Book Reviews and Essays

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1997 (02-1-02) Banishing Bureaucracy: The Five Strategies for Reinventing Government, by David Osborne and Peter Plastrik,
1997 (02-1-03) The Limits of Medicine: How Science Shapes Our Hope for the Cure, by Edward S. Golub,
1997 (02-2-03) Policy Innovation in Saskachewan, by Eleanor Glor,
1997 (02-3-04) The Human Rights Reader: Major Political Essays, Speeches, and Documents From the Bible to the Present, Edited by Micheline R. Ishay,
1998 (03-1-3) Policing the Risk Society, by Richard V. Ericson and Kevin D. Haggerty, and Harm Reduction: A New Direction for Drug Policies and Programs, edited by Patricia G. Erikson, Diane A Riley, Yuet W. Cheung and Patrick A. O’Hare,
1998 (03-1-4) Needs Assessment: A Creative and Practical Guide for Social Scientists, Edited by Rebecca Reviere, Susan Berkowitz, Carolyn C. Carter, and Carolyn Graves Ferguson,
1998 (03-2-3) The Potlach Papers: A Colonial Case History, by Christopher Bracken, and The Apotheosis of Captain Cook: European Mythmaking in the Pacific, by Gananath Obeyesekere,
1998 (03-2-4) Audacious Democracy: Labor, Intellectuals and the Social Reconstruction of America, by Steven Fraser and Joshua B. Freeman, and Democracy and Technology, by Richard E. Sclove,,
1998 (03-3-4) Reflections of a Siamese Twin: Canada at the End of the Twentieth Century, by John Ralston Saul,
1998 (03-3-5) Encrypting Christianity, a comprehensive Book Review of three books by Barbara Thiering,
1999 (04-1-09) Entropy: A New World View; Algeny; The End of Work: The Decline of the Global Labor Force and the Dawn of the Post-Market Era, Authors: Jeremy Rifkin, Ted Howard, and Nicanor Perlas,
1999 (04-1-10) Favourite Books of 1998,
1999 (04-1-11) Global Warning! Debating International Developments in New Public Financial Management: International Developments in New Public Financial Management, by Olov Olson, James Guthrie, and Christopher Humphrey.,
1999 (04-1-8) The Interpretation of Technology, by Arthur Kroker and the Canadian Mind,
1999 (04-3-3) Innovation in American Government: Challenges and Dilemmas, by Alan A. Altshuler and Robert D. Behn, eds.,
1999 (x-0-0) Creativity: Flow and the Psychology of Discovery and Invention, by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi,
2000 (05-1-3) The Community of the Future, by Frances Hesselbein, Marshall Goldsmith, Richard Beckhard R. Schubert, eds.,
2000 (05-1-4) Innovating with Integrity: How local heroes are transforming American government, by Sandford Borins,
2000 (05-1-5) Innovation in Local Governments: A Review of Books, by Terry Nichols Clark,
2000 (05-2-9) The Spirit in the Gene Humanity’s Proud Illusion and the Laws of Nature, by Reg Morrison,
2000 (05-3-4) The Web of Life: A New Synthesis of Mind and Matter, by Fritjof Capra,
2000 (05-3-5) Tools for Innovators: Creative Strategies for Managing Public Sector Organizations, by Steven Cohen and William Eimicke,
2000 (05-3-6) Building a Bridge to the Eighteenth Century, by Neil Postman,
2001 (06-1-3) Two Cultures: The gap between humanists and scientists, A Review Essay on Stephen Jay Gould,
2001 (06-2-5) Working Poor,
2001 (06-2-6) Making Sense of Management: A Critical Introduction, by Mats Alvesson and Hugh Willmott,
2001 (06-3-6) Demonizing the Corporation,
2002 (07-1-4) The Future of Government, a review essay,
2002 (07-1-5) Performance-Based Instruction: Linking Training to Business Results, by Dale Brethower and Karolyn Smalley,
