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Distributed in the United States by the University of Washington Press The University of British Columbia 2029 West Mall Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z2 www.ubcpress.ca UBC PRESS Thought That Counts page 31 page 11 page 36 page 28 page 13 page 25page 4 page 21  order online: www.ubcpress.ca 1 Awful Splendour A Fire History of Canada Stephen J. Pyne Another blockbuster from one of the world’s foremost environmental historians. Pyne is a master of rich detail married to grand narrative, and Canada provides a huge subject worthy of those talents. He portrays that great northern country in all of its ecological complexity and then shows how a complex political entity of nation and province interacted to forge policy. This book sets a new standard for all future writing about Canadian lands and peoples. – Donald Worster, author, Nature’s Economy: A History of Ecological Ideas Fire is a defining element in Canadian land and life. With few exceptions, Canada’s forests and prairies have evolved with fire; its peoples have exploited fire and sought to protect themselves from its excesses; and since Confederation, the country has devised institutions to connect fire and society. Awful Splendour narrates the history of this grand saga. The story has three parts. Torch sketches the historical geography of fire from the retreat of the ice sheets to the advent of agricul- ture, with human control limited to ignition. Axe focuses on the era of European colonization and describes what happens when people create new fuels through cutting. Engine traces the impact of industrialization. This section tells the story of institutions and events, province by province, and for the federal government, era by era, through the early 1980s. An epilogue summarizes recent developments. Fire remains a vital presence in the boreal environment. How Canadians have chosen to relate to it says a great deal about their national character. Awful Splendour will interest geographers, histo- rians, and members of the fire community. Stephen J. Pyne is a professor in the School of Life Sciences at Arizona State University. NATURE | HISTORY | SOCIETY SERIES October 2007 450 pages, est., 6 x 9” Approx. 32 b/w photos, 6 maps 0-7748-1391-1 / 978-0-7748-1391-4 NEW HARDCOVER $85.00 ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES Contents Book 3: Engine  Containing Combustion  Fire Provinces of Industrial Canada  Reconnaissance by Fire: Robert Bell and Berhnhard Fernow Dominion of Fire: Canada’s Quest for Fire Conservancy Sea and Shield: Fire Provinces of Eastern Canada Fire’s Lesser Dominion  Tracer Index: James G. Wright and Herbert B. Beall Plain and Mountain: Fire Provinces of Western Canada Revanchism and Federalism  Two Solitudes: C.E. Van Wagner and Donald Stedman Fire’s Outer Limits: Fire Provinces on the Fringe  Internal Combustions Epilogue: Green Canada  Continental Drift and Global Warming  Fire’s Reconfederation  Fire Geography of Green Canada  Slow Burns, Fast Flames  Fire and Ice Notes Bibliographic Essay Index Author’s note: A Boreal Burning Bush Prologue: White Canada Book 1: Torch  Kindling  Fire Rings of Indigenous Canada  Fire and Frost: Tundra  Fire and Water: Boreal Forest  Fire and Grass, Fire and Leaf: Great Plains Prairies and Great Lakes Forests  Fire on the Hills, Fire on the Mountains: Acadian Woods and Cordilleran Forests  Fire and Fog: The Incombustible Fringe  Tongues of Fire: High Plains and Black Spruce   Conflagration and Complex Book 2: Axe  Creating Fuel  Fire Frontiers of Imperial Canada  New Found Land  Acadia  The Canadas  Far Countries With Fire in Their Eyes: Gabriel Sagard and Henry Hind  “Burning Most Furiously” order online: www.ubcpress.ca2 Taking the Air Ideas and Change in Canada’s National Parks Paul Kopas An important contribution to our understanding of national park policy in Canada. – Prof. Rick Rollins, co-editor of Parks and Protected Areas in Canada: Planning and Management Although natural resource management is a major concern in recent Canadian policy literature, analysts have devoted little at- tention to parks and protected areas. Taking the Air remedies this gap: it scrutinizes the policy-making process for national parks since the mid-1950s and interrogates the rationale and policies that govern them. Paul Kopas argues that national parks and park policy reflect not only environmental concerns but also Canadian political and social attitudes. Taking the Air analyzes the role and contribution of various policy participants, including bureaucrats, the general public, interest groups, Aboriginal peoples, and the courts. These groups’ agendas play out against a background of ideas that influ- ence the shape and weight of their contributions. In the context of Canadian nation-building and environmental policy, this book will be useful to policy analysts, planners, aca- demics, and students in fields ranging from environmental studies to tourism and recreation. It will also interest general readers concerned with Canada’s parks and environment. Paul Kopas teaches political science at the University of British Columbia. December 2007 256 pages, 2 tables, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1329-6 / 978-0-7748-1329-7 NEW HARDCOVER $85.00 Genetically Modified Diplomacy The Global Politics of Agricultural Biotechnology and the Environment Peter Andrée An exceptionally well-written, theoretically sophisticated, and timely book. Andrée has provided an important service to readers who have an interest in understanding in fine detail the complex nature of environmental politics in a globalizing world. – Michael D. Mehta, editor of Biotechnology Unglued: Science, Society, and Social Cohesion Genetically Modified Diplomacy traces the emergence of  the 2000 Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety and the discourse of precaution toward GEOs that the protocol institutional- ized internationally. The precautionary view is a significant departure from the way the biotechnology industry first presented GEOs to the world. Peter Andrée explains this rever- sal in the “common-sense” understanding of genetic engineering, and discusses the new debates it has engendered. Genetically Modified Diplomacy will be of particular interest to readers in the fields of environmental politics, biotechnology, and international relations. Peter Andrée is an assistant professor in the Department of Political Science at Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada. Spring 2007, 336 pages, 6 x 9” 4 figures, 1 table 0-7748-1268-0 / 978-0-7748-1268-9 HC $85.00 ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES order online: www.ubcpress.ca 3 Adaptive Co-Management Collaboration, Learning, and Multi-Level Governance Edited by Derek Armitage, Fikret Berkes, and Nancy Doubleday This book makes a strong contribution to scholarship and to practical applications. Grounded in real world examples, it will be very useful to those charged with implementing programs in wildlife, fisheries, climate change, and other management areas. – Arthur J. Hanson, Distinguished Fellow and Senior Scientist, International Institute for Sustainable Development In Canada and around the world, governments are shifting away from regulatory models for governing natural and cultural re- sources.  New concerns with adaptive processes, feedback learning, and flexible partnerships are reshaping the resource governance landscape. Meanwhile, ideas about collaboration and learning are converging around the idea of adaptive co-management. This book provides a comprehensive synthesis of the core con- cepts, strategies, and tools of this emerging field, informed by a diverse group of researchers and practitioners with over two decades of experience. It offers a diverse set of case studies that reveal the challenges and implications of adaptive co-management thinking and synthesizes lessons for natural and cultural resource governance in a wide range of contexts. Adaptive Co-Management is not only a timely book but also a useful concept for resource governance in a world marked by rapid socio- ecological change. It will be of interest to researchers, environmen- tal practitioners, policy-makers, and students in fields across the political and environmental spectrum. Derek Armitage is a professor in the Department of Geography and Environmental Studies at Wilfrid Laurier University. Fikret Berkes is a professor and Canada Research Chair at the National Resources Institute at the University of Manitoba. Nancy Doubleday is a professor in the Department of Geography and Environmental Studies at Carleton University. SUSTAINABILITY AND THE ENVIRONMENT SERIES October 2007 352 pages, est., 6 x 9” Approx. 4 maps, 15 figures, 23 tables 0-7748-1383-0 / 978-0-7748-1383-9 NEW HARDCOVER $90.00 Development’s Displacements Economies, Ecologies, and Cultures at Risk Edited by Peter Vandergeest, Pablo Idahosa, and Pablo S. Bose While existing studies on development- induced displacement have focused on issues such as resettlement and compensation for those displaced, Development’s Displacements seeks to address displacement as a broad and multilayered phenomenon. A series of illustrative case studies drawn from around the globe provide causal accounts of why and how displacement occurs, what its effects on communities, ecosystems, and economies look like, and the normative or ethical positions held by key actors involved. Contributors offer economic, political, and cultural analyses, as well as extensive ethnographic field research, to present a picture of displacement that illustrates the depth and the breadth of the issue. Peter Vandergeest is an associate professor of sociology and Director of the York Centre for Asian Research at York University. Pablo Idahosa is an associate professor in social sciences and Coordinator of the African Studies Program, York University. Pablo S. Bose is a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Vermont and a Research Associate with the Centre for Refugee Studies at York University. 2006, 288 pages, 4 tables, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1205-2 / 978-0-7748-1205-4 HC $85.00 0-7748-1206-0 / 978-0-7748-1206-1 NEW IN PAPER $34.95 ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES The Archive of Place Unearthing the Pasts of the Chilcotin Plateau William J. Turkel Hunters at the Margin Native People and Wildlife Conservation in the Northwest Territories John Sandlos William Turkel’s great achievement in this book is to show how once taken-for-granted accounts of geophysical processes, Aboriginal occupancy, and colonial settler society have now come to underpin sharply conflicting understandings of history. – Julie Cruikshank, author, Do Glaciers Listen? The Archive of Place weaves together a series of narratives about environmental history in British Columbia’s Chilcotin Plateau. In the mid-1990s, the Chilcotin was at the centre of three territorial conflicts. Opposing groups, in their struggle to control the fate of the region and its resources, invoked different under- standings of its past – and different types of evidence – to justify their actions. Turkel uses these controversies as case studies to exam- ine how people interpret material traces to reconstruct past events, the conditions under which such interpretation takes place, and the role that this interpretation plays in historical consciousness and social memory. It is a wide- ranging and original study that extends the span of conventional historical research. William J. Turkel teaches history at the University of Western Ontario. Spring 2007, 352 pages, 3 maps, 1 figure, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1376-8 / 978-0-7748-1376-1 HC $85.00 NATURE | HISTORY | SOCIETY SERIES With deft prose and an array of revealing case studies, John Sandlos presents a powerful new interpretation of Canada’s conservation policies in the Northwest Territories. Hunters at the Margin could not be more central to current efforts to rethink the histories of nature and Native peoples alike. – Karl Jacoby, author, Crimes Against Nature Hunters at the Margin examines the conflict in the Northwest Territories between Native hunters and conservationists over three big game species: the wood bison, the muskox, and the caribou. John Sandlos argues that the introduction of game regulations, national parks, and game sanctuaries was central to the assertion of state authority over the traditional hunting cultures of the Dene and Inuit. His archival research undermines the assumption that conservationists were motivated solely by enlightened preservationism, revealing instead that commercial interests were integral to wildlife management in Canada. John Sandlos is an assistant professor of his- tory at Memorial University of Newfoundland. Spring 2007, 360 pages, 6 x 9” 13 b/w photos, 3 maps, 4 tables, 1 graph 0-7748-1362-8 / 978-0-7748-1362-4 HC $85.00 NATURE | HISTORY | SOCIETY SERIES The Culture of Flushing A Social and Legal History of Sewage Jamie Benidickson The Culture of Flushing does a fine job of comparing issues across national borders, and is one of only a very few studies that integrates English, American, and Canadian experiences. This is a very good synthesis of an important topic that should be of interest to scholars in many fields and to people in many walks of life. – Martin V. Melosi, author, Effluent America and The Sanitary City To most, the flush of a toilet is routine – the way we banish waste and ensure cleanli- ness. It is safe, efficient, necessary, nonpo- litical, and utterly unremarkable. Yet Jamie Benidickson’s examination of the social and legal history of sewage in Canada, the United States, and the United Kingdom demonstrates that the uncontroversial reputation of flushing is deceptive. At a time when community water quality can no longer be taken for granted, The Culture of Flushing investigates and clarifies the murky evolution of waste treatment. Jamie Benidickson teaches at the Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa. July 2007, 432 pages, 17 b/w illustrations, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1291-5 / 978-0-7748-1291-7 HC $85.00 0-7748-1292-3 / 978-0-7748-1292-4 NEW IN PAPER $29.95 NATURE | HISTORY | SOCIETY SERIES ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES order online: www.ubcpress.ca4 order online: www.ubcpress.ca 5 Eau Canada is a myth-busting, fact-based, com- prehensive collection on all facets of our water, which every Canadian should own. Without the knowledge contained in this book, we could lose the right to control our water in an increasingly thirsty world. – Maude Barlow, National Chairperson, Council of Canadians Canada’s leading water experts paddle up- stream against the flow of conventional wisdom in this excellent book. Mandatory reading for all people concerned about the future of fresh water in Canada. – David R. Boyd, author, Unnatural Law Arguing that weak governance is at the heart of Canada’s water problems, this timely book identifies our key failings; explores debates over jurisdiction, transboundary waters, exports, and privatization; and maps out solutions to protect our most important resource. Karen Bakker is a professor of geography at the University of British Columbia. 