Books published by Univ of Toronto Pr


Shingwauk's vision

Univ of Toronto Pr | July 24, 1996 | 582 pages
With the growing strength of minority voices in recent decades has come much impassioned discussion of residential schools, the institutions where attendance by Native children was compulsory as recently as the 1960s. Former students have come forward in increasing numbers to describe the... More Info

Looking white people in the eye

Univ of Toronto Pr | July 24, 1998 | 246 pages
Examining the classroom discussion of equity issues and legal cases involving immigration and sexual violence, Razack addresses how non-white women are viewed, and how they must respond, in classrooms and courtrooms.  More Info

Compact, contract, covenant

Univ of Toronto Pr | June 1, 2009 | 379 pages
"Compact, Contract, Covenant" is renowned historian of Native-newcomer relations J.R. Miller's exploration and explanation of more than four centuries of treating-making.  More Info

Perceptions of Cuba

Univ of Toronto Pr | March 13, 2010 | 178 pages
By acknowledging that competing national identities, perceptions, and ideas play a major role in foreign policies, Perceptions of Cuba makes a significant contribution to our understanding of international relations.  More Info

Politics of Race

Univ of Toronto Pr | January 30, 2012 | 304 pages
The Politics of Raceis an excellent resource for students and general readers seeking to learn about race policies and legislation. Arguing that 'states make race,' it provides a unique comparison of the development and construction of race in three white settler societies - Canada, the United... More Info

Colonization of Mi'kmaw History

Univ of Toronto Pr | February 1, 2012 | 336 pages
In 1927, Gabriel Sylliboy, the Grand Chief of the Mi'kmaw of Atlantic Canada, was charged with trapping muskrats out of season. At appeal in July 1928, Sylliboy and five other men recalled conversations with parents, grandparents, and community members to explain how they understood a treaty their... More Info

Political management in Canada

Univ of Toronto Pr | July 24, 1998 | 293 pages
Allan Blakeney, former provincial premier with over 40 years political experience, in dialogue with Sanford Borins. They provide a thorough examination of the roles of politicians and public servants and techniques of management in Westminster systems.  More Info

The Traffic in Babies: Cross-Border Adoption and Baby-Selling between the United States and Canada, 1930-1972

Univ of Toronto Pr | August 1, 2011 | 448 pages
Between 1930 and the mid-1970s, several thousand Canadian-born children were adopted by families in the United States. At times, adopting across the border was a strategy used to deliberately avoid professional oversight and take advantage of varying levels of regulation across states and... More Info

The Arctic promise

Univ of Toronto Pr | July 24, 2019 | 255 pages
The Arctic Promise deals with areas of comparative constitutional law, international law, Aboriginal law, legal anthropology, political science, and international relations, using each to contribute to the understanding of the right to indigenous autonomy.  More Info

Living with Strangers

Univ of Toronto Pr | April 15, 2010 | 168 pages
Now in paperback, Living with Strangers tells the story of the Sioux who moved into the Canadian-American borderlands in the later years of the nineteenth century. David G. McCrady's award-winning study crosses national boundaries to examine how Native peoples on both sides of the border reacted to... More Info

From Consent to Coercion

Univ of Toronto Pr | August 23, 2008 | 280 pages
Published Under the Garamond Imprint  More Info

Generation Ngo

Univ of Toronto Pr | March 1, 2011 | 200 pages
A collection that provides glimpses to the journey begun when international development professionals touch down in foreign land  More Info

Against the grain

Univ of Toronto Pr Higher education | February 1, 2010 | 214 pages
"An exciting, fresh, and timely look at the experiences of mothers and fathers who challenge dominant cultural expectations in their efforts to care for their children. Ranson's analysis offers a new way of thinking about parenting." - Glenda Wall, Wilfrid Laurier University  More Info


Univ of Toronto Pr | March 30, 2010 | 279 pages
Multicultiphobia perceptively tackles all of these questions by means of a sophisticated analysis that encourages a deeper understanding of the issues at the heart of multiculturalism.  More Info

The bias of communication

Univ of Toronto Pr | July 24, 1991 | 226 pages
One of the most influential books ever published in Canada, Harold A. Innis's The Bias of Communication has played a major part in reshaping our understanding of history, communication, and media theory. First published in 1951, this masterful collection of essays explores the relationship between... More Info

The fur trade in Canada

Univ of Toronto Pr | March 20, 1999 | 463 pages
A classic work of Canadian historical scholarship, first published in 1930. In his new introduction, A.J. Ray states that this book is argueably the most definitive economic history and geography of Canada ever produced.  More Info

Curriculum as Cultural Practice

Univ of Toronto Pr | April 28, 2009 | 326 pages
Curriculum as Cultural Practice aims to revitalize current discourses of curriculum research and reform from a postcolonial perspective.  More Info

Racism in the Canadian university

Univ of Toronto Pr | May 26, 2009 | 224 pages
The mission statements and recruitment campaigns for modern Canadian universities promote diverse and enlightened communities. Racism in the Canadian University questions this idea by examining the ways in which the institutional culture of the academy privileges Whiteness and Anglo-Eurocentric... More Info

Broadcasting Policy in Canada

Univ of Toronto Pr | January 15, 2010 | 284 pages
Where did Canadian content regulations come from? What do international trade agreements mean for existing broadcasting policy and business practices? How are new media changing the face of broadcasting in Canada?  More Info

Beyond expectation

Univ of Toronto Pr | March 31, 2010 | 278 pages
An in-depth study of lesbian, bi, and queer women's experiences of thinking about and trying to become a parent, Beyond Expectation draws on eighty-two narrative interviews conducted during the late 1990s in British Columbia.  More Info