Wednesday, 8 August 2012

New books - July 2012 (Part 1)

A selection of new books added to the catalogue and collection in July. These books include a number of new books on human rights issues, official publications form the Pacific, and an order of Canadian books, including on Canadian indigenous peoples:

Cavell, Janice and Jeff Noakes. Acts of occupation : Canada and Arctic sovereignty, 1918-25. Vancouver : UBC Press, c2010.

Spronk, Rachel. Ambiguous pleasures : sexuality and middle class self-perceptions in Nairobi. New York : Berghahn Books, 2012.
Adhikari, Mohamed. The anatomy of a South African genocide : the extermination of the Cape San peoples. Athens : Ohio University Press, 2011.

Cross, William (ed). Auditing Canadian democracy. Vancouver: UBC Press, c2010.

Austin, Ian Patrick. Australia-Singapore relations : successful bilateral relations in a historical and contemporary context. Singapore : Select Pub. ; Joondalup, Western Australia : Edith Cowan University, c2011.

Gmelch, George. Behind the smile : the working lives of Caribbean tourism. Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c2012.

Sunseri, Lina. Being again of one mind : Oneida women and the struggle for decolonization. Vancouver : UBC Press, c2011.

Steinberg, Gerald , Anne Herzberg, and Jordan Berman. Best practices for human rights and humanitarian NGO. Leiden ; Boston : Martinus Nijhoff Pub., 2012.

Froese, Marc D. Canada at the WTO : trade litigation and the future of public policy. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, c2010.

Granatstein, J. L. Canada's army : waging war and keeping the peace. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 2011.

Akuffo, Edward Ansah. Canadian foreign policy in Africa : regional approaches to peace, security, and development. Farnham ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2012.

McDonald, Ted et al (eds). Canadian immigration : economic evidence for a dynamic policy environment. Kingston, ON ; Ithaca, N.Y. : School of Policy Studies, Queen's University, c2010.
Sheller, Mimi. Citizenship from below : erotic agency and Caribbean freedom. Durham : Duke University Press, 2012.
Winkler, Harald. Cleaner energy, cooler climate : developing sustainable energy solutions for South Africa. Cape Town : HSRC Press, c2009.
Solomon Islands. National Parliament. Special Select Committee on Privileges, Powers, and Immunities of Parliament. Committee report : inquiry into the preparation of appropriate rules and regulations for prescription by Parliament according to section 69 of the Constitution. [Honiara, Solomon Islands] : National Parliament of Solomon Islands, [2009]

Anand, Sudhir et al. The cost of inaction : case studies from Rwanda and Angola. Boston, Mass. : François-Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights ; Cambridge, Mass., c2012.

Smith, Linda Tuhiwai. Decolonizing methodologies : research and indigenous peoples. London : New York, 2012.

Torrent, Mélanie. Diplomacy and nation-building in Africa : Franco-British relations and Cameroon at the end of empire. London : I.B. Tauris, 2012.

Bornstein, Erica. Disquieting gifts : humanitarianism in New Delhi. Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, 2012.

Early recovery framework : submitted to the Prime Minister of Samoa : 29 September 2009 earthquake and tsunami. [Samoa : Govt. Printer ; Geneva, Switzerland : IASC, 2009]

Lal, Padma Narsey, Rashmi Rita and Neehal Khatri. Economic costs of the 2009 floods in the Fiji sugar belt and policy implications. Gland, Switzerland : IUCN, c2009.

Holst, Frederik. Ethnicization and identity construction in Malaysia. Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2012.

Diptee, Audra. From Africa to Jamaica : the making of an Atlantic slave society, 1775-1807. Gainesville : University Press of Florida, c2010.

Pigott, Peter. From far and wide : a complete history of Canada's Arctic sovereignty. Toronto : Dundurn, c2011.

Hofmeyr, Jan (ed). From inequality to inclusive growth : South Africa's pursuit of shared prosperity in extraordinary times. Cape Town, South Africa : Institute for Justice and Reconciliation, [2011?]

Panter-Brick, Simone. Gandhi and nationalism : the path to Indian independence. London ; New York : I.B. Tauris, 2012.

Sinclair, James. Gavamani : the Magisterial Service of British New Guinea. Belair, S. Aust. : Crawford House Publishing, 2009.

Bellamy, Alex J. Global politics and the responsibility to protect : from words to deeds. London ; New York : Routledge, c2011.

Nault , Derrick M. and Shawn L. England (eds). Globalization and human rights in the developing world. Basingstoke ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.

Cushman, Thomas (ed). Handbook of human rights. Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Routledge, 2012.

Chazan, May et al. (eds). Home and native land : unsettling multiculturalism in Canada. Toronto : Between the Lines, 2011.

Nystuen, Gro, Andreas Follesda and Ola Mestad (eds). Human rights, corporate complicity and disinvestment. Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011.

Davis , Thomas W. D. and Brian Galligan (eds). Human Rights in Asia. Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA, USA : Edward Elgar, c2011.

Forsythe, David P. Human rights in international relations. Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012.

Tambakaki, Paulina. Human rights, or citizenship? Abingdon ; New York : Birkbeck Law Press, 2010.

Westra, Laura. Human rights : the commons and the collective. Vancouver : UBC Press, c2011.

Weiss, Thomas George. Humanitarian intervention : ideas in action. Cambridge, U.K. ; Malden, Mass. : Polity Press, c2012

Magone, Claire, Michael Neuman and Fabrice Weissman (eds). Humanitarian negotiations revealed : the MSF experience. London : Hurst & Co., 2011.

Thompson, Andrew S. In defence of principles : NGOs and human rights in Canada. Vancouver : UBC Press, c2010.

India Infrastructure Report 2011 Water: Policy and Performance for Sustainable Development. New Delhi : Oxford University Press, 2012.

Majumdar, Sumit K. India's late, late industrial revolution : democratizing entrepreneurship. Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, c2012.

Bhagwati, Jagdish and Arvind Panagariya (eds). India's reforms : how they produced inclusive growth. New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, c2012.

Pulitano , Elvira (ed). Indigenous rights in the age of the UN declaration. Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012.

Viljoen, Frans. International human rights law in Africa. Oxford, U.K. : Oxford University Press, 2012.

Neier, Aryeh. The international human rights movement : a history. Princeton, N.J. ; Woodstock : Princeton University Press, c2012.

Edmundson, William A. An introduction to rights. Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012.

Carmody, Chios (ed). Is our house in order? : Canada's implementation of international law. Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, c2010.

Laremont, Ricardo René. Islamic law and politics in Northern Nigeria. Trenton NJ : Africa World Press, 2011.

Lynch, Hollis Ralph. K.O. Mbadiwe : a Nigerian political biography, 1915-1990. New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.

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