2006, 440 pages, 6 x 9” 25 b/w photos, 4 figures 0-7748-1339-3 / 978-0-7748-1339-6 HC $85.00 0-7748-1340-7 / 978-0-7748-1340-2 PB $29.95 Eau Canada The Future of Canada’s Water Edited by Karen Bakker Farming in a Changing Climate Agricultural Adaptation in Canada Edited by Ellen Wall, Barry Smit, and Johanna Wandel Canadian farming has evolved under the influence of climate and weather – a process that continues with climate change. In farming systems across the country, effective risk management is necessary to deal with drought, flooding, and extreme weather, and to adapt to altered climate and weather conditions. Unfortunately, climate- change risks and opportunities are poorly understood among researchers and policy-makers in the Canadian agri-food sector. This book addresses that gap. Farming in a Changing Climate provides a wide-ranging synopsis of what climate change means for Canadian agriculture, explores different approaches to the topic, and presents examples of current research. It covers all agricultural regions and a wide variety of commodity production and farming systems. Comments from ag- ricultural producers and policy-makers add a practical component to the book and emphasize the value of the applied research. This comprehensive survey synthesizes twenty years of research on climate change and Canadian agriculture. The book will be of interest to scholars in environmental studies, geography, and sociology; policy analysts and policy-makers; and representatives of the agri-food industry. Ellen Wall is a research scientist in environmental sciences; Barry Smit is a professor of geography and Canada Research Chair in Global Environmental Change; and Johanna Wandel is a post- doctoral research associate with the Department of Geography – all at the University of Guelph. SUSTAINABILITY AND THE ENVIRONMENT SERIES October 2007 304 pages, 10 b/w photos, 10 maps, est., 6 x 9” 0-7748-1393-8 / 978-0-7748-1393-8 NEW HARDCOVER $85.00 ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES order online: www.ubcpress.ca6 Creating a Modern Countryside Liberalism and Land Resettlement in British Columbia James Murton An exceptionally well-written study of British Columbia’s last great fling at agricultural settlement that weaves together environmental and intellectual history in BC. – Barry Ferguson, author, Remaking Liberalism In the early 1900s, British Columbia em- barked on a brief but intense effort to manufacture a modern countryside. The state directly intervened in planning and imple- menting land settlement. This book examines this process and assesses its consequences. James Murton argues that the state’s relation- ship to the environment was determined in the early twentieth century by the idea of centralized, “scientific” management of social problems by experts – known as progressivism or new liberalism. Creating a Modern Countryside offers a new way to understand the human-environment relationship in the 20th century, and it shows how this relationship shaped the province we live in today. James Murton is an assistant professor of history at Nipissing University in Ontario. Spring 2007, 280 pages, 6 x 9” 17 b/w photos, 5 maps 0-7748-1337-7 / 978-0-7748-1337-2 HC $85.00 NATURE | HISTORY | SOCIETY SERIES Hunting for Empire Narratives of Sport in Rupert’s Land, 1840–70 Greg Gillespie This work provides an innovative examination of material not often covered in Canadian historiography. It brings together approaches and questions from sport history and cultural history … By situating the discussion so effectively in the context of current work in cultural his- tory, the manuscript provides an excellent way of encouraging readers to examine published materials in a new light. – Colin Coates, Canada Research Chair in Cultural Landscapes, York University Despite Canada’s vast wilderness and outdoor heritage, the history of sport hunting remains at the periphery of academic thought. Hunting for Empire writes sport hunting into Canadian scholarship and provides a starting point for further study. Hunting for Empire offers a cultural history of sport and imperial- ism as revealed through 19th-century British big-game hunting and exploration narratives from the western interior of Rupert’s Land. Greg Gillespie integrates critical perspectives from cultural history, cultural studies, literary criticism, and cultural geography to analyze the themes of authorship, sport, science, and nature. Blending these interdisciplinary perspectives, he produces a unique theoretical lens to study narratives of early imperial sport hunting that prevailed before the rise of western Canada’s hunting tourism industry in the late 19th century. Sharply written and evocatively illustrated, Hunting for Empire will appeal to students and scholars of culture, sport, geography, and history, and to general readers interested in stories of hunting, empire, and the Canadian wilderness. Greg Gillespie is an assistant professor in the Department of Com- munications, Popular Culture, and Film at Brock University. NATURE | HISTORY | SOCIETY SERIES October 2007 176 pages, 22 b/w photos, est., 6 x 9” 0-7748-1354-7 / 978-0-7748-1354-9 NEW HARDCOVER $85.00 ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES order online: www.ubcpress.ca 7 International Ecopolitical Theory Critical Approaches Edited by Eric Laferrière and Peter J. Stoett Critical Policy Studies Edited by Michael Orsini and Miriam Smith Critical Policy Studies is, quite simply, a breath of fresh air. It is a timely intervention into the study of public policy in Canada that covers important substantive ground and raises critical questions about the bound- aries of policy studies as a field. This book will excite undergraduate and graduate students and stimulate new approaches to the study of public policy in Canada. – Leah Vosko, editor of Precarious Employ- ment Critical Policy Studies conveys a clear sense that there is much anew and exciting in the field of policy analysis in Canada. It will occupy a significant place in the discipline, opening up new avenues for scholars and policy-makers, and offering a distinctive and enlightening perspective for political science students. – Alain Noël, editor of Federalism and La- bour Market Policy Traditional definitions of public policy in Canada have been challenged in recent years by globalization, the transition to a knowledge-based economy, and the rise of new technologies. Critical Policy Studies describes how new policy problems such as border screening and global warming have been catapulted onto the agenda in the neo-liberal era. The book also surveys the recent evolution of critical approaches to policy studies, which have transformed decades-old issues. Critical Policy Studies provides an alternative to existing approaches to policy studies; it will be welcomed by scholars, students, and practitioners of political science and public policy. Michael Orsini is an associate professor in the School of Political Studies at the University of Ottawa. Miriam Smith is a professor in the Department of Politics at Trent University. 2006, 400 pages, 2 tables, 8 figures, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1317-2 / 978-0-7748-1317-4 HC $85.00 0-7748-1318-0 / 978-0-7748-1318-1 NEW IN PAPER $29.95 The global community’s ability to deal ef- fectively with environmental problems is contingent on the successful integration of international relations theory with ecologi- cal thought. Yet, while most scholars and policy-makers recognize the connection between these two interrelated branches of study, no substantial dialogue exists between them. This volume seeks to fill the lacuna with an original synthesis. International Ecopolitical Theory assembles some of the top thinkers in the field to provide an invaluable overview of the main critical strands of theory in global environmental politics. By framing the environmental question within a histori- cal and philosophical context, it high- lights problems inherent in economistic and managerial approaches to sustainable development policy. Emphasizing environ- mental consciousness as a cultural norm in an evolving set of global relations, it tackles important debates on naturalism, founda- tionalism, and radical ecology. Ultimately, it makes a convincing case for the necessity of a critical international relations theory duly informed by the paradoxes of ecologi- cal governance. With contributions from experts in political science, philosophy, ecology, history, geography, and systems theory, this collection will have an impact across many disciplines. Eric Laferrière is Co-Coordinator of the Liberal Arts Program and Co-Chair of the Department of Humanities, Philosophy, and Religion at John Abbott College, Quebec. Peter J. Stoett is Chair of the Department of Political Science at Concordia University in Montreal. 2006, 176 pages, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1321-0 / 978-0-7748-1321-1 HC $85.00 0-7748-1322-9 / 978-0-7748-1322-8 NEW IN PAPER $29.95 ENVIRONMENTAL / POLICY STUDIES order online: www.ubcpress.ca8 Bringing the Passions Back In The Emotions in Political Philosophy Edited by Rebecca Kingston and Leonard Ferry Multiculturalism and the Foundations of Meaningful Life Reconciling Autonomy, Identity, and Community Andrew Robinson POLITICAL SCIENCE An important and original work on a pressing and difficult issue. Robinson cuts through the standard terms of the “liberal-multiculturalism” debate and reconfigures them in a way that will fundamentally change the debate. His book is like a breath of fresh air on the subject. – Don Carmichael, co-author, Democracy, Rights, and Well-Being in Canada Andrew Robinson argues that liberal multi- culturalism can be justified without privi- leging either individual rights or universal, communal principles. By appealing to the deeper value of meaningful life, he shows how autonomy and community are actually interdependent. He concludes by illustrating – with reference to national and ethnic mi- norities, indigenous peoples, and traditional communities – the policy principles that can be derived from this position. Andrew M. Robinson is an assistant professor of contemporary studies and political science at Wilfrid Laurier University. Spring 2007, 216 pages, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1313-X / 978-0-7748-1313-6 HC $85.00 Bringing the Passions Back In draws upon the history of political theory to shed light on the place of emotions in politics; it illus- trates how sophisticated thinking about the relationship between reason and passion can inform contemporary democratic politi- cal theory. These re-discovered resources are used to revise the rationalist and idealist model for political life in Anglo-American versions of liberalism. The rationalist ideal has been met with cynicism in progressive circles for undermining the role of emotion and passion in the public realm. By exploring the social and political implications of the emotions in the history of ideas, contributors examine new paradigms for liberalism and offer new appreciations of the poten- tial for passion in political philosophy and practice. This important overview of the place of emotions within the history of political thought sheds new light on problems facing contemporary liberal and democratic political theory. Bringing the Passions Back In will interest scholars and students in political theory, the history of ideas, sociology, psychology, cultural studies, and philosophy. Rebecca Kingston is an assistant professor of political science at the University of Toronto. She is author of Montesquieu and the ‘Parlement’ of Bordeaux, which was awarded the Prix Montesquieu. Leonard Ferry is a doctoral candidate in political philosophy at the University of Toronto. Contributors include Arash Abizadeh, Leah Bradshaw, Sharon Krause, Ingrid Makus, Amelie O. Rorty, Marlene K. Sokolon, Robert C. Solomon, and Christina Tarnopolsky. December 2007 336 pages, est., 6 x 9” 0-7748-1409-8 / 978-0-7748-1409-6 NEW HARDCOVER $85.00 In Search of Canadian Political Culture Nelson Wiseman POLITICAL SCIENCE In Search of Canadian Political Culture will become a vital resource for work in a number of fields – politics, sociology, history. Wiseman’s book is provocative, stimulating, rich in historical detail and insights, and written with both skill and boldness. For those interested in the puzzle of Canadian identity, it doesn’t get better than this. – David Taras, co-author, The Last Word: Media Coverage of the Supreme Court of Canada In erudite, engaging prose, In Search of Canadian Political Culture explores ways of understanding Canada’s multi-layered and diverse political culture. It makes the case for bottom-up, regional analyses of Canadian politics in order to fill a gap in how we think and write about the country. Wiseman focuses on the interplay of five broad waves of immigra- tion, plumbs their ideological orientations, and presents provincial political parties and institutions as their exoskeletons. The book’s first half explores and builds upon national perspectives and es- tablished conceptual pathways by examining Canada’s ideological foundations, the significance of formative events, economic struc- tures and classes, and survey research. Throughout, Wiseman treats constitutions and institutions as culture. The second half traverses the regions from east to west, highlighting the singularity of each and assigning to the provinces inventive metaphorical images that conjure up the politics of other or older societies. The most thorough review of Canadian political culture to be written in a generation, In Search of Canadian Political Culture will interest specialists in Canadian political culture and generalists in Canadian politics. Nelson Wiseman is an associate professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Toronto. An expert on social democracy and current political trends, he is frequently called upon by the media. August 2007 288 pages, est., 8 tables, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1388-1 / 978-0-7748-1388-4 NEW HARDCOVER $85.00 Misrecognized Materialists Social Movements in Canadian Constitutional Politics Matt James Misrecognized Materialists challenges the assertion that there is a deep tension between the politics of recognition and the politics of re- distribution. Although “new” social movements are often seen as reinforcing a “postmaterialist” agenda focusing on identity and belonging, implicitly undermining an agenda of economic redistribution, Matt James convincingly shows that social movements have advanced material- ist agendas from the very beginning, and have not stopped doing so. A compelling book. – Keith Banting, co-editor, Multiculturalism and the Welfare State Matt James is an assistant professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Victoria. A truly innovative analysis on both conceptual and empirical grounds. Very few Canadian stud- ies of social movement politics have a compara- ble historical reach ... and none to date have re- interpreted social movement action via a critique of New Politics theory and its applications. James does much to illuminate ... the complex cases that social movement organizations have made on behalf of social esteem and social justice. – David Laycock, editor, Representation and Democratic Theory 2006, 184 pages, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1168-4 / 978-0-7748-1168-2 HC $85.00 0-7748-1169-2 / 978-0-7748-1169-9 NEW IN PAPER $29.95 order online: www.ubcpress.ca 9 order online: www.ubcpress.ca10 Nunavut Rethinking Political Culture Ailsa Henderson Conventional Choices Maritime Leadership Politics Ian Stewart and David K. Stewart A monumental achievement of impeccable schol- arship. Conventional Choices combines astute quantitative analysis of a remarkably wide- ranging data set with a thorough familiarity with the secondary literature of Maritime (and Canadian) politics and an encyclopaedic culling of newspaper sources ... It will take its place among the key contributions to Maritime politics and to the study of leadership conventions. – Graham White, author, Cabinets and First Ministers Breaking new ground, Conventional Choices examines twenty-five different leadership elections in the Maritime provinces. The Nunavut explores the relationship between political culture and the development of Nunavut as a distinct political entity in Canada. Ailsa Henderson brings together primary data from archives, interviews, surveys, and election results to offer a comprehensive account of the attitudes and behaviours of those living in Canada’s newest territory. In the first half of the book, Henderson examines the impact of three cultural fragments on contemporary political life: traditional Inuit approaches to governance, federal efforts to integrate Inuit into the political system, and the institutional structures of the Northwest Territories. In the second, she links these features to contemporary political attitudes and behaviour. Henderson as- sesses the impact of the negotiation strategy on the Nunavut Land Claim Agreement and Political Accord, the effect of consensus politics on electoral campaigns and legislative proceedings, and the disposition of the electorate, particularly toward current political arrangements. Henderson argues that there is something distinct emerging among the Inuit that constitutes part of their political culture. Her book will appeal to political scientists, sociologists, and others interested in culture and politics, Aboriginal studies, and northern development. Ailsa Henderson is an assistant professor of political science at the University of Toronto. analysis draws on an extraordinarily rich data set spanning thirty-two years to explore the backgrounds, attitudes, and motivations of those who select party leaders. It is an impressive study that offers fresh insights into leadership selection and Maritime party politics. Ian Stewart is a professor of political science at Acadia University. David K. Stewart is a professor of political science at the University of Calgary. Spring 2007, 320 pages, 6 x 9” 12 figures, 56 tables 0-7748-1341-5 / 978-0-7748-1341-9 HC $85.00 December 2007 256 pages, est., 6 x 9” Approx. 