This is an annually updated presentation of Canada past and present. The contents in this volume are organized into sections dealing with Canadaas culture; Geography; people; history (from New France to the constitutional debates in the late 20th century); political system (including the constitution, monarchy, parliament, legal and court system, federalism and the provinces, provincial governments, parties and elections); defense; economy; the future; and a comprehensive bibliography. The combination of factual accuracy and up-to-date detail along with its informed projections make this an outstanding resource for researchers, practitioners in international development, media professionals, government officials, potential investors and students. Now in its 30th edition, the content is thorough yet perfect for a one-semester introductory course or general library reference. Available in both print and e-book formats and priced low to fit student and library budgets.This daring rescue was partly fictionalized in the Ben Affleck film, Argo, which won the Oscar for best movie in 2012. ... Charter buses carried several thousand to New York for a grand aCanada Loves New Yorka weekend in December 2001. ... Other Principal Cities: Toronto (4.6 million), Montreal (3.12 million), Vancouver (1.6 mil- lion), Edmonton (680, 000), Calgary (620, 000), Winnipeg (605, 000).
|Author||:||Wayne C. Thompson|
|Publisher||:||Rowman & Littlefield - 2014-07-17|