We acknowledge that we live and work on unceded Indigenous territories and we thank the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh Nations for their hospitality.

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Book Review

Speaking for a Long Time: Public Space and Social Memory in Vancouver

  Mike Davis claims that ours is a time when the lived geographies of privilege and marginality intersect with an ever-diminishing regularity [1]. If he is right, then critical urban research that attempts to understand how new...

Review by David Hugill


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Private Grief, Public Mourning: The Rise of the Roadside Shrine in BC

Typically involving a cross and some flowers, the roadside memorials located along British Columbia’s highways catch the passing motorist’s attention and instantly raise a series of questions about death and mourning. Who died there? How...

Review by Ben Bradley


Book Review

Cascadia: The Elusive Utopia – Exploring the Spirit of the Pacific Northwest

Fourteen individually authored chapters (and several supplements) reflect on a shared and bifurcated bioregion and, in the process, assemble the varied ways in which the designation “Cascadia” has been applied. Among the surprises in the...

Review by Laurie Ricou


Book Review

Land, Man, and the Law

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 24, Winter 1974/75

Review by H.V. Nelles


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Landscapes of the Mind: Worlds of Sense and Metaphor

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 91/92, Autumn/Winter 1991/92

Review by Laurie Ricou


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Tangled Webs of History: Indians and the Law in Canada’s Pacific Coast Fisheries

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 108, Winter 1995/96

Review by Douglas Sanders


Book Review

Cork Lines and Canning Lines: The Glory Years of Fishing on the West Coast

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 108, Winter 1995/96

Review by James Conley


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Ginger: The Life and Death of Albert Goodwin

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 91/92, Autumn/Winter 1991/92

Review by Jeremy Mouat


Book Review

Senewelets: Culture History of the Nanaimo Coast Salish and the False Narrows Midden

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 91/92, Autumn/Winter 1991/92

Review by Gregory Monks


Book Review

Aboriginal Peoples and Politics: The Indian Land Question in British Columbia

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 91/92, Autumn/Winter 1991/92

Review by Brian Titley


Book Review

Three Men and a Forester

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 91/92, Autumn/Winter 1991/92

Review by Jeremy Wilson


Book Review

Landscape Evaluation: Approaches and Applications

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 91/92, Autumn/Winter 1991/92

Review by Gordon Ingram


Book Review

A Modern Life: Art and Design in British Columbia, 1945-1960

An early and still not inappropriate epithet for Vancouver is Terminal City. This epithet denotes not only a peripheral cultural as well as a geographical location but also the city’s potential for development, despite its...

Review by Rhodri Windsor-Liscombe


Book Review

Nuu-chah-nulth Voices, Histories, Objects & Journeys

NUU-CHAH-NULTH VOICES, Histories, Objects &Journeys is an anthology produced to complement Out of the Mist: HuupuKwanum—Tupaat, Treasure of the Nuu-chah-nulth Chiefs, an exhibition mounted in April 2000 by the Royal British Columbia Museum in conjunction with...

Review by Daniel Marshall