Essays Tagged: "Ottawa"

Constitutional Politics and Federalism

r sections; 'the Canada clause; institutional reform; distribution of legislative authority between Ottawa and the provinces; and the inherent right to self-government for aboriginal peoples.' (Westma ...

(6 pages) 106 0 3.9 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

Equal rights of women

government. So if a man and women are running in the same riding and then man wins he gets to go to Ottawa. With a quota system there will be a certain number of women in Ottawa. So if the quota syste ... ain number of women in Ottawa. So if the quota system is established the women would actually go to Ottawa rather then the winner because of the quota system. Having the quota system is good because i ...

(2 pages) 48 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Country Business Brief: CANADA

he west by the Pacific Ocean and the US state of Alaska.2.Capital CityThe capital city of Canada is Ottawa, located at the southeastern part of the country. It has a population of 1.081 million and is ... ons2.Growth Rate:0.9%3.Distributiona.Geographic ConcentrationCity Population (In 000's)Toronto 4.657Ottawa 1.097Montreal 3.401Vancouver 1.987Edmonton 913Calgary 888Others 18.457TOTAL 31.400Canada popu ...

(16 pages) 175 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Dating Violence refs with reviews on them

esearch I was doing.Health Canada, Dating Violence, 1995,National clearing house of family violence,Ottawa, Ontario. I received a lot of the information that I was looking for from this book. I ...

(2 pages) 38 2 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

English Short Story

d as gravity pulls them closer together. In the human laboratory at the strong hold in the ruins of Ottawa. Dr bond discovers that not only the galaxies are getting closer , in the middle of the galax ...

(4 pages) 35 1 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Canada's Diverse History

has three main levels ofgovernment: Federal, Provincial and Municipal. The house of commons lies inOttawa, Ontario. While the Queen is not present, her representative, theGovernor General is in charg ...

(1 pages) 26 0 3.6 Jun/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > Canadian History

Illicit Drugs - Health and Physical Education Assessment Task.

self deeply into a life of crime.Opinion on legalising cannabis:Many places over the world (such as Ottawa, Canada and Byron Bay, Australia) want cannabis legalized. I believe this is utterly stupid t ...

(7 pages) 65 0 2.2 Jul/2005

Subjects: Science Essays

Analyzing Trends in Organizational Behavior

e technological advances that are available.References:Sherren, J, Jun. 2004. Summit, Vol 8, pg. 4, Ottawa, retrieved from: ...

(4 pages) 110 0 0.0 May/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Ice Storm, 1998 - Were the Poeple of Canada Prepared for the Ice Storm?

were ready to go out and respond positively to the storm. One such example is of Allan Macdonald of Ottawa.He invited nine neighbourhood boys (who did not have power in their houses) into his generato ... helter with strangers and have no choice but to live there until the power had returned. North from Ottawa, in the small city of Kemptville, Ontario, similar acts of kindness from good samaritans took ...

(3 pages) 33 1 4.5 May/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

Duncan Campbell Scott

and edited several volumes of the poetry of his friend, Archibald Lampman. Scott was born in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada on August 2, 1862, the son of a Methodist preacher. Four years after his bir ... 67 was expressed in Scott's works. Thus he was known as a "Confederation poet." He grew up in Ottawa, which had been chosen to be the capital of Canada by Queen Victoria in 1857. Ottawa is locat ...

(9 pages) 7 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Biography of Jousef Karsh

r four years, Karsh decided to establish himself as a portrait photographer, so he made a studio in Ottawa, Ontario. Many celebrities were going to his studio, but his big break came on December 30, 1 ... assed away in Boston's Brigham and Women's Hospital. Today, his body lies in Notre Dame Cemetary in Ottawa.Throughout most of his career he used the 8×10 bellows Calumet (1997.0319) camera, made ...

(3 pages) 15 0 4.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Highlights Of The Agreements (nunavut)

da more or less ignored this part of the country. Now this government, based in Nunavut rather than Ottawa, operated by its own people rather than outsiders who very often have a different view on the ...

(2 pages) 328 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics


e water communications line between the two provinces. The most obvious route was by the way of the Ottawa and Rideau Rivers, and Royal Engineers of Britain carried out surveys shortly after 1812 to i ... ate this. They indicated the most practical alternative would be to follow the voyager route up the Ottawa River, then turn south along an old Indian canoe route, the Rideau River, through the Rideau ...

(19 pages) 10 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

'beyondblue': the national depression initiative, to address the issues associated with depression, anxiety and related substance misuse disorder in Australia.

racterized by the empowerment of individuals and community participation which was catalyzed by the Ottawa Charter in 1986 which recognized that health is influenced by external factors other than phy ... external factors other than physical, which are beyond the individual's power to control. With the Ottawa charters 5 action areas catering for a more holistic approach of health which is the basis of ...

(7 pages) 50 0 3.0 May/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Depression, Stress & Suicide

Change Management: The Transition from High School to University

my change experience.My change experience began the moment high school ended and reality began. An Ottawa native with a close-knit family, I naturally decided to attend the University of Ottawa. I ha ... ampus the environment was new, the people were new, and I was not really aware of the University of Ottawa campus "culture." The values, norms, and expectations were not clear to me in the very beginn ...

(16 pages) 44 0 3.0 Jun/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Case Study of The Public Service Commission of Canada

ut expected to cover own costs.•The Directorate of Staff Development and Training services the Ottawa region while the Regional Operations Directorates service the rest of Canada.•Other dire ... g.•The internal services directorate handles the marketing and registration for the courses in Ottawa.•The regional trainers were responsible for course content and administrative and custod ...

(9 pages) 13 0 0.0 Jun/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

A fight Against Nature by Mark Arsenault

are going to experience the entire winter”, hearing that made everyone glad as we left towards Ottawa. With time we realized that the experience we were going to have is not going to be the best ... ce we were going to have is not going to be the best but the worst.As time passed we headed towards Ottawa, leaving the house behind and not knowing what to expect next. While blasting the music in th ...

(4 pages) 989 0 3.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Interviewing a Homosexual

osexual female. Tanya grew up in a small French community named Hawkesbury in Ontario. She moved to Ottawa once she graduated high school to pursue her post-secondary studies. She is still residing an ... ed high school to pursue her post-secondary studies. She is still residing and currently working in Ottawa. Tanya comes from a catholic family and was raised by both of her parents. Tanya is the middl ...

(14 pages) 18 0 0.0 Oct/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Homosexuality

Analysis of the Poem "Variations on the Word Love"

"Variations on the Word Love"The writer of the poem Margaret Atwood was born in November 18, 1939 inOttawa, Ontario, Canada. She is not only a poet, but also a novelist, a literary critic,an essayist ...

(2 pages) 4 0 0.0 Aug/2013

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Poetry