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Anthropology
Anthropology

Anthropology

This guide looks into the world of anthropology and its related sciences, including cultural and social anthropology as well as archaeology. It covers the essential areas of the field: its history, world cultures and the history of different peoples, and the study of the discipline around the world through urban, medical, and applied anthropology.

Are You LGBTQ?
Are You LGBTQ?

Are You LGBTQ?

Through interviews with professionals as well as those in the LGBTQ community, readers can learn not only the definition of each of the words in this acronym, but also what it means on a greater scale. This text will provide teens with answers to many of their questions about sexuality and create a dialogue through which they can learn to accept each other and themselves.

Canadian Environmental Resource Guide 2016-2017, ed. 21
Canadian Environmental Resource Guide 2016-2017, ed. 21

Canadian Environmental Resource Guide 2016-2017, ed. 21

Canada's most complete and only national listing of environmental associations and organizations, government regulators and purchasing groups, product and service companies, and special libraries.

Early Native North Americans
Early Native North Americans

Early Native North Americans

This book examines a brief history of early Native North Americans, providing readers with insight into past Indian civilizations, their origins, weaponry and warfare, various tribes and nations across America, and the westward expansion of settlers.

Encyclopedia of Environmental Ethics and Philosophy
Encyclopedia of Environmental Ethics and Philosophy

Encyclopedia of Environmental Ethics and Philosophy

Examines the philosophical and ethical issues underlying contemporary and historical environmental issues, policies, and debates. Covers concepts, institutions, topics, events and people, including global warming, animal rights, environmental movements, alternative energy, green chemistry, industrial ecology, and eco-sabotage.

Energy
Energy

Energy

This book explains the fundamentals of energy science and the impact of energy on human life and the environment. Interdisciplinary in nature, it covers topics from such fields as geology, biology, physics, history, sociology, and economics.

Environment and Development
Environment and Development

Environment and Development

This book focuses on the adverse impacts of human activities and development on both natural and inhabited environments. It covers associated problems and solutions for achieving harmonic sustainable development in a range of environments and presents the latest research findings in global environmental policy.

Foods of Canada
Foods of Canada

Foods of Canada

Explores the foods, cooking traditions, customs, eating habits, and food sources of Canada. Topics include favorite dishes, snacks and sweets, traditional holiday meals, and the preparations and traditions associated with these foods.

Immigration and Migration
Immigration and Migration

Immigration and Migration

This resource provides readers with key data to understand the roots of the issues that make contemporary migration and immigration so contentious around the globe. It explores the social, political, and cultural factors that impact, and are affected by, immigration and human migration, and includes such hot-button topics as undocumented immigration/unauthorized residents, asylum seekers, refugees, the refugee crisis in Europe, and more.

Indigenous Peoples of the Arctic, Subarctic, and Northwest Coast
Indigenous Peoples of the Arctic, Subarctic, and Northwest Coast

Indigenous Peoples of the Arctic, Subarctic, and Northwest Coast

Examines the history and cultural traditions of the indigenous peoples that have inhabited the harsh climates of the Arctic, American Subarctic, and American Northwest territories.

Indigenous Peoples' Cultural Property Claims
Indigenous Peoples' Cultural Property Claims

Indigenous Peoples' Cultural Property Claims

This book analyses the legal aspects of international claims by indigenous peoples for the repatriation of their cultural property, and explores what legal norms and normative orders would be appropriate for resolving these claims.

Literatures of the American Indian
Literatures of the American Indian

Literatures of the American Indian

This book traces the history of American Indian literature, which came into existence about 28,000 years before Europeans began to write of their experiences in North America. It discusses how Indian storytellers use songs, stories, and ritual dramas to preserve and celebrate their history and heritage.

Native American Culture
Native American Culture

Native American Culture

This book shows how many Native American groups found ways to preserve the integrity of their communities through the arts, customs, languages, and religious traditions that animate Native American life.

Native American Medicine
Native American Medicine

Native American Medicine

This book explores the ways in which North American Indian healing techniques not only offer physical cures, but also restore emotional and spiritual well-being.

St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture, ed. 2
St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture, ed. 2

St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture, ed. 2

Includes more than 3,036 signed essays (300 of them new), alphabetically arranged, and written or reviewed by subject experts and edited to form a consistent, readable, and straightforward reference. Entries cover topics and persons in major areas of popular culture: film; music; print culture; social life; sports; television and radio; and art and performance (which include theater, dance, stand-up comedy, and other live performance).

Succession Planning in Canadian Academic Libraries
Succession Planning in Canadian Academic Libraries

Succession Planning in Canadian Academic Libraries

This book explores the current Canadian academic library environment, and the need for succession planning in that environment.

The Blackfeet
The Blackfeet

The Blackfeet

This book explores the history, culture, and current status of the Blackfeet.

