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Bringing the Food Economy Home

Local Alternatives to Global Agribusiness

There has been much discussion about the quality of food being provided by global agribusiness and the serious environmental impact it produces. The benefits of fostering a local food production … ; 158 View

Counting Out The Scholars

The Case Against Performance Indicators in Higher Education

Canada’s universities have lost their autonomy. Under the guise of accountability, reformers from government and large corporations have undermined the original purposes of these … ; 274 View

Disorderly People

Law and the Politics of Exclusion in Ontario

The Ontario Safe Streets Act is the first modern provincial law to prohibit a wide range of begging and squeegee work in public space. This Act is representative of a much wider set of reforms … ; 121 View

Seeking Mino-Pimatisiwin

An Aboriginal Approach to Helping

Historically, social work and psychology professions have pressured and coerced Aboriginal peoples to follow the euro-centric ways of society. The needs of Aboriginal peoples have not been … 128 View

The Fourth World

An Indigenous Perspective on Feminism and Aboriginal Women's Activism

This book is not about feminism. Rather, feminism is the basis of the discussion, an example of how understanding oppression must consider a number of barriers. Euro-Canadian feminists rarely … 103 View

Transforming the Field

Critical Antiracist and Anti-Oppressive Perspectives For the Human Services Practicum

This text focuses on field education in social work. It provides a framework and directions for responding to issues relating to racism and oppression. It also examines how power is embedded in … 143 View
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From: Counting Out The Scholars

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Defines Performance Indicators as they relate to universities and describes the effect these have had on the nature of universities, concludes that the effect is negative. Outlines arguments that … ; 6 $0.60 Add
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Introduction

From: The Fourth World

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Introduction

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Introduction

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Remembering Where I Came From

From: Seeking Mino-Pimatisiwin

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Contemporary Feminist Theory

From: The Fourth World

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Eurocentricism, Colonization and Resistance

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Squeezed to the Point of Exclusion

The Case of Toronto Squeegee Cleaners

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The Surprisingly Colourful History of Performance Indicators

From: Counting Out The Scholars

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Looks at the historical background that led to the use of Pis and splits this into five phases: I: Nineteenth Century Origins, II: The Cult of Efficiency & Taylorism, III: Behaviourist Social … ; 35 $3.50 Add
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Unsettling the Field: Antiracist and Anti-oppressive Perspectives in the Social Work Practicum

From: Transforming the Field

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