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Herschel Hardin

Herschel Hardin


At different times, an author, playwright, broadcaster, critic, arts commentator, economic historian, newspaper columnist, grassroots activist, public advocate, consultant, democratic socialist politician, and muckraker, Herschel Hardin brings his lively iconoclastic style to the whole Canadian landscape...and takes on the powers that be wherever they are.


Working Dollars: The VanCity Story. Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre, 1996.
The New Bureaucracy: Waste and Folly in the Private Sector. Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1992.
The Privatization Putsch. Halifax, NS: Institute for Research on Public Policy, 1989.
Closed Circuits: The Sellout of Canadian Television. Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre, 1986.
A Nation Unaware: The Canadian Economic Culture. Vancouver: JJ Douglas, 1974.


Finalist, Booz Allen & Hamilton/Financial Times Global Business Book Awards for Working Dollars: The Van City Story, 1996.
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