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NDP : social democracy in Canada

Desmond Morton

NDP : social democracy in Canada

by Desmond Morton

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Published by S. Stevens, Hakkert, 1977. in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • New Democratic Party -- History,
  • Canada -- Politics and government -- 1963-

  • Edition Notes

    First ed. published in 1974 under title: NDP : the dream of power. Bibliography: p. 214-218.

    Other titlesNDP : the dream of power
    StatementDesmond Morton.. --
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 229 p. :
    Number of Pages229
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18737054M

    Party of Conscience The CCF, the NDP, and Social Democracy in Canada (Book): "Relatively little attention has been paid to the contributions of the CCF/NDP in Canadian politics. Surveying the field of political history in Canada, one might assume that the politics of the nation have been shaped solely by the Liberal and Conservative parties.   The Broadbent Institute's new project, Change the Game, takes a critical look at the history of social democracy in Canada, with the intention of learning from the successes and challenges of the past in order to build the best possible path invite you to join us in rethinking and renewing social democracy by reading other entries in this series.

      The well-known author and “social justice” activist Naomi Klein is pleading for working people and the “left” to rally behind the NDP—Canada’s pro-war, pro-austerity social-democratic Author: Roger Jordan. POLICY OF THE NEW DEMOCRATIC PARTY OF CANADA | 1 SECTION 1 INNOVATING AND PROSPERING IN A NEW ENERGY ECONOMY The current economic crisis reveals just how vital social democratic policies are in today’s globalized economy. After years of under-funding and de-regulation, governments across Canada and around the.

    'The book opens with a survey of the party's history and of its historiography, which makes it a reference work on the CCF-NDP history.'International Review of Social History To find out how to look for other reviews, please see our guides to finding book reviews in the Sciences or .   The New Democratic Party is social democratic, not socialist. They do not call for the nationalization of major industries, nor for excessive amounts of government spending. They do call for more attention to be paid to social problems, like inade.


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Party of Conscience provides an insightful analysis of the important role played by the CCF/NDP in Canadian politics. Drawing on Canada’s leading experts in the field, the book fills what was too long a gap in our understanding of Canada’s social democratic parties. However, social democracy appears to have had its greatest impact in the provincial governments formed by the CCF-NDP in BC, Saskatchewan and Manitoba.

Most notable was the Douglas regime in Saskatchewan, North America's first socialist government, which pioneered medicare. Now that the NDP leadership contest has come alive, with four candidates running (and perhaps more to come), it may be a good time to ask about the future of social democracy in Canada.

Former leader Ed Broadbent has recently urged the party to “be bold” as it strives to influence public policy debates in Canada, but it would seem that the. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Morton, Desmond.

NDP: social democracy in Canada. Sarasota, Fla.: Samuel Stevens, (OCoLC) Reviving Social Democracy provides a uniquely multi-faceted picture of the NDP’s past, present, and future. Documenting a very important part of Canada’s political landscape, it will be a key resource for those studying political parties or social democratic movements.

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Scholars and students of Canadian politics, social democracy, and social democratic parties will find The New NDP a compelling read, as will NDP. The New Democratic Party (NDP; French: Nouveau Parti démocratique, NPD) is a social-democratic federal political party in Canada. The party was founded in out of the merger of the Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (CCF) with the Canadian Labour Congress (CLC).

On the Canadian political spectrum, the party sits to the left of the Liberal Party. Leader: Jagmeet Singh. The ultimate result of the Canadian Social Democracy Study (CSDS) will be an academic book examining the activity and ideology of the federal NDP from Jack Layton’s election as leader in through to the federal election.

The University of Ottawa's Institute of Fiscal Studies and Democracy (IFSD), overseen by former PBO chief Kevin Page, has produced a quick analysis of the NDP costing giving the party a barely. UPCOMING BOOK: Party of Conscience The CCF, the NDP, and Social Democracy in Canada Submitted by Christo on J - am Surveying the field of political history in Canada, one might assume that the politics of the nation have been shaped solely by the Liberal and Conservative parties.

We are Canada’s New Democrats. Investing in a Canada where people can realize their full potential and pursue their dreams. The New Democratic Party, (NDP) is a federal political party which officially adheres to social democracy and democratic socialism while still being the most left-wing of Canada's mainstream parties.

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Includes bibliographical references and index. Issued in print and electronic formats. ISBN (bound). – ISBN (pdf). The Contradictions of Social Democracy. The issue isn’t fixing the NDP or the problems with any particular leader, policy or tactic.

It’s about the essence of the party. Social democratic parties like the NDP have no vision of a society beyond capitalism, no ambition beyond administering the. Medicare and Social Democracy in Canada. In book: Party of Conscience: The CCF, The NDP, and Social Democracy in Canada, Publisher: Between the Lines, pp Cite this publication.

Jagmeet Singh grew up in Scarborough, St. John’s, and Windsor, and served as an Ontario MPP from until On October 1st,he became leader of Canada’s NDP – guided by values rooted in his experiences growing up, Jagmeet is building a fairer, more just.

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Offering a comparative look at social democratic experience since the Cold War, the volume examines countries where social democracy has long been an influential political force – Sweden, Germany, Britain, and Australia – while also considering the history of Canada’s NDP and the emergence of New Left parties in Germany and the province of Québec.3/5(1).Social Policy and Social Justice looks concretely at the successes and failures of a social democratic government in Canada () in achieving social justice through its approaches to social policy.

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