2002 (07-1-6) Blowback: The Costs and Consequences of American Empire, by Chalmers Johnson,
2002 (07-2-08) Nor Commit A Social Science,
2002 (07-2-09) Globalization and the Decline of Social Reform: Into the Twenty-first Century and Reimagining Social Welfare: Beyond the Keynesian Welfare State,
2002 (07-2-10) Exposing Privatization: Women and Health Care Reform in Canada, by Pat Armstrong, Carol Amaratunga, Jocelyne Bernier, Karen Grant, Ann Pederson and Kay Wilson,
2002 (07-3-07) Beyond work-family balance: Advancing gender equity and workplace performance, by Rhona Rapoport, Lotte Bailyn,
2002 (07-3-08) Primal Leadership: Realizing the power of emotional intelligence, by Daniel Goleman, Richard Boyatzis & Annie McKee,
2002 (07-3-12) The New Public Organization, by Kenneth Kernaghan, Brian Marson, and Sandford Borins,
2002 (07-3-13) Creating the Innovation Culture: Leveraging Visionaries, Dissenters and Other Useful Troublemakers in Your Organization, by Frances Horibe,
2003 (08-1-07) Cities in Civilization, by Sir Peter Geoffrey Hall,
2003 (08-1-08) Canada’s Innovation Strategy: The Politics of Partnership, by Industry Canada & Human Resources Development Canada,
2003 (08-1-09) New Players, Partners and Processes: A Public Sector without Boundaries?, Edited by Meredith Edwards and John Langford,
2003 (08-1-10) The Growth Warriors: Creating Sustainable Global Advantage for America’s Technology Industries, by Ron Mascitelli,
2003 (08-2-11) Empire of Disorder, by Alain Joxe,
2003 (08-2-12) Empire: The Rise and Demise of the British World Order and the Lessons for Global Power, by Niall Ferguson,
2003 (08-2-5) The Transformation of Governance: Public administration for the twenty-first century America, by Donald F. Kettl,
2003 (08-2-6) Governance in the Twenty-first Century: revitalizing the public service, by Guy Peters and Donald J. Savoie, eds,
2003 (08-3-9) Creativity Enhancement Books: How To, Not What To,
2003 (08-4-08) The Politics of Public Management: The HRDC Audit of Grants and Contributions, and Agents of Change: Crossing the Post-Industrial Divide.,
2003 (08-4-09) Organic Management, Creating a Culture of Innovation, by Charles Sirois,
2004 (09-1-09) Agents of Change: Crossing the Post-Industrial Divide, by C. Heckscher, M. Maccoby, R. Ramirez, and P.E. Tixier,
2004 (09-1-10) The Collaborative Work Systems Fieldbook: Strategies for Building Successful Teams, by M. M. Beyerlein, G. Klein, and L. Broedling (eds),
2004 (09-2-09) The Government Taketh Away: The Politics of Pain in Canada and the United States, edited by Leslie A. Pal and R. Kent Weaver.,
2004 (09-2-10) Managing Innovation,
2004 (09-3-4) Shaping the Next One Hundred Years: New Methods for Quantitative, Long-Term Policy Analysis, by Robert J. Lempert, Steven W. Popper and Steven C. Bankes,,
2005 (10-1-16) Review Essay: Democratic Social Engagement,
2005 (10-1-17) From a Native Daughter: Colonialism and Sovereignty in Hawai’I, by Haunani-Kay Trask,
2005 (10-1-18) Where is the Public Mistrust? Review of “E-Government,” a report of The American Planning Association. May, 2004,
2005 (10-2-09) Review Essay: Canada’s Systems of Innovation,
2005 (10-2-10) The Psychology of Decision Making: People in Organizations, by Lee Roy Beach and Terry Connolly,
2005 (10-2-11) Leadership in Nonprofit Organizations, by Barry Dym and Harry Hutson,
2005 (10-2-12) Handbook of Entrepreneurial Dynamics, by William B Gartner, Kelley G Shaver, Nancy M Carter, Paul D Reynolds, editors.,
