deeper engagement with the intellectual life of activists who organize for social, political, and ecological justice.
Public Anthropology: Engaging Social Issues in the Modern World
By Edward J. Hedican
This comprehensive but accessible book is both an interesting read and an excellent overview of public anthropology. In-depth case studies offer an opportunity to evaluate the pros and cons of engaging with public issues, while profiles of select anthropologists ensure the book is contemporary, but rooted in the history of the discipline.
Babylon Under Western Eyes: A Study of Allusion and Myth
By Andrew Scheil
Babylon Under Western Eyes examines the mythic legacy of ancient Babylon, the Near Eastern city which has served western culture as a metaphor for power, luxury, and exotic magnificence for more than two thousand years.
Privacy in the Age of Shakespeare
By Ronald Huebert
In Privacy in the Age of Shakespeare, Ronald Huebert challenges these assumptions by marshalling evidence that it was in Shakespeare’s time that the idea of privacy went from a marginal notion to a desirable quality.
Two Medieval Occitan Toll Registers from Tarascon
By William D. Paden
Two Medieval Toll Registers from Tarascon presents an edition, translation, and discussion of two vernacular toll registers from fourteenth and fifteenth-century Provence.
The Heart of Helambu is an evocative and touching account of Tom O’Neill's experiences undertaking ethnographic fieldwork in Kathmandu and the Helambu region of Nepal.
Reading as the Angels Read: Speculation and Politics in Dante's 'Banquet'
By Maria Luisa Ardizzone
In Reading as the Angels Read, Ardizzone reconstructs the cultural and socio-political background that provided the motivation for the Banquet and offers a bold new reading of this ambitious work.
Covering Canadian Crime: What Journalists Should Know and the Public Should Question
Edited by Chris Richardson and Romayne Smith Fullerton
Covering Canadian Crime offers a deep and detailed look at both the perennial issues in crime reporting and how changes in technology, business practices, and professional ethics are affecting today’s crime coverage.
The Rise and Fall of the Fine Art Print in Eighteenth-Century France
By W. McAllister Johnson
W. McAllister Johnson distills a lifetime of research into an essential study of this seminal phenomenon and chronicles the issues, decisions, and practicalities inherent in making copperplate engravings as articles of art and commerce.
A Century of Maritime Science: The St. Andrews Biological Station
Edited by Jennifer Hubbard, David Wildish, and Robert Stephenson
A Century of Maritime Science reviews the fisheries, environmental, oceanographic, and aquaculture research conducted over the last hundred years at St. Andrews from the perspective of the participating scientists.
Veiled Figures: Women, Modernity, and the Spectres of Orientalism
By Teresa Heffernan
In Veiled Figures, Teresa Heffernan explores how the clash of civilizations is perpetuated by the rhetoric of veiling and unveiling.
Obesity in Canada: Critical Perspectives
Edited by Jenny Ellison, Deborah McPhail, and Wendy Mitchinson
Obesity in Canada takes a broader, critical perspective of our supposed obesity epidemic
Click and Kin: Transnational Identity and Quick Media
Edited by May Friedman and Silvia Schultermandl
The essays in Click and Kin span the globe, examining transnational connections that touch in the United States, Canada, Mexico, India, Pakistan, and elsewhere.
Through an inventive and original engagement with Don Quixote and other Golden Age literature, Carolyn A. Nadeau explores the shifts in Spain’s cultural and gastronomic history.
Separate Beds: A History of Indian Hospitals in Canada, 1920s-1980s
By Maureen K. Lux
A disturbing look at the dark side of the liberal welfare state, Separate Beds reveals a history of racism and negligence in health care for Canada’s First Nations that should never be forgotten.
Abraham Joshua Heschel and the Sources of Wonder
By Michael Marmur
Abraham Joshua Heschel and the Sources of Wonder is the first book to demonstrate how Heschel’s political, intellectual, and spiritual commitments were embedded in his reading of Jewish tradition.
Mind, Body, Motion, Matter: Eighteenth-Century British and French Literary Perspectives
Edited by Mary Helen McMurran and Alison Conway
Mind, Body, Motion, Matter investigates the relationship between the eighteenth century’s two predominant approaches to the natural world in the works of leading British and French writers such as Daniel Defoe, William Hogarth, Laurence Sterne, the third Earl of Shaftesbury and Denis Diderot.
Catalytic Governance: Leading Change in the Information Age
By Patricia Meredith, Steven A. Rosell, and Ged R. Davis
Catalytic Governance presents a new governance model for managing transformational change based on engagement, dialogue, and collaborative decision making.
