Books, Booklets, Proceedings

2016     Co-operatives and Universities: Some Reflections. Brett Fairbairn (6 x 9, 40pp., booklet) PDF




2015    When Big Co-ops Fail. Peter Couchman and Murray Fulton (6 x 9, 20pp., booklet) PDF




2015    Governance as a Determinant of Success or Failure: What Other Co-ops Can Learn from Co-op Atlantic. Brett Fairbairn, Murray Fulton, and Dionne Pohler (6 x 9, 22pp., booklet) PDF




2015    The Limits of Co-operation. Ian MacPherson (6 x 9, 22pp., booklet) PDF

2015    Co-operatives for Sustainable Communities: Tools to Measure Co-operative Impact and Performance. Ed. L. Brown, C. Carini, J. Gordon Nembhard, L. Hammond Ketilson, E. Hicks, J. Mcnamara, S. Novkovic, D. Rixon, and R. Simmons (6 x 9, 388pp., book, co-published with Co-operatives and Mutuals Canada (CMC), available from CMC)




2014    Co-operative Canada: Empowering Communities and Sustainable Businesses. Brett Fairbairn and Nora Russell, eds. (6 x 9, 288pp., book, available from UBC Press)




2013    Co-operating to Build a Better West: Proceedings of a Conference Celebrating the 2012 United Nations International Year of Co-operatives. Sugandhi Wickremarachchi and Nora Russell (8 1/2 x 11, 88pp.) PDF




2012    Sharing My Life: Building the Co-operative Movement. Harold Chapman (6 x 9, 208 pp., book, $20) PDF




2012    A Co-operative Dilemma: Converting Organizational Form. Edited by Jorge Sousa and Roger Herman (6 x 9, 324 pp., book, $20) PDF




2010    Building Community: Creating Social and Economic Well-Being: A Conference Reflecting on Co-operative Strategies and Experiences. Conference report prepared by Mark McCulloch (8 1/2 x 11, 60pp.) PDF

2009    Walking Backwards into the Future. George Melnyk (6 x 9, booklet, 22pp. $5) PDF

2009    The Role of Co-operatives in Health Care: National and International Perspectives. Report of an International Health Care Conference held in Saskatoon 28 October 2008. Prepared by Catherine Leviten-Reid (8 1/2 x 11, 24pp.) PDF

2008    The Social Economy in Quebec: Lessons and Challenges for Internationalizing Co-operation. Marguerite Mendell (6 x 9, booklet, 30pp. $5) PDF

2008    Co-operative Youth Education in Saskatchewan: Co-op Schools and the Saskatchewan Co-operative Youth Program. Chassidy Puchala and Breeann Heggie (8.5 x 11, book, 110pp., $12) PDF to come

2008    Between Solidarity and Profit: The Agricultural Transformation Societies in Spain (1940–2000). Cándido Román Cervantes (6 x 9, booklet, 26pp. $5) PDF

2006    Co-operative Membership: Issues and Challenges. Bill Turner (6 x 9, booklet, 16pp. $5) PDF

2006    Innovations in Co-operative Marketing and Communications. Leslie Brown (6 x 9, booklet, 26pp. $5) PDF

2006    Cognitive Processes and Co-operative Business Strategy. Murray Fulton and Julie Gibbings (6 x 9, booklet, 22pp. $5) PDF

2006    Co-operative Heritage: Where We’ve Come From. Brett Fairbairn (6 x 9, booklet, 18pp. $5) PDF

2006    Co-operative Membership as a Complex and Dynamic Social Process. Michael Gertler (6 x 9, booklet, 28pp. $5) PDF

2006    Cohesion, Adhesion, and Identities in Co-operatives. Brett Fairbairn (6 x 9, booklet, 42pp. $5) PDF

2006    Revisiting the Role of Co-operative Values and Principles: Do They Act to Include or Exclude? Lou Hammond Ketilson (6 x 9, booklet, 22pp. $5) PDF

2006    Co-operative Social Responsibility: A Natural Advantage? Andrea Harris (6 x 9, booklet, 30pp. $5) PDF

2006    Globalization and Co-operatives. William Coleman (6 x 9, booklet, 24pp. $5) PDF

2006    Leadership and Representational Diversity. Cristine de Clercy (6 x 9, booklet, 20pp. $5) PDF

2006    Synergy and Strategic Advantage: Co-operatives and Sustainable Development. Michael Gertler (6 x 9, booklet, 16pp. $5) PDF

