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Fixing Canadian democracy

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Published by Fraser Institute in Vancouver .
Written in English



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  • Representative government and representation -- Canada -- Congresses.,
  • Democracy -- Canada -- Congresses.,
  • Gouvernement représentatif -- Canada -- Congrès.,
  • Démocratie -- Canada -- Congrès.,
  • Canada -- Politics and government -- 1980- -- Congresses.,
  • Canada -- Politique et gouvernement -- 1993- -- Congrès.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Gordon Gibson.
GenreCongresses., Congrès.
ContributionsGibson, Gordon, 1937-, Fraser Institute (Vancouver, B.C.)
LC ClassificationsJL167 .F58 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 268 p. ;
Number of Pages268
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3726151M
ISBN 10088975201X
LC Control Number2003363660

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