2005 (10-3-11) Working with Cynicism,
2005 (10-3-12) Metropolitan Governance: Conflict, Competition and Cooperation, by Richard C. Feiock, ed.,
2005 (10-3-13) The SAGE Handbook of Organizational Discourse, by David Grant, Cynthia Hardy, Cliff Oswick and Linda Putnam, eds.,
2005 (10-3-14) The Gebusi: Lives Transformed in a Rainforest, by Bruce Knauft,
2005 (10-3-15) Indigenous Knowledge and the Integration of Knowledge Systems: Towards a Philosophy of Articulation, by Catherine A. Odora Hoppers, ed.,
2006 (11-1-5) Synchronizing Science and Technology with Human Behaviour, by Ralf Brand,
2006 (11-1-6) Building New Bridges / Bâtir de Nouveau Ponts, by Jeff Keshen and Sylvie Perrier (editors),
2006 (11-1-7) Hiding from Humanity: Disgust, Shame and the Law, by Martha C. Nussbaum,
2006 (11-1-8) Governing for Results: A Director’s Guide to Good Governance, by Mel D. Gill,
2006 (11-2-8) Organizations Evolving, Second Edition, by Howard E. Aldrich and Martin Rueff,
2006 (11-3-11) The Limits of Critical Thinking,
2007 (12-1-7) Preparing for the Future: Strategic Planning in the U.S. Air Force, by Michael Barzelay and Colin Campbell,
2007 (12-1-8) Intellectual Property and Competition Law: The Innovation Nexus, by Gustavo Ghidini,
2007 (12-2-11) The End of Poverty: Economic Possibilities for Our Time, by Jeffrey Sachs,
2007 (12-2-12) The Bottom Billion: Why the Poorest Countries Are Failing and What Can Be Done About It, by Paul Collier,
2007 (12-2-13) An End to Poverty? A Historical Debate, by Gareth Steadman Jones,
2007 (12-2-14) White Man’s Burden: Why the West’s Efforts to Aid the Rest Have Done So Much Ill and So Little Good, by William Easterley,
2007 (12-2-15) The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism, by Naomi Klein,
2007 (12-2-16) Modern State Intervention in the Era of Globalisation, by Nikolaos Karagiannis and Zagros Madjd-Sadjadi,
2007 (12-3-14) The Politics of Public Money: Spenders, Guardians, Priority Setters, and Financial Watchdogs Inside the Canadian Government, by David A. Good,
2008 (13-1-10) Service User and Carer Involvement, by Mo McPhail,
2008 (13-1-11) Health and Social Care: Establishing a Joint Future?, by Alison Petch,
2008 (13-1-12) Good to Great and the Social Sectors: A monograph to accompany Good to Great (why business thinking is not the answer), by J. Collins,
2008 (13-2-08) The Spectre of Liberalism,
2008 (13-2-09) Ever Since Plato: The Corporatization of Curriculum,
2008 (13-2-10) School Reform in a Global Society, by William E. Segall,
2008 (13-2-11) Capitalists and Conquerors: A Critical Pedagogy Against Empire, by Peter McLaren,
2008 (13-2-12) Indigenous Education and Empowerment, by Ismael Abu-Saad & Duane Champaign,
2008 (13-2-13) Becoming Culturally Oriented: Practical Advice for Psychologists and Educatiors, by Nadya A. Fouad and Patricia Arrendondo,
2008 (13-2-14) Professing’ Humanistic Sociology, by Glenn A. Goodwin and Martin D. Schartz, ed.,
2008 (13-2-15) Social Learning: Towards a Sustainable World, by Arjen E. J. Wals, ed.,
2008 (13-3-14) The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable, by Nassim Nicholas Taleb,
2009 (14-1-08) Breakthrough: Politics and Race in the Age of Obama, by Gwen Ifill,
2009 (14-1-09) Transcending New Public Management: The Transformation of Public Sector Reforms, by Tom Christensen and Per Lægreid, eds.,
2009 (14-1-10) Inside Project Red Stripe: Incubating Innovation and Teamwork at The Economist, by Andrew Carey,
