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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Railway in Principle The attempt to adhere rigidly to principle in the midst of
contradictory liberalisms meant that Mackenzie was never able to develop a
strong team of ministers and enjoy the luxury of distributing responsibility among
Its principle of organization was to bring the entire working public of a particular
geographical area into one united " local ” rather than to organize by separate
firm or job classification . Briefly , the movement showed signs of success .
... a novel but popular principle when he announced that the matter of dissolution
was always " for Parliament to decide . ... be argued that his sneer was directed at
the principle of fuller autonomy for the country as much as at King himself .