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Lacan with the Philosophers
Lacan with the Philosophers
By Ruth Ronen

Lacan with the Philosophers creates a dialogue between the oeuvre of psychoanalyst Jacques Lacan and philosophy. Major philosophical figures to which Lacan vastly referred are examined around key concepts fundamental to philosophy – being, truth, knowledge, the good, the subject.

Available Apr 2018
Paramedics On and Off the Streets: Emergency Medical Services in the Age of Technological Governance
Paramedics On and Off the Streets: Emergency Medical Services in the Age of Technological Governance
By Michael K. Corman

In Paramedics On and Off the Streets, Michael K. Corman embarks on an institutional ethnography of the complex, mundane, intricate, and exhilarating work of paramedics in Calgary, Alberta.

Published Aug 2017
Public Health in the Age of Anxiety: Religious and Cultural Roots of Vaccine Hesitancy in Canada
Public Health in the Age of Anxiety: Religious and Cultural Roots of Vaccine Hesitancy in Canada
Edited by Paul Bramadat, Maryse Guay, Julie A. Bettinger, and Réal Roy

Public Health in the Age of Anxiety enhances both the public and scholarly understanding of the motivations behind vaccine hesitancy in Canada.

Published Jun 2017
Critical Inquiries for Social Justice in Mental Health
Critical Inquiries for Social Justice in Mental Health
Edited by Marina Morrow and Lorraine Halinka Malcoe

An exceptional showcase of interdisciplinary research, Critical Inquiries for Social Justice in Mental Health presents various critical theories, methodologies, and methods for transforming mental health research and fostering socially-just mental health practices.

Published Jun 2017
Revitalizing Health for All: Case Studies of the Struggle for Comprehensive Primary Health Care
Revitalizing Health for All: Case Studies of the Struggle for Comprehensive Primary Health Care
Edited by Ronald Labonté, David Sanders, Corinne Packer, and Nikki Schaay

Revitalizing Health for All examines thirteen cases of efforts to implement CPHC reforms from around the globe including Australia, Brazil, Democratic Republic of Congo, Iran, South Africa, and more.

Published May 2017
The Discovery of Insulin
The Discovery of Insulin
By Michael Bliss

In this engaging and award-winning account, historian Michael Bliss recounts the fascinating story behind the discovery of insulin – a story as much filled with fiery confrontation and intense competition as medical dedication and scientific genius.

Published May 2017
Baby Trouble in the Last Best West: Making New People in Alberta, 19051939
Baby Trouble in the Last Best West: Making New People in Alberta, 1905–1939
By Amy Kaler

Baby Trouble in the Last Best West explores the ways that women’s childbearing became understood as a social problem in early twentieth-century Alberta.

Published Feb 2017
Regulating Creation: The Law, Ethics, and Policy of Assisted Human Reproduction
Regulating Creation: The Law, Ethics, and Policy of Assisted Human Reproduction
Edited by Trudo Lemmens, Andrew Flavelle Martin, Cheryl Milne, and Ian B. Lee

Regulating Creation is a collection of essays featuring contributions by Canadian and international scholars. It offers a variety of perspectives on the role of law in dealing with the legal, ethical, and policy issues surrounding changing reproductive technologies.

Published Jan 2017
PTSD and the Politics of Trauma in Israel: A Nation on the Couch
PTSD and the Politics of Trauma in Israel: A Nation on the Couch
By Keren Friedman-Peleg

In PTSD and the Politics of Trauma in Israel, Keren Friedman-Peleg sheds light on a new way of speaking about mental vulnerability and national belonging in contemporary Israel.

Published Dec 2016
Geriatric Psychiatry Review and Exam Preparation Guide: A Case-Based Approach
Geriatric Psychiatry Review and Exam Preparation Guide: A Case-Based Approach
By Mark J. Rapoport, Dallas Seitz and Andrew Wiens, Evan Lilly

Geriatric Psychiatry is a succinct and advanced review of geriatric psychiatry that will help clinicians meet the demands of an aging population.

Published Dec 2016