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A Reference Grammar of the Onondaga Language
A Reference Grammar of the Onondaga Language
Hanni Woodbury

In this text-based approach to the study of the Onondaga language, Hanni Woodbury provides detailed and careful explanations of the phonological and grammatical processes of a highly endangered language.

Available Mar 2018
Seeking Equality: The Political Economy of the Common Good in the United States and Canada
Seeking Equality: The Political Economy of the Common Good in the United States and Canada
By John Harles
In Seeking Equality, John Harles considers the factors accounting for these cross-border differences.
Available Oct 2017
Conflict and Compromise: Post-Confederation Canada
Conflict and Compromise: Post-Confederation Canada
By Raymond B. Blake, Jeffrey Keshen, Norman J. Knowles, and Barbara J. Messamore
Driven by its strong narrative, Conflict and Compromise presents Canadian history chronologically, allowing a better understanding of the interrelationships between events.
Published May 2017
Conflict and Compromise: Pre-Confederation Canada
Conflict and Compromise: Pre-Confederation Canada
By Raymond B. Blake, Jeffrey Keshen, Norman J. Knowles, and Barbara J. Messamore

Driven by its strong narrative, Conflict and Compromise presents Canadian history chronologically, allowing a better understanding of the interrelationships between events.

Published May 2017
Borderline Canadianness: Border Crossings and Everyday Nationalism in Niagara
Borderline Canadianness: Border Crossings and Everyday Nationalism in Niagara
By Jane Helleiner

Borderline Canadianness offers a unique ethnographic approach to Canadian border life. The accounts of local residents, taken from interviews and press reports in Ontario’s Niagara region, demonstrate how borders and everyday nationalism are articulated in complex ways.

Published Jun 2016
Living with War: Twentieth-Century Conflict in Canadian and American History and Memory
Living with War: Twentieth-Century Conflict in Canadian and American History and Memory
By Robert Teigrob

In Living with War, Robert Teigrob examines how war is experienced and remembered on both sides of the 49th parallel.

Published Mar 2016
Big Worlds: Politics and Elections in the Canadian Provinces and Territories
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."

Published Dec 2015
Provinces: Canadian Provincial Politics, Third Edition
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.
Published Nov 2015
Death in the Peaceable Kingdom: Canadian History since 1867 through Murder, Execution, Assassination, and Suicide
Death in the Peaceable Kingdom: Canadian History since 1867 through Murder, Execution, Assassination, and Suicide
By Dimitry Anastakis
Death in the Peaceable Kingdom is an intelligent, innovative response to the incorrect assumption that Canadian history is dry and uninspiring.
Published May 2015
Rock'n America: A Social and Cultural History
Rock'n America: A Social and Cultural History
By Deena Weinstein
What is rock? This book offers a new and systematic approach to understanding rock by applying sociological concepts in a historical context.
Published Jan 2015