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Images of Canadianness (1998)

Images of Canadianness

in: International Canadian Studies Series

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Abstract

Images of Canadianness offers backgrounds and explanations for a series of relevant--if relatively new--features of Canada, from political, cultural, and economic angles. Each of its four sections contains articles written by Canadian and European experts that offer original perspectives on a variety of issues: voting patterns in English-speaking Canada and Quebec; the vitality of French-language communities outside Quebec; the Belgian and Dutch immigration waves to Canada and the resulting Dutch-language immigrant press; major transitions taking place in Nunavut; the media as a tool for self-government for Canada's First Peoples; attempts by Canadian Indians to negotiate their position in society; the Canada-US relationship; Canada's trade with the EU; and Canada's cultural policy in the light of the information highway.

Keywords

canada, culture, politics, economic

Languages

English

Publisher

University of Ottawa Press / Les Presses de l'Université d'Ottawa

ISBN

9780776604893, 9780776616124

Pages

255

DOI

10.26530/OAPEN_578789

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