Glimpses of Oneida Life
By Karin Michelson, Norma Kennedy, and Mercy Doxtator
Glimpses of Oneida Life is a remarkable compilation of modern stories of community life at the Oneida Nation of the Thames Settlement and the surrounding area.
Doctors beyond Borders: The Transnational Migration of Physicians in the Twentieth Century
Edited by Laurence Monnais and David Wright
Doctors beyond Borders provides an essential historical perspective on the transnational migration of health care practitioners.
The Jesuits II: Cultures, Sciences, and the Arts, 1540-1773
Edited by John W. O’Malley, S.J., Gauvin Alexander Bailey, Steven J. Harris, and T. Frank Kennedy, S.J.
With contributions from distinguished scholars from a dozen different countries, The Jesuits II continues in the illustrious tradition of its predecessor to make an important contribution to religious memory.
Church and Society in Hungary and in the Hungarian Diaspora
By Nándor Dreisziger
In Church and Society in Hungary and in the Hungarian Diaspora, Nándor Dreisziger tells the story of Christianity in Hungary and the Hungarian diaspora from its earliest years until the present.
Manufacturing Phobias: The Political Production of Fear in Theory and Practice
Edited by Hisham Ramadan and Jeff Shantz
Manufacturing Phobias will be a clarion call for anyone concerned about the disturbing consequences of our culture of fear.
The Fate of Labour Socialism is a fundamental reexamination of the CCF and Canadian working-class politics in the 1930s, one that will help historians better understand Canada’s political, intellectual, and labour history.
In Kouchibouguac, Ronald Rudin tells the story of the park’s establishment, the resistance of its residents, and the memory of that experience.
Postcolonial Counterpoint: Orientalism, France, and the Maghreb
By Farid Laroussi
Postcolonial Counterpoint is a critical study of Orientalism and the state of Francophone and postcolonial studies, examined through the lens of the historical and cross-cultural relations between France and North Africa.
Celebrating Urban Community Life is a comprehensive guide to understanding and enhancing communal celebrations as a source of community capital.
In Husserl on Ethics and Intersubjectivity, Janet Donohoe offers a compelling look into Husserl’s shift from a "static" to a "genetic" approach in his analysis of consciousness.
Through the Lens of Anthropology: An Introduction to Human Evolution and Culture
By Robert J. Muckle and Laura Tubelle de Gonzalez
Through the Lens of Anthropology is a concise but comprehensive introductory textbook that uses the twin themes of food and sustainability to illustrate the connected nature of anthropology's four major subfields.
The Canadian Environment in Political Context
By Andrea Olive
The Canadian Environment in Political Context is an introduction to environmental politics designed to explain and explore how environmental policy is made inside the Canadian political arena.
Provinces: Canadian Provincial Politics, Third Edition
Edited by Christopher Dunn
Provinces is now established as the most comprehensive yet accessible exploration of Canadian provincial politics and government.
Big Worlds: Politics and Elections in the Canadian Provinces and Territories
Edited by Jared J. Wesley
Based on extensive data collection, Big Worlds examines Canada's ten provinces and three territories as distinct democratic "worlds."
Readings in Medieval History, Fifth Edition
Edited by Patrick J. Geary
Patrick J. Geary's highly acclaimed collection of source materials on the Western medieval world is well known for offering an excellent selection of substantial excerpts, or entire documents wherever possible, from the most widely studied historical texts.
Expanding the Gaze: Gender and the Politics of Surveillance
Edited by Emily van der Meulen and Robert Heynen
Expanding the Gaze is a collection of important new empirical and theoretical works that demonstrate the significance of the gendered dynamics of surveillance.
In The Growth of Minds and Cultures Vanderburg shows how the culture of a society underlies its science, technology, economy, social structure, political institutions, morality, religion, and art.
Growing Urban Economies: Innovation, Creativity, and Governance in Canadian City-Regions
Edited by David A. Wolfe and Meric S. Gertler
A rich and nuanced analysis of the interplay of social, political, and economic factors in thirteen Canadian city-regions, large and small, this collection integrates research focusing on innovation, creativity and talent-retention, and governance in order to understand the distinctive experience of each region.
Canada and the Third World: Overlapping Histories
Edited by Karen Dubinsky, Sean Mills, and Scott Rutherford
Canada and the Third World provides a long overdue introduction to Canada's historical relationship with the Third World.
