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Manitoba's French-language crisis : a cautionary tale

Author: Raymond Hébert
Publisher: Montreal ; Ithaca : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Argues that the crisis was largely manufactured by a few individuals

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Raymond Hébert
ISBN: 0773527087 9780773527089
OCLC Number: 53847072
Description: xv, 293 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. French-language rights in Manitoba, 1870-1976 --
2. French-language rights in Manitoba, 1977-81 : the Lyon years --
3. The Pawley government and section 23 : confronting a conundrum --
4. The gathering storm --
5. The long hot summer --
6. "Let the people speak!" --
7. The Pawley government capitulates --
8. "To court we go" --
9. The language of bigotry : reason and unreason in the language debates --
10. Explaining the crisis : symbolism, status, and right-wing authoritarianism --
App. 1. Samples of the Manitoba Gazette (1874) and the Statutes of Manitoba (1888) published in French --
App. 2. Draft tripartite agreement on the constitutional amendment, dated 18 May 1983 --
App. 3. Draft proposed amendments to the Manitoba Act, 17 May 1983 (schedule to the draft constitutional amendment of 18 May 1983) --
App. 4. Resolution to amend the Manitoba Act introduced in the Manitoba legislative assembly by attorney-general Roland Penner, 4 July 1983 --
App. 5. Members of the Manitoba legislative assembly during the French-language crisis.
Responsibility: Raymond M. Hébert.
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