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Important Periods in the Development of Canadian Society: 1840 to 1870; 1880 to 1920; 1940 to 1970 »

This is a 6 page paper discussing important periods in the development of Canadian society. The development of Canada as a society has taken place over several stages; perhaps the most important being the period from the 1840s through the 1860s which led to Confederation and the development of the ...
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Government under the Articles of Confederation »

This 4 page essay reports on the Articles of Confederation, which provided the first central government for the United States after the American Revolution. The writer discusses the Confederation's successes and failures. Bibliography lists 1 source.
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The Constitution and the Articles of Confederation »

This 4 page paper discusses the differences between the U.S. Constitution and the Articles of Confederation that preceded it. Bibliography lists 3 sources.
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10
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Implications of Free Trade Decisions on Canada’s IndustrialOrganizations »

This 10 page report discusses the economic, social, and political history of the various trade agreements and practices that have taken place between Canada and the United States in the past fifty years. Currently, the implications related to the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and the Canada Free Trade Agreement (FTA) for ...
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United Church Of Canada And Christology »

A 15 page paper that begins with a history of the United Church of Canada, how and when it came to be formed. A brief history of the Anglican Church of Canada is also provided. The paper discusses the beliefs of these two churches with an emphasis on the ...
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15
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Education in Kuwait and Canada »

The educational systems in Kuwait and Canada are significantly different. This 15 page paper reflects the similarities and differences between these two systems, and also considers the benefits of applying Canada's system in Kuwait. Bibliography lists 4 sources.
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"The Origins of Canadian Indian Policy" »

A 3 page review of L.F.S. Upton's 1973 article on Native American policy in Canada. Upton presents the thesis that by 1814 Canada's indigenous peoples were no longer of any particular value to Canada. He then reviews the tactics that were employed to essentially rid the country of ...
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12
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Computer Hackers and Internet Regulation in Canada: A View of the Legal Issues »

This 12 page paper considers the issue of computer hacking and Internet regulation and the specific legal view in Canada. This paper considers whether there is a clear legal situation in Canada regarding computer hacking and what cases have emerged in Canada as a result of the overall lack ...
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5
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Child Pornography and Canada's Legal Struggle »

This 5 page paper looks at Canada's laws against pornography, and specifically a 1993 law that was challenged in Canada's courts in 1999. How child pornographers are treated in Canada is a focus of this paper. Several recent cases are cited. Bibliography lists 8 sources.
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14
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Affirmative Action in Canada »

14 pages on multiculturalism and affirmative action in Canada. The writer describes how Canada has just barely begun to recognize the falseness of her perceived racial harmonies and examines the inherent problems that exist with regard to racial assimilation in Canada. Bibliography lists 11 sources.
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Abortion Law in Canada »

This 10 page paper provides an overview of abortion and laws as it pertains to Canada. Supreme Court decisions as well as Canada’s “Bubble Law” is discussed. A section devoted to implications of RU486 on Canada’s laws is included. Bibliography lists 10 sources.
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4
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Significance of Historic Documents/U.S. Constitution »

A 4 pages research paper that describes how five historic documents influenced the U.S. Constitution. These are the: Magna Carta, Mayflower Compact, Declaration of Independence, Articles of Confederation and the Federalist Papers. Bibliography lists 8 sources.
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5
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Foreign Competition is Good For Canada »

5 pages. This paper addresses the issue of international competition in Canada. Canada is experiencing more and more competition from other nations even within their own country. The question here is whether this is healthy competition or is it damaging the Canadian economy? This paper explores both ...
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Canada and the United Nations »

A 6 page paper on Canada's role in the U.N. The writer discusses what kind of a role Canada has had in the United Nations over the years, and shows just how important Canada has been in the struggle for world peace and harmony. Bibliography lists 5 sources.
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The Canadian Criminal Code: A Numbers Game? »

(5 pp) In the case of prisons, the United States is the leader in incarceration rates in the Western world, while Canada is usually ranked in the top three. It is estimated that 4,000,000 offenders will be imprisoned in the United States by the year 2000. In Canada, as ...
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New England Merchants and Politics of the Day »

This 4 page paper discusses the Constitution and the earlier Articles of Confederation, and which might appeal to a New England merchant of the colonial period. Bibliography lists 3 sources.
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"The Roots of Disunity": The Lack of Unity in Canadian Nationalistic Ideology »