2009 (14-1-11) The Upside of Down: Catastrophe: Creativity and the Renewal of Civilization, by Thomas Homer-Dixon,
2009 (14-1-12) An Honourable Calling: Political Memoirs by Allan Blakeney,
2009 (14-2-06) Governing by Network: The new Shape of the Public Sector, by Stephen Goldsmith and William D. Eggers,
2009 (14-2-07) The Brain that Changes Itself: Stories of Personal Triumph from the Frontiers of Brain Science, by Norman Doidge,
2009 (14-2-08) A Cognitive Theory of the Firm: Learning, Governance and Dynamic Capabilities, by Bart Nooteboom,
2009 (14-2-09) Collective Intelligence: Creating a Prosperous World at Peace, by Mark Tovey, ed.,
2009 (14-2-11) L’Innovation une affaire d’état: gagnants et perdants de la troisième révolution industrielle, par Claude Rochet, ,
2010 (15-1-10) The Cancer Stage of Capitalism, by John McMurtry,
2010 (15-1-11) Governing the Environment: Salient Institutional Issues, by Albert Breton, Giorgio Brosio, Silvanna Dalmazzone, Giovanna Garrone, eds.,
2010 (15-1-12) Professionalism and Public Service: Essays in Honour of Ken Kernaghan, by David Siegel and Ken Rasmussen, eds.,
2010 (15-1-13) Blood and Capital: The Paramilitarization of Colombia, by Jasmin Hristov,
2010 (15-1-14) Elusive Equality: Gender, Citizenship, and the Limits of Democracy in Czechoslovakia, 1918-1950, by Melissa Feinberg,
2010 (15-1-15) The Price of Exclusion: Race, Nationalism and the Decline of German Liberalism: 1898-1933, by Eric Kurlander,
2010 (15-1-16) Innovation in Public Services: Entrepreneurship. Creativity and Management, by Paul Windrum and Per Koch, eds.,
2010 (15-1-17) The Future of Innovation, by Bettina von Stamm and Anna Trifilova, eds,
2010 (15-2-09) Corporate Social Responsibility: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly , by Subhabrata Banerjee,
2010 (15-2-10) The Cultural Politics of Human Rights: Comparing the US and UK, by Kate Nash,
2010 (15-2-11) Discourse and Community: Multidisciplinary Studies in Canadian Culture, edited by Howard A. Doughty and Marino Tuzi,
2010 (15-2-12) Dimensions of Prejudice: Towards a Political Economy of Bigotry, by Zak Cope,
2010 (15-2-13) Rethinking Leadership and “Whole of Government” National Security Reform: Problems, Progress and Prospects, by Joseph B. Cerami and Jeffrey A. Engel,
2010 (15-2-14) Innovation, Evolution and Economic Change: New Ideas in the Tradition of Galbraith, by Blandine Laperche, James K. Galbraith, & Dimitri Uzunidas,
2010 (15-2-15) Recent Advances in Neo-Schumpeterian Economics: Essays in Honour of Horst Hanusch, by Andreas Pyka, Uwe Cantner, Alfred Greiner and Thomas Kuhn, eds.),,
2010 (15-2-16) Europe, Globalization and the Lisbon Agenda , by Maria João Rodrigues, ed,
2010 (15-2-17) Les sentinelles de l’argent sale : les banques aux prises avec l’antiblanchiment, par Gilles Favarel-Garrigues, Thierry Godefroy et Pierre Lascoumes, ,
2010 (15-3-07) Research and Innovation Policy: Changing Government-University Relations, edited by G. Bruce Doern and Christopher Stoney,
2010 (15-3-08) Artistry Unleashed: A Guide to Pursuing Great Performance in Work and Life, by Hilary Austen,
2010 (15-3-09) Before Earth Day: The Origins of American Environmental Law, 1945-1970, by Karl Boyd Brooks,
2010 (15-3-10) Edited Clean Version: Technology and the Culture of Control, by Raiford Guins,
2010 (15-3-11) The Ethics Primer for Public Administrators in Government and Nonprofit Organizations, by James Svara,
