Book Reviews on

Oct 25 2012 | By Matthew Adams |, | By Justin Podur | In this interview with Matt Adams, Justin Podur, author of Haiti’s New Dictatorship, discusses his new book.
Social Democracy After the Cold War
Oct 18 2012 | By John Warnock | In the present economic and financial crisis, we are seeing the collapse of the social democratic parties in Europe. How can they bring their former supporters back into the party?
Alif the Unseen
Oct 11 2012 | By Amira Elghawaby | Alif the Unseen brings together the mystical elements of Islam and the hardcore digital age that helped topple dictators in the Middle East.
Oct 4 2012 | By Chris Carlsson | Critical Mass was born 20 years ago among dozens of people in San Francisco and has reproduced itself in over 350 cities, thanks to the efforts of countless thousands across the planet.
Too Asian?: Racism, Privilege, and Post-Secondary Education
Sep 27 2012 | By Cara Ng | “Too Asian?”: Racism, Privilege, and Post-Secondary Education, a new anthology, takes Maclean's magazine to task and explores race and representation in Canadian universities.
Sep 20 2012 | By Sarah van Gelder | Published in 2011, shortly after the Occupy movement began, This Changes Everything was published offering insights for the many already involved.
Sep 13 2012 | By Kevin Hollett | In Vanishing Vancouver: The Last 25 Years, author Michael Kluckner pushes back, back in time and back against the disappearing city he clearly fell in love with.
Sep 7 2012 | By Vivian McCaffrey | For the last decade, Finland’s success on international tests has caught the attention of education policymakers around the world.
Lingering Tide and Other Stories
Aug 30 2012 | By Noreen Mae Ritsema | In her book Lingering Tide and Other Stories, Latha Viswanathan deftly maps out the uneasy borders created by generation gaps and cultural collisions.
Aug 23 2012 | By Daniel Francis | Richard Stursberg’s memoir of his years in CBC programming raises the question: how did someone so fundamentally out of sympathy with public broadcasting get the job in the first place?