Canadian Annual Review of Politics and Public Affairs 2009

Edited by David Mutimer

© 2015

The Canadian Annual Review of Politics and Public Affairs is an acclaimed series that offers informed commentary on important national events and considers their significance in local and international contexts.

The 2009 instalment of the series covers the continuation of 2008’s economic and political crises from the end of Parliament’s first prorogation at the beginning of the year to the start of its unprecedented second prorogation at the end, including the federal Economic Action Plan and bailouts for the automotive and banking sectors. Other topics include the investigation of the abuse of detainees in Afghanistan and reactions across Canada to the threat of H1N1 swine flu. The volume also contains full coverage of federal, provincial, First Nations, and municipal affairs, including British Columbia’s general election.

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  • Series: Canadian Annual Review of Politics and Public Affairs
  • World Rights
  • Page Count: 336 pages
  • Dimensions: 6.5in x 1.2in x 9.5in
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The 2009 instalment of the Review covers the continuation of 2008’s economic and political crises from the end of Parliament’s first prorogation at the beginning of the year to the start of its unprecedented second prorogation at the end.

Canadian Annual Review of Politics and Public Affairs 2009

Edited by David Mutimer

© 2015

The Canadian Annual Review of Politics and Public Affairs is an acclaimed series that offers informed commentary on important national events and considers their significance in local and international contexts.

The 2009 instalment of the series covers the continuation of 2008’s economic and political crises from the end of Parliament’s first prorogation at the beginning of the year to the start of its unprecedented second prorogation at the end, including the federal Economic Action Plan and bailouts for the automotive and banking sectors. Other topics include the investigation of the abuse of detainees in Afghanistan and reactions across Canada to the threat of H1N1 swine flu. The volume also contains full coverage of federal, provincial, First Nations, and municipal affairs, including British Columbia’s general election.

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Product Details

  • Series: Canadian Annual Review of Politics and Public Affairs
  • World Rights
  • Page Count: 336 pages
  • Dimensions: 6.5in x 1.2in x 9.5in
  • Author Information

    David Mutimer is a professor and chair of the Department of Political Science at York University.
  • Table of contents

    Editor’s introduction – the year in review by David Mutimer

    Parliament and politics by Robert Everett

    Foreign affairs and defence by Christopher Spearin

    Municipal affairs by Emmanuel Brunet-Jailly and Serena Kataoka

    First Nations by Kristin Burnett

    British Columbia by Stephen Phillips

    Alberta by Harold Jansen

    Saskatchewan by Joseph Garcea

    Manitoba by Christopher Adams

    The Territories by Ken Coates and Greg Poelzer

    Ontario by Robert Drummond

    Quebec by Daniel Salée and Richard Bisaillon

    New Brunswick by Richard Wilbur

    Prince Edward Island by Peter E. Buker

    Nova Scotia by Robert G. Finbow

    Newfoundland and Labrador by Peter Neary and Melvin Baker

    Obituaries

    Voting tables

    Index of names

    Index of subjects

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