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    • Decolonizing Academia

      Poverty, Oppression and Pain

      By Clelia O. Rodríguez     Forthcoming December 2018

      Poetic, confrontational and radical, Decolonizing Academia speaks to those who have been taught to doubt themselves because of the politics of censorship, violence and silence that sustain the Ivory Tower.

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    • The World Turned Upside Down?

      The Socialist Register 2019

      Edited by Leo Panitch and Greg Albo     Forthcoming December 2018

      The latest edition of the Socialist Register explores a range of pressing issues and asks what we can expect from the recent social and political changes occurring across the globe.

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    • On This Patch of Grass

      City Parks on Occupied Land

      By Matt Hern, Selena Couture, Daisy Couture and Sadie Couture     Forthcoming November 2018

      Parks are a certain kind of property, and thus creations of law, and they are subject to all kinds of presumptions about what parks are for, and what kinds of people should be doing what kinds of things in them. Parks — as they are currently constituted — are colonial enterprises. On This Patch of Grass is an investigation into one small urban park — Vancouver’s Victoria Park, or Bocce Ball Park — as a way to interrogate the politics of land.

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    • Not a New Problem

      Violence in the Lives of Disabled Women

      Edited by Michelle Owen, Diane Hiebert-Murphy and Janice Ristock  Foreword by Emily Ternette     Forthcoming November 2018

      Contributors to Not a New Problem examine the experiences of Canadian women with disabilities, the need for improved access to services and the ways this violence is exacerbated by and intersects with gender, sexuality, Indigeneity, race, ethnicity and class.

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    • Pursuing Justice

      An Introduction to Justice Studies, Second Edition

      Edited by Margot Hurlbert     October 2018

      This second edition features updated content from the popular first edition as well as new content about social justice and racism, the experiences of racialized persons with police, settler colonialism and issues of justice for gender and sexual minorities — all from a Canadian perspective.

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    • Sick and Tired

      Health and Safety Inequalities

      Edited by Stephanie Premji     October 2018

      Bringing together a multidisciplinary group of experts from the fields of labour studies, public health, ergonomics, epidemiology, sociology and law, Sick and Tired examines the inequalities in workplace health and safety.

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    • Staying Alive While Living the Life

      Adversity, Strength, and Resilience in the Lives of Homeless Youth

      By Sue-Ann MacDonald and Benjamin Roebuck     October 2018

      In Staying Alive While Living the Life, Sue-Ann MacDonald and Benjamin Roebuck unpack the realities of living on the streets from the perspective of homeless youth.

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    • Bombardier Abroad

      Patterns of Dispossession

      By David P. Thomas     October 2018

      Centred around a theoretical framework that combines concepts of dispossession, political economy and important interventions from the field of settler colonial studies on the topic of colonial dispossession, Bombardier Abroad is a critical look at the problematic practices of a Canadian corporation and the ways in which the Canadian state is culpable.

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    • Viola Desmond

      Her Life and Times

      By Graham Reynolds  With Wanda Robson     October 2018

      Accessible, concise and timely, this book tells the incredible, important story of Viola Desmond, considered by many to be Canada’s Rosa Parks.

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      A Roseway Book
    • IKWE

      Honouring Women, Life Givers, and Water Protectors

      By Jackie Traverse     September 2018

      “I had the privilege of going to Standing Rock twice. The strength and power that came from the women there inspired this book. To be a woman is to be a life giver and water protector. Even if you never have children, you have that sense, and the duty to honour and protect the water is within you,” writes Traverse.

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      A Roseway Book