Social welfare and social services

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Mon pays c'est la relation

By (author) Véronique Lang
Categories: Care of the elderly

Accompagner des personnes âgées vulnérables comporte richesses et défis, en particulier lorsque s’immiscent les pertes cognitives. Sous sa plume fine et pleine de tendresse, l’autrice nous expose ...

Fight to Win

By (author) A.J.  Withers
Categories: Social work

AJ Withers draws on their own experiences as an organizer, extensive interviews with the Ontario Coalition Against Poverty (OCAP) activists and Toronto bureaucrats, and freedom of information requests ...

Divided

Divided looks at the last fifteen years in Saskatchewan, during which time the Saskatchewan Party government sought to reforge the province’s image into the New Saskatchewan: brash, materialistic, highly ...

The Case for Basic Income

Inequality is up. Decent work is down. Free market fundamentalism has been exposed as a tragic failure. In a job market upended by COVID-19—with Canadians caught in the grip of precarious labour, stagnant ...

Storying Violence

In August of 2016, Cree youth Colten Boushie was shot dead by Saskatchewan farmer Gerald Stanley. Using colonial and socio-political narratives that underlie white rural settler life, the authors position ...

Reframed

By (author) Stuart Shanker
Categories: Social work

For Stuart Shanker, the possibility of a truly just and free society begins with how we see and nurture our children. In his new book, Reframed, Shanker unpacks the unique science and conceptual practices ...

L'autosupervision dialogique en intervention psychosociale

L’intervention psychosociale est le terrain où se meuvent les problématiques de toutes sortes, souvent plus complexes les unes que les autres. Elle est aussi l’aire où les dynamismes générateurs ...

No Place To Go

This book is Number One in addressing the politics of where we’re allowed to “go” in public. From pay potties to deserted alleyways, and in cities from London to San Francisco to Toronto, No Place ...

Excessive Force

By (author) Alok Mukherjee & Tim Harper
Categories: Biography: general

Alok Mukherjee was the civilian overseer of the Toronto police between 2005 and 2015, during the most tumultuous decade the force had ever faced. In this provocative and highly readable collaboration ...

Trauma complexe

Les traumas complexes représentent un phénomène social et de santé publique névralgique. En misant sur des expertises complémentaires et sur une perspective multifactorielle tenant compte de la ...