2006    Communities under Pressure: The Role of Co-operatives and the Social Economy, synthesis report of a conference held in Ottawa, March 2006, sponsored by the Centre; PRI, Government of Canada; SSHRC; Human Resources and Social Development Canada; and the Co-operatives Secretariat (English and French, 8 1/2 x 11, 14pp., free)

2006    Farmers’ Association Training Materials (part of the China-Canada Agriculture Develop­ment Program prepared for Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada and the Canadian International Development Agency). Roger Herman and Murray Fulton (8 1/2 x 11, 134pp.) PDF

2006    International Seminar on Legislation for Farmer Co-operatives in China: A Canadian Perspective. Daniel Ish, Bill Turner, and Murray Fulton (6 x 9, booklet, 22pp.) PDF

2004    Living the Dream: Membership and Marketing in the Co-operative Retailing System. Brett Fairbairn (6 x 9, 288pp., book, $20)

2004    Building a Dream: The Co-operative Retailing System in Western Canada, 1928–1988 (reprint). Brett Fairbairn (6 x 9, 352pp., book, $20)

2004    Cohesion, Consumerism, and Co-operatives: Looking ahead for the Co-operative Retailing System. Brett Fairbairn (6 x 9, booklet, 26pp. $5) PDF

2004    Co-operative Membership and Globalization: New Directions in Research and Practice. Brett Fairbairn and Nora Russell, eds. (6 x 9, book, 320pp. $20)

2003    Three Strategic Concepts for the Guidance of Co-operatives: Linkage, Transparency, and Cognition. Brett Fairbairn (6 x 9, booklet, 38pp. $5) PDF

2003    The Role of Farmers in the Future Economy. Brett Fairbairn (6 x 9, booklet, 22pp. $5) PDF

2003    Is It the End of Utopia? The Israeli Kibbutz at the Twenty-First Century. Uriel Leviatan (6 x 9, booklet, 36pp. $5) PDF

2003    Up a Creek with a Paddle: Excellence in the Boardroom. Ann Hoyt (6 x 9, booklet, 26pp. $5) PDF

2002    A Report on Aboriginal Co-operatives in Canada: Current Situation and Potential for Growth. L. Hammond Ketilson and I. MacPherson (8 1/2 x 11, 400pp. $35) PDF

2001    Against All Odds: Explaining the Exporting Success of the Danish Pork Co-operatives. Jill Hobbs (6 x 9, booklet, 40pp. $5) PDF

2001    Rural Co-operatives and Sustainable Development. Michael Gertler (6 x 9, booklet, 36pp. $5) PDF

2001    NGCs: Resource Materials for Business Development Professionals and Agricultural Producers. (binder, 8 1/2 x 11, 104pp. $17) PDF

2001    New Generation Co-operative Development in Canada. Murray Fulton (6 x 9, booklet, 30pp. $5) PDF

2001    New Generation Co-operatives: Key Steps in the Issuance of Securities / The Secondary Trade. Brenda Stefanson, Ian McIntosh, Dean Murrison (6 x 9, booklet, 34pp. $5) PDF

2001    New Generation Co-operatives and the Law in Saskatchewan. Chad Haaf and Brenda Stefanson (6 x 9, booklet, 20pp. $5) PDF

2001    An Economic Impact Analysis of the Co-operative Sector in Saskatchewan: Update 1998. Roger Herman and Murray Fulton (8 1/2 x 11, 64pp.) PDF

2000    Co-operative Development and the State: Case Studies and Analysis. Two volumes. Vol. I, pt. 1: Summary, Observations, and Conclusions about Co-operative Development; vol. I, pt. 2: Issues in Co-operative Development and Co-operative–State Relations, Brett Fairbairn (6 x 9, 66pp. $8); vol. II, pt. 3: Co-operative Development and Sector–State Relations in the U.S.A., Brett Fairbairn and Laureen Gatin; vol. II, pt. 4: A Study of Co-operative Development and Government–Sector Relations in Australia, Garry Cronan and Jayo Wickremarachchi (6 x 9, 230pp. $12); vols. 1 and 2 PDF; vols. 3 and 4 PDF

