The Structure of Canadian History
Designed for courses on Pre and Post Confederation History of Canada.
Finlay/Sprague is the only combined Pre/Post Confederation introductory textbook available in the Introductory Canadian History market. As a combined text, it offers a significant price advantage over competing split volumes. This text takes a political and sociological approach to Canadian history, and has been updated to include recent analysis of historical events. Written within in a solid chronological framework, the text provides a clear, comprehensive survey of the subject and good integration between traditional and new approaches to history. This text will prepare students well in the basic chronologies of Canadian history while providing the most up-to-date tools for research through its weblinks.
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At the same time , however , Parliament enacted a Declaratory Act , affirming its
right to legislate in " all cases whatsoever . ” With one measure repealed due to
the inexpediency of the law and another declaring it proper in principle , the
For the first session of the “ parliament of minorities , " an effort was made to deny
its reality - ironically , by the Progressives themselves . Crerar tended to view the
situation as a revolt of voters whose true political home was with the Liberal ...
Howe agreed , but to proceed on this basis , he needed parliamentary approval .
For C.D. Howe , the “ Minister of Everything , " the ceremonial appeal to
Parliament was always the most tedious aspect of launching any project because