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Hitsman/Incredible War of 1812 »

A 4 page book review on The Incredible War of 1812 (1965) by J. Mackay Hitsman, a classic text on this subject. Hitsman's scholarship is detailed as he accessed an extensive list of primary sources in Canada, Great Britain and the US. He offers historical fact within the cultural context ...
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Public and Private Education in Canada »

A 6 page paper discussing Canada's debate over the relative worth of their public and private schools in comparison with each other and the results they achieve. The paper mentions the alternative of home schooling and its growing popularity in Canada, as well as parents' use of private and ...
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Addressing Physical Abuse by the Child Aid Societies of Canada »

This 7 page paper focuses on how physical abuse is handled by children's service agencies in Canada. Various issues are explored inclusive of assessment and worker burnout. Bibliography lists 5 sources.
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The Organizational and Cultural Climate of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) »

This is a 5 page paper discussing the organization and the cultural climate of the RCMP. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) as the national policing force in Canada has grown in its organization and outreach capacities considerably since its formation in 1873. Originally formed to patrol the Prairie regions ...
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Public and Private Education in Canada »

A 6 page paper discussing Canada's debate over the relative worth of their public and private schools in comparison with each other and the results they achieve. The paper mentions the alternative of home schooling and its growing popularity in Canada, as well as parents' use of private and ...
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Grand National Apparel, Inc. »

An 8 page paper discussing social responsibility; the company's involvement in political and bureaucratic activities; its ethical behavior; and steps it can take to prepare for the future. One of the 50 best-managed private companies in Canada, Grand National is an apparel manufacturer concerned about its future after WTO rules eliminate trade quotas ...
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Teaching English as a Foreign Language in Canada »

A 15 page paper discussing some of the problems of teaching English writing to foreign-born students. Much of the EFL teaching of the past in both Canada and the US has been that of adapting everything but the native language to the conventions of the West, without regard for ...
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Canadian Healthcare: Factors Adding Up to Failure and Attempts at Resolution »

A 10 page discussion of the many challenges facing the Canadian health care system, challenges which are translating into a deleterious impact to patient welfare. Contends that although the system is characterized by a rapidly changing technology and more complex nursing needs little is being accomplished toward addressing those ...
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R v Latimer, Mercy Killing, Canada »

A 23 page paper. In 1993, Robert Latimer, a farmer from Saskatchewan, killed his severely disabled twelve-year old daughter Tracy. The case was heard in four courts, including the Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court of Canada. The defendant asked for an exemption from the mandatory minimum sentence ...
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Race And Ethnic Relations »

5 pages in length. Race and ethnic relations in Northern Ireland, Canada, South Africa and Brazil have maintained a level of hatred that serves to perpetuate global prejudice. Clearly, any of the three multiethnic societies can be applied – assimilation, inequalitarian pluralism or equalitarian pluralism – as a ...
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Acer's Contemplation of Manufacturing in Canada »

A 7 page paper discussing whether Acer Computer should expand manufacturing operations to include a site in Canada. The company already maintains shipping and repairing facilities, and the proposal is that Acer Canada institute a build-to-order scheme patterned after that of Dell Computer. The year is 1996 and long-term projections already call ...
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Argument For The Death Penalty In Canada »

10 pages in length. The age-old adage of an eye for an eye is still relevant in Canada today, particularly with regard to the death penalty. The issue of capital punishment is, perhaps, one of the most hotly contested of all contemporary controversial issues; while some believe that ...
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Canadian Conscription »

The issue of conscription has been of utmost importance in Canadian politics through the years. When Prime Minister Bordon introduced the concept to increase the numbers for the Canadian Expeditionary Force in 1917 a chasm of opinion opened between English Canada and French Canada. The issues and opinions that drove ...
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Discrimination Against Ex-Convicts in Canada »

This 5 page paper looks at Canada's laws in respect to human and civil rights. The plight of the ex-convict is explored. The paper uses a fictitious case study and argues that ex-cons should not be discriminated against and that it should be a part of the law. ...
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Regional Disparities In Canada: Characterization, Trends And Lessons For Economic Policy: Overview »

6 pages in length. The notion of social class separation has historically imbedded an indelible image of rich/poor and colored/noncolored in the minds of those on both sides of the problem; for the underprivileged it represents a chasm of economic and political inequity, while for the opposite end of ...
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Arguments Used Against and For Same Sex Marriages »

This is a 5 page paper presenting 8 points used in favor of same sex marriages and 8 points used opposing same sex marriages. The opening paragraph presented by customer outlines both sides of the argument but the conclusion is meant to oppose the legalization of same sex marriages in ...
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Human Health And Ecosystems – Canada »

