British Columbia Politics and Government

 
British Columbia Politics and Government
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ISBN:
978-1-55239-315-4
 
Publisher:
Emond Montgomery Publications
 
Page Count:
324
 
Status:
Available
 
Copyright Date:
2010
 
Subjects:
Politics and Government
 
 
 
 

British Columbia remains Canada’s most politically dynamic province. This book — which includes coverage of the 2009 provincial election — provides an overview of BC’s institutions, key policy issues, and political culture, with concise chapters contributed by many of the province’s leading political scientists.

Part I: Introduction

  • Chapter 1: Introduction (The Editors )

Part II: Context

  • Chapter 2: Political Economy (Michael Howlett, Keith Brownsey, & Joshua Newman )
  • Chapter 3: Federalism, Confederation, and Intergovernmental Relations (Hamish Telford)
  • Chapter 4: Identities: Class, Region, Gender, Diversity (Matt James)
  • Chapter 5: Regionalism (Tracy Summerville)

Part III: Democracy in British Columbia

  • Chapter 6: Democracy, BC-style (Dennis Pilon)
  • Chapter 7: Political Parties (Stephen Phillips)
  • Chapter 8: Elections and Voting Behaviour (Lynda Erickson)
  • Chapter 9: Media (Marc Edge)
  • Chapter 10: NGOs and Interest Groups (Mark Crawford)

Part IV: Government

  • Chapter 11: The Legislature (Norman Ruff)
  • Chapter 12: The Executive (Norman Ruff)
  • Chapter 13: Public Service (Evert Lindquist, John Langford, & Thea Vakil)
  • Chapter 14: Communities and Local Government (Patrick Smith, Kevin Ginnell, & Matthew Black)
  • Chapter 15: First Nations (Christopher Alcantara & Iain Kent)

Part V: Policy Issues

  • Chapter 16: Health (Alan Davidson)
  • Chapter 17: Social Welfare (Kathy Teghtsoonian)
  • Chapter 18: Resources (George Hoberg)
  • Chapter 19: The Environment (Heather Smith)
  • Chapter 20: Culture and Tourism (Catherine Murray)

Index

 
 
 
 
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