Author: Tom Jenkins
Publisher: Signal
ISBN: 0771050917
Size: 42.40 MB
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From Bovril to BlackBerrys, lightbulbs to liquid helium, peanut butter to Pablum, this is a surprising and incredibly varied collection to make Canadians proud, and to our unique entrepreneurial spirit.


Author: David Johnston
Publisher: Signal
ISBN: 077105095X
Size: 67.10 MB
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Above all, the book explores what goes on in the mind of an innovator, and maps the incredible spectrum of personalities that have struggled to improve the lot of their neighbours, their fellow citizens, and their species.

Innovation Nation

Author: David Johnston
Publisher: Tundra Books
ISBN: 0735263027
Size: 77.54 MB
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This young readers edition of Ingenious focuses on 50 kid-friendly Canadian innovations that changed the world, from canoes to whoopie cushions, chocolate bars to Pablum.

The Idea Of Canada

Author: David Johnston
Publisher: Signal
ISBN: 077105078X
Size: 33.63 MB
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The letters included in this beautiful volume are all about Canada -- a project to help him understand and share his views on this great country, past, present and future.

The Promise Of Canada

Author: Charlotte Gray
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476784698
Size: 62.70 MB
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An award-winning writer casts her eye over 150 years of Canadian history. “Our country owes its success not to some imagined tribal singularity but to the fact that, although its thirty-five million citizens do not look, speak or pray ...

Innovation And Its Enemies

Author: Calestous Juma
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190467053
Size: 35.60 MB
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This is just one of many areas where exponential advances in technology signal both hope and fear, leading to public controversy.

Dream Factories

Author: Ken S. Coates
Publisher: Dundurn
ISBN: 1459733789
Size: 73.59 MB
Format: PDF
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Ken Coates and Bill Morrison explore the death of the “good job,” and the role that universities have played in the disconnect between career fantasies and realities.

The Politics Of Innovation

Author: Mark Zachary Taylor
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190464151
Size: 62.89 MB
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In making its case, The Politics of Innovation draws upon statistical analysis and comparative case studies of the United States, Japan, South Korea, China, Taiwan, Thailand, the Philippines, Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, Canada, Turkey, ...

Soul Economy

Author: Rudolf Steiner
Publisher: SteinerBooks
ISBN: 0880109416
Size: 32.51 MB
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The important lectures in this volume were given in Dornach, Switzerland, to leading educators, including many from England. As a result, he was invited to Oxford to expand on some ot the themes presented in these talks.


Author: Tina Seelig
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062098683
Size: 48.50 MB
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Describing the variables that work together to catalyze or inhibit our creative abilities, Seelig provides a set of tools we can each use right away to radically enhance our own ingenuity as well as that of our colleagues, teams, ...