Federal government policy on arts and culture (eBook, 2014) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
Federal government policy on arts and culture Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Federal government policy on arts and culture

Author: Michael Dewing; Canada. Parliamentary Information and Research Service,; Canada. Library of Parliament. Social Affairs Division,
Publisher: [Ottawa, Ontario] : Library of Parliament, Beaconsfield, Quebec : Canadian Electronic Library, 2013. 2014.
Series: Background paper (Canada. Parliamentary Information and Research Service), no. 2008-41-E.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
In response to external challenges and to meet domestic needs, the federal government has supported Canadian arts and culture by encouraging artistic and cultural creation, production, distribution, consumption and preservation. To achieve these ends, the government has established departmental programs, museums and arm's-length agencies, disbursed grants and transfers, and enacted regulations. This paper examines  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Dewing; Canada. Parliamentary Information and Research Service,; Canada. Library of Parliament. Social Affairs Division,
OCLC Number: 884582778
Notes: "1 September 2010, revised 31 January 2013."
Description: 1 online resource (i, 10 pages).
Contents: 1. Introduction --
2. Brief history of federal government involvement in arts and culture --
2.1 First cultural institutions --
2.2 The Aird Commission and the creation of the CBC --
2.3 The Massey Commission and the creation of the Canada Council for the Arts --
2.4 Cultural changes in the 1960s and 1970s --
2.5 Developments in the 1980s and 1990S --
2.6 Developments since 2000 --
3. Current priorities and future challenges --
3.1 Current priorities --
3.2 Recent statistics --
3.3 Future challenges --
4. Conclusion.
Series Title: Background paper (Canada. Parliamentary Information and Research Service), no. 2008-41-E.
Other Titles: Arts et culture : la politique fédérale
Responsibility: Michael Dewing ; Social Affairs Division ; Parliamentary Information and Research Service.
More information:

Abstract:

In response to external challenges and to meet domestic needs, the federal government has supported Canadian arts and culture by encouraging artistic and cultural creation, production, distribution, consumption and preservation. To achieve these ends, the government has established departmental programs, museums and arm's-length agencies, disbursed grants and transfers, and enacted regulations. This paper examines the history of federal arts and culture policy, analyzes current priorities and recent statistics, and discusses challenges facing policy makers.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.