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Social violence in Canada : theoretical frameworks and statistical implications
This project will be comprised of two chapters. The first section will include a comprehensive literature review component defining violence, exploring the current theoretical explanations of violence, as well as coming ...
Recombinant bovine somatotropin : challenging Canada's science-based regulatory system and the emergence of post-normal science
Recombinant Bovine Somatotropin (rBST) is a biotechnology for increasing milk production in dairy cattle. The purpose of this research was to investigate and to build a better understanding of the complexities and controversies ...
Was Stephen Harper Really Tough on Crime? A Systems and Symbolic Action Analysis
In 2006, the Hon. Stephen Harper, PC became the Prime Minister of Canada after winning an election campaign in which his Conservative Party of Canada promised to get tough on crime. Over the terms of the three Harper ...
Community development at the Department of Indian Affairs in the 1960's : much ado about nothing
This thesis tells the story of the Community Development Program (CDP) of the Department of Indian Affairs. The Program was initiated in Canada in the early 1960s during a time of international popularity for the community ...
Who joins the Canadian Forces? : developing a framework for analysis using Bourdieu, Habermas and Giddens
This thesis presents the results of an exploratory study aimed at developing an understanding of Canadian Forces demographics and linking those demographics to current bodies of sociological theory. The background and ...