2010 (15-3-12) In the Place of Justice: A Story of Punishment and Deliverance, by Wilbert Rideau,
2010 (15-3-13) Leading Public Sector Innovation: Co-creating for a Better Society, by Christ,
2011 (16-1-10) Universal Human Rights and Extraterritorial Obligations, by Sigrun Skogly & Mark Gibney, eds,
2011 (16-1-11) American Blacklist: The Attorney General’s List of Subversive Organizations, by Robert Justin Goldstein,
2011 (16-1-12) The Dance of Person and Place: One Interpretation of American Indian Philosophy, by Thomas M. Norton-Smith,
2011 (16-1-13) The Death of the Liberal Class, by Chris Hedges,
2011 (16-1-14) Employee Empowerment – the rhetoric and the reality, by Rosana Huq,
2011 (16-2-09) The Black Hole of Public Administration, by Ruth Hubbard and Gilles Paquet,
2011 (16-2-10) Prodigal Nation: Moral Decline and Divine Punishment from New England to 9-11, by Andrew R. Murphy,
2011 (16-2-11) The Invention of Hebrew, by Seth L. Sanders,
2011 (16-2-12) Labors of Innocence in Early Modern England, by Joanna Picciotto,
2011 (16-2-13) Healing the Herds: Disease, Livestock Economies, and the Globalization of Veterinary Medicine, by Karen Brown & Daniel Gilfoyle, eds.,
2011 (16-2-14) Youth in a Suspect Society: Democracy or Disposability?, by Henry A. Giroux,
2012 (17-1-10) Networks, Innovation and Public Policy: Politicians, Bureaucrats and the Pathway to Change inside Government, by Considine, Lewis and Alexander,
2012 (17-1-11) Innovation in the Public Sector: Linking Capacity and Leadership, by Victor Bekkers, Jurian Edelenbos and Bram Steijn (editors),,
2012 (17-2-07) New York Times v. Sullivan: Civil Rights, Libel Law, and the Free Press, by Kermit Hall and Melvin I. Urovsky,
2012 (17-2-08) Who Killed Hammarskjöld? The UN, the Cold War, and White Supremacy in Africa, by A. Susan Williams,
2012 (17-2-09) Managing the Future: A Guide to Forecasting and Strategic Planning in the 21st Century, by Stephen M. Millett,
2012 (17-2-10) Advocacy Organizations and Collective Action, edited by Aseem Prakash and Mary Kay Gugerty,
2012 (17-3-09) On a Farther Shore: The Life and Legacy of Rachel Carson, by William Souder,
2012 (17-3-10) Thinking Fast and Slow:, by Daniel Kahneman,
2012 (17-3-11) Measuring the Mosaic: An Intellectual Biography of John Porter, by Rick Helms-Hayes,
2012 (17-3-12) Native America, Discovered and Conquered: Thomas Jefferson, Lewis & Clark, and Manifest Destiny, by Robert J. Miller,
2012 (17-3-13) The International Human Rights Movement: A History, by Aryeh Neier,
2012 (17-3-14) The World Health Organization between North and South:, by Nitsan Chorev,
2012 (17-3-15) Wicked Environmental Problems: Managing Uncertainty and Conflict, by Balint, Stewart, Desai, and Walters,
2012 (17-3-16) A Life of Learning and Other Pleasures: John Meisel’s Tale, by John Meisel,
2013 (18-1-13) What’s the Matter with Islam, by Irshad Manji; Allah, Liberty & Love, by Irshad Manji; and Your Fatwa Does Not Apply Here, by Karima Bennoune,
2013 (18-1-14) Dancing at the Edge: Competence, Culture and Organization in the 21st Century, by Maureen O’Hara and Graham Leicester,
2013 (18-1-15) Flux: What Marketing Managers Need to Navigate the New Environment, edited by David Soberman and Dilip Soman,
2013 (18-1-16) Theories of Performance: Organizational and Service Improvement in the Public Domain, by Colin Talbot,
2013 (18-2-09) L’administration contemporaine de l’État: une perspective canadienne et québécoise, par Pierre P. Tremblay (dir.), ,
2013 (18-2-10) Assholes: A Theory, by Aaron James,
