Rebuilding Canadian Party Politics

Rebuilding Canadian Party Politics

by R. Kenneth Carty, William P. Cross, Lisa Young
     
 

Examines the collapse of Canadian party politics in the early 1990s, and the ongoing struggle to build a new party system. Discusses the breakdown of the old party system, and analyzes the emergence of the Reform Party and the Bloc Québécois, the fate of the Conservative and New Democratic Parties, and the return of the Liberals to power. Focuses on the… See more details below

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Examines the collapse of Canadian party politics in the early 1990s, and the ongoing struggle to build a new party system. Discusses the breakdown of the old party system, and analyzes the emergence of the Reform Party and the Bloc Québécois, the fate of the Conservative and New Democratic Parties, and the return of the Liberals to power. Focuses on the internal workings of parties in this new era, describing the roles of professionals, new technologies, and local activists. Carty teaches political science at the University of British Columbia, Canada. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780774807784
Publisher:
University of Washington Press
Publication date:
06/28/2000
Pages:
275
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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