- Featured Books
7 Habits of highly effective people : revised and updated: This classic presents a principle-centered approach for solving both personal and professional problems. With penetrating insights and practical anecdotes, Stephen R. Covey reveals a step-by-step pathway for living with fairness, integrity, honesty, and human dignity principles that give us the security to adapt to change and the wisdom and power to take advantage of the opportunities that change creates.
Art, commerce and colonialism 1600-1800: The book examines how increasing engagement with the rest of the world transformed European art, architecture and design. It considers how commercial activity and colonial ventures gave rise to new and diverse forms of visual and material culture across the globe. Drawing on a wide range of recent scholarship, it offers a new perspective that challenges Eurocentric approaches
Braaaiiinnnsss! : from academics to zombies: This multidisciplinary book draws on a variety of fields including biology, history, law, gender studies, archaeology, library science and landscape architecture. Part homage to zombie films and fiction, part cultural study, this collection humorously explores our deep-seated fear of the undead.
Business communication : process & product: The seventh brief Canadian edition of Business Communication prepares you for a career in an increasingly digital and global workplace. Students will learn how social media networks and mobile technology function in the workplace and how they can strengthen their professional communication and critical thinking skills.
Canadian Politics, 7th edition: The seventh edition of Canadian Politics offers a comprehensive introduction to Canadian government and politics by a highly respected group of political scientists.
Child and Youth Care in the field : A practicum guidebook: CYC in the Field: A Practicum Guidebook walks the CYC student through their first practicum placement, encouraging reflective practice, connecting coursework to practice, and reviewing typical challenges faced by students in CYC settings and roles..
Davis's Canadian Drug Guide for Nurses, 18e: Davis's Drug Guide for Nurses®, Eighteenth Edition delivers everything you need to administer medications safely across the lifespan-- 643 well-organized monographs encompassing hundreds of generic drugs and thousands of trade names.
Davis's Drug Guide for Nurses, 16th edition: Davis's Drug Guide for Nurses, Sixteenth Edition delivers all of the information you need to administer medications safely across the lifespan--well-organized monographs for hundreds of generic and thousands of trade-name drugs
Davis's Drug Guide for Nurses, 17e: Davis's Drug Guide for Nurses provides comprehensive, up-to-date drug information in well-organized, nursing-focused monographs. It also includes extensive supplemental material in 16 appendices, thoroughly addresses the issue of safe medication administration, and educates the reader about 50 different therapeutic classes of drugs. In this 17th edition, we have continued the tradition of focusing on safe medication administration by including Medication Safety Tools and even more information about health care's most vulnerable patients: children, the elderly, pregnant women, and breast feeding mothers. Look for more Pedi, Geri, OB, and Lactation headings throughout the monographs.
Determinants of indigenous peoples' health : beyond the social: This edited collection, comprised largely of contributions by Indigenous authors, offers the voices and expertise of First Nations, Inuit, and Metis writers from across Canada. The multitude of health determinants of Indigenous peoples are considered in a selection of chapters that range from scholarly papers by research experts in the field, to reflective essays by Indigenous leaders.
Dying and death in Canada, 4th edition: Exploring the significance of end-of-life experiences, Dying and Death in Canada shows that how we live influences how we die, and the society and culture in which we live has a profound effect on how we behave when confronted with dying and death.
Groundswell : winning in a world transformed by social technologies: In this updated and expanded edition of Groundswell, featuring an all new introduction and chapters on Twitter and social media integration, you'll learn to evaluate new social technologies as they emerge, determine how different groups of consumers are participating in social technology arenas, apply a four-step process for formulating your future strategy, build social technologies into your business Groundswell is required listening for executives seeking to protect and strengthen their company's public image.
Guide to Energy Management: Designed to fulfill the needs for both a senior level university course in energy management as well as a professional development course in this growing field, the Guide to Energy Management (GTEM) is a significant educational resource.
Indigenomics : taking a seat at the economic table: Indigenomics lays out the tenets of the emerging Indigenous economy, built around relationships, multigenerational stewardship, and care for all. Includes voices of leading First Nations business leaders. Powerful reading for business leaders, policymakers, and economists.
Indigenous writes : a guide to First Nations, Metis & Inuit issues in Canada: In Indigenous Writes, Chelsea Vowel initiates myriad conversations about the relationship between Indigenous peoples and Canada. An advocate for Indigenous worldviews, the author discusses the fundamental issues--the terminology of relationships; culture and identity; myth-busting; state violence; and land, learning, law and treaties--along with wider social beliefs about these issues. She answers the questions that many people have on these topics to spark further conversations at home, in the classroom, and in the larger community.