2013 (18-2-11) The Bonobo and the Atheist: In Search of Humanism among the Primates, by Frans de Waal,
2013 (18-3-09) Paved with Good Intentions: Canada’s Development NGOs on the Road from Idealism to Imperialism?, by Nik Barry-Shaw & Dri Oja Jay, eds.,
2013 (18-3-10) The Great Powers and the International System: Systemic Theory in Empirical Perspective, by Bear F. Braumoeller,
2013 (18-3-11) Reign of Error: The Hoax of the Privatization Movement and the Danger to American Public Schools, by Diane Ravitch,
2013 (18-3-12) Ten Virtues of Outstanding Leaders: Leadership and Character, by Al Gini and Ronald M. Green,
2014 (19-1-13) Futures of Democracy – Books reviewed: Democracies and Futures, by Mika Mannermaa, Jim Dator & Paula Tiihonen, eds; Democracy and the Turmoil of the Future, by Mika Mannermaa; and Russia 2017, by Osmo Kuusim, Hanna Smith & Paula Tiihonen, eds.,
2014 (19-1-14) Optimistic Apocalyptics – Books reviewed: What Then Must We Do? Straight Talk on the Next American Revolution and We Are All Apocalyptics Now, On the Responsibilities of Teaching, Preaching, Reporting, Writing and Speaking Out,
2014 (19-1-15) The Confidence Trap: A History of Democracy in Crisis from World War I to the Present, by David Runciman,
2014 (19-1-16) The Politics of Voting: Reforming Canada’s Electoral System, by Dennis Pilon,
2014 (19-1-17) The Angola Horror, by Charity Vogel,
2014 (19-1-18) Scatter, Adapt, and Remember: How Humans Will Survive a Mass Extinction, by Annalee Newitz,
2014 (19-1-19) Languages of the Unheard: Why Militant Protest Is Good for Democracy, by Stephen D’Arcy,
2014 (19-1-20) Crises of Imagination, Crises of Power, by Max Haiven,
2014 (19-1-21) Neoliberalism’s War on Higher Education, by Henry A. Giroux,
2014 (19-1-22) The Algerian Chronicles, by Albert Camus,
2014 (19-1-23) The Rule of Law, Islam, and Constitutional Politics in Egypt and Iran, by Saïd Amir Arjomand and Nathan J. Brown, eds.,
2014 (19-1-24) The Art of Happiness at Work, by Dalaï Lama and Howard Cutler,
2014 (19-2-09) Health, Illness, and Disease: Philosophical Essays, by Havi Carel, Rachel Valerie Cooper, eds.,
2014 (19-2-10) Registering Class, by Leo Panitch, Greg Albo and Vivek Chibber, eds.,
2014 (19-2-11) Capital in the 21st Century, by Thomas Piketty,
2014 (19-2-12) Lifelong Learning in Europe: National Patterns & Challenges, by Ellu Saar, Odd Bjorn Ure & John Hofford, eds.,
2014 (19-3-07) The Digital Economy Anniversary Edition: Rethinking the Promise and Peril in the Age of Networked Intelligence, by Donald Tapscott,
2014 (19-3-08) Mixed Emotions: Beyond Fear and Hatred in International Conflict, by Andrew A. G. Ross,
2014 (19-3-09) Beyond Crowd Psychology: The Power of Agoral Gatherings, by Adam Biela, ed.,
2014 (19-3-10) Political Communication in the Era of New Technologies, by Boguslawa Dobek-Ostrowska & Jan Garlicki, eds.,
2014 (19-3-11) The Open Organization: A New Era of Leadership and Organizational Development, by Philip A. Foster,
2014 (19-3-12) This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate, by Naomi Klein,
2015 (20-1-10) To Live and Die in America: Class, Power, Health and Healthcare, by Robert Cheromas and Ian Hudson,
2015 (20-1-7) New Directions in Saskatchewan Public Policy, Edited by David P. McGrane and Remaining Loyal: Social Democracy in Quebec and Saskatchewan, by David McGrane, University of Saskatchewan, Canada,
2015 (20-1-8) On Immunity: An Inoculation, by Eula Biss,