A 5 page discussion of the friction which exists in Canada between the French Canadian component of the country and those who descended from the English. Examines the contention presented by David Bell in "The Roots of Disunity: A Study of Canadian Political Culture" that Canada has not unified ...
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A Futures Study: JETRO and Canada's International Role »

12 pages. The future of the Japanese External Trading Organization (JETRO) as regards the part that Canada will play is the focal point of this paper. Taken into consideration are what the international role of Canada will be ten years from now. Will Canada have an even greater international profile, or will ...
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The Evolution of the US Constitution »

This 4 page paper reviews key documents from history that ultimately are reflected in the US Constitution. These Documents include the Magna Carta, the Mayflower Compact, the Declaration of Independence, the Federalist Papers, and the Articles of Confederation. Bibliography lists 5 sources.
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Canada and the Cold War »

A 9 page research paper that discusses political issues in Canada during the early cold war era. There is a prevalent Canadian national ideology that Canada is 'altruistic, nice, unmilitary and without territorial ambition' (Dawson, 2003, p. 629). In his review of a text by S.M. Maloney, Dawson (2003) relates ...
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The Bank of Canada »

This is a 5 page paper discussing the history, function and significance of the Bank of Canada. The Bank of Canada was founded in 1934 as a privately owned corporation and became a Crown corporation in 1938 belonging to the federal government. Since 1938, the Minister of Finance holds the ...
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Legalizing Marijuana in Canada »

A 6 page paper which examines legalizing marijuana in Canada. Bibliography lists 7 sources.
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Articles of Confederation »

A 3 page research paper that addresses the US Articles of Confederation. Once liberty from Great Britain had been won, the thirteen former colonies that made p the nascent nation were more like thirteen separate countries than a single nation. The first attempt of the new country, the United States ...
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Articles of Confederation »

A 3 page research paper that discusses the Articles of Confederation, which constitutes the first attempt by the Founding Fathers of the United States to form the legal foundation for the central government. Ratified in 1781, it was intended to unify the states and define the powers of the Continental ...
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James Madison/The Tenth Federalist (Federalist papers) »

A 2 page explication of Madison's argument in the Tenth Federalist (Federalist Papers) relating to faction and the instability of government under the Articles of Confederation. Included is his proposal to remedy the situation by the construction of a union of states via Adoption of the Constitution. No Bibliography.
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The Issue of Labeling Genetically Engineered Foods in Canada »

This is an 11 page paper discussing the issue of labeling genetically engineered foods in Canada. Currently within Canada recent consumer polls have indicated that over 95% of Canadians want genetically engineered (GE) or genetically modified (GM) foods labeled as such. While this may appear to be a straight forward ...
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Why the Articles of Confederation Were a Failure: »

This 3 page paper discusses the Articles of Confederation and why they were considered to be a failure. This paper examines the controversy which surrounded the Articles and the subsequent documents which ensured the freedoms of Americans. Bibliography lists 1 source.
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Articles of Confederation, U.S. Constitution »

A 4 page research paper that discusses the strengths and weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation and the problems that prompted the Constitution Convention that resulted in the U.S. Constitution. The process of ratifying the new Constitution is also described. Bibliography lists 4 sources.
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Africa’s Pre-Colonial Systems of Peoplehood »

Africa’s Pre-Colonial Systems of Peoplehood: This 9-page essay examines a number of Africa’s pre-colonial systems prior to the 1800’s. Only the very naïve would think that disorganized savages were the sole inhabitants of pre-colonial Africa – particularly when looking at the history of the Ashanti confederation -- just one example ...
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Confederation to Constitution »

A 5 page essay that argues for the powers given the federal government in the Constitution to regulate the states as opposed to the more autonomous semi-country status the states had under the Articles of Confederation. Bibliography lists 3 sources.
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Articles of Confederation & The Constitution »

In 2 pages the author discusses the differences between the Articles of Confederation and the Constitution, and answers whether she would have supported ratification of the new Constitution as it was submitted to the states. Bibliography lists one source.
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The Articles of Confederation »

A 5 page paper which examines why the Articles of Confederation gave way to the Constitution of the United States. Bibliography lists 3 sources.
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The U.S. Constitution »

This 5 page paper looks at the way in which the Constitution surfaced. A discussion on The Articles of Confederation is included and the assumption that the Constitution was actually a compromise is explored. Bibliography lists 4 sources.
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Articles of Confederation and the Constitution of the United States »

A 3 page paper which examines why it was necessary to change the Articles of Confederation into the Constitution of the United States. The paper focuses on New York’s position and needs. Bibliography lists 2 sources.
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Articles of Confederation/Problems »