27 tables, 2 maps, 1 figure 0-7748-1423-3 / 978-0-7748-1423-2 NEW HARDCOVER $85.00 POLITICAL SCIENCE order online: www.ubcpress.ca 11 Navigating Neoliberalism Self-Determination and the Mikisew Cree First Nation Gabrielle Slowey From World Order to Global Disorder States, Markets, and Dissent Dorval Brunelle, translated by Richard Howard The French philosopher and activist, Jean Rostand, said: “It is horrible to see everything one detested in the past coming back wearing the colours of the future.” Dorval Brunelle’s wonderful new book explains how economic globalization has erased the international consensus for justice that emerged out of the horrors of World War II and exposes this new system for the regressive force it really is. – Maude Barlow, National Chairperson, Council of Canadians Dorval Brunelle is a professor of sociology and Director of the Observatoire des Améri- ques at the Université du Québec à Montréal. The authoritative account of the rise of the global social justice movement by an “insider,” who also happens to be one of Canada’s leading social scientists. Dorval Brunelle’s book will be of inter- est to political scientists, economists, sociologists, and citizens with an appetite to discover what lies behind the headlines about lost jobs, world trade talks, growing inequalities, and popular unrest in much of the world. – Duncan Cameron, Associate Publisher, rabble.ca Spring 2007, 224 pages, 5.5 x 8.5” 0-7748-1360-1 / 978-0-7748-1360-0 HC $75.00 What happens to a First Nation after the successful negotiation of a land claim? In a globalizing world, new opportunities for indig- enous governance may lead to the transformation of indigenous socio-economic well-being. Navigating Neoliberalism argues that neoliberal globalization, which drives government policy toward First Nations in Canada, also drives First Nation self-determination. The author studies the development of First Nations governance in several policy fields, including health, education, economic devel- opment, and housing. What emerges is a theoretical and empirical picture of one First Nation as it navigates its way through neolib- eralism. The author concludes that, contrary to popular belief that First Nations suffer in an age of state retrenchment, privatization, and decentralization, the opposite may be true. Indeed, for the Mikisew Cree First Nation the end result is an opportunity for further self-determination. Navigating Neoliberalism tackles a topical issue central to Canadian politics and Canadian federalism. It will be of interest to students and practitioners of public policy, political economy, and political science, as well as members and leaders in First Nations communi- ties. Gabrielle Slowey is an assistant professor of political science at York University. December 2007 144 pages, est., 6 x 9” 0-7748-1405-5 / 978-0-7748-1405-8 NEW HARDCOVER $85.00 POLITICAL SCIENCE / SOCIOLOGY order online: www.ubcpress.ca12 Organizing the Transnational Labour, Politics, and Social Change Edited by Luin Goldring and Sailaja Krishnamurti Migrants to Canada – whether immigrants selected for their educational credentials or investment capacity, temporary work- ers sought by employers, or refugees accepted on humanitarian grounds – often maintain or develop transnational ties and identi- ties that link them to their homeland or a homeland-based group. Organizing the Transnational contributes to an emerging body of scholarship on transnationalism and diasporas in Canada in several important ways. It attempts to articulate a cultural politics of transnationalism by concentrating on Asian and Latin American migrants in Canada, rather than focusing separately on economic, political, or social issues. Contributors also move beyond the con- ventional focus on states and migrants to consider a wide array of institutions, actors, and forms of mobilization that shape transna- tional engagements and spaces. By presenting a diverse set of perspectives, including work by activists from the immigrant advocacy and NGO sectors as well as academics, Organizing the Transnational offers a unique approach to transnational and comparative migration studies that will appeal to sociologists, political scientists, activists, and advocates. Luin Goldring is an associate professor of sociology at York Uni- versity, Toronto. Sailaja Krishnamurti is a doctoral candidate in Social and Political Thought at York University. November 2007 304 pages, 6 tables, est., 6 x 9” 0-7748-1407-1 / 978-0-7748-1407-2 NEW HARDCOVER $85.00 Social Capital, Diversity, and the Welfare State Edited by Fiona M. Kay and Richard Johnston This book, written by a team of exciting re- searchers, helps us understand the importance of trust, social networks, and norms of gen- eralized reciprocity for social inequality, race and ethnic relations, multiculturalism, family relations, and health. Kay and Johnston have helped to organize and advance a key theoreti- cal and empirical challenge of the 21st century in the social sciences. Students and scholars in sociology and political science will find this book a thorough and thought-provoking examination of social capital. – Reza Nakhaie, author, Debates on Social Inequality Social Capital, Diversity, and the Welfare State represents a landmark consideration of the diverse meanings, causal foundations, and positive and negative consequences of social capital, with a particular focus on its role in mitigating or enhancing social inequalities. Fiona M. Kay is an associate professor in the Department of Sociology at Queen�s Universi- ty. Richard Johnston is a professor of political science at the University of Pennsylvania. 2006, 368 pages, 5 figures, 38 tables, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1309-1 / 978-0-7748-1309-9 HC $85.00 0-7748-1310-5 / 978-0-7748-1310-5 NEW IN PAPER $34.95 EQUALITY | SECURITY | COMMUNITY SERIES SOCIOLOGY order online: www.ubcpress.ca 13 Makúk A New History of Aboriginal-White Relations John Sutton Lutz Myth and Memory Stories of Indigenous-European Contact Edited by John Sutton Lutz The history of Aboriginal-settler interactions in Canada contin- ues to haunt the national imagination. Despite billions of dollars spent on the “Indian problem,” Aboriginal people remain the poorest in the country. Because the stereotype of the “lazy Indian” is never far from the surface, many Canadians wonder if the prob- lem lay with “Indians” themselves. John Lutz traces Aboriginal people’s involvement in the new economy, and their displacement from it, from the first arrival of Europeans to the 1970s. Drawing upon oral histories, manu- scripts, newspaper accounts, biographies, and statistical analysis, Lutz shows that Aboriginal people flocked to the workforce and prospered in the late 19th century. The roots of today’s wide- spread unemployment and “welfare dependency” date only from the 1950s, when deliberate and inadvertent policy choices – what Lutz terms the “white problem”– drove Aboriginal people out of the capitalist, wage, and subsistence economies, offering them welfare as “compensation.” Makúk invites readers into a dialogue with the past with visual imagery and an engaging narrative that gives a voice to Aboriginal peoples and other historical figures. Students, scholars, policy- makers (Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal), and a wide public (who care to bring the spectres of the past into the light of the present) will find the book insightful and invaluable. John Sutton Lutz teaches in the Department of History at the University of Victoria and is co-editor, with Jo-Anne Lee, of Situat- ing “Race” and Racisms in Space, Time, and Theory. September 2007 416 pages, 8 x 10” 100 b/w photos, 10 maps, 10 tables, 8 figures 0-7748-1139-0 / 978-0-7748-1139-2 NEW HARDCOVER $85.00 The moment of contact between two peoples, two alien societies, marks the opening of an epoch and the joining of histories. These stories, which both indigenous peoples and Europeans tell about their first encounters with one another, are enormously valuable historical records – but their relevance extends beyond the past. For all their importance, contact stories have not been systematically or critically evaluated as a genre. Myth and Memory explores the narratives of indigenous and newcomer populations from around the world. It illustrates how indigenous and explorer accounts of the same meetings reflect fundamentally different systems of thought, and it focuses on the cultural misunderstandings embedded in these stories. The contributors discuss the contemporary relevance, production, and performance of Aboriginal and European contact narratives, and they introduce new tools for interpreting the genre. They argue that we are still in the contact zone, striving to understand the meaning of contact and the relationship between indigenous and settler populations. John Sutton Lutz teaches in the Department of History at the University of Victoria. Spring 2007, 248 pages, 2 maps, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1262-1 / 978-0-7748-1262-7 HC $85.00 NATIVE STUDIES order online: www.ubcpress.ca14 Indigenous Storywork Educating the Heart, Mind, Body, and Soul Jo-ann Archibald (Q’um Q’um Xiiem) Reshaping the University Responsibility, Indigenous Epistemes, and the Logic of the Gift Rauna Kuokkanen Reshaping the University is a timely, thorough, and original interrogation of academic practices. It moves beyond current analyses of cultural conflicts and discrimination in academic institutions to provide an indigenous postcolonial critique of the modern university. Rauna Kuokkanen argues that attempts by universities to be inclusive are unsuccessful because they do not embrace indigenous worldviews. Programs established to act as bridges between mainstream and indigenous cultures ignore their ontological and epistemic differences and, while offering support and assistance, place the NATIVE STUDIES responsibility of adapting wholly on the student. Indigenous students and staff are expected to leave behind their cultural perspectives and epistemes in order to adopt Western values. Reshaping the University advocates a radical shift in the approach to cultural conflicts within the academy and proposes a new logic, grounded in principles central to indigenous philosophies. Rauna Kuokkanen is an associate professor of pedagogy and indigenous studies at Sami University College, Kautokeino, Norway. Spring 2007, 248 pages, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1356-3 / 978-0-7748-1356-3 HC $85.00 Indigenous oral narratives are integral to Coast Salish indigenous knowledge systems. Although these narratives and knowledge systems are threatened constantly by the encroachment of Western values, Elders and storytellers have kept traditional and life experi- ence stories alive in their hearts and minds. Indigenous Storywork is about the power of stories to educate and heal the heart, mind, body, and spirit. Indigenous storywork involves weaving together the seven principles of respect, respon- sibility, reciprocity, reverence, wholism, interrelatedness, and syn- ergy to understand the characteristics of stories, to appreciate the process of storytelling, to establish a receptive learning context, and to engage in wholistic meaning-making. It is also an example of indigenous methodology based on the knowledge and teach- ings of Elders. Coyote, the indigenous Trickster, participates in the learning journey to help us appreciate the joy, beauty, and power of indigenous storywork for education and research. This book demonstrates how an indigenous knowledge system facilitates a valuable meaning-making process through storywork. It will be of interest to students, practitioners, and researchers in education, indigenous studies, and health. Jo-ann Archibald, whose Sto:lo name is Q’um Q’um Xiiem, is As- sociate Dean for Indigenous Education in the Faculty of Education at the University of British Columbia. December 2007 192 pages, est., 1 figure, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1401-2 / 978-0-7748-1401-0 NEW HARDCOVER $85.00 order online: www.ubcpress.ca 15 New Histories for Old Changing Perspectives on Canada’s Native Pasts Edited by Ted Binnema and Susan Neylan Be of Good Mind Essays on the Coast Salish Edited by Bruce Granville Miller NATIVE STUDIES Scholarly depictions of the history of Aboriginal people in Canada have changed dramatically since Arthur J. (Skip) Ray entered the field in the early 1970s. This collection examines this transforma- tion, and it extends the scholarship on Canada’s Aboriginal history in new directions. New Histories for Old combines essays by senior historians, geog- raphers, and anthropologists with contributions by new voices in these fields. Dealing with regions from the Great Lakes to the Pacific Coast, contributors examine the fur trade, treaties, and In- dian policy, and they explore the relationship between Natives and newcomers in the fur trade and elsewhere. This collection relates recent historiographical developments to earlier scholarship by of- fering a snapshot of the kinds of inquiry established and emerging scholars presently conduct. New Histories for Old is a major contribution to understanding Native-newcomerrelations, Native struggles for land and resources under colonialism, “Indian” policy and treaties, mobility and migration, disease and well-being, and questions about “doing” Native history. It will appeal to scholars and students in history, Native studies, geography, anthropology, and related fields. Ted Binnema is associate professor of history at the University of Northern British Columbia. Susan Neylan is a member of the Department of History at Wilfrid Laurier University.  November 2007 336 pages, 8 maps, 4 tables, est., 6 x 9” 0-7748-1413-6 / 978-0-7748-1413-3 NEW HARDCOVER $85.00 The Coast Salish peoples have never been subjected to the same concerted anthro- pological scrutiny as have their Northwest Coast counterparts. For a long time they were viewed simply as a subset of the Northwest Coast culture area, and as a result of early as- similative pressures it was thought that little of their culture remained to be preserved. In the early 1950s, however, anthropologist Wayne Suttles was among the first to publish pioneering and sustained research about the Coast Salish, contending that they were worthy of study in their own right. Be of Good Mind is a necessary follow-up to Suttles’ seminal work. This is the first book-length effort to incorporate Aboriginal perspectives directly. It offers a broad inter- disciplinary approach, bringing together the views of Aboriginal leaders, anthropologists, historians, archaeologists, and linguists. Be of Good Mind reveals how Coast Salish lives and identities have been reshaped by two colo- nizing nations and by networks of kinfolk, spiritual practices, and ways of understanding landscape. Bruce Granville Miller is a professor of anthropology at the University of British Columbia. Spring 2007, 336 pages,  6 x 9” 10 b/w photos, 12 maps, 1 figure 0-7748-1323-7 / 978-0-7748-1323-5 HC $85.00 order online: www.ubcpress.ca16 Witsuwit’en is an endangered First Nations language, spoken in western-central Brit- ish Columbia. A member of the Athapaskan family of languages, the language had been known to have some intriguing character- istics of consonant-vowel interaction, the details of which have been in dispute. This book presents acoustic studies of several aspects of Witsuwit’en phonetics, includ- ing vowel quality, vowel quantity, ejectives, voice quality, and stress. Information about the sound system and word structure of Witsuwit’en is also provided, revealing many unusual features not previously described in this level of detail for an Athapaskan language. Witsuwit’en Grammar will be of interest to anthropologists interested in the history of the Athapasakan language family, linguists inter- ested in comparative Athapaskan grammar, or any linguist interested in phonetics-phonol- ogy or phonology-morphology interaction. Sharon Hargus is a professor of linguistics at the University of Washington. Spring 2007, 856 pages, 6.6 x 9.5” 0-7748-1382-2 / 978-0-7748-1382-2 HC $150.00 FIRST NATIONS LANGUAGES SERIES Witsuwit’en Grammar Phonetics, Phonology, Morphology Sharon Hargus Historicizing Canadian Anthropology Edited by Julia Harrison and Regna Darnell A major contribution to the field. Until now, the literature has been sparsely populated, so this volume is a landmark. It is absolutely unique in its scope, and will attract Canadian anthropolo- gists and others interested in the history of the social sciences in Canada. – Jennifer Brown, co-editor of Reading Beyond Words This comprehensive history of Canadian anthro- pology, written by an expert group of authors, will form the foundation for future developments in the field. I strongly recommend it as an im- portant text for undergraduates and graduate students. – Richard Preston, author, Cree Narrative The contributors to this collection reflect on the definition and scope of the discipline and explore the degree to which a uniquely Cana- dian tradition affects anthropological theory, practice, and reflexivity. Historicizing Canadian Anthropology is a watershed that will revitalize critical reflexivity within the field. Julia Harrison is the author of Being a Tour- ist: Finding Meaning in Pleasure Travel. Regna Darnell is the author of Invisible Genealogies: A History of Americanist Anthropology. 