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Black Geographies

and the Politics of Place

Black Geographies and the Politics of Place is an interdisciplinary collection of essays in black geographic theory. Fourteen authors address specific geographic sites and develop their … 272 View
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“No One Knows the Mysteries at the Bottom of the Ocean”

From: Black Geographies

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Introduction to the themes of the book. Found in black geographies are a history of brutal segregation and erasure, but also processes that inform a different or new approach to the production of … ; 13 $1.30 Add
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From Forestry to Film: The Changing Political Economy of British Columbia

From: British Columbia Politics and Government

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Historical review tracing the changing nature of the political economy. ; ; 18 $1.80 Add
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BC as an Intergovernmental Relations Player: Still Punching Below Its Weight?

From: British Columbia Politics and Government

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Historical review of intergovernmental relations leading to an assessment of the current government’s performance on the matter. 20 $2.00 Add
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Memories of Africville

Urban Renewal, Reparations, and the Africadian Diaspora

From: Black Geographies

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The field of historic preservation and conservation in the Americas is ill equipped to deal with the complex history of forced removal. Community-based demands placed on restorative justice … 15 $1.50 Add
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Memory, Identity, and Diversity in BC

From: British Columbia Politics and Government

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Analysis of historical injustices against persons of Asian and Aboriginal descent in BC, leading to an assessment of the current situation. 15 $1.50 Add
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Implementing Federalism, 1867–1878

From: Rivals for Power: Ottawa and the Provinces

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Describes developments in federal provincial relations from 1867-1878, including the incorporation of three new provinces. 20 $2.00 Add
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The Political Geography of British Columbia: Coping with the Pressures of Globalization

From: British Columbia Politics and Government

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Analysis of how globalization and neo-liberalism has affected economic development within the context of political geography. 16 $1.60 Add
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White Supremacy — The Law of the Land

From: The Reconciliation Manifesto

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Indigenous activist Arthur Manuel examines specific sections of the British North American (BNA) act and the founding of the reserve system in Canada with particular focus on Indigenous European … 5 $0.50 Add
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Democracy, BC-Style

From: British Columbia Politics and Government

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Historical review of provincial and municipal attempts at voting system reform. 22 $2.20 Add
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Party Politics in British Columbia: The Persistence of Polarization

From: British Columbia Politics and Government

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Analysis of the role of ideological and class-based distinctions as organizing principles in BC party politics at both the provincial and federal level. 21 $2.10 Add
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“The Lost Tribe of a Lost Tribe”

Black British Columbia and the Poetics of Space

From: Black Geographies

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Recognition politics and reconciliation fantasies: Liberal multiculturalism and the “Indian land question”

From: Home and Native Land

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Explores the parallels and divergences between the distinct but linked projects of national reconstruction: the state-led project of multiculturalism and the state’s attempt to resolve its … 23 $2.30 Add
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We Stole it Fair and Square

From: The Reconciliation Manifesto

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Indigenous activist Arthur Manuel analyzes how Europeans settlers and their governments asserted ownership of the land in Canada — characterizing it as straighforward theft. He uses the … 6 $0.60 Add
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New Era, Old Reality: The BC Legislature and Accountable Government

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Review of representative and responsible government in BC and assessments of parliamentary reforms. 13 $1.30 Add