A 21 page paper. Biodiversity supports numerous ecosystems and ecosystems are essential for human health. This paper has two parts. The first part human and ecosystem health and reports research regarding the many factors of ecosystems. The essay reports the comprehensive plan the government of Canada developed for the ...
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Indigenous Children/Canada »

This 3 page paper discusses the Truth and Reconciliation Report and child protection services. Bibliography lists 10 sources.
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Implementation of Freire’s Perspective/Canada »

This 10 page paper discusses the Paulo Freire's perspective in "Pedagogy of the Oppressed" in regard to a Canadian low-income housing project. Bibliography lists 2 sources.
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THE PROCESS OF IMMIGRATING TO CANADA FROM SOUTH AMERICA »

This 6-page paper provides a fictitious narrative from a Chilean immigrant to Montreal in 1973, after the Pinochet coup. Bibliography lists 4 sources.
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Analysis/Article on Canadian Settler Politics »

A 5 page summation and analysis of an article by Stasiulis and Jhappan (1995) entitled "The fractious politics of a settler society." This view on Canadian history not only explains the conflicts of ethnicity and politics that have often characterized events in Canada, but also predicts that such divisions ...
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Women's Suffrage Movement In Canada »

5 pages in length. Women's suffrage has historically been a long, slow and arduous process worldwide; Canada's movement shares many of the common denominators with other global communities where women's quest for the right to vote ultimately became a watershed moment in the timeline of gender parity. Agnes ...
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Finding Jesus at the United Church of Canada »

A 6 page research paper/essay that discusses the question: How can Christians receive the voice of Jesus speaking to them through worship in the United Church of Canada? The answers to this probing question derive from both traditional and contemporary sources. The following examination of those sources, first of all, ...
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Childhood Obesity in Canada as a Social Problem »

A 10 page paper discussing rising rates of childhood obesity in Canada from a social perspective. The United States still leads the world in childhood obesity, but Canada is approaching achieving similar rates. The paper discusses several attempted interventions that have occurred to date, noting that a trend ...
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Special Interest Groups: Canada »

An 11 page paper which discusses the effect, or influence, that special interest groups have upon government in Canada. Information on the National Action Committee on the Status of Women (NAC), the National Anti-Poverty Organization (NAPO), and the Communist Party of Canada is provided to help illustrate the issues, the level of involvement, and ...
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Multiculturalism vs. Biculturalism in Canada »

15 pages. Canada is well known as being a multi-cultural country. In Quebec there is an official bilingualism of the French and English speaking factions. Any search for a theme to francophone-Anglophone relations must take into account the fact that the francophone community constitutes a cultural minority; today, ...
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Homelessness In Canada »

12 pages in length. Canada, like virtually every other global society, must grapple with a growing population of homeless people. While this has been a long-standing social issue for Canadians, it has quite recently escalated at such an alarming rate that government officials are being asked to answer ...
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Canada: Little Tolerance For Hybridized Identity »

8 pages in length. Pearl Harbor created fear in the hearts of all North Americans; in order to quell that fear and maintain control over its political, social and economic concerns, Canada worked hard to harshly dissuade any hybrid Japanese residents from becoming spies. These tactics, considered to ...
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Virginia's Constitutional Ratification »

6 pages in length. Once the Constitution had been finalized in September by the Constitutional Convention in 1787, it had to be ratified by specially elected conventions in each of the states. In some cases there occurred much debate and close votes for ratification, but eventually all thirteen ...
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Flintknapping In Prehistoric North America »

A 15 page paper that discusses flintknapping, in general, and tools found in North America, in specific. Included are the definitions and descriptions used in flintknapping and the earliest finds of knapped, or flaked, tools found in North America, including Canada and America. These artifacts suggest these regions were inhabited ...
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Canada's Northwest Explorers »

A 15 page paper discussing Samuel Hearne (1745-1792), John Henry Lefroy (1817-1890) and Sir John Franklin (1786-1847), all explores of the same region of extreme Northwest Canada. All had interest in the famed Northwest Passage, but finding the passage was more than only a passing interest for him. Each of the ...
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Manpower Concerns in the Canadian Health Care Environment »

A 5 page overview of the budgetary concerns which are resulting in inadequate staffing in many of Canada’s health care environments. Emphasizes the rising cost of health care noting that even though funding has increased substantially it has not kept up with increased cost. Comments on the use ...
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Identification Methods For A Burned Body »

