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Selling Out or Buying In?: Debating Consumerism in Vancouver and Victoria, 1945-1985
Selling Out or Buying In?: Debating Consumerism in Vancouver and Victoria, 1945-1985
By Michael Dawson

Selling Out or Buying In? is the first work to illuminate the process by which consumers’ access to goods and services was liberalized and deregulated in Canada in the second half of the twentieth century.

Available Mar 2018
Understanding the Social Economy: A Canadian Perspective, Second Edition
Understanding the Social Economy: A Canadian Perspective, Second Edition
By Jack Quarter, Laurie Mook, and Ann Armstrong

The second edition of Understanding the Social Economy expands upon the authors’ ground-breaking examination of organizations founded upon a social mission – social enterprises, non-profits, co-operatives, credit unions, and community development associations.

Available Dec 2017
From Wall Street to Bay Street: The Origins and Evolution of American and Canadian Finance
From Wall Street to Bay Street: The Origins and Evolution of American and Canadian Finance
By Christopher Kobrak and Joe Martin

From Wall Street to Bay Street is the first book for a lay audience to tackle the similarities and differences between the financial systems of Canada and the United States. Christopher Kobrak and Joe Martin reveal the different paths each system has taken since the early nineteenth-century.

Available Dec 2017
The Internet Trap: Five Costs of Living Online
The Internet Trap: Five Costs of Living Online
By Ashesh Mukherjee

In The Internet Trap, Ashesh Mukherjee uses the latest research in consumer psychology to highlight five hidden costs of living online: too many temptations, too much information, too much customization, too many comparisons, and too little privacy.

Available Dec 2017
Stumbling Giants: Transforming Canada's Banks for the Information Age
Stumbling Giants: Transforming Canada's Banks for the Information Age
By Patricia Meredith and James L. Darroch

In Stumbling Giants, Patricia Meredith and James L. Darroch embark on an audacious and startling examination of Canada’s big banks. Meredith and Darroch’s new vision for the Canadian banking industry is a call to action for all interested stakeholders to work together in creating a banking system for the twenty-first century.

Available Dec 2017
Working in a Multicultural World: A Guide to Developing Intercultural Competence
Working in a Multicultural World: A Guide to Developing Intercultural Competence
By Luciara Nardon

In Working in a Multicultural World, Nardon offers a comprehensive framework for understanding intercultural interactions and developing skills for successful intercultural situations.

Available Dec 2017
Green Japan: Environmental Technologies, Innovation Policy, and the Pursuit of Green Growth
Green Japan: Environmental Technologies, Innovation Policy, and the Pursuit of Green Growth
By Carin Holroyd

Green Japan critically examines the Japanese effort to combine economic growth with commitments to environmental sustainability.

Available Nov 2017
Ethical Capitalism: Shibusawa Eiichi and Business Leadership in Global Perspective
Ethical Capitalism: Shibusawa Eiichi and Business Leadership in Global Perspective
Edited by Patrick Fridenson and Kikkawa Takeo

Ethical Capitalism is a volume of essays that tackles the thought, work, and legacy of Shibusawa Eiichi.

Available Oct 2017
Intrapreneurship: Managing  Ideas Within Your Organization
Intrapreneurship: Managing Ideas Within Your Organization
By Kevin C. Desouza

Intrapreneurship provides an engaging guide for both managers and employees on how to direct the flow of ideas and foster a culture of entrepreneurship within their company's existing structure.

Available Oct 2017
Leadership is Half the Story: A Fresh Look at Followership, Leadership, and Collaboration
Leadership is Half the Story: A Fresh Look at Followership, Leadership, and Collaboration
By Marc Hurwitz and Samantha Hurwitz

Can you imagine a choreographer only training one dancer to lead while his or her partner sits in the lobby staring at the wall? Yet we do this all the time in organizations. Half the partnership is missing.

Published Jul 2017