A Citizen's Guide to Government by Richard TindalA Citizen's Guide to Government by Richard Tindal

A Citizen's Guide to Government

byRichard Tindal

Paperback | March 1, 2005

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Intended for one semester Introductory Canadian Politics courses, A Citizens Guide to Government shows students how the political process works at all levels and how to become politically active. Updated to include the most recent political developments, the text provides students with a basic understanding of Canadian politics.
C. Richard Tindal, Ph.D, has been teaching, researching and writing about government for more than 30 years. He was a professor of government at St. Lawrence College, Kingston Campus, from 1969 until his early retirement in June 1998. It was for a course at St. Lawrence College that he wrote the first edition of A Citizen's Guide to Go...
Title:A Citizen's Guide to GovernmentFormat:PaperbackDimensions:384 pages, 8.9 × 6 × 1 inPublished:March 1, 2005Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0070959099

ISBN - 13:9780070959095


Table of Contents

Chapter 1: If Government is the Answer, What Was the Question?

Chapter 2: What are our Many Governments and What do they do?

Chapter 3: Left, Right, or Just Plain Wrong?

Chapter 4: Don't Fight Them, Join Them

Chapter 5: Federal and Provincial Governments: A Closer Look

Chapter 6: Local Governments: A Closer Look

Chapter 7: The Constitution, Charter, and Courts

Chapter 8: Shifting Patterns in Intergovernmental Relations

Chapter 9: Shoring Up the Safety Net

Chapter 10: It's the Economy, Stupid

Chapter 11: If Government is the Answer, So Are You