Volume 73, Spring 2014 Forum: History Under Harper

Table of contents (31 articles)

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Front Matter

  1. Front Matter
  2. Contributors / Collaborateurs

Obituary / Necrologie

  1. Hugh Lukin Robinson : 19 June 1916–18 October 2012


  1. An “Entirely Different” Kind of Union : The Service, Office, and Retail Workers’ Union of Canada (SORWUC), 1972–1986
  2. A History of Legal Exclusion : Labour Relations Laws and British Columbia’s Agricultural Workers, 1937–1975
  3. In Service of the Lowly Nazarene Carpenter : The English Canadian Labour Press and the Case for Radical Christianity, 1926–1939
  4. The Labours of Leisure : Work and Workers at the Annual Encampments of the American Canoe Association, 1880–1910

Research Notes / Note de Recherche

  1. Drawn to Change : Comics and Critical Consciousness

Controversy / Polémique

  1. The Ideological and Organizational Origins of the United Federation of Teachers’ Opposition to the Community Control Movement in the New York City Public Schools, 1960–1968

Presentation / Présentation

  1. Introduction
  2. Harper’s Vision of the Future Requires Reshaping of the Past
  3. Whose Shared History?
  4. Remarks on the Harper Government’s Review of History
  5. Limiting Identities : The Conservative Attack on History and Feminist Claims for Equality
  6. History Under Harper : Leaving Québec, and Much Else, Outside Canada
  7. Harper and Non-History
  8. The Politics of History Under Harper
  9. Harper’s History : Does the Right Hand Know What the Other Right Hand is Doing?
  10. Rethinking the Impact of the Harper Government on Canadian History : It’s Our Fault Too
  11. L’identitée canadienne refaçonnée?
  12. The Conservative Assault on Parliamentary Government

Concluding Commentaries

  1. Identity Politics : Conservative Style
  2. Imagining Politics

Review Essays / Notes Critiques

  1. Recent Studies in Canadian Labour History from the Great Depression into the 21st Century / Stephen Endicott, Raising the Workers’ Flag: The Workers’ Unity League of Canada, 1930–1936 (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2012) / Wendy Cuthbertson, Labour Goes to War: The CIO and the Construction of a New Social Order, 1939–1945 (Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 2012) / Jason Russell, Our Union: UAW/CAW Local 27 from 1950 to 1990 (Edmonton: Athabasca University Press, 2011) / Carmela Patrias and Larry Savage, Union Power: Solidarity and Struggle in Niagara (Edmonton: Athabasca University Press, 2012)
  2. Having It All : Women, Work, Family, and the Academic Career / D. Lynn O’Brien Hallstein and Andrea O’Reilly, eds., Academic Motherhood in a Post-Second Wave Context: Challenges, Strategies, and Possibilities (Bradford, ON: Demeter Press, 2012) / Maureen Baker, Academic Careers and the Gender Gap (Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 2012)
  3. Howard Zinn, The People’s Historian / Martin Duberman, Howard Zinn: A Life on the Left (New York: The New Press, 2012) / Timothy McCarthy, ed., The Indispensable Zinn: The Essential Writings of the “People’s Historian” (New York: The New Press, 2012) / Stephen Bird, Adam Silver, and Joshua C. Yesnowitz, eds., Agitation with a Smile: Howard Zinn’s Legacies and the Future of Activism (Boulder: Paradigm Publishers, 2013)
  4. Health, Sustainability, Food Sovereignty and the Future of Food and Farming : Critical Issues in Food Studies / Wenonah Hauter, Foodopoly: The Battle over the Future of Food and Farming in America (New York: The New Press 2012) / Rod MacRae and Elisabeth Abergel, eds., Health and Sustainability in the Canadian Food System: Advocacy and Opportunity for Civil Society (Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press 2012) / Hannah Wittman, Annette Aurélie Desmarais, and Nettie Wiebe, eds., Food Sovereignty in Canada: Creating Just and Sustainable Food Systems (Halifax and Winnipeg: Fernwood Publishing 2011)
  5. “A Seemingly Incongruous Alliance” : Trotskyists and Teamsters in 1934 / Bryan D. Palmer, Revolutionary Teamsters: The Minneapolis Teamsters Strikes of 1934 (Leiden: Brill, 2013)

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