Welcome to Yorkspace
YorkSpace is York University's Institutional Repository. It is a platform that enables York community members to organize and preserve their research online in an institutional context. It showcases the scholarship of the York University community through the use of a special standards-based software platform that collects usage statistics and provides exceptional visibility on the web.
To learn more about YorkSpace, visit the YorkSpace Resource Site
Communities in YorkSpace
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Affordable Rental Housing: Exploring the Impacts of COVID-19 on Rental Housing in the City of Toronto (2021-08)In the past few decades, house prices and rentals are rising resulting in low- and middle-class people struggling to find quality and affordable housing. Concurrently, government funding for affordable housing has declined ...
When Palm Trees Break: the Fractured Horizons of Black Caribbean World-Making in the Midst of Crisis (2021-08)For communities pressed to the margins of society and the globe, particularly those who are poor, racialized or of the Global South, ecological crisis is not some unimaginable elsewhere but rather an omnipresent, pervasive ...
(2021-08)Food security is integral to the health and well-being of communities. However, regional food systems, which (in part) facilitate food security are unevenly acknowledged in Ontario’s land-use planning framework. The ...
(2021-08)Toronto is a centre of power for the international mining industry, where decisions about the lives of individuals, the future of entire communities, and the destruction of the more than human world are made behind the ...