McGill-Queen's University Press

MQUP

McGill-Queen's University Press

Type Higher Education
Website mqup.ca
Location Canada Canada
Summary McGill-Queen's University Press is a scholarly publisher that defends, refutes, and creates fresh interpretations of the world. With over 4,000 books in print and numerous awards and bestsellers, our goal is to produce peer-reviewed, rigorously edited, beautifully produced, intelligent, interesting books. A joint venture of McGill University in Montreal, Quebec, and Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario, MQUP is both a specialist in the Canadian perspective and a publisher of international themes, attracting attention from the New York Times to the Globe & Mail. A Canadian university press with a global reach, we aim to advance scholarship, promote public debate, and contribute to culture.


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Publications

MQUP · 28 February 2022 English

Debates about Muslim societies have intensified in the last four decades, triggered by the 1979 Islamic Revolution in Iran and 9/11. At the heart of these assumptions is Muslim exceptionalism: …


MQUP · 22 February 2022 English

For close to two hundred years, families and individuals across Ontario have travelled down country roads and gathered to enjoy seasonal agricultural fairs. Though some features of township and county …


MQUP · 15 February 2022 English

The UN Refugee Agency reported 79.5 million people were displaced worldwide in 2019, and over half of all displaced persons were under eighteen. This book investigates Canada's current response to …


MQUP · 15 February 2022 English

Since the demise of the Soviet Union in 1991, Russia has tried to restore its lost status, prestige, and influence in the global political arena. At the same time, internal …


MQUP · 15 February 2022 English

Argentina’s populist movement, led by Juan Perón, welcomed people from a broad range of cultural backgrounds to join its ranks. Unlike most populist movements in Europe and North America, Peronism …


MQUP · 15 February 2022 English

Listening to the Fur Trade uses the written record, oral history, and material culture to reveal histories of sound and music in an era before sound recording. Daniel Laxer uncovers …


MQUP · 15 February 2022 English

Responsibility is political. As the international community has called for more responsible environmental, social, and governance performance, the politics of commodities has become more fraught. Commodity Politics cuts through the …


MQUP · 15 February 2022 English

Grounded by the idea of language as lived experience, this collection assumes linguistic plurality to be a continuing human condition and offers a novel transnational and comparative perspective on it. …


MQUP · 15 February 2022 English

Legal precarity, mobility, and the criminalization of migrants complicate the study of forced migration and exile. Traditional methodologies can obscure both the agency of displaced people and hierarchies of power …


MQUP · 31 January 2022 English

Religion is fundamental to contemporary Puerto Rican society. The first synthesis of the religious history of the island, Communities of the Soul explores religion in Puerto Rico and the beliefs, …


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