Debating Dissent: Canada and the 1960s

Debating Dissent: Canada and the 1960s


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781442610781
Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division
Publication date: 09/26/2012
Series: Canadian Social History Series
Pages: 384
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Lara Campbell is an associate professor in the Department of Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies at Simon Fraser University.

Dominique Clément is an assistant professor in the Department of Sociology at the University of Alberta.

Gregory S. Kealey is a professor emeritus in the Department of History at the University of New Brunswick. He is the editor of University of Toronto Press's Canadian Social History Series and former president of the Canadian Historical Association and the Canadian Federation of the Humanities and Social Sciences.

Table of Contents



Time, Age, Myth: Towards a History of the Sixties - Lara Campbell, Simon Fraser University and Dominique Clément, University of Alberta.

Drugs, Health and the Environment

Food, Fear and the Environment in the Long Sixties - Catherine Carstairs, University of Guelph.

The Psychedelic Sixties in North America: Drugs and Identity - Erika Dyck, University of Saskatchewan.

Higher Education

The Canadian Association of University Teachers and the Transformation of Faculty Power, 1951-70 - Catherine Gidney, St. Thomas University.

To Struggle Together or Fracture Apart: The Sixties Student Movements at English Canadian Universities - Roberta Lexier, Mount Allison University.

‘Riots’ at Sir George Williams: Construction of a Social Conflict in the Sixties - .Marcel Martel, York University.

Authority and Social Protest

The Struggle for a Different World’: The 1971 Gastown Riot - Michael Boudreau, St. Thomas University.

Sex Spying: The RCMP and Women's Liberation Groups - Steve Hewitt, University of Birmingham and Christabelle Sethna, University of Ottawa.

Race and Working Class Movements

’Hothead Troubles’: Sixties-Era Wildcat Strikes in Canada - Peter S. McInnis, St. Francis Xavier University.

Black Confrontation in Sixties Halifax - James Walker, University of Waterloo

The Regulation of Native Peoples and Aboriginal Resistance - Bryan Palmer, Trent University

Nationalism and the State

The Nationalist Moment in English Canada - Stephen Azzi, Laurentien University

Reconciling the Two Solitudes?: Bilingualism and Biculturalism in Canada from the Quiet Revolution to the Victoria Charter - Matthew Hayday, University of Guelph .

Sixties in Québec - José E. Igartua, Université du Québec à Montréal.





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