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Public service reform and the role of the Auditor General /
(Brock University, 2002-05-21)
The objective of this thesis is to study the involvement of the Auditor General in the proposal, implementation and review of major public service reform initiatives during a period spanning nearly forty years, from the ...
Everything that rises must converge: a neo-Marxist analysis of Canadian business-government relations
(Brock University, 1990-10-02)
The philosopher and the rhetorician : a study of persuasion in Plato's Gorgias and Aristotle's Rhetoric /
(Brock University, 2007-05-21)
In his treatise, On Rhetoric, Aristotle argues that there are three species within an art of rhetoric, judicial, deliberative, and epideictic. Aristotle's threefold rhetorical art, which is based on the functioning of ...
The Falkland Islands War of 1982: a legal, diplomatic and strategic evaluation
(Brock University, 1989-07-09)
The Falkland Islands War of 1982 was fought over competing claims to sovereignty over a group of islands off the east coast of South America. The dispute was between Argentina and the United Kingdom. Argentina claims ...
Dissent and critical thought in the German Democratic Republic
(Brock University, 1988-07-09)
Stolen past: Shattered futures, aboriginal justice in Canada
(Brock University, 1994-07-09)
It is acknowledged that Canada's criminal justice system has some major flaws, particularly with respect to its application to various ethnic subgroups. Aboriginal Canadians are one subgroup particularly sensitive to the ...
In distrust we trust : analysis of academic apocalypse
(Brock University, 2002-05-15)
The paper concentrates on trust as a research topic that receives increasing attention from the side of different social disciplines. The author of this thesis attempts to identify the reasons of this phenomenon, as well ...
Decision-making theory applied to India's explosion of a nuclear device in May, 1974
(Brock University, 1985-07-09)
This essay reviews the decision-making process that led to India exploding a nuclear device in May, 1974. An examination of the Analytic, Cybernetic and Cognitive Theories of decision, will enable a greater understanding ...
School funding and education policy-making models in Ontario /
(Brock University, 1992-05-21)
The purpose of this thesis is to examine various policy implementation models, and to determine what use they are to a government. In order to insure that governmental proposals are created and exercised in an effective ...
Openness and privacy in Ontario: an evaluation of the implementation of FIPPA : (The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, 1987, Chapter 25 and Ontario Regulation 532/87) /
(Brock University, 1993-06-15)
Since the early 1970's, Canadians have expressed many concerns about the growth of government and its impact on their daily lives. The public has requested increased access to government documents and improved protection ...