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Between interests and ideals : an ethnographic investigation of organic farmers in Saskatchewan
This research investigates the nature of the social project surrounding the lawsuit between the organic farmers of Saskatchewan, Canada, and Monsanto and Bayer, the two largest biotechnology companies in Canada. The thesis ...
Risk, innovation and BSE : cattle farmer perspectives on an agricultural and health emergency
This ethnographic research examines how farmers survive agricultural crises by exploring reactions of Saskatchewan beef and dairy farmers to the Canadian BSE crisis. As this study unfolded it became clear that the BSE ...
Globalising imperatives and teaching in a cross cultural context : teachers’ work in aboriginal communities located in Saskatchewan
A growing body of literature has drawn attention to the ways in which contemporary education reforms are changing how teachers perform their work, but less attention has been paid to what this means for particular social ...
An examination of predictors of punitive attitudes about crime reduction in Saskatchewan
This thesis conducted a secondary quantitative analysis to test predictors of punitive attitudes about the best overall and youth crime reduction methods in Saskatchewan, and to examine an integrated perspective developed ...