2015 (20-1-9) India’s Healthcare Industry Innovation in Delivery, Financing & Manufacturing, by Lawton R. Burns,
2015 (20-2-10) Inequality: What Can Be Done?, by Anthony H. Atkinson,
2015 (20-2-11) Femocratic Administration: Gender, Governance, and Democracy in Ontario, by Tammy Findlay,
2015 (20-2-12) Rwanda and the Moral Obligation of Humanitarian Intervention, by Joshua James Kassner,
2015 (20-3-6) Poison Spring: The Secret History of Pollution and the EPA, by E. G. Vallianatos (with McKay Jenkins),,
2015 (20-3-7) How Nations Innovate, by Jingjing Huo,
2015 (20-3-8) On Reflection: An Essay on Technology, Education, and the Status of Thought in the Twenty-first Century, by Ellen Rose,
2015 (20-3-9) Disarming Conflict: Why Peace Cannot Be Won on the Battlefield, by Ernie Regehr,
2016 (21-1-5) Innovation in the Public and Nonprofit Sectors: A Public Solutions Handbook, by Patria de Lancer Julnes & Ed Gibson, Eds.,
2016 (21-1-6) How to Be an Intellectual, by Jeffrey J. Williams,
2016 (21-1-7) What’s Yours Is Mine: Against the Sharing Economy, by Tom Slee,
2016 (21-2-4) Potash: An Inside Account of Saskatchewan’s Pink Gold, by John Burton,
2016 (21-2-5) Brand Command: Canadian Politics and Democracy in an Age of Message Control, by Alex Marland,
2016 (21-2-6) No Such Thing as a Free Gift: The Gates Foundation and the Price of Philanthropy, by Linsey McGoey,
2016 (21-2-7) I’m right and you’re an idiot: The toxic state of public discourse and how to clean it up, by James Hoggan (with Grania Litwin),
2016 (21-3-4) Enhancing Public Innovation by Transforming Public Governance, by Jacob Torfing & Peter Triantafillou, Eds.,
2016 (21-3-5) Merchants of Doubt: How a Handful of Scientists Obscured the Truth on Issues from Tobacco Smoke to Global Warming, by Naomi Oreskes & Erik M. Conway,
2016 (21-3-6) School Choice: The End of Public Education?, by Mercedes Schneider,
2016 (21-3-7) Makers and Takers: The Rise of Finance and the Fall of American Business, by Rana Foroohar,
2017 (22-1-3) Trauma-Informed Youth Justice in Canada: A New Framework toward a Kinder Future, by Judah Oudshoorn,
2017 (22-1-4) Social Determinants of Health: Canadian Perspectives, 3rd ed., edited by Dennis Raphael,
2017 (22-1-5) Collaborative Innovation in the Public Sector, by Jacob Torfing,
2017 (22-1-6) The Cancer Stage of Capitalism, 2nd edition, by John McMurtry,
2017 (22-1-7) Professional Communications in the Public Sector: A Practical Guide, by Ted Glenn and Developing Public Policy: A Practical Guide, by Bobby Siu,
2017 (22-2-4) Governing Public-Private Partnerships, by Joshua Newman,
2017 (22-2-5) No Is Not Enough: Resisting Trump’s Shock Politics and Winning the World We Need, by Naomi Klein,
2017 (22-2-6) The Wealth of Humans: Work, Power and Status in the Twenty-first Century, by Ryan Avent,
2017 (22-2-7) Understanding Climate Change: Science, Policy, and Practice, by Sarah L. Burch and Sara E. Harris,
2017 (22-2-8) The New Lawyer: How Settlement Is Transforming the Practice of Law 2nd edition, by Julie Macfarlane,
2017 (22-3-4) The Death of Expertise: The Campaign Against Established Knowledge and Why It Matters, by Tom Nichols,
2017 (22-3-5) Class Privilege: How Law Shelters Shareholders and Coddles Capitalism, by Harry Glasbeek,
2018 (23-1-3) Reflections (on the World), Hillary Rodham Clinton, Edward W. Said and Naguib Mahfouz,
2018 (23-1-4) The Square and the Tower: Networks and Power, from the Freemasons to Facebook, by Niall Ferguson,
2018 (23-1-5) Bullshit Jobs: A Theory, by David Graeber,