2006, 352 pages, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1272-9 / 978-0-7748-1272-6 HC $85.00 0-7748-1273-7 / 978-0-7748-1273-3 NEW IN PAPER $34.95 In about 1800, fur trader Charles Ermatinger married an Obijwa woman, Mananowe. Thecouple’s three sons grew up with their mother’s hunter/warrior culture and their father’s European culture. As adults, they lived adventurously in Montreal and St Thomas, where they were accepted and loved by fellow citizens while publicly retaining their Ojibwa heritage. The Ermatingers contrasts the “European” commercial and trading society in urban Montreal, where Charles was brought up, with the Ojibwa hunter/warrior values of Mananowe’s society. Brian Stewart argues that the sons’ Ojibwa traditions and values shaped their adult lives: during their adventures, the The Ermatingers A 19th-Century Ojibwa-Canadian Family W. Brian Stewart sons fought for Native rights for themselves as well as for Ojibwa relatives and friends. The Ermatingers is an exciting story that contributes to our understanding of Indian and European biculturalism and its effects on those who make up the various forms of Métis society today. It will appeal to general readers, and to scholars and students in Native studies and Canadian history. W. Brian Stewart is the author of A Life on the Line: Commander Pierre-Etienne Fortin and His Times. Spring 2007, 224 pages, 8 figures, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1233-8 / 978-0-7748-1233-7 HC $85.00 NATIVE STUDIES order online: www.ubcpress.ca 17 Kiumajut [Talking Back] Game Management and Inuit Rights, 1950–70 Peter Kulchyski and Frank Tester The Culture of Hunting in Canada is about a pivotal but little studied aspect of Canadian history, culture, and society. It covers elements of the history of hunting from the pre-colonial period to the present in all parts of Canada, featuring essays by practitioners and scholars of hunting and by pro- and anti-hunting lobbyists. The result crosses the boundaries between scholarship and personal reflection, and between academia and advocacy. The essays collected here address important historical and contemporary issues regarding the culture and practice of hunting. Topics include hunting identities; hunting and The Culture of Hunting in Canada Edited by Jean L. Manore and Dale G. Miner Kiumajut [Talking Back] examines the struggle between Inuit of Canada’s North and Crown administration during critical decades in Inuit and Canadian history. Until the 1950s, Inuit lived free from government interference and control; in the next two dec- ades, an increasingly powerful northern administration sought to impose its policies and practices on Inuit communities. Drawing upon new material compiled from archival sources and oral interviews conducted during three seasons of community- based research, Peter Kulchyski and Frank Tester demonstrate how a deeply flawed set of scientific practices around counting animal populations led policy makers to develop strict policies that cur- tailed the activities of Inuit hunters. Animal management became a justification for controlling hunters and, in practice, was “hunter management.” However, as the administration attempted to im- pose its policies, Inuit resisted. Kulchyski and Tester look closely at Inuit legal challenges, petitions, and the activities of the first Inuit community council to trace how Inuit began to “talk back” to the Canadian state. Kiumajut examines a range of issues pertinent to community development in Nunavut. It will appeal to scholars and students in Native studies, political science, law, and geography, and it will engage a general reading public interested in the Canadian North. Peter Kulchyski is head of the Department of Native Studies at the University of Manitoba and the author of Like the Sound of a Drum, winner of the 2006 Alexander Kennedy Isbister Award. Frank Tester teaches in the Faculty of Social Work and Family Studies at the University of British Columbia. They are co- authors of Tammarniit [Mistakes]: Inuit Relocation in the Eastern Arctic, 1939–63. August 2007 328 pages, est., 6 x 9” Approx. 23 b/w photos, 1 map, 2 tables 0-7748-1241-9 / 978-0-7748-1241-2 NEW HARDCOVER $85.00 NATIVE STUDIES conservation; tensions between hunters and non-hunters and between Aboriginal and non- Aboriginal hunters; hunting ethics; debates over hunting practices and regulations; animal rights; and gun control. Jean L. Manore teaches history at Bishop’s University. Dale G. Miner is a partner in a research consulting business. 2006, 288 pages, 6 x 9” 7 b/w photos, 2 figures, 2 tables 0-7748-1293-1 / 978-0-7748-1293-1 HC $85.00 0-7748-1294-X / 978-0-7748-1294-8 NEW IN PAPER $29.95 order online: www.ubcpress.ca18 Let Right Be Done Aboriginal Title, the Calder Case, and the Future of Indigenous Rights Edited by Hamar Foster, Heather Raven, and Jeremy Webber Let Right Be Done is an invaluable collection of insightful essays on a crucial legal case that profoundly affected, and continues to influence, Canadian law. – J.R. (Jim) Miller, author, Reflections on Native-Newcomer Relations: Selected Essays This important book reminds us of the courage and determination of the Nisga’a people. The late Frank Calder held an unwavering belief in justice and, with his accomplished counsel, Thomas Berger, Q.C., broke the trail for indigenous legal claims in Canada. Let Right Be Done is of acute interest to all who want to understand the contemporary recognition of Aboriginal title, specialist and general reader alike. – Honourable Judge Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond, Representative for Children and Youth British Columbia Let Right Be Done examines the doctrine of Aboriginal title thirty years after the Supreme Court of Canada’s landmark Calder deci- sion. Contributors place Calder in its legal, historical, and politi- cal context by addressing pertinent issues: the relationship of acculturation to autonomy, the tension between Aboriginal title as a proprietary claim and as claim for jurisdiction over territory, the reconstitution of indigenous communities, the paradoxical relationship between the local and the universal in indigenous rights claims, and the future of indigenous/non-indigenous recon- ciliation. Let Right Be Done will appeal to specialists in Canadian Aboriginal law and treaty negotiation; scholars and students in law, history, political science, Native studies, and anthropology; and readers interested in the BC land question. Hamar Foster is Professor of Law at the University of Victoria. Heather Raven is Senior Lecturer in Law at the University of Victoria. Jeremy Webber holds the Canada Research Chair in Law and Society at the University of Victoria. LAW AND SOCIETY SERIES November 2007 360 pages, est., 13 b/w photos, 2 maps, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1403-9 / 978-0-7748-1403-4 NEW HARDCOVER $90.00 Indigenous Legal Traditions Edited by the Law Commission of Canada Although Indigenous peoples were the earli- est practitioners of law in Canada, their legal systems have often been ignored or overruled by non-Indigenous laws. Under colonial- ism, Indigenous legal traditions lost much of their influence. Today, however, they are recognized as vital for the preservation of the political autonomy of Aboriginal nations and the development of healthy communities, and they are being reinvigorated in many Aboriginal communities. The relationship between Indigenous and Canadian legal orders, the importance of In- digenous legal traditions for Aboriginal com- munities’ autonomy, and the ways in which these traditions might be recognized and given space in the Canadian legal landscape are common threads linking the essays in this collection. Examining different aspects of and models for the recognition of Indigenous legal orders, these essays address important issues relating to legal pluralism. Contributors include Dawnis Kennedy, Andrée Lajoie, Ghislain Otis, Ted Palys and Wenona Victor, Paulette Regan, and Perry Shawana. Spring 2007, 192 pages, est., 6 x 9” 0-7748-1370-9 / 978-0-7748-1370-9 HC $85.00 LEGAL DIMENSIONS SERIES LAW / NATIVE STUDIES order online: www.ubcpress.ca 19 The New Lawyer How Settlement Is Transforming the Practice of Law Julie Macfarlane Bar Codes Women in the Legal Profession Jean McKenzie Leiper Bar Codes offers compelling insights into the balancing act of career and family among professionals, specifically how the careers of women lawyers are shaped, undermined, or even derailed as personal biographies confront rigid professional structures. – Fiona Kay, co-editor of Diversity, Social Capital, and the Welfare State Bar Codes examines women lawyers’ attempts to reconcile their professional obligations with other aspects of their lives. It charts the life courses of women who constitute a first wave – an avant-garde – in a profession designed by men, for men, where formal codes of conduct and subtle cultural norms promote masculine values. A thorough analysis of women’s encounters with this culture provides some answers and raises more questions about the kinds of stresses that have become extreme in the lives of many Canadian women. Jean McKenzie Leiper is Professor Emerita at the Department of Sociology, King’s University College, University of Western Ontario. 2006, 256 pages, 3 tables, 1 figure, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1319-9 / 978-0-7748-1319-8 HC $85.00 0-7748-1320-2 / 978-0-7748-1320-4 NEW IN PAPER $29.95 LAW AND SOCIETY SERIES LAW AND SOCIETY This book is essential reading for all students of the continuing evolution of the legal profession. Julie Macfarlane offers a provocative and hopeful vision of the “new lawyer,” who recognizes the steep price of a single-minded devotion to adversarial advocacy and has chosen to embrace a more inclusive calling – conflict resolution advocacy. With Professor Macfarlane’s guidance, it may be possible to reclaim the pragmatic nobility of the legal profession. – Nancy A. Welsh, Professor of Law, Dickinson School of Law, The Pennsylvania State University The image of the adversarial “client warrior” dominates histori- cal notions of the lawyer. Indeed, a zealous commitment to client advocacy remains one of the core norms of the legal model. How- ever, structural changes, both in the justice system and the legal profession itself – in particular the shift towards conflict resolution rather than protracted litigation – have rendered the “warrior” no- tion obsolete. The new lawyer’s skills go beyond court battles to encompass negotiation, mediation, and restorative justice initiatives. Julie Macfarlane sets out the parameters of practitioners’ evolving roles, articulating legal and ethical complexities in a variety of contexts drawn from Canadian and American legal literature as well as rel- evant documents from other disciplines. The result is an extremely thoughtful exploration of the increasing impact of “alternative” consensus-seeking strategies on the lawyer-client relationship, as well as on the legal system itself. The New Lawyer will be of interest to lawyers, law professors, law students, members of professional regulatory bodies, mediators, justice officials, and anyone who works with lawyers. Julie Macfarlane is a professor in the Faculty of Law at the University of Windsor. LAW AND SOCIETY SERIES December 2007 320 pages, est., 6 x 9” 0-7748-1435-7 / 978-0-7748-1435-5 NEW HARDCOVER $85.00 order online: www.ubcpress.ca20 Criminal Artefacts Governing Drugs and Users Dawn Moore Criminal Artefacts is a significant contribu- tion to the fields of the sociology of gover- nance, punishment, and social problems. Moreover, it is a vital contribution to the current political debates regarding the best approaches to deal with the “drug problem” … Her work is original and will stimulate theoretical and political debates on current practices of rehabilitation or treatment in the criminal justice system. – Dany Lacombe, professor of sociology, Simon Fraser University Attitudes toward crime, criminals, and re- habilitation have shifted considerably, yet the idea that there is a causal link between drug addiction and crime prevails. As law reformers call for addiction treatment as a remedy to the failing war on drugs, it is also time to consider the serious implica- tions of joining legal and therapeutic practices in an assumedly benevolent bid to cure the offender. Inspired by the works of Foucault, Latour, and Goffman, Criminal Artefacts casts doubt on the assumption that drugs lie at the heart of crime. Case studies from drug treatment courts and addiction treatment programs illustrate the tensions between law and psychology, treatment and punish- ment, and conflicting theories of addiction. This interdisciplinary book will appeal to students, academics, and practitioners in law, social theory, criminology, criminal justice, addictions, cultural studies, sociol- ogy, and science studies. Dawn Moore is an assistant professor in the Department of Law, Carleton University. LAW AND SOCIETY SERIES September 2007 240 pages, est., 6 x 9” 0-7748-1395-4 / 978-0-7748-1395-2 NEW HARDCOVER $85.00 Judicial Decision Making in Child Sexual Abuse Cases Margaret M. Wright This is a rich research study of the arguments that trial and appeal court judges use in sentencing. It examines a variety of situations and people rarely encountered in the research literature, and successfully argues that sen- tences are still less affected by changes in laws than by judges’ values and interpretations of these laws. – Marge Reitsma-Street, Professor, Studies in Policy and Practice, University of Victoria In the 1980s, Canada witnessed a public outcry over child sexual abuse cases that were being reported in the media. Elected officials sought a remedy not through policy changes or other social mechanisms but rather through legal reforms. Amendments were made to the Criminal Code of Canada and sexual assault was redefined. The word “rape” was replaced with a continuum of sexual assault categories intended to reflect the full range of sexually intrusive behaviours. Most women’s groups, having fought for recognition of harm done to women and children, supported this legislation, though some questioned the approach. Margaret Wright examines how the courts have dealt with child sexual abuse cases since then and what effect the “resort to law” has had. Analyzing the sentencing phase of these cases, she demonstrates that although the laws may have changed, their interpretation still depends on the social construction of children at the court level and on judges’ own understanding of what constitutes child sexual abuse. Judicial Decision Making in Child Sexual Abuse Cases is a rich and detailed study of the court process that will be welcomed by students and scholars of law and society, social work, criminal justice, and social policy. Margaret M. Wright teaches in the School of Social Work and Family Studies at the University of British Columbia. Spring 2007, 208 pages, 6 x 9” 6 figures, 15 tables 0-7748-1264-8 / 978-0-7748-1264-1 NEW HARDCOVER $85.00 LAW AND SOCIETY order online: www.ubcpress.ca 21 Reaction and Resistance Feminism, Law, and Social Change Edited by Dorothy E. Chunn, Susan B. Boyd, and Hester Lessard This is an absolutely excellent collection that gets to the heart of a number of very important policy debates in Canada from a feminist legal perspective. The two major strands that weave through all of the papers – backlash and the effects of neoliberalism – are very important both theoretically and from an activist perspective. Greater understand- ing of how these larger social processes work will provide significant strength to scholarly and activist communities. – Professor Audrey Kobayashi, Queen’s Research Chair in the Department of Geography, Queen’s University The image of “backlash” is pervasive in contemporary debates about the impact of second-wave feminism on law and policy, but systematic research on the subject is lacking. Reaction and Resis- tance addresses that gap. It analyzes late 20th-century responses to feminism, and asks: to what extent does the concept of backlash accurately explain reactions to feminism over time? The contributors apply multidisciplinary insights to analyze reaction and resistance to feminism in different areas of law and policy, including child custody, child poverty, sexual harassment, and sexual assault. Collectively, their studies paint a more com- plicated, often contradictory, picture of feminism, law, and social change than the popular image of backlash suggests. Reaction and Resistance offers feminists and other activists empiri- cally grounded knowledge that can be used to develop legal and political strategies for change. Dorothy E. Chunn is a professor of sociology at Simon Fraser University. Susan B. Boyd is a professor of law and holds the Chair in Feminist Legal Studies at the University of British Columbia. Hester Lessard is an associate professor of law at the University of Victoria. October 2007 320 pages, est., 3 tables, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1411-X / 978-0-7748-1411-9 NEW HARDCOVER $85.00 LAW AND SOCIETY SERIES Poverty Rights, Social Citizenship, and Legal Activism Edited by Margot Young, Susan B. Boyd, Gwen Brodsky, and Shelagh Day This book represents a timely, engaging, and significant contribution to our understanding of the relationship between law, politics, and poverty. It will serve as a catalyst for debate over the future of social and economic rights in the welfare state. – Lorne Sossin, Faculty of Law, U. of Toronto Poverty investigates current trends in social, political, and legal anti-poverty activism. The authors challenge prevailing assumptions about the governments and accountability in the field of social and economic justice. Through their analysis of rights advocacy and the interconnectedness of law and politics, the contributors also demonstrate that the fight for social and economic justice is vibrant and of critical importance. Margot Young is an associate professor and Susan Boyd holds the Chair in Feminist Legal Studies in the Faculty of Law at the University of British Columbia. Gwen Brodsky and Shelagh Day are directors of the Poverty and Human Rights Centre in Vancouver. Spring 2007, 400 pages, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1287-7 / 978-0-7748-1287-0 HC $85.00 LAW AND SOCIETY SERIES LAW AND SOCIETY order online: www.ubcpress.ca22 Multiculturalism and the Canadian Constitution Edited by Stephen Tierney Canada has long held international acclaim for its success as a multicultural society and for its ability to manage diversity through a federal constitution. This collection of essays brings together scholars from law, political science, and history to trace the evolution of multiculturalism within the constitution and to explore issues central to modern debates on multicultural law and policy. Multiculturalism and the Canadian Constitution examines the con- stitutional, institutional, and legal aspects of two vital dimensions of “difference” in Canada: multiculturalism and federalism, and French-English