How to Find Out About Canada - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780080124278, 9781483159010

How to Find Out About Canada

1st Edition

The Commonwealth and International Library: Libraries and Technical Information Division

Editors: G. Chandler H. C. Campbell
eBook ISBN: 9781483159010
Imprint: Pergamon
Published Date: 1st January 1967
Page Count: 262
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How to Find Out About Canada presents the various aspects of the social and political structure in Canada. This book examines the literature, arts and science, economy, and educational system in the country.
Comprised of 15 chapters, this book starts with an overview of the Canadian government publishing and several periodical publications. This text then describes the religious development of the nation encompassing all primary denominations and their intimate relationship to economic and political life. Other chapters consider the various studies in the political and social fields that are carried on by governments, labor unions, industry, cooperatives, and the various Canadian political parties. This book discusses as well the degree of standardization and equality of educational opportunity for children in all parts of Canada. The final chapter deals with the various documents relating to the history of Canada. This book is a valuable resource for students, teachers, and readers whose interests span a variety of fields.

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations Introduction

  1. General Guides to Canadian Achievement Bibliographies and Catalogs Encyclopedic Works Museums, Libraries, and Archives Newspapers and General Periodicals
  2. Canadian Thinkers and Religious Writers Philosophy Religion Humanities Psychology
  3. Canadian Social and Political Structure Social Sciences Statistics Political Science International Affairs Law Public Administration Armed Forces Welfare Folklore and Customs Costume
  4. Canadian Education Primary and Secondary Education Adult Education Education of Women Schools and Religion University and Higher Education
  5. Canadian Economics and Business Economics Labor Money and Banking Business Marketing and Advertising Transportation Broadcasting and Postal Services
  6. Language
  7. Science in Canada Scientific Research Mathematics and Astronomy Physics and Geology Biological Sciences Natural Science
  8. Technology in Canada Engineering Mining and Prospecting Railways and Roads Aviation Agriculture Cooking and Furnishings Printing Industries and Construction
  9. Medicine
  10. Canadian Art Architecture and Planning Sculpture Drawing and Decorative Arts Painting Photography Music Theater
  11. Sports and Pastimes
  12. Literature French English
  13. Geography
  14. Biography
  15. History Index of Subjects, Authors, and Titles


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About the Editor

G. Chandler

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Canberra, Australia

H. C. Campbell

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