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Society and politics in Alberta

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Published by Methuen in Toronto, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alberta -- Politics and government.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementeditedby Carlo Caldarola.
    ContributionsCaldarola, Carlo.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJL323
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv,392p. :
    Number of Pages392
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21451052M
    ISBN 100458939102

    Democracy in Alberta was the first book by the hugely influential political scientist C.B. Macpherson ().In this study, Macpherson examines the distinctive quasi-party political system that emerged in Alberta in the first half of the twentieth century, represented by the United Farmers of Alberta and Social Credit governments and the movements behind s: 1.   As a journalist, covering Alberta's United Conservative Party government is a bit like trying to jump aboard a speeding locomotive. So much weight is moving at such great velocity that it’s difficult, if not impossible, to keep up. Once upon a time, Alberta governments weren’t so .

      Shipping Alberta oil by tanker from Burnaby to New Brunswick via the Panama Canal highlighted the absurdity of regional Canadian politics. But facts don’t matter when you are in sole possession of the moral high ground and absolute truth and delivering on your campaign promises to your equally fact-delinquent voter base. “The Politics of Culture is the place to start a great debate, across the ideological spectrum, on a central issue facing a successful society.” —Ben Wattenberg, senior fellow, American Enterprise Institute, and host of the PBS series Think Tank.

    Book Publishers Association Of Alberta. likes 6 talking about this 3 were here. Founded in , the Book Publishers Association of Alberta supports the thriving Alberta publishing ers:   The same transformation is evident in Webber’s new book, only here it is vacant gas stations and forsaken Chinese takeouts that become living portraits. Here too the haunting quality of light persists, making architecture appear almost anthropomorphic. For example, in “Lougheed, Alberta, ,” the sky turns a dark indigo blue.


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