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A civil society? : collective actors in Canadian political life

Author: Miriam Catherine Smith
Publisher: Toronto : University of Toronto Press, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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"A Civil Society? surveys the main approaches to the study of group politics in Canada, with a strong comparative perspective. Unique to this short and accessible text is a comprehensive theoretical framework that helps students evaluate with the policy areas surveyed in the book, while also pointing them towards future study. This new edition replaces the introductory discussion of neoliberalism with a discussion  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Smith, Miriam Catherine, author.
Civil society?.:
Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 2018.
(CaOONL)20179049275
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Miriam Catherine Smith
ISBN: 9781487587796 1487587791 9781487593667 148759366X
OCLC Number: 1005116240
Language Note: Text in English.
Description: 216 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Power and group politics --
Historical trajectories of influence in Canadian politics --
Arenas of influence: parliament, parties, and elections --
Arenas of influence: bureaucracy and policy communities --
Arenas of influence: courts.
Responsibility: Miriam Smith.

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