The Chipewyan
The Chipewyan

The Chipewyan

This book explores the history, culture, and current status of the Chipewyan.

The Crow
The Crow

The Crow

This book explores the history, culture, and current status of the Crow.

The Inuit
The Inuit

The Inuit

This book explores the history, culture, and current status of the Inuit.

The Ojibwa
The Ojibwa

The Ojibwa

This book explores the history, culture, and current status of the Ojibwa.

Women in American Indian Society
Women in American Indian Society

Women in American Indian Society

This book explores the position and role of women in American Indian society and how they have changed over time.

Worldmark Encyclopedia of Cultures and Daily Life, ed. 3
Worldmark Encyclopedia of Cultures and Daily Life, ed. 3

Worldmark Encyclopedia of Cultures and Daily Life, ed. 3

Covers cultural groups in Asia, Europe, the Americas and Africa. Each volume is organized by continent, covering history, politics, customs, religion, education, human rights issues, teen life, and more.

Worldmark Encyclopedia of U.S. and Canadian Environmental Issues
Worldmark Encyclopedia of U.S. and Canadian Environmental Issues

Worldmark Encyclopedia of U.S. and Canadian Environmental Issues

Covers the environmental issues for each U.S. state and Canadian province. Essays include an introduction that describes the geographical and geological features of the state/province, information on how global climate change could affect the state/province and its inhabitants, information on natural resources, energy, Green Economy, Green Jobs, and Green Building, and a special section that covers a major environmental topic in each state/province.

Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations, ed. 14
Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations, ed. 14

Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations, ed. 14

Presents easy-to-understand information on more than 200 countries and dependencies from around the world. Entries discuss a variety of topics in detail, from banking and securities to climate, from government data to demographic statistics. Also includes biographical essays on national leaders.

Social Science

Anthropology
Anthropology

Anthropology

This guide looks into the world of anthropology and its related sciences, including cultural and social anthropology as well as archaeology. It covers the essential areas of the field: its history, world cultures and the history of different peoples, and the study of the discipline around the world through urban, medical, and applied anthropology.

Are You LGBTQ?
Are You LGBTQ?

Are You LGBTQ?

Through interviews with professionals as well as those in the LGBTQ community, readers can learn not only the definition of each of the words in this acronym, but also what it means on a greater scale. This text will provide teens with answers to many of their questions about sexuality and create a dialogue through which they can learn to accept each other and themselves.

Immigration and Migration
Immigration and Migration

Immigration and Migration

This resource provides readers with key data to understand the roots of the issues that make contemporary migration and immigration so contentious around the globe. It explores the social, political, and cultural factors that impact, and are affected by, immigration and human migration, and includes such hot-button topics as undocumented immigration/unauthorized residents, asylum seekers, refugees, the refugee crisis in Europe, and more.

Worldmark Encyclopedia of Cultures and Daily Life, ed. 3
Worldmark Encyclopedia of Cultures and Daily Life, ed. 3

Worldmark Encyclopedia of Cultures and Daily Life, ed. 3

Covers cultural groups in Asia, Europe, the Americas and Africa. Each volume is organized by continent, covering history, politics, customs, religion, education, human rights issues, teen life, and more.

Business

Canadian Environmental Resource Guide 2016-2017, ed. 21
Canadian Environmental Resource Guide 2016-2017, ed. 21

Canadian Environmental Resource Guide 2016-2017, ed. 21

Canada's most complete and only national listing of environmental associations and organizations, government regulators and purchasing groups, product and service companies, and special libraries.

History

Early Native North Americans
Early Native North Americans

Early Native North Americans

This book examines a brief history of early Native North Americans, providing readers with insight into past Indian civilizations, their origins, weaponry and warfare, various tribes and nations across America, and the westward expansion of settlers.

Native American Culture
Native American Culture

Native American Culture

This book shows how many Native American groups found ways to preserve the integrity of their communities through the arts, customs, languages, and religious traditions that animate Native American life.

St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture, ed. 2
St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture, ed. 2

St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture, ed. 2

Includes more than 3,036 signed essays (300 of them new), alphabetically arranged, and written or reviewed by subject experts and edited to form a consistent, readable, and straightforward reference. Entries cover topics and persons in major areas of popular culture: film; music; print culture; social life; sports; television and radio; and art and performance (which include theater, dance, stand-up comedy, and other live performance).

Environment

Encyclopedia of Environmental Ethics and Philosophy
Encyclopedia of Environmental Ethics and Philosophy

Encyclopedia of Environmental Ethics and Philosophy

Examines the philosophical and ethical issues underlying contemporary and historical environmental issues, policies, and debates. Covers concepts, institutions, topics, events and people, including global warming, animal rights, environmental movements, alternative energy, green chemistry, industrial ecology, and eco-sabotage.