Drawing on his long-term fieldwork, Barker offers a nuanced understanding of the ways in which the Maisin have been able to reject global commercial logging and remain true to their ancestral values, while still participating in wider social, political, and economic systems.
This lively and engaging ethnography, written and designed with students in mind, uses the experiences and perspectives of a set of long-time market vendors in San Lorenzo, a neighborhood in the historic center of Florence, Italy, to explore how cultural identities are formed in periods of profound economic and social change.
In The Colonial Problem, Lisa Monchalin challenges the myth of the "Indian problem" by arguing that the overrepresentation of Indigenous peoples in the Canadian criminal justice system is not an Indian problem, but a colonial one.
First World Petro-Politics: The Political Ecology and Governance of Alberta
Edited by Laurie E. Adkin
First World Petro-Politics examines the vital yet understudied case of a first world petro-state facing related social, ecological, and economic crises in the context of recent critical work on fossil capitalism.
A Culture of Rights: Law, Literature, and Canada
By Benjamin Authers
In A Culture of Rights, Benjamin Authers reads novels by authors including Joy Kogawa, Margaret Atwood, Timothy Findley, and Jeanette Armstrong alongside Canadian legal texts and constitutional rights cases.
Life Forms in the Thinking of the Long Eighteenth Century
Edited by Keith Michael Baker and Jenna M. Gibbs
Life Forms in the Thinking of the Long Eighteenth Century is a unique reappraisal of Enlightenment thought on nature, biology, and the organic world.
Economics in the Twenty-First Century: A Critical Perspective
By Robert Chernomas and Ian Hudson
An accessible summary of the latest debates in economics, Economics in the Twenty-First Century takes on what is missing from mainstream economics, why it matters, and how the discipline can better address the key concerns of our era.
The Regenerators, 2nd Edition: Social Criticism in Late Victorian English Canada
By Ramsay CookWith a New Introduction by Donald Wright
The Regenerators explores the nature of social criticism and its complex ties to the religious thinking of the day, showing how the path blazed by nineteenth-century religious liberals led not to the Kingdom of God on earth, but, ironically, to the secular city.
Craig examines and describes the local economy of the Madawaska Territory from its origins in the native fur trade, the growth of exportable wheat, the selling of food to new settlers, and of ton timbre to Britain.
Achieving Longevity: How Great Firms Prosper Through Entrepreneurial Thinking
By Jim Dewald Foreword by W. Brett Wilson
Achieving Longevity provides a framework for introducing the tools and culture necessary to foster entrepreneurial thinking within an organization, as well as advice on how to overcome common obstacles to corporate entrepreneurship.
O.D. Skelton: A Portrait of Canadian Ambition
By Norman Hillmer
O.D. Skelton is the definitive biography of the most influential public servant in Canada’s history, written by one the most prolific Canadian historians of international affairs and the editor of Skelton’s voluminous papers.
Roman Literary Cultures: Domestic Politics, Revolutionary Poetics, Civic Spectacle
Edited by Alison Keith and Jonathan Edmondson
Drawing on the historicizing turn in Latin literary scholarship, Roman Literary Cultures combines new critical methods with traditional analysis across four hundred years of Latin literature.
In Fields of Authority, Jack Lucas provides the first systematic exploration of local special purpose bodies in Ontario. Lucas uses a “policy fields” approach to explain how these local bodies in Ontario have developed from the nineteenth century to the present.
Franz Boas among the Inuit of Baffin Island, 1883-1884: Journals and Letters
By Ludger Muller-Wille and William Barr
In the summer of 1883, fledgling anthropologist Franz Boas spent a year among the Inuit of Cumberland Sound, Baffin Island. This book presents in English his letters and journal entries from the year that he spent among the Inuit.
The ultimate survival guide for medical students, interns, residents, and fellows, Staying Human during Residency Training provides time-tested advice and the latest information on every aspect of a resident’s life.
Building on recent Petrarch scholarship and broader studies of medieval poetics, poetic narrativity, and biblical intertextuality, Peterson conducts a rigorous examination of the Fragmenta’s poetic language.
In The Task of the Cleric, Simone Pinet considers the composition of the Libro de Alexandre in the context of cartography, political economy, and translation.
Shakespeare's Big Men: Tragedy and the Problem of Resentment
By Richard van Oort
Shakespeare’s Big Men examines five Shakespearean tragedies – Julius Caesar, Hamlet, Othello, Macbeth, and Coriolanus – through the lens of generative anthropology and the insights of its founder, Eric Gans.
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