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Are science and technology up to the task of shaping Canada @ 150?

Author: Kevin Gordon Lynch; Killam Trust.
Publisher: Halifax, N.S. : Killam Trusts, 2012.
Series: Killam annual lecture, 2012.
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Canada is soon to turn 150, a memorable milestone for a young nation, and Canada will do so in a world that would have been unimaginable in our centenary. Over most of our history, Canadians have over-achieved others' expectations for us, but have never really been clear about what ambitions we should set for ourselves. It is time to be clearer about our national interests and our collective aspirations.
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All Authors / Contributors: Kevin Gordon Lynch; Killam Trust.
OCLC Number: 830009383
Description: 1 online resource (iv, 14 pages).
Series Title: Killam annual lecture, 2012.
Other Titles: Is science and technology up to the task of shaping Canada @ 150?
2012 Killam Annual Lecture :
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Canada is soon to turn 150, a memorable milestone for a young nation, and Canada will do so in a world that would have been unimaginable in our centenary. Over most of our history, Canadians have over-achieved others' expectations for us, but have never really been clear about what ambitions we should set for ourselves. It is time to be clearer about our national interests and our collective aspirations.

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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2255717706#Place\/canada<\/a>> # Canada<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Canada<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2255717706#Place\/halifax_n_s<\/a>> # Halifax, N.S.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Halifax, N.S.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2255717706#Topic\/economy<\/a>> # Economy<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Economy<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2255717706#Topic\/entrepreneurship<\/a>> # Entrepreneurship<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Entrepreneurship<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2255717706#Topic\/innovation<\/a>> # Innovation<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Innovation<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2255717706#Topic\/kevin_g_lynch<\/a>> # Kevin g. lynch<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Kevin g. lynch<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2255717706#Topic\/productivity<\/a>> # Productivity<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Productivity<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2255717706#Topic\/university<\/a>> # University<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"University<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh2008111278<\/a>> # Science and state--Canada<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Science and state--Canada<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh2009102982<\/a>> # Technological innovations--Government policy--Canada<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Technological innovations--Government policy--Canada<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1108536<\/a>> # Science and state<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Science and state<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1145026<\/a>> # Technological innovations--Government policy<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Technological innovations--Government policy<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1204310<\/a>> # Canada.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Canada.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/901974<\/a>> # Economic history<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Economic history<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/104393370<\/a>> # Kevin Gordon Lynch<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Lynch<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Kevin Gordon<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Kevin Gordon Lynch<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/125412058<\/a>> # Killam Trust.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Organization<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Killam Trust.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/issn\/1489-4734<\/a>> # Killam annual lecture ;<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nbgn:PublicationSeries<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/830009383<\/a>> ; # Are science and technology up to the task of shaping Canada @ 150?<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:issn<\/a> \"1489-4734<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Killam annual lecture ;<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Killam annual lecture,<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/830009383<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \ngenont:InformationResource<\/a>, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/830009383<\/a>> ; # Are science and technology up to the task of shaping Canada @ 150?<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:dateModified<\/a> \"2019-07-23<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nvoid:inDataset<\/a> <http:\/\/purl.oclc.org\/dataset\/WorldCat<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/830009383#PublicationEvent\/halifax_n_s_killam_trusts_2012<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:PublicationEvent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:location<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2255717706#Place\/halifax_n_s<\/a>> ; # Halifax, N.S.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:organizer<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2255717706#Agent\/killam_trusts<\/a>> ; # Killam Trusts<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:startDate<\/a> \"2012<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n