2000    Response and Adaptation: Canadian Agricultural Co-operatives in the 21st Century. Murray Fulton and Julie Gibbings (8 1/2 x 11, 91pp. $10) PDF

2000    Interdisciplinarity and the Transformation of the University. Brett Fairbairn and Murray Fulton (6 x 9, booklet, 48pp. $5) PDF

2000    The CUMA Farm Machinery Co-operatives. Andrea Harris and Murray Fulton (6 x 9, booklet, 46pp. $5) PDF

2000    Farm Machinery Co-operatives in Saskatchewan and Québec. Andrea Harris and Murray Fulton (6 x 9, booklet, 42pp. $5) PDF

2000    Farm Machinery Co-operatives: An Idea Worth Sharing. Andrea Harris and Murray Fulton (6 x 9, booklet, 48pp. $5) PDF

2000    Canadian Co-operatives in the Year 2000: Memory, Mutual Aid, and the Millennium. Brett Fairbairn, Ian MacPherson, and Nora Russell, eds. (6 x 9, book 356pp. $22) PDF

1999    Networking for Success: Strategic Alliances in the New Agriculture. Mona Holmlund and Murray Fulton (6 x 9, booklet, 48pp. $5) PDF

1999    Prairie Connections and Reflections: The History, Present, and Future of Co-operative Education. Brett Fairbairn (6 x 9, booklet, 30pp. $5) PDF

1999    The SANASA Model: Co-operative Development through Micro-Finance. Ingrid Fischer, Lloyd Hardy, Daniel Ish, and Ian MacPherson (6 x 9, 80pp. $10) PDF

1999    A Car-Sharing Co-operative in Winnipeg: Recommendations and Alternatives. David Leland (6 x 9, booklet, 26pp. $5) PDF

1998    Working Together: The Role of External Agents in the Development of Agriculture-Based Industries. Andrea Harris, Murray Fulton, Brenda Stefanson, and Don Lysyshyn (8 1/2 x 11, 184pp. $12) PDF

1998    The Social and Economic Importance of the Co-operative Sector in Saskatchewan. Lou Hammond Ketilson, Michael Gertler, Murray Fulton, Roy Dobson, and Leslie Polsom (8 1/2 x 11, 244 pp. free) PDF

1998    Proceedings of the Women in Co-operatives Forum, 7–8 November 1997, Moose Jaw, SK (8 1/2 x 11, 112pp. $12)

1997    A Discussion Paper on Canadian Wheat Board Governance. Murray Fulton (6 x 9, booklet, 16pp. $5) PDF

1997    Balancing Act: Crown Corporations in a Successful Economy. Brett Fairbairn (6 x 9, booklet, 16pp. $5) PDF

1997    A Conversation about Community Development. Centre for the Study of Co-operatives (6 x 9, booklet, 16pp. $5) PDF

1997    Credit Unions and Community Economic Development. Brett Fairbairn, Lou Hammond Ketilson, and Peter Krebs (6 x 9, booklet, 32pp. $5) PDF

1997    New Generation Co-operatives: Responding to Changes in Agriculture. Brenda Stefanson and Murray Fulton (6 x 9, booklet, 16pp. $5) PDF

1996    Legal Responsibilities of Directors and Officers in Canadian Co-operatives. Daniel Ish and Kathleen Ring (6 x 9, booklet, 148pp. $15)

1995    Making Membership Meaningful: Participatory Democracy in Co-operatives. The International Joint Project on Co-operative Democracy (5 1/2 x 8 1/2, book, 356pp. $22)

1995    New Generation Co-operatives: Rebuilding Rural Economies. Brenda Stefanson, Murray Fulton, and Andrea Harris (6 x 9, booklet, 24pp. $5) PDF

1994    Research for Action: Women in Co-operatives. Leona Theis and Lou Hammond Ketilson (8 1/2 x 11, 98pp. $12) PDF

1987    Co-operative–Government Relations in Canada: Lobbying, Public Policy Development, and The Changing Co-operative System. David Laycock (240pp.) PDF