Nominated by McGill Queen's Press for the 1994 Governor General's Award in non fiction.
Laura Jamieson Prize, 1995, Honourable Mention, Canadian Research Institute for the Advancement of Women for the best Canadian feminist non-fiction book published in 93-94.
J.J. Talman Award, 1995, Honourable Mention, Ontario Historical Society. Awarded to the best book on Ontario's social, political or economic history published in the previous three years. Certificate of Commendation, Toronto Historical Board, 1995
(2010) “Women's Agency in Upper Canada: Prescott's Board of Police Record, 1830-1850” in James Opp and John C. Walsh, eds. Home, Work, and Play: Situating Canadian Social History, 2nd ed. Don Mills: Oxford University Press, 2010, 4-16. Reprint
(2009) “Working Life at the Isthmus, Rideau Canal, 1827-1831”in Katherine M.J. McKenna, ed. Labourers on the Rideau Canal, 1826-1832: From Work Site to World Heritage Site. Ottawa: Borealis Press, 2009, 45-96.
Refereed Journal Articles
(2011) “E. Cora Hind’s Feminist Thought: “The Women’s Quiet Hour” in the Western Home Monthly, 1905-1922.” Journal of the Canadian Historical Association. 22, No. 1, (2011) 69-98. Conference proceedings from annual meeting, submitted by invitation.
(2009) “The Economic Costs of Violence Against Women” in A Parliamentary Response to Violence Against Women: Conference of Chairpersons and Members of Parliamentary Bodies Dealing with Gender Equality. 2-4 December 2008, Geneva. Geneva: Interparliamentary Union, 2009, 75-8.
(2005) “Women’s History, Gender Politics and the Interpretation of Canadian Historic Sites” Atlantis: A Women’s Studies Journal. Vol. 30, No.1 (2005) 21-30.
(2003) “Women's Agency in Upper Canada: Prescott's Board of Police Record, 1830-1850” Social History/Histoire Sociale. Vol 36, No.72 (2003) 347-70. (Winner of the Canadian Historical Association 2005 Hilda Neatby Award.)
(2005) with Tanis Day and Audra Bowlus, (second author) Measuring the Economic Costs of Violence Against Women: An Evaluation of the Literature. Brief prepared for the Division for the Advancement of Women of the United Nations, October, 2005. 66 pp.