19 Results
19 Results
Last stop Sunnyside : a Dana Leoni mystery —Capponi, Pat, 1949-

In Toronto's Parkdale neighbourhood, Dana Leoni leads a group of her fellow rooming house residents in the investigation of the murder of one of their housemates.

Dispatches from the poverty line —Capponi, Pat, 1949-
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2007

Pat Capponi, a former mental patient, took herself off welfare to become a critically acclaimed author and mental health care advocate. But when funding for her position was cut, unemployed and angry, she began to write...

Bound by duty walking the beat with Canada's cops —Capponi, Pat, 1949-
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2002

Traveling across the country, the author interviews a wide range of officers, from chiefs to cops on the beat, relaying the dangers and constraints that go along with their life in uniform. Offering an in-depth look at d...

Dispatches from the poverty line —Capponi, Pat, 1949-
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2007

Pat Capponi, a former mental patient, took herself off welfare to become a critically acclaimed author and mental health care advocate. But when funding for her position was cut, unemployed and angry, she began to write...

Bound by duty walking the beat with Canada's cops —Capponi, Pat, 1949-
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2002

Traveling across the country, the author interviews a wide range of officers, from chiefs to cops on the beat, relaying the dangers and constraints that go along with their life in uniform. Offering an in-depth look at d...

Beyond the crazy house changing the future of madness —Capponi, Pat, 1949-
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2005

Former mental patient Pat Capponi introduces us to psychiatric survivors who, like herself, have managed to reconstruct their lives against all odds. Along with her critique of our mental health system, she provides a po...

Upstairs in the crazy house the life of a psychiatric survivor —Capponi, Pat, 1949-
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2008

Pat Capponi, a former resident of Channan Court, a boarding house for ex-psychiatric patients in Toronto, describes the isolation and poverty that awaits discharged psychiatric patients who lack adequate support systems....

Dispatches from the poverty line —Capponi, Pat, 1949-
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2007

Pat Capponi, a former mental patient, took herself off welfare to become a critically acclaimed author and mental health care advocate. But when funding for her position was cut, unemployed and angry, she began to write...

Bound by duty walking the beat with Canada's cops —Capponi, Pat, 1949-
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2002

Traveling across the country, the author interviews a wide range of officers, from chiefs to cops on the beat, relaying the dangers and constraints that go along with their life in uniform. Offering an in-depth look at d...

The war at home an intimate portrait of Canada's poor —Capponi, Pat, 1949-
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2003

While Canadians like to criticize the gap between the haves and have-nots in the U.S., this recent study suggests that Canada may very well be home to one of the most disturbing disparities in living standards in the Wes...

Une maison de fou l'histoire d'une rechappee —Capponi, Pat, 1949-
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2005

L'auteure, une des plus importantes militantes pour les droits des patients psychiatriques au Canada, raconte sa vie dans les institutions psychiatriques. 1993.

Beyond the crazy house changing the future of madness —Capponi, Pat, 1949-
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2005

Former mental patient Pat Capponi introduces us to psychiatric survivors who, like herself, have managed to reconstruct their lives against all odds. Along with her critique of our mental health system, she provides a po...

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