Books published by McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP

Toward Equity and Inclusion in Canadian Cities

McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP | February 28, 2018 | 368 pages
Explorations of how research collaborations can address and advance social justice in cities.  More Info
$32.95

A House of One's Own

McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP | March 1, 2018 | 264 pages
An intimate study of everyday humanitarianism in post-earthquake El Salvador.  More Info
$34.95

Just Watch Us

McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP | March 21, 2018 | 304 pages
A remarkable investigation of state spying on women's liberation during the Cold War.  More Info

Putting Trials on Trial

McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP | February 16, 2018 | 328 pages
An interrogation of sexual assault law and a legal process that traumatizes complainants.  More Info
$16.95

Short Histories of Light

McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP | February 2, 2018 | 112 pages
Vivid, haunting, and rhythmical, these poems illuminate the struggles of mental illness and uncover the sinister side of religion.  More Info
$16.95

The Art of Dying

McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP | February 2, 2018 | 110 pages
A satirical look at the euphemistic practices of dying today.  More Info

Concrete

McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP | August 19, 2018 | 364 pages
Collins provides a thorough history of the new nineteenth century material and goes on to examine the theories on its architectural expression, focussing on determining role of the reinforced concrete frame. He argues that Perret provides the first rational and effective expression of classical... More Info

Look Who's Watching

McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP | September 15, 2017 | 364 pages
Security breaches are eroding trust in the Internet and threaten to unravel it.  More Info
$39.95

Secwépemc People, Land, and Laws

McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP | September 30, 2017 | 528 pages
An exploration of Secwepemc history told through Indigenous knowledge and oral traditions.  More Info

Dust Blown Side of the Journey

McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP | April 11, 2017 | 136 pages
Global migrations and music create a symphonic journey where nature ignites wildfires and love fully lived.  More Info

Tug of War

McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP | September 1, 2017 | 536 pages
Lifting the veil on a corporate world girded by powerful forces at the nexus of state, capital, and geopolitical power games.  More Info

Running on Empty

McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP | April 13, 2017 | 612 pages
A powerful history of how Canada rescued 70,000 Indochinese refugees between 1975 and 1980.  More Info

Look Who's Watching

McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP | September 30, 2016 | 364 pages
Security breaches are eroding trust in the Internet and threaten to unravel it.  More Info

Trickster Chases the Tale of Education

McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP | February 14, 2017 | 200 pages
How Indigenous knowledge and pedagogies can turn teaching and learning upside down and inside out.  More Info

Swingback

McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP | February 27, 2017 | 304 pages
How Stephen Harper changed Canadian foreign policy, and how Justin Trudeau is trying to turn it around.  More Info

Empty Promises

McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP | August 22, 2016 | 312 pages
Why a voluntary, employer-based pension system does not deliver adequate and secure retirement income for most Canadians.  More Info

Awkward Politics

McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP | May 1, 2016 | 248 pages
A cutting-edge study that shows how awkwardness uncovers feminist politics at work in the digital age.  More Info

Illustrated History of Can Native People

McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP | October 1, 2016 | 488 pages
Canada's Native people have inhabited this land since the Ice Age and were already accomplished traders, artisans, farmers and marine hunters when Europeans first reached their shores. Contact between Natives and European explorers and settlers initially presented an unprecedented period of growth... More Info

Canada's Residential Schools

McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP | December 9, 2015 | 392 pages
Between 1867 and 2000, the Canadian government sent over 150,000 Aboriginal children to residential schools across the country. Government officials and missionaries agreed that in order to "civilize and Christianize” Aboriginal children, it was necessary to separate them from their parents and... More Info

Canada's Residential Schools

McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP | December 9, 2015 | 978 pages
Between 1867 and 2000, the Canadian government sent over 150,000 Aboriginal children to residential schools across the country. Government officials and missionaries agreed that in order to "civilize and Christianize” Aboriginal children, it was necessary to separate them from their parents and... More Info

Canada's Residential Schools

McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP | December 9, 2015 | 296 pages
Between 1867 and 2000, the Canadian government sent over 150,000 Aboriginal children to residential schools across the country. Government officials and missionaries agreed that in order to "civilize and Christianize” Aboriginal children, it was necessary to separate them from their parents and... More Info

Canada's Residential Schools

McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP | December 9, 2015 | 272 pages
Between 1867 and 2000, the Canadian government sent over 150,000 Aboriginal children to residential schools across the country. Government officials and missionaries agreed that in order to "civilize and Christianize” Aboriginal children, it was necessary to separate them from their parents and... More Info
$19.95

Canada's Residential Schools

McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP | December 9, 2015 | 88 pages
Between 1867 and 2000, the Canadian government sent over 150,000 Aboriginal children to residential schools across the country. Government officials and missionaries agreed that in order to "civilize and Christianize” Aboriginal children, it was necessary to separate them from their parents and... More Info

Canada's Residential Schools

McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP | December 9, 2015 | 266 pages
Between 1867 and 2000, the Canadian government sent over 150,000 Aboriginal children to residential schools across the country. Government officials and missionaries agreed that in order to "civilize and Christianize” Aboriginal children, it was necessary to separate them from their parents and... More Info

Canada's Residential Schools

McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP | December 9, 2015 | 824 pages
Between 1867 and 2000, the Canadian government sent over 150,000 Aboriginal children to residential schools across the country. Government officials and missionaries agreed that in order to "civilize and Christianize” Aboriginal children, it was necessary to separate them from their parents and... More Info

Cree Narrative

McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP | August 19, 2018 | 285 pages
A vivid account of the values and world view of an indigenous society.  More Info

Unravelling the Franklin Mystery

McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP | July 25, 1991 | 390 pages
This examination of the accounts given by Inuit who met or saw survivors of the Franklin expedition concludes that most of the anecdotal evidence can be substantiated or adequately explained in relation to other evidence, and adds to understanding of the disappearance of the ships' crews.  More Info

Inuit Shamanism and Christianity

McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP | January 1, 2010 | 488 pages
Using archival material and oral testimony collected during workshops in Nunavut between 1996 and 2008, Frédéric Laugrand and Jarich Oosten provide a nuanced look at Inuit religion, offering a strong counter narrative to the idea that traditional Inuit culture declined post-contact. They show... More Info