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Modeling the Renewable Energy Transition in Canada  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at April 27, 2016
Modeling the Renewable Energy Transition in Canada

Modeling the Renewable Energy Transition in Canada: Techno-economic Assessments for Energy Management
Springer | Energy | April 26 2016 | ISBN-10: 331931503X | 51 pages | pdf | 1.64 mb

Authors: Ahmed, Tanveer
Demonstrates how an achievable 10% increase in renewable energy generation can significantly cut carbon emissions in Canada
Combines coverage of technology choices and economic analysis to provide implementation context
Suggests supportive policy measures that do not include feed-in tartiffs or loans

Water Policy and Governance in Canada (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at June 1, 2018
Water Policy and Governance in Canada (Repost)

Steven Renzetti, Diane P. Dupont, "Water Policy and Governance in Canada"
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3319428055 | PDF | pages: 451 | 6.7 mb
And Neither Have I Wings to Fly: Labelled and Locked Up in Canada's Oldest Institution

And Neither Have I Wings to Fly: Labelled and Locked Up in Canada's Oldest Institution by Thelma Wheatley
English | July 5th, 2013 | ISBN: 192670858X | 413 Pages | EPUB | 9.55 MB

Literary Nonfiction. The shocking true story of the institutionalization and abuse of children and adults with intellectual and physical handicaps in Canada's oldest provincial institution in Orillia, Ontario. Daisy Lumsden and her family were such victims, along with over ten thousand children, including infants, and adults with intellectual disabilities committed over the last century to the institution now known as Huronia Regional Centre, formerly the Asylum for Idiots and Feeble-Minded.
Runaway Wives and Rogue Feminists: The Origins of the Women’s Shelter Movement in Canada

Runaway Wives and Rogue Feminists: The Origins of the Women’s Shelter Movement in Canada by Margo Goodhand
English | January 10th, 2018 | ISBN: 1552669998 | 162 Pages | EPUB | 1.40 MB

In the supposedly enlightened ’60s and ’70s, violence against women was widespread. It wasn’t talked about, and women had few, if any, options to escape their abusers. Yet in 1973 — with no statistics, no money and little public support — five disparate groups of Canadian women quietly opened Canada’s first battered women’s shelters. Today, there are well over 600.
A Culture's Catalyst : Historical Encounters with Peyote and the Native American Church in Canada

A Culture's Catalyst : Historical Encounters
with Peyote and the Native American Church in Canada

by Fannie Kahan and Erika Dyck
English | 2016 | ISBN: 0887558143 | 174 Pages | PDF | 1.6 MB

More Harm Than Good: Drug Policy in Canada  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at May 6, 2018
More Harm Than Good: Drug Policy in Canada

More Harm Than Good: Drug Policy in Canada by Susan Boyd, Connie I. Carter, Donald MacPherson
English | January 10th, 2018 | ISBN: 1552668509 | 160 Pages | EPUB | 3.35 MB

In More Harm Than Good, Carter, Boyd and MacPherson take a critical look at the current state of Canadian drug policy and raise key questions about the effects of Canada’s increasing involvement in and commitment to the “war on drugs.” A primer on Canadian drug policy, the analysis in More Harm Than Good is shaped by critical sociology and feminist perspectives on drugs and incorporates insights not only from individuals who are on the front lines of drug policy in Canada — treatment and service workers — but also from those who live with the consequences of that policy on a daily basis — people who use criminalized drugs.
Payday Lending in Canada in a Global Context: A Mature Industry with Chronic Challenges

Payday Lending in Canada in a Global Context: A Mature Industry with Chronic Challenges by Jerry Buckland
English | 3 May 2018 | ISBN: 3319712128 | 245 Pages | PDF | 2.32 MB
Proportionality and Judicial Activism: Fundamental Rights Adjudication in Canada, Germany and South Africa

Proportionality and Judicial Activism: Fundamental Rights Adjudication in Canada, Germany and South Africa by Niels Petersen
2017 | ISBN: 1107177987, 131663082X | English | 258 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Natural Disasters and Risk Management in Canada: An Introduction  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at March 27, 2018
Natural Disasters and Risk Management in Canada: An Introduction

Natural Disasters and Risk Management in Canada: An Introduction By Nirupama Agrawal
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 377 Pages | ISBN : 9402412816 | 31.37 MB

These chapters provide valuable and comprehensive information on a variety of hazards, including both scientific and social aspects of disasters. The work introduces the concept of large, medium and small scale hazards, and includes many useful case studies as well as working examples of theoretical concepts.
Skyscrapers Hide the Heavens: A History of Native-Newcomer Relations in Canada, 4th Edition

Skyscrapers Hide the Heavens: A History of Native-Newcomer Relations in Canada, 4th Edition by J. R. Miller
English | March 20th, 2018 | ASIN: B07B6554LC, ISBN: 1487521758, 1487502052 | 473 Pages | EPUB | 22.98 MB

First published in 1989, Skyscrapers Hide the Heavens continues to earn wide acclaim for its comprehensive account of Native-newcomer relations throughout Canada’s history. Author J.R. Miller charts the deterioration of the relationship from the initial, mutually beneficial contact in the fur trade to the current displacement and marginalization of the Indigenous population.