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Canada and the First World War: Conduct and Commemoration

August 4th marked the 100th anniversary of Britain’s declaration of war on Germany and the start of the First World War for the British Empire, including Canada. What follows is a selection of recent UTP titles that may be of interest to readers looking to learn more about the war.

Facing Our Assumptions

Facing Eugenics: Reproduction, Sterilization, and the Politics of Choice, by Erika Dyck, is a social history o9781442612556f sexual sterilization operations in twentieth-century Canada.

The History of Women and Health Care in Canada

Body Failure: Medical Views of Women, 1900-1950 is an energetic new study on medical perspectives on the treatment of women in Canada in the first half of the twentieth century.

Introducing the International Journal of Canadian Studies

The University of Toronto Press is pleased to announce the addition of International Journal of Canadian Studies to the UTP publishing program, joining a group of distinguished learned journals. International Journal of Canadian Studies is a bilingual, multidisciplinary, and peer-reviewed journal publishing the latest research in Canadian Studies from around the world. IJCS provides a […]

Three Cheers for Canadian Academia!

Canadians have an international reputation for modesty. When it comes to the written word, Canada is notorious for its inclination to feel inadequate — we are neither American nor European, therefore ultimately not the best. As the proud publisher of over 35 journals, 13 of them with “Canadian” built right into their titles, UTP Journals was […]