Environment and Development
Environment and Development

Environment and Development

This book focuses on the adverse impacts of human activities and development on both natural and inhabited environments. It covers associated problems and solutions for achieving harmonic sustainable development in a range of environments and presents the latest research findings in global environmental policy.

Worldmark Encyclopedia of U.S. and Canadian Environmental Issues
Worldmark Encyclopedia of U.S. and Canadian Environmental Issues

Worldmark Encyclopedia of U.S. and Canadian Environmental Issues

Covers the environmental issues for each U.S. state and Canadian province. Essays include an introduction that describes the geographical and geological features of the state/province, information on how global climate change could affect the state/province and its inhabitants, information on natural resources, energy, Green Economy, Green Jobs, and Green Building, and a special section that covers a major environmental topic in each state/province.

Science

Energy
Energy

Energy

This book explains the fundamentals of energy science and the impact of energy on human life and the environment. Interdisciplinary in nature, it covers topics from such fields as geology, biology, physics, history, sociology, and economics.

Nation and World

Foods of Canada
Foods of Canada

Foods of Canada

Explores the foods, cooking traditions, customs, eating habits, and food sources of Canada. Topics include favorite dishes, snacks and sweets, traditional holiday meals, and the preparations and traditions associated with these foods.

Worldmark Encyclopedia of Cultures and Daily Life, ed. 3
Worldmark Encyclopedia of Cultures and Daily Life, ed. 3

Worldmark Encyclopedia of Cultures and Daily Life, ed. 3

Covers cultural groups in Asia, Europe, the Americas and Africa. Each volume is organized by continent, covering history, politics, customs, religion, education, human rights issues, teen life, and more.

Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations, ed. 14
Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations, ed. 14

Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations, ed. 14

Presents easy-to-understand information on more than 200 countries and dependencies from around the world. Entries discuss a variety of topics in detail, from banking and securities to climate, from government data to demographic statistics. Also includes biographical essays on national leaders.

Multicultural Studies

Indigenous Peoples of the Arctic, Subarctic, and Northwest Coast
Indigenous Peoples of the Arctic, Subarctic, and Northwest Coast

Indigenous Peoples of the Arctic, Subarctic, and Northwest Coast

Examines the history and cultural traditions of the indigenous peoples that have inhabited the harsh climates of the Arctic, American Subarctic, and American Northwest territories.

Literatures of the American Indian
Literatures of the American Indian

Literatures of the American Indian

This book traces the history of American Indian literature, which came into existence about 28,000 years before Europeans began to write of their experiences in North America. It discusses how Indian storytellers use songs, stories, and ritual dramas to preserve and celebrate their history and heritage.

Native American Medicine
Native American Medicine

Native American Medicine

This book explores the ways in which North American Indian healing techniques not only offer physical cures, but also restore emotional and spiritual well-being.

The Blackfeet
The Blackfeet

The Blackfeet

This book explores the history, culture, and current status of the Blackfeet.

The Chipewyan
The Chipewyan

The Chipewyan

This book explores the history, culture, and current status of the Chipewyan.

The Crow
The Crow

The Crow

This book explores the history, culture, and current status of the Crow.

The Inuit
The Inuit

The Inuit

This book explores the history, culture, and current status of the Inuit.

The Ojibwa
The Ojibwa

The Ojibwa

This book explores the history, culture, and current status of the Ojibwa.

Women in American Indian Society
Women in American Indian Society

Women in American Indian Society

This book explores the position and role of women in American Indian society and how they have changed over time.

Law

Indigenous Peoples' Cultural Property Claims
Indigenous Peoples' Cultural Property Claims

Indigenous Peoples' Cultural Property Claims

This book analyses the legal aspects of international claims by indigenous peoples for the repatriation of their cultural property, and explores what legal norms and normative orders would be appropriate for resolving these claims.

Literature

Literatures of the American Indian
Literatures of the American Indian

Literatures of the American Indian

This book traces the history of American Indian literature, which came into existence about 28,000 years before Europeans began to write of their experiences in North America. It discusses how Indian storytellers use songs, stories, and ritual dramas to preserve and celebrate their history and heritage.

Medicine

Native American Medicine
Native American Medicine

Native American Medicine

This book explores the ways in which North American Indian healing techniques not only offer physical cures, but also restore emotional and spiritual well-being.

Arts

St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture, ed. 2
St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture, ed. 2

St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture, ed. 2

Includes more than 3,036 signed essays (300 of them new), alphabetically arranged, and written or reviewed by subject experts and edited to form a consistent, readable, and straightforward reference. Entries cover topics and persons in major areas of popular culture: film; music; print culture; social life; sports; television and radio; and art and performance (which include theater, dance, stand-up comedy, and other live performance).

Library Science

Succession Planning in Canadian Academic Libraries
Succession Planning in Canadian Academic Libraries

Succession Planning in Canadian Academic Libraries

This book explores the current Canadian academic library environment, and the need for succession planning in that environment.

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