Books written by Jim Silver

In Their Own Voices

Halifax, N.S. : Fernwood Pub. | June 18, 2019 | 189 pages
An examination of the Canadian, urban-aboriginal experience based on the voices of native peoples, this study focuses on innovative community-based solutions being created and run by and for urban aboriginal people. Set primarily in Winnipeg's inner city, this sourcebook examines such topics as... More Info

Poor Housing

October 1, 2015 | 216 pages
Across Canada, there is a severe shortage of decent quality housing that is affordable to those with low incomes, and much of the housing that is available is inadequate, even appalling. The poor condition of housing for those below the poverty line adds to the weight of the complex poverty they... More Info

Building a Better World

October 1, 2015 | 224 pages
Since it was first published, Building a Better World has been the best available book to introduce readers to unions in Canada. With workers and unions facing increasingly severe attacks from employers and governments, this new version is most welcome. David Camfield, University of Manitoba,... More Info

About Canada

October 1, 2014 | 164 pages
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