Books published by McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP

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
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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 | 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

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

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

Cree Narrative

McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP | July 25, 2017 | 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