relations. Contributors situate contemporary leg- islation and policy within historical and political context. While some debunk myths about the accommodation of diversity, others examine case studies of individuals and policies. Together, they ad- dress key components of the evolving Canadian story: the evolu- tion of multiculturalism within constitutional law and policy; the territorial dimension of federalism, which also embraces language policy; and the role that constitutional interpretation by the courts has played to construct and enhance Canada as a self-consciously multicultural state. This wide-ranging collection illustrates that multiculturalism is woven deeply into the fabric of the Canadian constitution. It will be of interest to students and scholars in law, political science, and public policy. Stephen Tierney is Reader in Law at the University of Edinburgh. Contributors include Dyane Adam, Daniel Bourgeois and Andrew F. Johnson, Marc Chevrier, Robert J. Currie, Jameson Doig, Kather- ine Eddy, Donald Forbes, Hugh Kindred, Will Kymlicka, Ian Peach, Joan Small, and Michael Temelini. LAW AND SOCIETY SERIES November 2007 256 pages, est., 6 x 9” 0-7748-1445-4 / 978-0-7748-1445-4 NEW HARDCOVER $85.00 Attitudinal Decision Making in the Supreme Court of Canada C.L. Ostberg and Matthew E. Wetstein In my estimation, this is the most comprehensive analysis of the individual voting patterns of Supreme Court justices to date. No other work ... provides as nuanced an analysis of the ideo- logical variances of the justices across a range of policy issues. Ostberg and Wetstein have clearly demonstrated that value preferences and ideological considerations structure the voting records of justices. – James B. Kelly, author, Governing with the Charter This important book adds much to our under- standing of both judicial decision making and the Supreme Court of Canada. The authors analyze the impact of the justices’ policy prefer- ences on their choices and ... offer insights on the ways that institutional attributes of courts shape the behaviour of their judges. – Lawrence Baum, author, The Puzzle of Judicial Behavior and Judges and Their Audiences C.L. Ostberg is a professor of political science and director of the pre-law program at the University of the Pacific. Matthew E. Wetstein is a professor of political science at Delta College, Stockton, California. Spring 2007, 288 pages, 6 x 9” 5 figures, 40 tables 0-7748-1311-3 / 978-0-7748-1311-2 HC $85.00 LAW AND SOCIETY SERIES LAW / POLITICS order online: www.ubcpress.ca 23 Negotiating Responsibility Law, Murder, and States of Mind Kimberley White The scholarship is both extensive and rigorous. This book will make a pioneering and important contribution to Canadian historiography and social science in the area of mental disorder and justice. – Michael Petrunik, Department of Criminology, University of Ottawa Negotiating Responsibility interrogates the socio-cultural, medical, and legal processes that shaped the meaning of criminal respon- sibility in early to mid 20th-century capital murder cases. This book complicates more generalized arguments about the historical relationship between law and psychiatry, the insanity defence, and the role of psychiatric expertise in criminal law cases. Using capital murder case files as the primary site of analysis, White examines how knowledge about criminal responsibility was produced, organized, and legitimized in and through institutional structures, politics of identity (including race, character, citizen- ship, and gender), and overlapping narratives of mind-state. In particular, she points to the more subtle, but deeply influential, ways in which common-sense thinking about crime, punishment, criminality, and human nature shaped the boundaries of expert knowledge at every stage of the judicial process. Negotiating Responsibility fills a void in Western socio-legal history scholarship and provides a critical point of reference from which to evaluate current criminal law practices and law reform initia- tives in Canada. It will be of interest to academics and students in the critical fields of law and society, history, criminology, and cultural studies. Kimberley White is an associate professor of law and society in the Division of Social Science at York University in Toronto. LAW AND SOCIETY SERIES Domestic Reforms Political Visions and Family Regulation in British Columbia, 1862–1940 Chris Clarkson This book tells a complicated story of family and welfare law reform within the context of British Columbia’s transformation from a British colonial enclave to a white settler Canadian province. – Dorothy E. Chunn, professor of sociology and co-director, Feminist Institute for Studies on Law and Society, Simon Fraser University Domestic Reforms examines the evolution of British Columbia’s family and welfare law reform against the backdrop of the province’s transformation from a colonial enclave to a white settler province. Chris Clarkson ex- amines three waves of property, inheritance, and maintenance law reform, arguing that each was related to a broader political vision intended to precipitate vast social and eco- nomic effects. He analyzes the impact of the legislation, with emphasis on the ambitions of regulated populations, the influence of the judiciary, and the social and fiscal concerns of generations of legislators and bureaucrats. Chris Clarkson teaches in the History Department at Okanagan College, British Columbia. Spring 2007, 304 pages, 1 table, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1350-4 / 978-0-7748-1350-1 HC $85.00 LAW AND SOCIETY SERIES LAW AND SOCIETY October 2007 208 pages, est., 4 tables, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1276-1 / 978-0-7748-1276-4 NEW HARDCOVER $85.00 order online: www.ubcpress.ca24 Defining Harm Religious Freedom and the Limits of the Law Lori G. Beaman Defining Harm offers a genealogy of religious freedom in a social climate of risk and fear. It is also the story of Bethany Hughes, a member of the Jehovah’s Witness, and her legal battle to define the parameters of her medical treatment. Hughes refused to accept blood transfusions prescribed by physicians as part of her treat- ment for cancer. The B.H. case, as it was known in the courts, reflects a particular moment in the socio-legal treatment of religious freedom, and it reveals the specific intersection of religious, medical, legal, and other discourses in the governance of the religious citizen. Draw- ing from literature on risk society, governance, feminist legal theo- ry, and religious rights, Defining Harm demonstrates how Bethany Hughes was denied her right to refuse treatment on the basis of her religious conviction as a Jehovah’s Witness or as a mature minor. A powerful examination of the governance of a religious citizen and of the limits of religious freedom, Defining Harm will appeal to scholars and students in law and the social sciences, as well as to activists, policy-makers, and general readers interested in the relationships among religion, law, and government. Lori G. Beaman is the Canada Research Chair in the Contex- tualization of Religion in a Diverse Canada at the University of Ottawa. LAW AND SOCIETY SERIES Defining Rights and Wrongs Bureaucracy, Human Rights, and Public Accountability Rosanna L. Langer Human rights agencies have been the subject of intense scrutiny, and sometimes criticism, over the past decade. There have been numerous studies, reports, and commissions across the country, but none of them ask the questions that this book asks about how the perceptions and values of the participants in the process shape the outcomes. This is important work that will add new information to the discourse around human rights reform and may lead it in new directions. – Tom Patch, Associate Vice President, Equity, University of British Columbia Rosanna L. Langer is an assistant professor in the Law and Justice Department at Lauren- tian University. Defining Rights and Wrongs investigates the day-to-day practices of low-level officials and intermediaries as they manage domestic human rights complaints. It documents how agency staff struggle to manage a huge body of claims within a system of restrictive rules but expansive definitions of discrimination. It also examines how independent human rights lawyers and advocacy organizations challenge human rights commissions and seek to radi- cally reform the existing commission/tribunal structure. Spring 2007, 208 pages, est., 6 x 9” 0-7748-1352-0 / 978-0-7748-1352-5 HC $85.00 LAW AND SOCIETY SERIES November 2007 256 pages, est., 6 x 9” 0-7748-1429-2 / 978-0-7748-1429-4 NEW HARDCOVER $85.00 LAW AND SOCIETY order online: www.ubcpress.ca 25 The Triumph of Citizenship The Japanese and Chinese in Canada, 1941–67 Patricia E. Roy Patricia E. Roy examines the climax of antipa- thy to Asians in Canada: the removal of all Japanese Canadians from the BC coast in 1942. Their free return was not allowed until 1949. Yet the war also brought increased respect for Chinese Canadians: they were enfranchised in 1947, and the federal govern- ment softened its ban on Chinese immigra- tion. The Triumph of Citizenship explains why Can- ada ignored the rights of Japanese Canadians and placed strict limits on Chinese immigra- tion. It explores how Japanese Canadians and their supporters in the human rights move- ment managed to halt “repatriation” to Ja- Hiroshima Immigrants in Canada, 1891–1941 Michiko Midge Ayukawa ASIAN CANADIAN STUDIES This social history of migration from Hiroshima to Canada tells the story of a community that was destroyed in 1942 but remains in the memories of a rapidly decreasing number of senior citizens. It describes the political, economic, and social circumstances that precipitated emigration from Hiroshima prefecture to Canada between 1891 and 1941, and it examines the lives and experiences of those who settled in western Canada. Starting with the history of the feudal fiefs of Aki and Bingo that were merged into Hiroshima prefecture, Ayukawa explains the im- migrants’ reasons for migration. Interviews with three generations of community members in Canada, as well as with those who never emigrated, supplement research on immigrant labour, the central role of women, and the challenges Canadian-born children faced as they navigated life between two cultures. Hiroshima Immigrants in Canada, 1891-1941 draws on both Japanese- and English-language sources. The author herself is a second-generation member of the community she is writing about. Scholars of Japanese Canadian history and culture, BC history, and diaspora and migration studies will find it informative; general readers will be interested in the cultures in question. Michiko Midge Ayukawa writes articles and gives talks on Japa- nese Canadian history. She lives in Victoria. December 2007 208 pages, est., 6 x 9” Approx. 14 b/w photos, 4 maps, 2 tables 0-7748-1431-4 / 978-0-7748-1431-7 NEW HARDCOVER $85.00 pan, and how Chinese Canadians successfully lobbied for the same rights as other Canadians to sponsor immigrants. The final triumph of citizenship came in 1967, when immigration regulations were overhauled and the last rem- nants of discrimination were removed. Patricia E. Roy is a professor emerita of histo- ry at the University of Victoria and a member of the Royal Society of Canada. Spring 2007, 400 pages, 6 x 9” 21 illustrations, 1 map, 2 tables 0-7748-1380-6 / 978-0-7748-1380-8 HC $85.00 order online: www.ubcpress.ca26 Voices Raised in Protest Defending North American Citizens of Japanese Ancestry, 1942–49 Stephanie Bangarth Voices Rising Asian Canadian Cultural Activism Xiaoping Li ASIAN CANADIAN STUDIES The removal and confinement of Japanese Americans and Japanese Canadians during the Second World War constituted the worst violations of citizenship rights in 20th-century North America. The book looks at this injustice by examining, in comparative context, citizen activism in defence of democracy on behalf of citizens of Japanese ancestry. Voices Raised in Protest examines the removal and deportation of persons of Japanese ancestry during the Second World War by highlighting how its meaning and impact diverged in Canada and the United States. Stephanie Bangarth begins with a comparative survey of removal and related policies, then analyzes the efforts and discourse of advocates and relevant court cases. Persons of Japanese ancestry were also active in their own defence: their critiques of the removal and deportation policies symbolized a growing interest in rights, which would provide a foundation for rights activism in subsequent years. Voices Raised in Protest is timely in light of today’s debates over ethnic and racial profiling, treatment of “enemy combatants,” and tensions between civil liberty and security imperatives. It will ap- peal to scholars and students in history, law, politics, and Asian Canadian/American studies, as well as to activists and general readers. Stephanie Bangarth is an assistant professor of history at King’s University College, University of Western Ontario. November 2007 304 pages, est., 6 x 9” 12 b/w photos, 1 map 0-7748-1415-2 / 978-0-7748-1415-7 NEW HARDCOVER $85.00 An immensely important book. As the first in- depth analysis of Asian Canadian artistic and cultural life, Voices Rising will be referred to in years to come as a definitive work. It is not only full of interesting characters, but contains a succinct historical narrative that explains the genesis of the Asian Canadian social and creative movements, and shows how they have responded to the Canadian nation and a global world. – Anthony Chan, author, Perpetually Cool Voices Rising examines Asian Canadian politi- cal and cultural activism in the late twentieth century around such issues as community building, identity making, racial equity, and social justice. Informed by a postcolonial cul- tural critique, Xiaoping Li draws on historical sources and compelling personal testimonies to show how culture acts as a means of en- gagement with the political and social world. Xiaoping Li is an independent researcher and professor in the Department of Sociology and Women’s Studies at Okanagan College, British Columbia. Spring 2007, 320 pages, 40 b/w photos, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1221-4 / 978-0-7748-1221-4 HC $85.00 0-7748-1222-1 / 978-0-7748-1222-1 NEW IN PAPER $29.95 order online: www.ubcpress.ca 27 Healing Henan Canadian Nurses at the North China Mission, 1888–1947 Sonya Grypma Tibet and Nationalist China’s Frontier Intrigues and Ethnopolitics, 1928–49 Hsiao-ting Lin Hsiao-ting Lin’s insightful, carefully documented book describes the Nationalist regime’s evolving attempts to move from ‘imagined sovereignty’ to nation building in its relationship with a de facto independent Tibet. Including valuable comparisons with Xinjiang and Mongolia, Lin reshapes the history of modern China’s relations with its vast frontiers. This is an original and noteworthy contribution to our understanding of the creation of today’s China. – Jonathan Lipman, author, Familiar Strangers: A History of Muslims in Northwest China In this groundbreaking study, Hsiao-ting Lin demonstrates that the Chinese frontier was the subject neither of concerted aggression on the part of a centralized and indoctrinated ASIAN STUDIES While volumes have been written about the Protestant mission- ary movement in China, scant attention has been paid to the role of nursing and nurses in these missions. Set against a backdrop of war and revolution, Healing Henan brings sixty years of missionary nursing out of the shadows by examining how Canadian nurses shaped the landscape of health care in the province of Henan and how China, in turn, influenced the nature of missionary nursing. From the time Presbyterian missionaries arrived in China in 1888 until the abrupt closure of the North China Mission in 1947, Canadian nurses were a ubiquitous presence in Henan. As China underwent a tumultuous transition from a dynastic kingdom to an independent republic, Canadian nurses advanced a version of hospital-based nursing education and practice that rivaled modern nursing care in Canada. Healing Henan offers a fresh perspective on China missions and the global expansion of professional nursing. As the first comprehen- sive study of missionary nursing in China, it will be of particular interest to nurses and missionaries, and to historians of Canada, China, nursing, medicine, women’s work, and missions. Sonya Grypma is an associate professor at the University of Lethbridge School of Health Sciences. Chinese government nor of an ideologically driven nationalist ethnopolitics. Instead, Nationalist sovereignty over Tibet and other border regions was the result of rhetorical grandstanding by Chiang Kai-shek and his regime. Tibet and Nationalist China’s Frontier is invaluable for understanding past and present China-Tibet relations. Hsiao-ting Lin is a Visiting Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University. 2006, 304 pages, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1301-6 / 978-0-7748-1301-3 HC $85.00 0-7748-1302-4 / 978-0-7748-1302-0 NEW IN PAPER $32.95 CONTEMPORARY CHINESE STUDIES SERIES December 2007 288 pages, est., 6 x 9” Approx. 