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Nature's Past Episode 01: The Environmental History of the Don River
(Network in Canadian History and Environment, 2008-12-10)
On this pilot episode of the show, we introduce listeners to the study environmental history by speaking with Jennifer Bonnell, a graduate student at the University of Toronto who is researching the history of Toronto’s ...
Riot Control and Imperial Ideology in the Roman Empire
(Classial Association of Canada, 2007)
Ancient accounts of riots in the Roman Empire provide good evidence for elite attitudes to riot control, although not for the actual behaviour of the authorities in particular cases. They suggest that the authorities were ...
Improving Nature: Remaking Stanley Park’s Forest, 1888-1931
(BC Studies, 2008)
This article examines forest policy for Stanley Park in Vancouver, British Columbia from 1888-1931. The author argues that Park Board's forest policy developed with the objective of eliminating or disguising evidence of ...
Dellius, the Parthian Campaign, and the Image of Mark Antony
(Editions Latomus, 2008)
Women, Radio Broadcasting and the Depression: A “Captive” Audience from Household Hints to Story Time and Serials
(Women’s Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal, 2008)
The image of women radio listeners during the Depression is unduly influenced by contemporary ideas about daytime serial dramas. This distortion must be revisited in light of new evidence uncovered through content analysis ...
An Exploratory Study of Graduate Student Unions in Canada
(Département des relations industrielles de l’Université Laval, 2005)
Graduate student unions are beginning to attract attention in Canada and the United States. In Canada, unionization on campuses is especially important for organized labour, as union density has dropped below 30 percent ...
The man behind the woman: a qualitative study of the spousal support received and valued by executive women
Little is known about the spousal support received by married executive women and the support behaviors that they value. This article details the results of a qualitative study of 20 senior and executive-level women, with ...
Job analysis for a changing workplace
Job analysis sits at the heart of all human resource practices, making it a critically important management activity in every organization. However, with increasing competition, shorter product life-cycles, rapid technological ...