A 5 page research paper that summarizes the problems of that the young United States had with the Articles of Confederation and how this was corrected by the ratification of the Constitution. The writer explains how the new states were much more like thirteen separate countries than a single nation, ...
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Tecumseh’s “War” »

This 5 page report discusses the 18th and early 19th century Shawnee leader who attempted to create a “pan-Indian” coalition that could work as a confederation of mutual support and defense in order to protect the lands and indigenous peoples against the white pioneers moving west across the Appalachian mountains. ...
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The Documents That Founded A New Nation »

This 5 page paper discusses the foundations and rationales for the Declaration of Independence, The Articles of Confederation, the Constitution of the United States, the Bill of Rights and judicial review. Who and/or what influenced the writers of these documents that would guide a new nation are explored. Bibliography lists ...
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Slavery and American Independence »

A 4 page discussion of how slavery promoted American Independence, limited the power of the national government under the Articles of Confederation, and impacted the drafting of the United States Constitution. No sources are listed.
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Retention/Recruitment & Canadian Nursing Shortage »

An 8 page research paper that discusses Canada’s nursing shortage. There is currently a severe nursing shortage in all of the industrialized countries of the Western world, including Canada. Experts predict that the nursing shortage in Canada will worse over the course of the next decade and this prediction appears ...
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Canadian Nursing Shortage »

A 4 page research paper that explores the nursing shortage, focusing on Canada. There is a worldwide nursing shortage that is seriously affecting healthcare and healthcare in Canada is deeply affected. The nursing shortage in Canada is expected to worsen over the course of the next decade. Already the ...
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Canada as a Business Relocation Site / Consultant Report »

A 12 page paper discussing since the advent of NAFTA, Canada has come into the position of offering US businesses sound and competitive reasons for relocating there. Canada has advantages unique to their country that can be seen to provide a solid business case for nearly any US company contemplating ...
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Canadian vs. US Foreign Policies »

An 8 page political science paper comparing the foreign policies of Canada and the US. Though the basic ideology of the two countries has more similarities than differences, Canada is more willing to make exceptions in certain areas if those areas affect the good of the country. Examples ...
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The Great Depression in Canada The Great Depression in Canada The Great Depression in Canada »

This 4 page paper looks at the Great Depression as it affected Canada in the 1930s. Social policies are discussed. Causes are touched on. Some information about the U.S. is relayed in this paper that relies on scholarly sources.
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An Evaluation of Canada's Current Economic Climate »

This 6 page paper examines Canada's general economy as well as other factors inclusive of social programs, defense, the political system and so forth. The paper is divided into two equal sections. One provides background information about Canada where the other includes information about current events. Bibliography lists 7 ...
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The Criminal Justice Systems of Canada and the United States »

This 5 page paper compares and contrasts the criminal justice system of Canada with that of the U.S. Several aspects are explored inclusive of institutional racism. Crime in the U.S. is also compared with crime in Canada. Bibliography lists 6 sources.
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Human Resource Plan for Future Shop »

A 10 page paper making five recommendations of strategies to enhance Future Shop's current industry-leading position in Canada. Parent company Best Buy opened 51 Canada Best Buy stores in 2008; the paper recommends keeping Future Shop's employees informed about Best Buy's intentions and training for employee development and enhanced ...
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The Move from Canadian GAAP to IFRS »

This 3 page paper looks at some of the implications of Canada moving from Canadian GAAP to IFRS, looking at some of the practical issues and the impact on the accounting profession as well as organizations in Canada. The bibliography cites 2 sources.
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Scotch-Brite (3M) Case Study »

A 3 page paper. This case is specifically about 3M Canada and a proposal from the plant in Perth, Canada to change its structure to a regional one. The paper explains the scenario and the benefits of approving the proposal. The writer also comments on the parent-subsidiary relationship. Bibliography ...
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Child Homicide in Manitoba, Canada: The Impact of Social Climate and Family Demographics on Reporting Rates and Overall Prevalence »

This 5 page paper provides an overview of the issue of child homicide and the need for separate research into the issue of child homicide in Canada. This paper introduces a broad view and then looks specifically at the issue in Manitoba, Canada. Bibliography lists 5 sources.
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Trade Between the United States and Canada After September 11th »

This 20 page paper examines the trade relationship between Canada and the United States over the years, including information on CFTA. The September 11th attacks are discussed and the impact on trade is explored. Attention to the integrity of the Canada-U.S. border is given. Bibliography lists 16 sources.
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