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Talking with Canadians

Talking with Canadians

citizen engagement and the social union

  • 30 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Canadian Council on Social Development in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada,
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Political participation -- Canada.,
    • Canada -- Politics and government.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementprepared by Frances Abele ... [et al.] for the Canadian Canadian Council on Social Development.
      ContributionsAbele, Frances., Canadian Council on Social Development.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJL186.5 .T35 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination49, [43] p. ;
      Number of Pages49
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL78832M
      ISBN 100888104650
      LC Control Number99182740
      OCLC/WorldCa40453559

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