2018 (23-1-6) Orbán: Hungary’s Strongman, by Paul Lendvai,
2018 (23-2-2) Slouching Toward Mar-a-Lago: Suicide of the West, by Jonah Goldberg and Hillbilly Elegy, by J. D. Vance,
2018 (23-2-3) Hammer and Silicon: The Soviet Diaspora in the US Innovation Economy – Immigration, Innovation, Institutions, Imprinting, and Identity, by Sheila M. Puffer, Daniel J. McCarthy and Daniel M. Satinsky,
2018 (23-2-4) Citizen Clem: A Biography of Attlee, by John Bew,
2018 (23-2-5) How Capitalism Destroyed Itself: Technology Displaced by Financial Innovation, by William Kingston,
2018 (23-3-3) The Coddling of the American Mind: How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas Are Setting Up a Generation for Failure, by Greg Lukianoff and Jonathan Haidt,
2018 (23-3-4) The Clash of Fundamentalisms: Crusades, Jihads and Modernity, by Tariq Ali,
2018 (23-3-5) An Everyone Culture: Becoming a Deliberately Developmental Organization, by Robert Kegan and Lisa Laskow Lahey,
2019 (24-1-3) The Devil Redux,
2019 (24-1-4) Growing Pains: The future of democracy (and work),
2019 (24-1-5) Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress, by Steven Pinker,
2019 (24-2-3) Energy Transformation,
2019 (24-2-4) Review Essay: Why are American Politics Extreme?,
2019 (24-2-5) Administrative Burden: Policymaking by Other Means, by Pamela Herd and Donald P. Moynihan,
2019 (24-3-4) On Fire: The (Burning) Case for a Green New Deal, by Naomi Klein,
2019 (24-3-5) 30 Great Ideas: Building Innovation Skills and Capacity for the Public Service Professional, by Ed Bernacki,
2019 (24-3-6) Creating Effective Rules in Public Sector Organizations, by Leisha DeHart-Davis,
2020 (25-2-4) Theories of Social Innovation, by Danielle Logue,
2020 (25-2-5) The Sport and Prey of Capitalists: How the Rich Are Stealing Canada’s Public Wealth, by Linda McQuaig,
2020 (25-2-6) The Plague, by Albert Camus,
2020 (25-2-7) Automating Inequality: How High-Tech Tools Profile, Police and Punish the Poor, by Virginia Eubanks,
2020 (25-2-8) Artificial Unintelligence: How Computers Misunderstand the World, by Meredith Broussard,
2021 (26-1-4) An Innovation Overlooked, yet Vital: The Institutional Arrangements of Democracy in Thought and Practice, a review of Arguing with Zombies, by Paul Krugman,
2021 (26-1-5) Public Policy Handbooks,
2021 (26-1-6) Comment on Review Essay Public Policy Handbooks,
2021 (26-1-7) Democracy in Canada: The Disintegration of Our Institutions, by Donald J. Savoie,
2021 (26-1-8) Capital and Ideology, by Thomas Piketty,
2021 (26-2-8) Measuring Innovation Everywhere: The Challenge of Better Policy, Learning, Evaluation and Monitoring, by Fred Gault,
2022 (27-1-3) Power Despite Precarity: Strategies for the Contingent Faculty Movement in Higher Education, by Joe Berry and Helena Worthen,
2022 (27-2-4) Saskatchewan: Myth and Reality and Left to Right, two books by Dale Eisler,
2022 (27-3-9) The Canadian Wheat Board, by Andrew Schmitz and Hartley Furlan,
2023 (28-1-07) Review Essay: Minority Perspectives,
2023 (28-2-07) Contextualizing and Organizing Contingent Faculty, by Ishmael I. Munene (Ed.),
2023 (28-2-08) Feminisms: A Global History, by Lucy Delap,
2023 (28-2-09) Provincial Policy Laboratories: Policy Diffusion and Transfer in Canada’s Federal System, by Brendan Boyd and Andrea Olive (eds),
2023 (28-2-10) The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable, by Patrick M. Lencioni,
2023 (28-3-03) A History of Reading, by Alberto Manguel,