Canadian Annual Review of Politics and Public Affairs
University of Toronto Press, May 1, 1997 - History - 344 pages
The year 1991 found Canada at a crossroads. The nation faced the aftermath of the Oka crisis and failure of the Meech Lake Accord; the Bloc Qu b cois sought official party status in the House of Commons and the Reform Party decided to become a national party; talks began for a North American free trade agreement. On the international front, Canada went to war in the Persian Gulf and responded to the dissolution of the Soviet Union.
Featuring essays on Parliament and politics, Ottawa and the provinces, and external affairs, the Canadian Annual Review of Politics and Public Affairs provides a comprehensive account of the year's events.
The Canadian Annual Review has long been praised for its excellence. Known for its accuracy, readability, and insight, it offers a synoptic appraisal of the year's crises, controversies, and developments from both federal and provincial perspectives.
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Speech from the throne 14 Parliament 15 Senate
THE YUKON AND THE NORTHWEST TERRITORIES byJamesB
The Canada round 20 Plotting Quebecs position 21 Beaudoin
WOMEN AND POLITICS
Ottawa and the provinces by Michael Hewlett
Energy and the environment 73 Language
Government institutions 157 Political party activity 163
Politics 167 Legislation 175 The economy 178 Intergovernmental
Politics 194 Progressive Conservatives struggle on 195
SASKATCHEWAN by David Smith
The legislature 239 The economy 243 MagCan and NovAtel 247
Principles and policies 77 Canada
rights 92 Southern Africa 93 Canada and the Organization
Command 124 Managing change in the postcold war security
ONTARIO by R D Dyck