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    • Precarious Employment

      Causes, Consequences and Remedies

      By Stephanie Procyk, Wayne Lewchuk and John Shields     Forthcoming December 2017

      This edited collection introduces and explores the causes and consequences of precarious employment in Canada and across the world.

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    • Understanding Violence and Abuse

      An Anti-Oppressive Practice Perspective

      By Heather Fraser and Kate Seymour     November 2017

      In Understanding Violence and Abuse, Heather Fraser and Kate Seymour examine violence and abuse from an anti-oppressive practice perspective and make connections between interpersonal violence and structural, institutional and cultural violence.

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    • Rethinking Democracy

      Socialist Register 2018

      Edited by Leo Panitch and Greg Albo     November 2017

      This volume seeks a re-appraisal of actually existing liberal democracy today, but its main goal to help lay the foundations for new visions and practices in the development of socialist democracy. Amidst the contradictions of neoliberal capitalism today, the responsibility to sort out the relationship between socialism and democracy has never been greater.

    • Agroecology

      Science and Politics

      By Peter M. Rosset and Miguel A. Altieri     October 2017

      Our global food system is largely based on unsustainable industrial agricultural practices, is a major source of greenhouse gas emissions, is controlled by a handful of large corporations and produces unhealthy food. Agroecology is a solution to these increasingly urgent problems.

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    • Policing Black Lives

      State Violence in Canada from Slavery to the Present

      By Robyn Maynard     October 2017

      Delving behind Canada’s veneer of multiculturalism and tolerance, Policing Black Lives traces anti-Blackness from the slave ships to the prisons, the classrooms and beyond.

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    • Busted

      An Illustrated History of Drug Prohibition in Canada

      By Susan C. Boyd     October 2017

      Visually engaging and approachably written, Busted is a timely examination of Canada’s history of drug control and movements against that control. Susan Boyd argues that in order to chart the future, it is worthwhile for us as Canadians to know our history of prohibition.

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    • What Moves Us

      The Lives and Times of the Radical Imagination

      Edited by Alex Khasnabish and Max Haiven     October 2017

      In original essays and interviews, radical thinkers from across Canada and beyond contemplate the birth of their own radical consciousness and the political and intellectual commitments that animate their activism.

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    • Mapping Geographies of Violence

      Edited by Heather A. Kitchin Dahringer and James J. Brittain     October 2017

      Mapping Geographies of Violence presents readers with a larger understanding and analysis of how violence, far from just an expression of individuals or groups, is rooted in social constructs like class, patriarchy and racism.

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    • Research for Social Justice

      A Community-Based Participatory Approach, Second Edition

      By Adje van de Sande and Karen Schwartz     October 2017

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    • Chief Lightning Bolt

      By Daniel N. Paul     October 2017

      With We Were Not the Savages, Daniel Paul changed the way the world understood the history of Eastern Canada and the fully developed civilization that existed before the arrival of the European explorers and settlers, and the nature of the subsequent violent attack on that culture. With Chief Lightning Bolt, Paul shows us exactly what was lost, the beauty of the Mi’kma’ki that once existed, the culture that survived and is only now beginning to recover.

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