The Oxford Handbook of Canadian Politics provides a comprehensive overview of the transformation that has occurred in Canadian politics since it acheived autonomy nearly a century ago, examining the institutions and processes of Canadian government and politics at the local, provincial and federal levels. It analyzes all aspects of the Canadian political system: the courts, elections, political parties, Parliament, the constitution, fiscal and political federalism, the diffusion of policies between regions, and various aspects of public policy.Even with extensive knowledge and resources that can be drawn upon by public officials or others who influence legislation, what is often ... the adoption of cautious means to satisfy judicial criteria, or even forgoing legislative goals that will not likely meet these tests. ... reluctant to render judgment on matters for which there are no correct answers (Reference re Public Service Employee Relations Actanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Oxford Handbook of Canadian Politics|
|Author||:||John Courtney, David Smith|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press - 2010-04-29|