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Images of Canadianness deals backgrounds and motives for a chain of relevant--if rather new--features of Canada, from political, cultural, and fiscal angles. every one of its 4 sections includes articles written via Canadian and eu specialists that supply unique views on numerous matters: vote casting styles in English-speaking Canada and Quebec; the energy of French-language groups outdoors Quebec; the Belgian and Dutch immigration waves to Canada and the ensuing Dutch-language immigrant press; significant transitions occurring in Nunavut; the media as a device for self-government for Canada's First Peoples; makes an attempt through Canadian Indians to barter their place in society; the Canada-US dating; Canada's alternate with the ecu; and Canada's cultural coverage within the gentle of the data highway.

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