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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 ...
Caseflow management and the politics of professionalism : lawyers and independent paralegals
(Brock University, 1999-07-09)
Caseflow Management is a public sector program designed to promote effective management of cases through the resolution process in the public court system. Given its public nature caseflow management policy is ultimately ...
Aging policy: a case study of co-ordination in Canadian governments
(Brock University, 1981-07-09)
ABSTRACT Canada is an aging society. The number of people aged sixty-five and over is rising, while the number of people under twenty is declining. These two concurrent changes in the age structure have produced a sh~ft ...
Agrarian revolution in Central America : a comparison of Nicaragua and Honduras using Jeffery Paige's theory of Agrarian revolution
(Brock University, 1987-07-09)
ABSTRACT In 1979 Nicaragua, under the Sandinistas, experienced a genuine, socialist, full scale, agrarian revolution. This thesis examines whether Jeffery Paige's theory of agrarian revolutions would have been successful ...
Administrative and political control over federal government contracting in Canada
(Brock University, 1977-07-09)
Towards a just community: an examination of the development of cultural citizenship rights in Canada from a communitarian perspective
(Brock University, 2005-11-04)
The notion of citizenship, while a basic human right, has come under scrutiny. It was once assumed a liberal inspired regime of citizenship rights would reign as the primary ideological perspective in the Western world, ...
Corporal punishment : understanding the debate in Canada
(Brock University, 2004-11-04)
There has been considerable debate over whether corporal punishment against children should be prohibited in Canada. Various organizations, most notably the Canadian Foundation for Children, Youth and the Law, have argued ...
Forsaking all others: towards a new model of nationalism utilizing the case study of former Yugoslavia
(Brock University, 1993-07-09)
Many people would like to believe that nationalism is a thing of the past, a dinosaur belonging to some bygone, uncivilized era. Such a belief is not borne out by recent history, however. Nationalism occupies the political ...
Dissent and critical thought in the German Democratic Republic
(Brock University, 1988-07-09)
The waning of the two giants: the electoral decline of the Italian Christian Democratic Party and the Italian Communist Party
(Brock University, 1993-07-09)
Italy is currently experiencing profound political change. One aspect of this change involves the decline in electoral support for the Italian Christian Democratic Party (DC) and the Italian Communist Party (PCI), now ...