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Published: 24 March 2011

592 Pages | 162 Photographs, 1 figure, 37 maps, 18 tables

203 x 254mm

ISBN: 9780195439311

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A History of the Canadian Peoples

Fourth Edition

J. M. Bumsted

  • Expanded coverage: Material has been added throughout the text on multiculturalism, immigration, and racism, specifically to the post-1918 chapters
  • Women in Canada: Material on women and work in the 21st century has been added to offer a more thorough vision of work in Canada.
  • Strong Pedagogy: Boxes offer fascinating perspectives on the experiences of early explorers, settlers, ordinary citizens, and politicians, as well as more in-depth portraits of leading figures. Maps, photos, and figures allow students to engage in the content and time period being discussed. Comprehensive end-of-chapter pedagogy rounds out the program.
  • New Images: Many new historical images have been added to support the already robust photo and image program, engaging the reader and drawing them into each time period discussed.
  • Comprehensive Coverage: Offers comprehensive coverage of the political, economic, and social history of the Canadian peoples.
  • Strong narrative that engages and challenges the students to explore Canadian history
  • Timelines of major themes and events are included in every chapter

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