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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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    • Agroecology

      Science and Politics

      By Peter M. Rosset and Miguel A. Altieri     Forthcoming December 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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    • Rethinking Democracy

      Socialist Register 2018

      Edited by Leo Panitch and Greg Albo     Forthcoming 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.

    • Policing Black Lives

      State Violence in Canada from Slavery to the Present

      By Robyn Maynard     Forthcoming 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     Forthcoming 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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    • Mapping Geographies of Violence

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

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    • Chief Lightning Bolt

      By Daniel N. Paul     Forthcoming 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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      A Roseway Book
    • Making Space for Indigenous Feminism, 2nd Edition

      Edited by Joyce Green     Forthcoming October 2017

      Written by Indigenous feminists and allies, this book provides a powerful and original intellectual and political contribution demonstrating that feminism has much to offer Indigenous women, and all Indigenous peoples, in their struggles against oppression.

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    • Crime and Inequality

      Compiled by Walid Chalal     Forthcoming September 2017

      The chapters in this book take up a number of empirical, theoretical and substantive issues in criminology and mostly focus on Canada.