Books published by Brunswick Books


When Justice is a Game

Brunswick Books | March 28, 2020 | 124 pages
Professor:  Hassan Diab
Course Codes:  SOCI 3220D
Semester:  Winter-20
Confronting the issue of wrongful convictions, this argument contends that these so-called mistakes or failures of the justice system too often target the financially disadvantaged and visible minority groups. Delving into the issues that underscore these decisions, this discussion suggests that... More Info

Manufacturing Guilt, 2nd ed

Brunswick Books | March 28, 2020 | 176 pages
Professor:  Hassan Diab
Course Codes:  SOCI 3220D
Semester:  Winter-20
"Manufacturing Guilt, 2nd edition, updates the cases presented in the first edition and includes two new chapters: one concerning the case of James Driskell and another regarding Dr. Charles Smith, whose role in forensic pathology evidence led to several wrongful convictions. In this new edition,... More Info

We Were Not the Savages

Brunswick Books | March 28, 2020 | 408 pages
This fully updated third edition of a vital text on the history of indigenous peoples comes from the thorough research of a First Nations descendent. By turns revealing and deeply unsettling, the book details the brutal treatment and complete displacement of the Mi’kmaq civilization at the hands... More Info

Postcolonial Sovereignty?

Brunswick Books | March 28, 2020 | 183 pages
In 1999 the Nisga'a First Nation in northwestern British Columbia signed a landmark agreement which not only settled their land claim but outlined significant powers that could be exercised by its government. The Nisga'a Final Agreement granted powers over land, resources, education, and cultural... More Info

Aboriginal Oral Traditions

Brunswick Books | March 28, 2020 | 170 pages
Selected from a conference on Aboriginal oral traditions, these essays cover three broad subject areas: oral traditions and knowledge of the environment, economy, education, and/or health of communities; oral traditions and the continuance of language and culture; and the effects of intellectual... More Info

Between Hope & Despair

Brunswick Books | March 28, 2020 | 128 pages
Based on an empirical study of a women’s movement in Arica, Chile, this exploration documents how this particular group organized to oppose Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet. Presenting an analysis of social movements in general as well as their reasons and barriers, this overview is told through... More Info