44 b/w photos, 1 map, 1 table 0-7748-1399-7 / 978-0-7748-1399-0 NEW HARDCOVER $85.00 order online: www.ubcpress.ca28 Village China at War The Impact of Resistance to Japan, 1937–1945 Dagfinn Gatu The Chinese State at the Borders Edited by Diana Lary This groundbreaking study on how Chinese communism was forged in the furnace of the anti-Japanese war centres on North China, where the Chinese Communist Party took root, secured most of its recruits, faced Japanese military campaigns, and later expanded to conquer China. The story of the Chinese Communist movement’s wartime expansion is well known, yet the nature of this expansion remains disputed. In Village China at War, Dagfinn Gatu focuses on how the Party combined two objectives to build mass resistance to the Japanese: socio-economic and political restructuring in favour of the poor, and the forging of a rural, grassroots front composed of all social strata. Dagfinn stresses how party ambitions were constrained by the Japanese army, economic burdens, peasant attitudes, and a shortage of trained cadres. The movement expanded too rapidly for the Party to exert more than a weak or mediated vanguard function, but it had a broad, if uneven, redistributive impact on power resources, raising the prospect of future revolution. Village China at War examines a set of interrelated issues pertaining to Communist base areas in North China that will appeal to histo- rians, political scientists, and general readers interested in modern China, the Sino-Japanese War, and the Second World War. Dagfinn Gatu works at Japan Women’s University in Tokyo. This book is of great importance in helping to reshape our conceptions of China as a spatial entity . . . The Chinese State at the Borders makes a highly significant contribution to the surprisingly scanty literature on China’s borders, and extends its reach beyond that through comparative examples. – Naomi Standen, co-editor of Frontiers in Question: Eurasian Borderlands, 700-1700 The People’s Republic of China claims 22,000 kilometres of land borders and 18,000 kilo- metres of coastline. How did this vast country come into being? The state credo describes an ancient process of cultural expansion, where border peoples gratefully accepted Chinese high culture. But why has the “centre” so of- ten been compelled to maintain control over its border regions? The essays in this volume look at this relationship over a long time span, questioning whether the process of expansion was a benevolent civilizing mission. Diana Lary is a professor emerita of history at the University of British Columbia. Spring 2007, 352 pages, 6 x 9” 6 maps, 2 tables, 1 figure 0-7748-1333-4 / 978-0-7748-1333-4 HC $85.00 CONTEMPORARY CHINESE STUDIES SERIES September 2007 528 pages, est., 1 map, tables, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1457-8 / 978-0-7748-1457-7 NEW HARDCOVER $85.00 North American rights only ASIAN STUDIES order online: www.ubcpress.ca 29 Resisting Manchukuo Chinese Women Writers and the Japanese Occupation Norman Smith Teachers’ Schools and the Making of the Modern Chinese Nation-State, 1897–1937 Xiaoping Cong lives, careers, and literary legacies of seven prolific Chinese women writers during the period. Smith shows how a complex blend of fear and freedom produced an environment in which Chinese women writers could articulate dissatisfaction with the overtly patriarchal and imperialist nature of the Japanese cultural agenda while working in close association with colonial institutions. The first book in English on women’s history in twentieth-century Manchuria, Resisting Manchukuo adds to a growing literature that challenges traditional understandings of Japanese colonialism. It will be of interest to those who study the history of East Asia, imperialism, and women. Norman Smith is an assistant professor of history at the University of Guelph. CONTEMPORARY CHINESE STUDIES SERIES This is a pathbreaking book. Norman Smith paints a complex and highly nuanced picture of a colonial society, which, for decades, has only been examined in starkly nationalist categories. One of the very first social histories of the Japanese occupation in the cities, Resisting Manchukuo is an artful blend of literary analysis and fascinating social history. – Rana Mitter, author, A Bitter Revolution Dealing with unexplored topics that have been virtually ignored until now, Norman Smith illuminates new worlds for us. He casts light on what life was like for the Chinese living under Japanese rule and, surprisingly, the degree to which literary figures were able to thwart Japanese censorship. – Ronald Suleski, author, Civil Government in Warlord China Norman Smith reveals the literary world of Japanese-occupied Manchuria (Manchukuo, 1932-45) and examines the A major contribution to the study of teachers’ schools in Republican China. Xiaoping Cong’s work helps us understand why China’s rural society and lasting feudal structure were transformed and dismantled during the Republican period and also what led to the success of the Chinese Communist Party in 1949. – George Wei, author, Sino-American Economic Relations, 1944-49 Teachers’ Schools and the Making of the Mod- ern Chinese Nation-State is an innovative account of educational and social trans- formations in politically tumultuous early twentieth-century China. It focuses on the unique nature of Chinese teachers’ schools, which bridged Chinese and Western ide- als, and the critical role that these schools played in the changes sweeping Chinese society. It also documents their role in the empowerment of women and the produc- tion of grassroots forces leading to the Communist Revolution. Teachers’ Schools and the Making of the Modern Chinese Nation-State will attract attention from scholars in Asian studies, Chinese history, educational history, and comparative studies; it will also appeal to graduate and undergraduate students in these fields. Xiaoping Cong is an assistant professor of history at the University of Houston. CONTEMPORARY CHINESE STUDIES SERIES Spring 2007, 216 pages, 6 x 9” 25 b/w photos 0-7748-1335-0 / 978-0-7748-1335-8 HC $85.00 Spring 2007, 320 pages, 6 x 9” 17 tables, 1 map 0-7748-1347-4 / 978-0-7748-1347-1 HC $85.00 ASIAN STUDIES order online: www.ubcpress.ca30 Creating Postwar Canada Community, Diversity, and Dissent, 1945–75 Edited by Magda Fahrni and Robert Rutherdale Canada and the British World Culture, Migration, and Identity Edited by Phillip Buckner and R. Douglas Francis Postwar Canada is more complex than stereotypes of Cold War conformity and sixties rebellion suggest. Creating Postwar Canada showcases new research that explores how Canadian communities were imagined and reimagined from the end of the Second World War to the Oil Crisis of the 1970s. Contributors to the first half of the collection consider evolving definitions of the nation, revealing parallels between national- ist awakenings in Québec, Acadian New Brunswick, and English Canada. They examine how Canada was reimagined to include both the Canadian North and landscapes structured by trade and commerce. By analyzing debates on shopping hours, professional striptease, the “provider” role of fathers, interracial adoption, sexu- ality on campus, and illegal drug use, contributors to the second half examine postwar Canada’s diverse symbols and battlegrounds. Creating Postwar Canada sheds light on an under-examined era in Canadian history; it also contributes to the historiography of nationalism, gender and the family, consumer cultures, and countercultures. It will appeal to historians, students, and readers interested in postwar Canada and the history of Canadian identity and culture. Magda Fahrni is a member of the Department of History at the Université du Québec à Montréal. Robert Rutherdale is a member of the Department of History and Philosophy at Algoma University College, Laurentian University. December 2007 448 pages, est., 14 b/w photos, 1 map, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1384-9 / 978-0-7748-1384-6 NEW HARDCOVER $90.00 Canada and the British World surveys Canada’s national history through a British lens. In a series of essays focusing on the social, cultur- al, and intellectual aspects of Canadian iden- tity over more than a century, the complex and evolving relationship between Canada and the larger British World is revealed. Examining the transition from the strong belief of nineteenth-century Canadians in the British character of their country to the realities of modern multicultural Canada, this book eschews nostalgia in its endeavour to understand the dynamic and complicated society in which Canadians did and do live. Candid and ambitious, Canada and the British World is recommended reading for historians and scholars of colonialism and nationalism, as well as anyone interested in what it really means to be Canadian. Phillip Buckner is Professor Emeritus at the University of New Brunswick and a senior research fellow at the Institute of Common- wealth Studies in London. R. Douglas Francis is a professor of history at the University of Calgary. 2006, 368 pages, 1 table, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1305-9 / 978-0-7748-1305-1 HC $85.00 0-7748-1306-7 / 978-07748-1306-8 NEW IN PAPER $34.95 CANADIAN HISTORY order online: www.ubcpress.ca 31 Alliance and Illusion Canada and the World, 1945–1984 Robert Bothwell Guarding the Gates The Canadian Labour Movement and Immigration, 1872–1934 David Goutor  CANADIAN HISTORY A book of great sophistication – fluently composed, and with flare; wearing its con- siderable learning lightly; and written by an author in full command of his field. Not only is it the first sustained historical treatment of Canadian foreign policy post-war, but it is also a rumination on the Canadian condi- tion in years of achievement and fragility, a paradox that Bothwell captures brilliantly. Every page crackles with good writing and good sense. – Norman Hillmer, co-author, From Umpire to Empire: Canada and the World into the Twenty-First Century Alliance and Illusion is the definitive assess- ment of Canadian foreign policy in the modern era. A nuanced study of Canada’s political leaders and the international influ- ences that have driven external affairs, it gives invaluable context to today’s policy dilemmas. Alliance and Illusion is essential reading for Canadian foreign policy-makers, analysts, scholars, and students. Accessible and en- gaging, it will also engage Canadian history and foreign affairs enthusiasts. Robert Bothwell is one of Canada’s foremost historians and a leading expert on Canadian international relations. He holds the May Gluskin Chair in Canadian History at the University of Toronto, where he is Director of the international relations program at Trinity College. He is author of The New Penguin History of Canada, as well as Canada and the United States; Canada and Quebec; and The Big Chill. Guarding the Gates provides intriguing historical insight into one of Canada’s most pressing contemporary social issues. Anyone interested in immigration, the labour market, multiculturalism, or racism will benefit from reading this thought-provoking book. – Gregory S. Kealey, founding editor of Labour/Le Travail and author, Workers and Canadian History Essential reading for anyone seeking to understand the history of racism and human rights in Canada. David Goutor perceptively analyses the racialization of various groups, in conjunction with the forging of certain forms of class and gender identities. His informative and sensitive book also sheds light on the history of labour politics, social reform, immigration policy, and the politics of nation- building. – Ruth A. Frager, co-author, Discounted La- bour: Women Workers in Canada, 1870-1939 Spring 2007, 480 pages, 6.625 x 9.5” 0-7748-1368-7 / 978-0-7748-1368-6 HC $85.00 Spring 2007, 288 pages, 6 x 9” 10 illustrations 0-7748-1364-4 / 978-0-7748-1364-8 HC $85.00 From the 1870s until the Great Depression, immigration was often the question of the hour in Canada. Politicians, the media, and an array of interest groups viewed it as essential to nation-building, developing the economy, and shaping Canada’s social and cultural character. One of the groups most determined to influence public debate and government policy on the issue was organized labour, and unionists were often relentless critics of immigrant recruitment. Guarding the Gates is the first detailed study of Canadian labour leaders’ approach to immigration, a key battleground in struggles between different political fac- tions within the labour movement. David Goutor is a Canadian historian and an assistant professor in the Labour Studies Programme at McMaster University. order online: www.ubcpress.ca32 Betrayed Scandal, Politics, and Canadian Naval Leadership Richard Mayne Battle Grounds The Canadian Military and Aboriginal Lands P. Whitney Lackenbauer “Here Is Hell” Canada’s Engagement in Somalia Grant Dawson A triumph of masterful research and brilliant in- tuitive analysis, woven into compelling narrative and a dramatic confrontation. – John Griffith Armstrong, author, The Halifax Explosion and the Royal Canadian Navy In January 1944, Vice Admiral Percy Walker Nelles was fired from his position as head of the Royal Canadian Navy. Betrayed reveals the true story behind the dismissal. A divisive power struggle between two elite groups within the RCN pitted the Navy’s regular of- ficers against a small group of self-appointed spokesmen for the voluntary naval reserve. Threats of public scandal, mass insurrection, and political intimidation caused one of the worst breakdowns in Canadian civil-mili- tary relations, revealing complex aspects of military leadership. This fascinating investiga- tion into the machinations of a divided navy tackles important questions of military profes- sionalism and leadership. Richard O. Mayne is a historian with the Department of National Defence’s Directorate of History and Heritage in Ottawa. 2006, 296 pages, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1295-8 / 978-0-7748-1295-5 HC $85.00 0-7748-1296-6 / 978-0-7748-1296-2 PB $29.95 STUDIES IN CANADIAN MILITARY HISTORY. PUBLISHED BY UBC PRESS IN ASSOCIATION WITH THE CANADIAN WAR MUSEUM In this impeccably researched and sensitively written study, Whitney Lackenbauer provides valuable insights into how Canada’s military had used, and misused, Aboriginal lands through the twentieth century. – Jonathan Vance, author, Building Canada Base closures, use of airspace for weapons testing and low-level flying, environmental awareness, and Aboriginal land claims have focused attention in recent years on the use of Native lands for military training. But is the military’s interest in Aboriginal lands new? Battle Grounds analyzes a century of government-Aboriginal interaction and nego- tiation to explore how the Canadian military came to use Aboriginal lands for training. It examines what the process reveals about the relationship between governments and Native communities, and how increasing Aboriginal assertiveness and activism have affected the issue. P. Whitney Lackenbauer is an assistant pro- fessor of history at St. Jerome’s University. 2006, 368 pages, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1315-6 / 978-0-7748-1315-0 HC $85.00 0-7748-1316-4 / 978-0-7748-1316-7 PB $29.95 STUDIES IN CANADIAN MILITARY HISTORY. PUBLISHED BY UBC PRESS IN ASSOCIATION WITH THE CANADIAN WAR MUSEUM An engaging read for scholars and those in the military ... It will likely be among the touchstone works in the evolving debate in the field, both challenging and challenged by other writers and historians. – Chris Madsen, author, Another Kind of Justice For many Canadians, events during the mis- sion to Somalia in the early 1990s remain a stain on our reputation as one of the world’s most respected peacekeeping nations. Grant Dawson’s analysis of political, diplomatic, and military decision making avoids a narrow focus on the shocking offences of a few Cana- dian soldiers, deftly investigating the broader context of the deployment. Dawson draws on interviews with key partici- pants and documents made available under the Access to Information Act. He shows how media pressure, government optimism about the United Nations, and the Canadian tradi- tions of multilateralism and peacekeeping all helped to determine the level, length, and tenor of the country’s operations in Somalia. Grant Dawson teaches political science at Carleton University and history at the University of Ottawa. 2006, 268 pages, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1297-4 / 978-0-7748-1297-9 HC $85.00 0-7748-1298-2 / 978-0-7748-1298-6 PB $29.95 MILITARY HISTORY order online: www.ubcpress.ca 33 Nutrition Policy in Canada, 1870-1939 Aleck Samuel Ostry An Officer and a Lady Canadian Military Nursing and the Second World War Cynthia Toman During the Second World War, more than 4,000 civilian nurses enlisted as Nursing Sisters, a specially-created all-female officers’ rank of the Canadian Armed Forces. They served in various medi- cal and surgical settings, all three armed force branches, and all major theatres of war as well as in Canada, Newfoundland, the United States and South Africa. Yet, in spite of their importance, military nurses and nursing as a form of war work have long been under-examined. An Officer and a Lady examines nurses’ experiences and their contribution toward “winning the war” through the salvage of sick and injured soldiers. From feminist and social history perspectives, Cynthia Toman explores how gender, war, and medical technology intersected to create legitimate feminine spaces within the mascu- line environment of the military. She interrogates the incongrui- ties and ambivalences involved in military nurses’ work, including conflicting gendered expectations as “officers and ladies,” and the contingency of military nursing “for the duration” only. Nurses’ experiences offer alternative perspectives on persistent de- bates about the causes, politics, and strategies of war. Their stories will interest diverse audiences: students and professionals in the healthcare fields; nursing and medical historians; and scholars and readers of women’s history, military history, and Canadian history. Cynthia Toman is an assistant professor of nursing and is Associ- ate Director of the Associated Medical Services Nursing History Research Unit at the University of Ottawa. STUDIES IN CANADIAN MILITARY HISTORY Published by UBC Press in association with the Canadian War Museum November 2007 320 pages, est., 6 x 9” Approx. 