Electing a diverse Canada : the representation of immigrants, minorities, and women (Book, 2009) [WorldCat.org]
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Electing a diverse Canada : the representation of immigrants, minorities, and women

Author: Caroline Andrew
Publisher: Vancouver, B.C. : University of British Columbia Press ; London : Eurospan [distributor], 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Covering eleven cities as well as Canada's Parliament, this book presents the most extensive analysis to date of the electoral representation of immigrants, minorities, and women in Canada.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Caroline Andrew
ISBN: 9780774814850 0774814853
OCLC Number: 305144770
Description: pages cm
Contents: Tables and MapsAcknowledgmentsIntroduction / Caroline Andrew, John Biles, Myer Siemiatycki, and Erin Tolley1 Reputation and Representation: Reaching for Political Inclusion in Toronto / Myer Siemiatycki2 Diversity and Elected Officials in the City of Vancouver / Irene Bloemraad3 Political Representation of Minorities in the City of Montreal: Dream or Reality? / Carolle Simard4 More than Just Cowboys with White Hats: A Demographic Profile of Edmonton and Calgary / Shannon Sampert5 Our Unrepresentative but Somewhat Successful Capital: Electoral Representation in Ottawa / John Biles and Erin Tolley6 Many Faces, Few Places: The Political Under-Representation of Ethnic Minorities and Women in the City of Hamilton / Karen Bird7 Representation Deficits in Regina and Saskatoon / Joseph Garcea8 The Patterning of Political Representation in Halifax / Karen Bridget Murray, with the assistance of Michael Caverhill9 Diversity and Political Representation in Winnipeg / Brenda O'Neill and Jared J. Wesley10 Ethnoracial Minorities in the 38th Parliament: Patterns of Change and Continuity / Jerome H. BlackConclusionContributorsIndex
Responsibility: edited by Caroline Andrew [and others].

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