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A public purpose : an experience of Liberal opposition and Canadian government

Author: Tom Kent
Publisher: Kingston [Ont.] : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©1988.
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Kent, Tom.
Public purpose.
Kingston : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©1988
(DLC) 88154144
(OCoLC)17231855
Named Person: Tom Kent; Tom Kent; Tom Kent
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Kent
ISBN: 9780773561649 0773561641
OCLC Number: 243568184
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 441 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Contents --
Preface --
PART ONE: GETTING DEFEATED --
1 Coming From --
2 Do as I Say ... --
3 The Press in Politics --
4 Howe's Canada --
5 The 1957 Election --
PART TWO: REMAKING A PARTY --
6 Getting Involved --
7 No Bigger Mistake --
8 The First Platform --
9 Transition to Kingston --
10 Rallying --
11 Preparing an Election --
PART THREE: GETTING ELECTED --
12 The '62 Campaign --
13 All Good Men ... --
14 Organizing Opposition --
15 The Nuclear Error --
16 Victory, of a Sort --
PART FOUR: BEGINNING TO GOVERN --
17 Fifty-Two Days 18 Retreat and ReorganizationPART FIVE: DOING WHAT WE SAID --
19 Pensions: The Phoney Stage --
20 Co-operative Federalism --
21 Sixteen Days in April --
22 The CPP Achieved --
23 The Federal State --
24 Cabinet Shuffles --
25 The World Outside --
26 Publications --
27 The Flag and the Death Wish --
28 Success, but Short Vision --
29 At War --
30 Medicare --
PART SIX: UNFINISHED BUSINESS --
31 Failures, and Turnabout --
32 Changing Structures --
33 Baby on the Doorstep --
34 Battle Lost, War to Win --
Index --
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B --
C --
D --
E --
F Gh --
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j --
k --
l --
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Other Titles: Experience of Liberal opposition and Canadian government
Responsibility: Tom Kent.
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"an excellent book and a fine contribution to to Canadian history." Walter Gordon, former Liberal Finance Minister

 
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