5 pages in length. Canadian forensic science is an integral component to the overall nature of victim identification. No matter the situation, Canada's forensic scientists are one of the first to arrive on the scene in order to collect pertinent clues for body cataloging. Basic identification is ...
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Snowmobiling in Canada -- The Ultimate Offroad Experience »

This 6 page report discusses the fact that for snowmobile enthusiasts, there is nothing more exciting than the ability to access the back country in the dead of winter by riding and ramming a powerful machine through the fields and forests. In many jurisdictions throughout North America, snowmobiles are classified as off-road vehicles. This paper ...
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Revaluation of Capital Assets »

This 10 page paper looks at the practise of revaluation of capital asset, the reasons why it may be undertaken and how this practice varies form country to country. The paper includes consideration of the similarities and differences between The United States, Australia, Thailand the United Kingdom and Canada. The ...
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Liberal Party of Canada: 1993, 1997, and 2000 »

A 5 page paper which discusses how and why the Liberal Party of Canada won three consecutive majority governments in 1993, 1997, and 2000. Bibliography lists 7 sources.
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A Comparison of Two Rivers »

This 5 page paper provides an overview of the St. Lawrence River in Quebec, Canada and the Volga River in Russia. The rivers are compared and contrasted. Bibliography lists 4 sources.
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Seymour Lipset/Continental Divide »

A 10 page research paper that analyzes Seymour Lipset's book Continental Divide, which that while Canada and the US look practically identical, there are striking differences between the two countries. After analyzing and summarizing Lipset's major points, the writer offers a survey of three critical opinions to the book. Bibliography ...
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The Walkerton Water Inquiry »

In Walkerton, Canada in May of 2000, the e. coli bacteria was detected in the town's water supply. Seven people died as a result of the outbreak and 2,300 people were grievously ill. This 13 page paper examines and critiques eleven articles focused on the Inquiry that was called to investigate the ...
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Service Delivery in Canada »

This 6 page paper provides an overview of service delivery in Canada. Anticipated changes are considered, as is the importance of the Internet in this area. Bibliography lists 5 sources.
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“News and Dissent: The Press and Politics of Peace in Canada” »

A 5 page overview of the book by Robert A. Hackett. Outlines Hackett’s contentions that the media wielded tremendous power in the 1980 peace movement in Canada. Analyzes Hackett’s research methodology concluding that is critical rather than administrative. Bibliography lists 4 sources.
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An Argument for Legalizing Euthanasia in Canada »

A 4 page overview of the legalities and ethics of euthanasia. Despite the growing trend towards lighter sentencing for those that assist in euthanasia, the practice is still illegal. The author of this paper argues that Canada's stressed health care system alone is a quantifiable justification for reversing ...
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Youth Substance Abuse in BC »

A 10 page research paper that addressing nursing interventions and substance abuses programs in regards to British Columbia, Canada. Bibliography lists 10 sources.
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Quebec: History, Land, Resources, People, and Culture »

A 4 page overview of Quebec's natural resources, her history, her people, and the current move towards independence for Quebec. The author asserts that Quebec has managed to maintain her cultural and linguistic uniqueness throughout Canadian history and she can continue to do so as a productive, yet distinct, part ...
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Mutual Funds; UK, US and Canada »

This 5 page paper looks at mutual funds, their regulation, structure and development and market size comparing the UK with the US and Canada. The paper cites 7 sources.
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Immigration Laws in Canada »

A 4 page paper (3 pp. + 1 pg. outline) which provides a general informational overview of Canada’s immigration laws. Bibliography lists 2 sources.
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A Review of the Canadian Political Party System »

This 8 page paper examines the political system in Canada. The way in which the system operates and the background of the political parties, such as their traditional supporters and policies, are looked at before the trends in elections results are considered in the medium and short term. The bibliography ...
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The Increased Fertility in Canada in the Post-War Years »

This 5 page paper considers the post war years in Canada, discussing the increased fertility rate during this period and the influenced that created this temporary phenomenon in the population patterns. The bibliography cites 4 sources.
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Frontenac’s Administration of New France »

An eighteen page paper which looks at the life and career of Count Frontenac and his administration of the settlements in New France. The writer considers Frontenac’s relationship with the clergy and other administrators of the region, and his policies with regard to the Indian nations, the British and the ...
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The Canadian Forestry Industry »

This 5 page paper looks at the history and prospects of the forest products sector in Canada by looking at both general market conditions as well the situation of individual companies using both discussion and statistics. The bibliography cites 4 sources.
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