39 photos, 7 tables 0-7748-1447-0 / 978-0-7748-1447-8 NEW HARDCOVER $85.00 Nutrition Policy in Canada, 1870-1939, ex- amines the beginnings and early evolution of nutrition policy developments, mainly at the federal level, from the late 19th century to the beginning of the Second World War. It outlines the development of a national system of food safety and surveillance, the federal government’s early policy focus on infant feeding, and the factors leading to the establishment of a national dietary standard. Aleck Ostry shows how the medical profes- sion became actively involved in dispensing nutritional advice during the interwar years. He surveys these early developments in the context of changing food security concerns, particularly during the challenging economic times of the 1930s, when, paradoxically, the health status of the population improved dra- matically in spite of widespread hardship. Aleck S. Ostry holds a Canada Research Chair and is an associate professor in the Faculty of Human and Social Development at the University of Victoria, British Columbia. 2006, 160 pages, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1327-X / 978-0-7748-1327-3 HC $85.00 0-7748-1328-8 / 978-0-7748-1328-0 NEW IN PAPER $34.95 MILITARY HISTORY order online: www.ubcpress.ca34 November 2007 400 pages, est., 6 x 9” 21 b/w photos, 2 maps 0-7748-1366-0 / 978-0-7748-1366-2 NEW HARDCOVER $85.00 At the Far Reaches of Empire is a career biography of Spanish naval explorer and administrator Juan Francisco de la Bodega y Quadra. Bodega voyaged to the Northwest Coast in 1775 and 1779, where he com- manded coastal exploration, befriended Chief Maquinna, and met with George Vancouver to settle the Nootka Sound con- troversy between Spain and Britain. Bodega y Quadra’s accomplishments place him in the company of Bering, Cook, Van- couver, La Pérouse, and Malaspina. Free- man Tovell’s thorough and nuanced study presents this “gentleman officer” of Spain’s Enlightened Navy as a key participant in the history of the Northwest Coast and adopts a positive view of Bodega’s achieve- ments. As a Peruvian criollo, Bodega chal- lenged the European image that Creoles lacked the patronage connections necessary to achieve success in the Spanish Navy. Throughout his career, Bodega exhibited drive, initiative, and dogged determina- tion that forced his superiors to recognize his accomplishments. The book concludes with revelations about Bodega’s private life, including his debts, tragic illness, and death. As the most complete study of Bodega and his epoch, this book will be of interest to historians and others interested in Spanish and maritime history and exploration, BC history, and Northwest Coast First Nations history. Freeman M. Tovell is a retired diplomat and historian who lives in Victoria, British Columbia. At the Far Reaches of Empire The Life of Juan Francisco de la Bodega y Quadra Freeman M. Tovell Working Girls in the West Representations of Wage-Earning Women in Western Canada Lindsey McMaster In turn-of-the-century Canada, young women who entered the paid workforce became the focus of intense public debate. Young wage-earning women – “working girls” – embodied all that was unnerving and unnatural about modern times: the disintegration of the family, the indepen- dence of women, and the unwholesome- ness of city life. These anxieties were amplified in the West. Long after eastern Canada was considered settled and urbanized, the West continued to be represented as a “frontier” where the idea of the region as a “society in-the- making” added resonance to the idea of the working girl as social pioneer. Using an innovative interpretive approach that centres on literary representation, Lindsey McMaster examines the working-girl hero- ine of literature alongside social documents and newspaper accounts of her everyday counterparts. Working Girls in the West heightens our understanding of a figure that fired the imagination of writers and observers in her day. Taking a fresh look at the working heroines of western Canadian poetry, prose, and fic- tion, Working Girls in the West will appeal to scholars and students of Canadian history, literature, and women’s studies. Lindsey McMaster earned a PhD in Eng- lish from the University of British Colum- bia. Her research focuses on early Canadian women writers. November 2007 160 pages, est., 6 x 9” 0-7748-1455-1 / 978-0-7748-1455-3 NEW HARDCOVER $85.00 HISTORY / GENDER STUDIES order online: www.ubcpress.ca 35 No Place to Go Local Histories of the Battered Women’s Shelter Movement Nancy Janovicek Cinematic Howling Women’s Films, Women’s Film Theories Hoi F. Cheu In the 1970s, the women’s movement made wife battering a political issue. Women across Canada organized transition houses and safe homes to provide a sanctuary for women and children who were fleeing violent families. Transition houses were more than emergency shelters: they were hubs of a movement to change attitudes about domestic violence and to lobby for legislation and policy to protect women. No Place to Go centres on the women’s shelter movement in small cities and rural communities across Canada. Based on local histories of women’s activism in Thunder Bay, Kenora, Nelson, and Moncton, it includes Aboriginal women’s activism in northwestern Ontario, and examines the political and cultural connections between family violence and colonization. Nancy Janovicek makes the case for using local histories as a foundation to write the history of the contemporary women’s movement. No Place to Go is the first history of the battered women’s shelter movement in Canada. It will appeal to readers interested in women’s history, women’s studies, and public policy. Nancy Janovicek teaches history at the University of Calgary. October 2007 160 pages, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1421-7 / 978-0-7748-1421-8 NEW HARDCOVER $85.00 A timely and important book for feminist film and cultural studies. Cheu is sensitive to the films and literature he treats. He posits an original framework for thinking about women’s writing and for situating feminist debates on gender identity and writing within theories of transnational culture and politics. – Janine Marchessault, Canada Research Chair in Art and Digital Media, York University Cinematic Howling presents a refreshingly un- orthodox framework for feminist film studies. Instead of criticizing mainstream movies from feminist perspectives, Hoi Cheu focuses on women’s filmmaking itself. Integrating systems theory and feminist aesthetics in his close readings of films and screenplays by women, he considers how women engage the process of storytelling in cinema. The impor- tance of these films, he argues, is not merely that they reflect women’s perceptions, but that they have the power to reframe experiences and thus to transform life. A teaching guide for Cinematic Howling is available online at www.ubcpress.ca. Hoi F. Cheu is the Director of the Centre for Humanities Research and Creativity at Laurentian University. Spring 2007, 216 pages, 6 x 9” 10 b/w photos, 5 figures 0-7748-1378-4 / 978-0-7748-1378-5 HC $85.00 HISTORY / GENDER / FILM STUDIES order online: www.ubcpress.ca36 Sex Workers in the Maritimes Talk Back Leslie Ann Jeffrey and Gayle MacDonald Hard-hitting in its analysis, ethical and nuanced in its use of interview material ... an excellent book. Finally, there’s a study of prostitution in the Maritimes, which also contributes to and extends the global dialogue. A truly engaging read. – Shannon Bell, author, Reading, Writing, and Rewriting the Prostitute Body In this book, Leslie Ann Jeffrey and Gayle MacDonald interview sex workers in three Maritime cities and those who work around them: police, health-care providers, commu- nity workers/advocates, members of neigh- bourhood associations, and politicians. The sex workers discuss such issues as violence and safety, health and risk, politics and policy, media influence, and public percep- tion, portraying the best and the worst facets of their working lives and expressing senti- ments refreshingly at odds with commonly held opinions. Leslie Ann Jeffrey is the author of Sex and Borders: Gender, National Identity, and Prostitution Policy in Thailand. Gayle MacDonald is the editor of Feminism, Law, Inclusion: Intersectionality in Action. 2006, 288 pages, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1331-8 / 978-0-7748-1331-0 HC $85.00 0-7748-1332-6 / 978-0-7748-1332-7 NEW IN PAPER $29.95 The Manly Modern Masculinity in Postwar Canada Christopher Dummitt How did one act like a modern man in post- war Canada? With a great deal of difficulty. During the Great Depression and Second World War, many men were first out of work and then away from their families. After the war came, attempts were made to re-establish the traditional gender hierarchy by empha- sizing men’s modernity, allegedly superior rationality, and ability to handle risk, but the strategy had contradictory repercussions. The Manly Modern traces the history of what happened when men’s supposed modernity became one of their defining features. Through a series of case studies covering such diverse subjects as car culture, mountaineer- ing, war veterans, murder trials, and a bridge Sexing the Teacher School Sex Scandals and Queer Pedagogies Sheila L. Cavanagh collapse, Christopher Dummitt argues that the very idea of what it meant to be modern was gendered. A strong current of anti-modernist sentiment bubbled just beneath the surface of postwar masculinity, creating rumblings about the state of modern manhood that, ironically, mirrored the tensions that burst forth in 1960s gender radicalism. Christopher Dummitt is Lecturer in Canadi- an Studies at the Institute for the Study of the Americas at the University of London. Spring 2007, 232 pages, 1 b/w photo, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1274-5 / 978-0-7748-1274-0 HC $85.00 SEXUALITY STUDIES SERIES Sexing the Teacher is extremely provocative, original, and insightful ... It is edgy, timely, and intellectually muscular. Cavanagh mines very fertile ground in a topical, theoretically rich fashion. – Becki Ross, author, The House That Jill Built Sexing the Teacher is a provocative study of public and professional responses to female teacher sex scandals in Canada, the United States, and Britain. Sheila Cavanagh exam- ines the moral and professional panic over sexual transgressions in the educational milieu by analyzing several sensationalized legal cases, including those of Mary Kay Letourneau, Amy Gehring, and Heather Ingram. Timely, original, and controversial, Sexing the Teacher will appeal to scholars and students in education, sociology, gender, sexu- ality, and cultural studies, as well as to general readers interested in the sensationalism over school sex scandals that has dominated recent headlines. Sheila L. Cavanagh is an associate professor of sociology at York University. Spring 2007, 240 pages, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1374-1 / 978-0-7748-1374-7 HC $85.00 SEXUALITY STUDIES SERIES SEXUALITY / GENDER STUDIES order online: www.ubcpress.ca 37 EDUCATION / SOCIAL WORK Multicultural Education Policies in Canada and the United States Edited by Reva Joshee and Lauri Johnson This is an enormously important book, highly original and provocative. The scholarship is impeccable and the entire volume is artfully con- structed. It should serve as standard fare in any educational policy library for many years. – Catherine A. Lugg, author, Kitsch: From Education to Public Policy This collection uses a dialogical approach to examine responses to increasing cultural and racial diversity in Canada and the United States. It compares and contrasts founda- tional myths and highlights the sociopolitical contexts that affect the conditions of citizen- ship, access to education, and inclusion of diverse cultural knowledge and languages in educational systems. This book will interest readers in the areas of multiculturalism, education, public policy, and ethnic studies, and will be valuable to policy developers and activists in the fields of equity and diversity. Reva Joshee is an associate professor of educational theory and policy at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto. Lauri Johnson is an associate professor of Educational Leadership and Policy at the University of Buffalo. Spring 2007, 272 pages, 6 x 9” 2 figures, 3 tables 0-7748-1325-3 / 978-0-7748-1325-9 HC $85.00 People, Politics, and Child Welfare in British Columbia traces the evolution of policies and programs intended to protect children in BC from neglect and abuse. Analyzing this evolution reveals that child protection policy and practice has reflected the priorities of politicians and public servants in power. With few exceptions, efforts to establish effective programs have focused on structural arrangements, staffing responsibilities, and rules to regulate the practice of child welfare workers. Contributors to this book conclude that these attempts have been unsuccessful thus far because they have failed to address the impact of poverty on clients. The need to People, Politics, and Child Welfare in British Columbia Edited by Leslie T. Foster and Brian Wharf  respect the cultural traditions and values of First Nations clients has also been ignored. Effective services require recognizing and remedying poverty’s impact, establishing community control over services, and developing a radically different approach to the day-to-day practice of child welfare workers. Leslie Foster teaches in the Faculty of Human and Social Development at the University of Victoria, and Brian Wharf is professor emeritus in the same faculty. Spring 2007, 304 pages, 6 x 9” 13 figures, 10 tables 0-7748-1372-5 / 978-0-7748-1372-3 HC $85.00 Supporting Indigenous Children’s Development Community-University Partnerships Jessica Ball and Alan Pence This book describes a unique approach to cur- riculum … that creates community-based, face- to-face learning to meet the needs and interests of the community while advancing post-second- ary education credentials. – Judith L. Evans, UNICEF Consultant on Early Childhood Care and Development The book’s heart is the stories, told in multiple voices, of seven university-tribal partnerships. A timely contribution to strategies for action worldwide and to educational theory applicable in cross-cultural settings. – Elizabeth Jones, Faculty of Human Development, Pacific Oaks College, California This book tells the story of an unexpected partnership initiated by an Aboriginal tribal council with the University of Victoria’s School of Child and Youth Care. The partner- ship has produced a new approach to profes- sional education, one in which community leaders are co-constructors of the curriculum, and implementation procedes only if both parties are present and engaged. Jessica Ball and Alan Pence are professors in the School of Child and Youth Care. 2006, 152 pages, 4 figures, 6 x 9” 0-7748-1230-3 / 978-0-7748-1230-6 HC $85.00 0-7748-1231-1 / 978-0-7748-1231-3 NEW IN PAPER $34.95 order online: www.ubcpress.ca38 Wayne Lynch is the author of numerous award-winning books and television documentaries. One of Canada’s most widely published photographers, his books include Wild Birds across the Prairies; Mountain Bears; and Penguins of the World. He lives in Calgary. October 2007 256 pages, 9 x 11” 188 colour photographs, 19 maps 0-7748-1459-4 / 978-0-7748-1459-1 NEW HARDCOVER $44.95 Canadian rights only Owls of the United States and Canada A Complete Guide to Their Biology and Behavior Wayne Lynch Lynch is among a select group of North America’s very best natural history writers and photographers. In Owls of the United States and Canada he showcases both of these talents and reveals a wealth of knowledge about owl biology. Anyone interested in these fascinat- ing birds will treasure this book for years to come. – Brian E. Small, Birding Magazine There is no group of birds more mysterious and fascinating than owls. They have become the stuff of lore and legend – from the Roman myth that an owl foot can reveal secrets to the First Na- tions belief that an owl feather could give a newborn better night vision. But the truth about owls is much more exciting. In this gorgeous book, celebrated natural history writer and wildlife photographer Wayne Lynch reveals the secrets of these elusive species with stunning photographs, personal anecdotes, and accessible science. The photos alone are masterpieces. Unlike most published owl photos, the majority of these were taken in the wild – a product of the author-photographer’s incredible knowledge and patience. Lynch complements the photos with facts about anatomy, habi- tat, diet, and family life. For each of nineteen species inhabiting Canada and the United States, he