This textprovides students with an introduction to the major aspects of Canadian politics with a special emphasis on the unique challenges our diverse population places on the practice of democracy and good government. With each aspect covered, it raises thought-provoking questions designed to encourage students to think critically about the important issues and topics currently shaping politics in Canada. Featuring relatable examples, a full-colour interior, and a jargon-free writing style,Canadian Politicswill engage students and provide them with the foundation they need for future study.
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Eric Mintzis an associate professor of Political Science and Environmental Studies at Sir Wilfred Grenfell College, Memorial University of Newfoundland. His research interests include Canadian politics, political parties and elections, and environmental politics. He is also the lead author ofPolitics, Power, and the Common Good: An Introduction to Political Science(Pearson Canada, 2012).
Livianna Tossuttiis an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Social Sciences at Brock University. Her areas of interest include political participation and civic engagement, immigration and diversity, political parties, elections and voting behaviour, and public opinion. She is also the co-leader of the Optimizing Social, Cultural and Political Integration Research Domain of the Welcoming Communities Initiative.
Christopher Dunnis a Professor in the Department of Political Science at Memorial University of Newfoundland. His areas of expertise include Canadian and provincial politics, Canadian federalism and intergovernmental relations, local government, and policy analysis and public administration.
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Book Description Pearson Education Canada, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0132924692