5 edition of language of Canadian politics found in the catalog.
|Genre||Dictionaries., Dictionnaires anglais.|
|LC Classifications||JL9 .M36 2001|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxv, 314 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||314|
|LC Control Number||2004444558|
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With nearly cross-referenced entries, The Language of Canadian Politics offers brief essays on the many facets of the Canadian political system, including institutions, events, laws, concepts, and public policies.
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