Canadian Government And Politics In Transition by Robert J. JacksonCanadian Government And Politics In Transition by Robert J. Jackson

Canadian Government And Politics In Transition

byRobert J. Jackson, Doreen Jackson

Paperback | March 4, 2016

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Concise, authoritative and completely updated presentation of Canada’s political Institutions.

Canadian Government in Transition provides a current and concise explanation and analysis of the country’s political institutions, processes and issues.  The authors provide information in a brief and orderly fashion to facilitate easy access to the material, while communicating the excitement of the field and the vitality and importance of Canada’s political institutions.
Title:Canadian Government And Politics In TransitionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:336 pages, 10 × 8 × 0.65 inPublished:March 4, 2016Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:013298461X

ISBN - 13:9780132984614

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Table of Contents

1 The Game of Politics: Concepts and Institutions

2 The Context and Ideas of Government: Cohesion, Division, and Identity

3 The Constitutional Framework: Rules for Governments and the Political Game

4 Contested Federalism: The Division of Powers and Financial Resources

5 Nationalism and Native Peoples: Equality and Justice

6 The Executive: Ceremony and Leadership

7 Parliament: The Public Arena of Politics

8 Public Administration: Democracy, Bureaucracy, and Public Policy

9 The Administration of Justice and Human Rights: Courts, Police, Prisons, Public Security, and Terrorism

10 Parties and Interest Groups: Teams in the Game

11 Elections and Political Behaviour: The Contests and the Messengers

12 Canadian Foreign Policy: Constraints, Opportunities and Sacrifice

13 Ethics in Canadian Government and Politics: Honesty and Corruption