Books published by Between the Lines(CA)


Deep Diversity

Between the Lines(CA) | September 1, 2015 | 224 pages
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Education for Changing Unions

Between the Lines(CA) | January 1, 2002 | 277 pages
Education for Changing Unions presents a rich, stimulating, and provocative storehouse of practical and structured activities, ideas, and debate about union education. Written in a clear and accessible style, the authors have created a book to inspire working people and teachers in many settings... More Info

Home and Native Land

Between the Lines(CA) | July 1, 2011 | 256 pages
Challenging--unsettling--our commonly held understanding of multiculturalism  More Info

Persistent Poverty

Between the Lines(CA) | August 18, 2019 | 176 pages
"How Long, O Lord? How long before our politicians listen? Four poverty audits have taken place since 1986. But we still desperately lack affordable housing. More families still use food banks. Sole-support mothers still must plead for relief from mandatory school fees. People with mental illness... More Info

The No-nonsense Guide to Sexual Diversity

Between the Lines(CA) | August 18, 2019 | 159 pages
Demystifies the colours of the sexual rainbow.  More Info

From Hiroshima to Fukushima to You

Between the Lines(CA) | April 8, 2014 | 120 pages
The Bombing OF Hiroshima on August 6, 1945 brought radiation to international attention but the exact nature of what had been unleashed was still unclear to most. The 1986 meltdown at the Chernobyl nuclear plant again made headlines with estimates of fatalities ranging from 4000 to almost a million... More Info

Whose Streets?

Between the Lines(CA) | November 11, 2011 | 230 pages
Activists, arrestees, and academics offer their views on the June 2010 G20 protests: contexts and analyses and ? most importantly ? lessons for activists for future struggles  More Info

Unions Matter

Between the Lines(CA) | April 23, 2014 | 206 pages
Embrace worker rights and build a better democracy  More Info

Who's Afraid of the Black Blocs?

Between the Lines(CA) | August 18, 2019 | 215 pages
The history, philosophy, strategy, and controversy of Black Blocs  More Info

The States of Race

Between the Lines(CA) | August 18, 2019 | 228 pages
A collection addressing the relative lack of attention paid to critical race and anti-colonial feminist studies within university departments in Canada  More Info

Digital Diploma Mills

Between the Lines(CA) | August 18, 2019 | 116 pages
Many students in North America today study and take courses through computer delivered or "distance" education. Universities, colleges, and governments seem to believe that these kinds of education are problem free. They claim they offer a great solution to tighter budgets and larger numbers of... More Info

Harvest pilgrims

Between the Lines(CA) | September 15, 2009 | 129 pages
A renowned photographer tells the little-known story of Canada's migrant workers  More Info

Life of the Party

Between the Lines(CA) | September 1, 2012 | 136 pages
How do social class, race-ethnic, and gender differences promote social inequality in our everyday lives? Life of the Partybegins with a family birthday celebration as a prelude to examining several other party contexts -- tailgates of college football and race car fans, home sales gatherings of... More Info

May Day: A Graphic

Between the Lines(CA) | May 1, 2012 | 32 pages
Celebrating May Day and the historical struggles of workers to improve their lives  More Info

Too Asian?

Between the Lines(CA) | May 21, 2012 | 176 pages
A collection exploring race and representation on Canadian campuses with the infamous "Maclean?s" ?Too Asian? article as a flashpoint  More Info

Losing Control

Between the Lines(CA) | May 15, 2010 | 300 pages
One of the first books to examine social conservatism in Canada, from a long-time activist  More Info

The No-Nonsense Guide to Indigenous Peoples

Between the Lines(CA) | February 6, 2003 | 144 pages
A critical primer that traces the stories of different indigenous peoples from their first (and often fatal) contacts with colonizers to the present day.  More Info

Race, Space, and the Law

Between the Lines(CA) | July 1, 2002 | 310 pages
Race, Space, and the Law reveals that the spaces we occupy are neither natural, nor neutral.  More Info


Between the Lines(CA) | November 7, 2012 | 192 pages
Featuring local produce and seasonal selections, share showcases the joy of healthy, affordable, culturally-diverse cooking and highlights the power of good food to bring people together. Celebrate fresh food and home-cooked meals with Adrienne De Francesco and Marion Kane, as they guide you... More Info

Dancing on Live Embers

Between the Lines(CA) | April 15, 2006 | 284 pages
Winner of the 2007 Gustavus Myers Outstanding Book Award for advancing human rights  More Info