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University of Regina Canadian Plains Research Center

Overview
Works: 414 works in 1,068 publications in 1 language and 15,298 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings  Periodicals  Field guides  Biographies  Lectures  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Other, isb, Editor, Organizer of meeting, 475
Classifications: KE394, 971.2005
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about University of Regina
 
Most widely held works by University of Regina
Prairie forum( )

in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Law for the elephant, law for the beaver : essays in the legal history of the North American West( Book )

6 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on papers presented at a conference held at the University of Victoria, Feb. 22-24, 1991
Emporium of the North : Fort Chipewyan and the fur trade to 1835 by James McPherson Parker( Book )

6 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of Fort Chipewyan, the first European settlement in Alberta, an important fur-trading centre, and a vital base for the exploration of the continent's hinterland
Town and city : aspects of western Canadian urban development( Book )

4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Athabasca oil sands : northern resource exploration, 1875-1951 by Barry Ferguson( Book )

10 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the research - private, scholarly, and government - that went into developing the oil sands
Views from Fort Battleford : constructed visions of an Anglo-Canadian West by Walter Hildebrandt( Book )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book outlines the way of life that existed on the prairies before the Canadian presence was established, examining the various institutions that placed the Anglo-Canadian elite in a position of power by the 1880s. It investigates the role of the North West Mounted Police and the North-West Field Force in establishing Canadian hegomony and analyzes government policies that were employed to control those who were seen as a threat in the wake of the 1885 Resistance. It concludes with a description of the various interpretations for Fort Battleford
The western Métis : profile of a people by Patrick Douaud( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethnic Canadians : culture and education by Martin Louis Kovacs( Book )

8 editions published between 1977 and 1980 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An investigation of the cultural-linguisticaspects of ethnic categories, in Western Canada, with particular reference to the role andthe impact of education, and its operationalized instrument, the school, uponthe direction and substance of changes in culture, language, and theirintangible expression, ethnicity
Modern architecture in Alberta by Trevor Boddy( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new normal : the Canadian prairies in a changing climate by David J Sauchyn( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New Normal brings together the work of 24 scholars representing various disciplines, who present their diverse knowledge and expertise about climate change and its impacts in the Prairie Provinces. In addition to providing information about and analysis of the multiple dimensions of the crisis, these scholars seek solutions to the problems and discuss options for taking advantage of new opportunities provided by a warmer climate."--Pub. desc
Immigration and settlement, 1870-1939( Book )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Torn from our midst : voices of grief, healing and action from the Missing Indigenous Women Conference, 2008 by A. Brenda Anderson( Book )

10 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"More than 300 women and men gathered in August 2008 at a conference entitled Missing Women: Decolonization, Third Wave Feminisms, and Indigenous People of Canada and Mexico. Here, personal stories and theoretical tools were brought together, as academics, activists, family members of missing and murdered women, police, media, policy-makers, justice workers, and members of faith communities offered their perspectives on the issue of racialized, sexualized violence."--Pub. desc
Water and wetland plants of the Prairie Provinces by Heinjo Lahring( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over 400 species of eater and wetland plants found across Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Manitoba are included in this handy field guide designed for use by both amateur and professional botanists. --Back cover
Calgary builds : the emergence of an urban landscape, 1905-1914 by Bryan Peter Melnyk( Book )

7 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The government and politics of the Alberta Metis settlements by T. C Pocklington( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This study of the eight Metis settlements in northern Alberta examines their history, legal status, government and politics, external and internal organizations, the issue of self-government and the opinions and attitudes of residents on a number of topics, and presents an unconventional approach to native self government
Human ecology of the Canadian prairie ecozone by B. A Nicholson( Book )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canadian volunteers : Spain 1936-1939 by William Beeching( Book )

7 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relato de los batallones Lincoln-Washington y Mackenzie-Papineau del Canadá, soldados voluntarios de la 15.a Brigada Internacional en la guerra civil española
Agricultural history( Book )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The articles cover a wide range of topics: First Nations’ agricultural practices; agriculture during the fur trade era; the history of ranching and the industry’s evolution as fenced-in farm settlements supplanted the open range; the wheat boom at the turn of the twentieth century, which led the Prairie Provinces to become known as the “breadbasket of the world”; mechanization and other adaptations to dryland farming; how Prairie cattle and crops were transported and marketed abroad; and the emergence of farmers’ organizations who fought for fair prices for their products."--pub. desc
Brandon : geographical perspectives on the wheat city by John E Welsted( Book )

6 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series of essays aimed at the general reader interested in geography, written to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the Dept. of Geography at Brandon University. Coverage includes the physical setting, the relationship to the Assiniboine River, the climate, spatial growth of the city, population structure and social areas, manufacturing sector, downtown areas, the urban fringe, urban planning, and its role as a service centre in southwestern Manitoba
Saskatchewan First Nations : lives past and present by University of Regina( Book )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book begins with an introductory section that briefly reviews the history of First Nations political development in Saskatchewan, the historical process of First Nations education, health care among Saskatchewan First Nations, the development of First Nations media, and First Nations people in sports. The main section contains over 125 biographies of Saskatchewan First Nations people which together demonstrate the diversity & department of this community and their contribution to the province
 
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The new normal : the Canadian prairies in a changing climate
Covers
The western Métis : profile of a peopleThe new normal : the Canadian prairies in a changing climateImmigration and settlement, 1870-1939Torn from our midst : voices of grief, healing and action from the Missing Indigenous Women Conference, 2008Water and wetland plants of the Prairie ProvincesAgricultural historySaskatchewan First Nations : lives past and present
Alternative Names
Canadian Plains Research Center

Canadian Plains Research Center (University of Regina)

CPRC

University of Regina

University of Regina Canada Canadian plains research center

University of Regina Canadian Plains Research Center

University Regina, Saskatchewan Canadian Plains Research Center

Languages
English (123)