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trudeau and sovereignty
"sustainable development" and rural and canada
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Canada--Politics and government--1945-
Quality of life--Canada
Examples of subject headings relating to Canadian Studies include:
Canadian literature--Black authors
Social capital (Sociology)--Canada
Universities and colleges--Environmental aspects--Canada
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The Edith and Lorne Pierce Collection of Canadiana, which is a comprehensive collection on Canadian literature and history is housed in Special Collections (Douglas Library)
The collection is particularly strong in discovery and exploration narratives, Loyalists, the War of 1812, the opening of the West, local history, Arctica, native peoples, drama, and Canadian literature