Essays Tagged: "responsible government"

Feminist Reform Movements in the 19th century, insert more transitions and its an A paper

in reform and change. The balance of direct and representative democracy with a positive, socially responsible government is a unique feature to our country. By improving social, political, and econo ...

(2 pages) 66 0 4.3 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Outline the major developments in the move towards an Australian republic in the twentieth century.

push for republicanism has come in the twentieth century.After colonisation, and the first taste of responsible government, in the 18th and 19th century, Australia began its journey towards republican ...

(3 pages) 33 0 1.7 Jul/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

William Lyon Mackenzie

d officials of Upper and Lower Canada to stay in power longer; others believe he helped Canada gain responsible government. After researching William Lyon Mackenzie my opinion is of the former. I thin ... kenzie was very Pro-American and suggested that Upper Canada join the U.S. They were only seeking a responsible government, not what Mackenzie was proposing. Most of his supporters during the rebellio ...

(2 pages) 13 0 1.0 Jan/2007

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

George Coles (September 20, 1810 - August 21, 1875) George

ke ties with the Tories in 1847 to join the reformers. Coles was a prominent figure in the push for responsible government in the 1840s. He became the first Island premier under the new system of gove ...

(2 pages) 716 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

Unification of Colonial British Columbia with the Confederation of Canada_edited

federation offered to absorb British Columbia of all its debts. They promised British Columbians a "responsible government" that would correctly and democratically represent the people. The U.S.'s lac ... all the power still rested with Douglas. Many reformers harshly criticized Douglas and demanded a "responsible government". Among these reformers were Editors John Robson of The British Columbian, an ...

(7 pages) 12 0 5.0 Feb/2009

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