provides a range map and a brief discussion of its distribution, population size, and status. Lynch debunks myths about owls’ “supernatural” powers of sight and hearing, discusses courtship rituals, and offers personal tips for finding them in the wild. From the great horned to the tiny elf owl, this amazing volume captures the beauty and mystery of these charismatic birds of prey. The Inner Bird Anatomy and Evolution Gary W. Kaiser The Inner Bird introduces readers to the avian skeleton, then moves beyond anatomy to discuss the relationships between birds and dinosaurs and other early ancestors. Gary Kaiser examines the challenges scientists face in understanding avian evolution – even re- cent advances in biomolecular genetics have failed to provide a clear evolutionary story. Using examples from recently discovered fos- sils of birds and near-birds, Kaiser describes an avian history based on the gradual aban- donment of dinosaur-like characteristics and the related acquisition of avian characteris- tics, such as sophisticated flight techniques and the production of large eggs. The Inner Bird offers a fresh perspective on avian anatomy and evolution. It will help anyone interested in birds to bridge the gap between long-dead fossils and the challenges faced by living species. Gary W. Kaiser has worked as a biologist for Environment Canada and the Nature Conservancy of Canada, and as an independent researcher. He is a co-author of the 4-volume Birds of British Columbia. Spring 2007, 464 pages, est., 6.6 x 9.5” 64 figures, 11 tables 0-7748-1343-1 / 978-0-7748-1343-3 HC $85.00 ORNITHOLOGY order online: www.ubcpress.ca 39 DISTRIBUTED TITLES AND SERIALS Surveying Central British Columbia A Photojournal of Frank Swannell 1920-1928 Jay Sherwood Surveying Central British Columbia traces the career of Frank Swannell, one of British Columbia’s most famous surveyors, following his return from the First World War. Con- sidered one of BC’s most famous survey- ors, Swannell’s journals and outstanding photographs of central BC show the changes beginning to occur in this largely wilderness region. Swannell photographed First Peoples, settlers, various methods of transportation, and the daily life of a surveying crew. He took about 1500 photographs from 1920 to 1928, and the author has selected the best for this book; many are previously unpublished and have historical significance. In particular, Swannell’s photographs of the landscape of the Coast Mountains are especially relevant in demonstrating climate change in British Columbia. Jay Sherwood, a historian and former surveyor, is the author of Surveying Northern British Columbia, a 2005 BC Book Prize finalist. Sherwood now lives in Vancouver, where he works as a teacher-librarian. November 2007 192 pages, 9.5 x 10.5”  150+ Illustrations, maps 0-7726-5742-4 / 978-0-7726-5742-8 NEW IN PAPER $39.95 ROYAL BRITISH COLUMBIA MUSEUM Contemporary Issues in Mental Health Concepts, Policy, and Practice Edited by James A. Leclair and Leslie T. Foster Mental health issues affect many members of society, either directly through per- sonal mental health problems, or indirectly through their impact on family and friends supporting those who suffer from mental illness.  The social and economic burden of mental illness is considerable and, within the Western world, such problems appear to have increased in recent years.  This volume examines a variety of issues related to mental health from the perspective of contemporary research, policy, and practice. The editors have put together material that is sometimes novel and certainly eclectic in nature, includ- ing contributions from the research, practi- tioner, and policy environments. James LeClair is an associate professor of geography at Nipissing University in North Bay, Ontario. Leslie T. Foster is an adjunct professor in the Department of Geography and the School of Child and Youth Care at the University of Victoria and a consultant with the Ministry of Health in BC. June 2007 0-919838-31-6 / 978-0-919838-31-4 ISSN: 1203-1178 NEW IN PAPER $25.00 CANADIAN WESTERN GEOGRAPHICAL SERIES Canadian Yearbook of International Law Volume 44 (2006) Donald M. McRae, Editor, A.L.C. de Mestral, Associate Editor This is the forty-third volume of The Canadian Yearbook of International Law, the first volume of which was published in 1963. The Yearbook is issued annually under the auspices of the Canadian Branch of the International Law Association (Canadian Society of International Law) and the Canadian Council on International Law. The Editor-in-Chief is D.M. McRae, Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa, and the Associate Editor is A.L.C. de Mestral, Faculty of Law, McGill University. Its Board of Editors includes scholars from leading universities in Canada. The Yearbook contains articles of lasting significance in the field of international legal studies, a notes and comments section, a digest of international economic law, a section on current Canadian practice in international law, a digest of important Canadian cases in the fields of public international law, private international law, and conflict of laws, a list of recent Canadian treaties, and book reviews. February 2007 750 pages, est., 6 x 9” 0-7748-1460-8 / 978-0-7748-1460-7 ISSN: 0069–0058 HC $150.00 order online: www.ubcpress.ca40 At Home with the Bella Coola Indians T.F. McIlwraith ’s Field Letters,1922–1994 John Barker and Douglas Cole, eds. 2004, pb $34.95 0-7748-0980-9 978-0-7748-0980-1 Being a Tourist Finding Meaning in Pleasure Travel Julia Harrison 2005, pb $29.95 0-7748-0978-7 978-0-7748-0978-8 China in World Politics, 2nd edition Policies, Processes, Prospects Judith F. Kornberg and John R. Faust 2005, pb $34.95 0-7748-1180-3 978-0-7748-1180-4 The Dominion and the Rising Sun Canada Encounters Japan, 1929-41 John D. Meehan 2004, pb $32.95 0-7748-1121-8 978-0-7748-1121-7 Do Glaciers Listen? 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Richard 44 Auger, Martin F. 42 Ayukawa, Michiko Midge 25 Backhouse, Constance 43 Backhouse, Nancy L. 43 Baier, Gerald 43 Bakker, Karen 5 Ball, Jessica 37 Bangarth, Stephanie 26 Barker, John 40 Barman, Jean 42, 44 Battiste, Marie 44 Beaman, Lori G. 24 Beattie, Judith Hudson 42 Benidickson, Jamie 4 Berkes, Fikret 3 Binnema, Ted 15 Bogart, W.A. 45 Bose, Pablo S. 3 Bothwell, Robert 31 Boyd, David R. 41 Boyd, Susan B. 21 Bradbury, Bettina 42 Brodsky, Gwen 21 Brooks, Carellin 40 Brunelle, Dorval 11 Buckner, Phillip 30 Buss, Helen M. 42 Cairns, Alan 44 Campbell, Claire 42 Campeau, Georges 43 Carr, Mike 41 Castellano, Marlene Brant 44 Cavanagh, Sheila L. 36 Chapnick, Adam 42 Cheu, Hoi F. 35 Chunn, Dorothy E. 21 Clarkson, Chris 23 Clarkson, Stephen 45 Cohen, Marjorie Griffin 40 Cole, Douglas 40 Cong, Xiaoping 29 Cook, Tim 42 Côté, Ray 41 Cran, Gregory J. 42 Cruikshank, Julie 40 Dale, Ann 41 Daly, Richard 44 Darnell, Regna 16 Dauvergne, Catherine 43 Davis, Lynne 44 Dawn, Leslie 42 Dawson, Grant 32 Hak, Gordon 4 Hankivsky, Olena 45 Hansen, Mette Halskov 40 Hare, Jan 42 Hargus, Sharon 16 Harris, R. Cole 42 Harrison, Julia 16, 40 Harrison, Kathryn 45 Harty, Siobhán 45 Henderson, Ailsa 10 Hessing, Melody 41 Howard, Richard 11 Howes, John F. 40 Howlett, Michael 41 Idahosa, Pablo 3 Igartua, Jose 42 Jaccard, Mark 41 James, Matt 9 Janovicek, Nancy 35 Jeffrey, Leslie Ann 36, 40 Johnson, Lauri 37 Johnson, Rebecca 43 Johnston, Richard 12 Jordan, Pamela A. 43 Joshee, Reva 37 Kaiser, Gary W. 38 Kay, Fiona M. 12 Kelly, James B. 43 Kernerman, Gerald 45 Day, Shelagh 21 de Mestral, A.L.C. 39 Delaney, Douglas E. 42 Devlin, Richard 43 Doubleday, Nancy 3 Drummond, Susan G. 43 Dummitt, Christopher 36 Durflinger, Serge 42 Eisenberg, Avigail 45 Esau, Alvin J. 43 Evasdottir, Erika E.S. 40 Fahrni, Magda 30 Faust, John R. 40 Fernando, Shanti 9 Ferry, Leonard 8 Filson, Glen 41 Foster, Hamar 18 Foster, Leslie T. 37, 39 Francis, R. Douglas 30 Gatu, Dagfinn 28 Geller, Peter 42 Gillespie, Greg 6 Goldring, Luin 12 Goutor, David 31 Granoff, Phyllis 40 Greene, David A. 45 Greene, Ian 43 Grypma, Sonya 27 Haig-Brown, Celia 44 Kershaw, Paul 45 Kesselman, Jonathan 45 Khan, Shahnaz 45 Kingston, Rebecca 8 Kiumajut [Talking Back] 17 Knafla, Louis 43 Kopas, Paul 2 Kornberg, Judith F. 40 Kramar, Kirsten 43 Kramer, Jennifer 44 Krishnamurti, Sailaja 12 Kulchyski, Peter 17 Kuokkanen, Rauna 14 Lackenbauer, P. Whitney 32 Laferrière, Eric 7 Lahache, Louise 44 Langer, Rosanna L. 24 Lary, Diana 28 Law Commission of Canada 18, 43 Lawrence, Bonita 44 Leclair, James A. 39 Leiper, Jean McKenzie 19 Lessard, Hester 21 Li, Xiaoping 26 Lin, Hsiao-ting 27 Lippert, Randy K. 43 Little, Margaret 40 Loo, Tina 41 TITLES 1985 Pacific Salmon Treaty 41 Aboriginal Education 44 Adaptive Co- Management 3 Alliance and Illusion 31 Ancient People of the Arctic 44 Animals and Nature 41 Archive of Place 4 At Home with the Bella Coola Indians 40 At the Edge 41 At the Far Reaches of Empire 34 Attitudinal Decision Making in the Supreme Court of Canada 22 Awful Splendour 1 Bar Codes 19 Battle Grounds 32 Be of Good Mind 15 Being a Tourist 40 Betrayed 32 Between Justice and Certainty 44 Beyond Mothering Earth 40 Bioregionalism and Civil Society 41 Biotechnology Unglued 41 Bringing the Passions Back In 8 Brute Souls, Happy Beasts, and Evolution 41 Canada and the British World 30 Canadian Democratic Audit 45 Canadian Natural Resource and Environmental Policy 41 Canadian Yearbook of International Law 39 Capital and Labour in the British Columbia Forest Industry, 1934–74 4 Carefair 45 CCF Colonialism in Northern Saskatchewan 42 China in World Politics 40 Chinese State at the Borders 28 Cinematic Howling 35 Citizens Plus 44 Clio’s Warriors 42 Commanding Canadians 42 Compulsory Compassion 43 Contact Zones 44 Dynamic Balance 41 Eau Canada 5 Ermatingers 16 Every Inch a Woman 40 Farming in a Changing Climate 5 Fight or Pay 42 Fighting From Home 42 First Nations Education in Canada 44 First Nations of British Columbia 44 First Nations Sacred Sites in Canada’s Courts 44 From UI to EI 43 From World Order to Global Disorder 11 Frontier People 40 Genetically Modifed Diplomacy 2 Geography of British Columbia 41 Global Biopiracy 41 Good Governments? Good Citizens? 45 Good Intentions Gone Awry 42 Governing Ourselves? 45 Governing with the Charter 43 Guarding the Gates 31 Gutenberg in Shanghai 40 Contemporary Issues in Mental Health 39 Conventional Choices 10 Cost of Climate Policy 41 Courts 43 Courts and Federalism 43 Courts and the Colonies 43 Creating a Modern Countryside 6 Creating Postwar Canada 30 Criminal Artefacts 20 Critical Disability Theory 43 Critical Policy Studies 7 Culture of Flushing 4 Culture of Hunting in Canada 17 Defending Rights in Russia 43 Defining Harm 24 Defining Rights and Wrongs 24 Development’s Displacements 3 Dimensions of Inequality in Canada Diversity and Equality Do Glaciers Listen? 40 Domestic Reforms 23 Dominion and the Rising Sun 40 Healing Henan 27 Heiress vs the Establishment 43  “Here Is Hell” 32 Hiroshima Immigrants in Canada, 1891–1941 25 Historicizing Canadian Anthropology 16 History of Migration from Germany to Canada, 1850–1939 42 Humanitarianism, Identity, and Nation 43 Hunters and Bureaucrats 40 Hunters at the Margin 4 Hunting for Empire 6 If I Had a Hammer 40 Images in Asian Religions 40 Imagining Difference 40 In Defence of Multinational Citizenship 45 In Search of Canadian Political Culture 9 Indigenous Legal Traditions 18 Indigenous Storywork 14 Inner Bird 38 Insiders and Outsiders 45 Intensive Agriculture and INDEX order online: www.ubcpress.ca 47 Lutz, John Sutton 13 Lynch, Wayne 38 MacDonald, Gayle 36 Macfarlane, Julie 19 MacKenzie, Chris 45 Manore, Jean L. 17 Markey, Sean, et al. 41 Mayne, Richard 32 McAllister, Mary Louise 45 McGhee, Robert 44 McGillivray, Brett 41 Mcgregor, Sherilyn 40 McMaster, Lindsey 34 McRae, Donald M. 39 Meehan, John D. 40 Mehta, Michael D. 41 Mgbeoji, Ikechi 41 Miller, Bruce Granville 15 Miner, Dale G. 17 Montpetit, Éric 45 Moore, Dawn 20 Moray, Gerta 44 Morton, Desmond 42 Muckle, Robert J. 44 Murphy, Michael 45 Murton, James 6 Myers, Tamara 42 Nadasdy, Paul 40 Neylan, Susan 15 Noble, Jean Bobby 40 Nock, David A. 44 Nyboer, John 41 Onyx, Jenny 41 Orsini, Michael 7 Ostberg, C.L. 22 Ostry, Aleck Samuel 33 Pence, Alan 37 Pickles, Katie 44 Pothier , Dianne 43 Pratt, Anna 43 Preece, Rod 41 Pyne, Stephen J.1 Q’um Q’um Xiiem 14 Quiring, David M. 42 Raven, Heather 18 Reed, Christopher A. 40 Reed, Maureen G. 41 Reid, Martine 44 Resnick, Philip 45 Robertson, Leslie A. 40 Robinson, Andrew 8 Ross, Michael Lee 44 Roy, Patricia E. 25 Rutherdale, Myra 44 Rutherdale, Robert 30 Sadownik, Bryn 41 Sandlos, John 5 Satzewich, Vic 45 Walmsley, Christopher 44 Wandel, Johanna 5 Webber, Jeremy 18 Wetstein, Matthew E. 22 Wharf, Brian 37 Whitby, Michael 42 White, Kimberley 23 Wiseman, Nelson 9 Wong, Lloyd 45 Woolford, Andrew 44 Wright, Margaret M. 20 Young, Margot 21 Sauvageau, Florian, et al. 43 Schouls, Tim 45 Sewid-Smith, Daisy 44 Shepard, M.P. 41 Sherwood, Jay 39 Shinohara, Koichi 40 Slowey, Gabrielle 11 Smit, Barry 5 Smith, Miriam 7 Smith, Norman 29 Soroka, Stuart N. 45 Stewart, David K. 10 Stewart, Ian 10 Stewart, W. Brian 16 Stoett, Peter J. 7 Summerville, Tracy 41 Swainger, Jonathan 43 Tansey, James 41 Tester, Frank 17 Tierney, Stephen 22 Toman, Cynthia 33 Toner, Glen 41 Tovell, Freeman M. 34 Turkel, William J. 4 Umeek 44 Vandergeest, Peter 3 Wagner, Jonathan 42 Wall, Ellen 5 Sustainability 41 International Ecopolitical Theory 7 Japan’s Modern Prophet 40 Judicial Decision Making in Child Sexual Abuse Cases 20 Kiumajut [Talking Back] 17 Last Word 43 Law and Citizenship 43 Laws and Societies in the Canadian Prairie West, 1670–1940 43 Let Right Be Done 18 Linking Industry & Ecology 41 Making Native Space 42 Makúk 13 Manly Modern 36 Mapping Marriage Law in Spanish Gitano Communities 43 Masculinities Without Men? 40 Middle Power Project 42 Misplaced Distrust 45 Misrecognized Materialists 9 Multicultural Education Policies in Canada and the United States 37 Multicultural Nationalism 45 Multiculturalism and the Canadian Constitution 22 Multiculturalism and the Foundations of Meaningful Life 8 Myth and Memory 13 National Visions, National Blindness 42 Navigating Neoliberalism 11 Negotiating Buck Naked 42 Negotiating Identities in 19th-and 20th-Century Montreal 42 Negotiating Responsibility 23 New Histories for Old 15 New Lawyer 19 No Place to Go 35 Northern Exposures  42 Nunavut 45 Nutrition Policy in Canada, 1870–1939 33 Obedient Autonomy 40 Officer and a Lady 33 Organizing the Transnational 12 Second Growth 41 Securing Borders 43 Sex and Borders 40 Sex Workers in the Maritimes Talk Back 36 Sexing the Teacher 36 Shaped by the West Wind 42 Shifting Boundaries 45 Social Capital, Diversity, and the Welfare State 12 Social Policy and the Ethic of Care 45 Soldiers’ General 42 States of Nature 41 Supporting Indigenous Children’s Development 37 Surveying Central British Columbia 39 Sustainable Production 41 Switchbacks 44 Taking Stands 41 Taking the Air 2 Tales of Two Cities Taxing Choices 43 Teachers’ Schools and the Making of the Modern Chinese Nation-State, 1897–1937 29 Transnational Identities and Practices in Canada Other Quiet Revolution 42 Our Box Was Full 44 Owls of the United States and Canada 38 Paddling to Where I Stand People, Politics, and Child Welfare in British Columbia 37 Poverty 21 Prisoners of the Home Front  42 Pro-Family Politics and Fringe Parties in Canada 45 Protecting Aboriginal Children 44 Race and the City 9 Racing to the Bottom? 45 Reaction and Resistance 21 “Real” Indians and Others 44 Reclaiming Indigenous Voice and Vision 44 Reshaping the University 14 Resisting Manchukuo 29 Sanctuary, Sovereignty, Sacrifice 43 Tibet and Nationalist China’s Frontier 27 Training the Excluded for Work 40 Triumph of Citizenship 25 Tsawalk 44 Undelivered Letters to Hudson’s Bay Company Men 42 Unnatural Law 41 Unsettling Encounters 44 Unwilling Mothers, Unwanted Babies 43 Village China at War 28 Voices Raised in Protest 26 Voices Rising 26 With Good Intentions 44 Witsuwit’en Grammar 16 Women and the White Man’s God 44 Working Girls in the West 34 Zina, Transnational Feminism, and the Moral Regulation of Pakistani Women 45 INDEX order online: www.ubcpress.ca48 CONTACTS The University of British Columbia 2029 West Mall Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z2 Canada Phone:  604.822.5959 Fax:  1.800.668.0821 or 604.822.6083 E-mail: info@ubcpress.ca Examination Copies: Elizabeth Whitton, Academic Marketing Manager Phone:  604.822.8226 or 1.877.377.9378 E-mail: whitton@ubcpress.ca Review Copies: Please submit review requests on letterhead to Kerry Kilmartin, Reviews Coordinator Fax: 604.822.6083 SALES REPRESENTATIVES British Columbia, Yukon, and NWT Vancouver Head Office Kate Walker, Dot Middlemass, Ali Hewitt, Cheryl Fraser (gift accounts) 9050 Shaughnessy St, Vancouver, BC V6P 6E5 Phone:  604.323.7111; Fax: 604.323.7118 E-mail:  katew@katewalker.com  dotm@katewalker.com  alih@katewalker.com  cherylf@katewalker.com  Vancouver Island South Vancouver Island and Gulf Islands Lorna MacDonald 1333 Fairfield Road, Victoria, BC V8S 1E4 Phone: 250.382.1058; Fax: 250.383.0697 E-mail:  lornam@katewalker.com ORDERS – Canada Until September 30, 2007, please submit your orders to: uniPRESSES 34 Armstrong Avenue Georgetown, ON L7G 4R9 Canada Phone:  905.873.9781 or 1.877.864.8477 Fax:  905.873.6170 or 1.877.864.4272 E-mail:  orders@gtwcanada.com Effective 1 October 2007 UBC Press and our publishing partners will be distributed by University of Toronto Press. 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