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The Regenerators, 2nd Edition: Social Criticism in Late Victorian English Canada
The Regenerators, 2nd Edition: Social Criticism in Late Victorian English Canada
By Ramsay Cook
With 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.

Published Apr 2016
A Century of Maritime Science: The St. Andrews Biological Station
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.

Published Apr 2016
Obesity in Canada: Critical Perspectives
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

Published Apr 2016
The Fate of Labour Socialism: The Co-operative Commonwealth Federation and the Dream of a Working-Class Future
The Fate of Labour Socialism: The Co-operative Commonwealth Federation and the Dream of a Working-Class Future
By James Naylor

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.

Published Apr 2016
Canada's Rural Majority: Households, Environments, and Economies, 1870-1940
Canada's Rural Majority: Households, Environments, and Economies, 1870-1940
By R.W. Sandwell

Canada’s Rural Majority is an engaging and accessible history of the distinctive experience of Canada's rural population, including not only farmers, but also hunters, gardeners, fishers, miners, loggers, and cannery workers who lived and worked in rural Canada.

Published Apr 2016
Commemorating Canada: History, Heritage, and Memory, 1850s-1990s
Commemorating Canada: History, Heritage, and Memory, 1850s-1990s
By Cecilia Morgan

Commemorating Canada is a concise narrative overview of the development of history and commemoration in Canada, designed for use in courses on public history, historical memory, heritage preservation, and related areas.

Published Apr 2016
Kouchibouguac: Removal, Resistance, and Remembrance at a Canadian National Park
Kouchibouguac: Removal, Resistance, and Remembrance at a Canadian National Park
By Ronald Rudin

In Kouchibouguac, Ronald Rudin tells the story of the park’s establishment, the resistance of its residents, and the memory of that experience.

Published Apr 2016
Polarity, Patriotism, and Dissent in Great War Canada, 1914-1919
Polarity, Patriotism, and Dissent in Great War Canada, 1914-1919
By Brock Millman

Highlighting the class and ethnic divisions which characterized public support for the war, Polarity, Patriotism, and Dissent in Great War Canada, 1914–1919 offers a broad and much-needed reexamination of Canadian government policy on the home front.

Published Apr 2016
The Judicial Role in a Diverse Federation: Lessons from the Supreme court of Canada
The Judicial Role in a Diverse Federation: Lessons from the Supreme court of Canada
By Robert Schertzer

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.

Published Apr 2016
Canada and the Third World: Overlapping Histories
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.

Published Mar 2016