Essays Tagged: "Saskatchewan"

Brian's Search for the Meaning of Life in W.O. Mitchell's "Who Has Seen the Wind"

n the Wind, Mitchell is able to very effectively describe the tale of one boy and his growth on the Saskatchewan prairie. Brian's childhood revolves around aspects of everyday life, and in it he attem ...

(3 pages) 63 0 5.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"The Painted Door" by Sinclair Ross

n and her husband are settlers in a largely uninhabited and desolate area of North America (perhaps Saskatchewan). The starkness of the land is described early in the story: "Scattered across the face ...

(4 pages) 173 0 4.3 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Unheard Voices

Saskatchewan farmers have been continually ignored in Canada's institutionallandscape. Never has the ... from the east. The eastern domination of the House of Commons, andindirectly the Senate, means that Saskatchewan wheat farmers do not have a strong voicein Canadian political decisions. But what does ... the Saskatchewan lack of representation inCanada's political institutions in Ottawa mean? What can Saskatchewan wheat farmers doto rectify the situation? And, following a Quebec separation what can w ...

(12 pages) 85 0 2.2 Dec/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Native Incarceration in Canada.

of inmates is 1,393. The number of Native inmates is 822. This becomes a 59% rate in the jails. In Saskatchewan the total number of inmates is 3,850. The number of Native inmates is 2,926. This becom ... quarters, or 1,874 of these numbers are Native.Tim Quigley, a law professor at the University of Saskatchewan who studies, researches, and speaks about sentencing and justice matters says that even ...

(11 pages) 108 0 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Creative Story. An adaptation of Margaret Laurence's "Where my World Began". IT was an assignment for English class, we had to say where we began.

Calgary. That's what made it odd, it was as though God had pulled a drain plug in a tub and all of Saskatchewan and Alberta's population had been sucked down and placed there. When I think back to my ...

(2 pages) 24 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Who Has see the wind book report

wind, we learn about some of the struggles Brian (the main character) encounters as he grows up in Saskatchewan during the Depression. The focus of the story is Brian's interpretation of the realitie ...

(2 pages) 23 0 0.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Famous Canadians:Charles Saunders biography first person.

d to other wheat. In 1907 I sent a sample of Marquis wheat to the experimental farm in Indian Head, Saskatchewan. In 1909 enough wheat was produced to supply 400 prairie farmers. A year later Marquis ...

(2 pages) 35 0 3.0 Jan/2004

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

Irony Usage in the Short Story "The Painted Door" By: Ross Sinclair

ort story "The Painted Door." This short story takes place in the great depression of the 1930's in Saskatchewan during a horrific blizzard. Two of the three characters, Ann and Steven, are the main c ... ly. This short story, "The Painted Door," by Ross Sinclair was written in the 1930's during a harsh Saskatchewan blizzard. Ann and Steven are the ones who are the cause Johns death because of a farm w ...

(2 pages) 68 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Mr.Hockey, a biography on Gordie Howe

I hope to learn how he became so famous.Early LifeGordie Howe was born on March 21, 1928 in Floral, Saskatchewan to Albert and Katherine Howe as the sixth of nine children. He was not continuously pam ...

(6 pages) 25 0 4.3 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Customer Driven Quality - MGT 449

ent.ManufacturingHighline Manufacturing is a privately owned company and has been part of the rural Saskatchewan community for many years. With over 40 years of manufacturing experience, Highline oper ...

(3 pages) 176 0 3.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Canadian Study of Western Canada prior to WWII.

capita income. Family revenues dropped from a mean of $548 in 1928-29 to a staggering $212 in 1933. Saskatchewan endured harsher matters with a loss of 72% in average per capita income. The typical fa ... redited to the western farmers of the 1920s. Attempting to promote sales, grain farmers of Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba formed their own grain marketing cooperatives. In 1924, a central selling ...

(17 pages) 41 0 4.3 Oct/2005

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Saskatchewan Poetry

niversal insight, but it is their local environment from which they derive their themes and images. Saskatchewan poetry is about us: our land, our people, and our innate connection with it. Therefore, ... essed emotions. These aspects will be discussed, as well as form and symbols, as an introduction to Saskatchewan poetry.It is a common misconception that "good" poetry is complex with fruitful words a ...

(4 pages) 2450 0 5.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

High Technology, in Canada areas of growth and positive change including the synchrotron

anada with other countries in the high tech marketplace5. review one major technological advance in Saskatchewan (The Synchrotron)6. create awareness on the Canada Foundation for InnovationSurveys wer ... tech sectors:1. Provide awareness of high technology (definition and measurements)2. Consider what Saskatchewan has to offer3. Industries must be aware and be able to take full advantage of high tech ...

(22 pages) 84 0 5.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

What Is Canada

rces at its disposal. B.C. provides the country with forest products, Alberta provides natural gas, Saskatchewan provides wheat, and Ontario is the biggest manufacturer in Canada.Canada has one of the ...

(1 pages) 454 0 3.0 Apr/2001

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

Bringing an NHL Team To Saskatchewan

When the Winnipeg Jets folded in 1996 there was a void left in the prairies. Saskatchewanians and Manitobans alike were unsure of where to go with their loyalties. Saskatchewan ... ie Howe, Theoren Fluery, and 2007 Stanley Cup winner and Regina native Ryan Getzlaf. An NHL team in Saskatchewan would be greeted with open arms. Some people may contend the economic feasibility of ha ... e greeted with open arms. Some people may contend the economic feasibility of having an NHL team in Saskatchewan. The Saskatchewan Roughriders have some of the highest attendance records in the Canadi ...

(4 pages) 1439 0 3.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

Electronic Monitoring

discuss the advantages and disadvantages. Electronic Monitoring started in 1987. British Columbia, Saskatchewan, Ontario and Newfoundland are the only provinces in Canada that use electronic monitori ...

(1 pages) 37 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Young Drivers

ducated in B.C before they take their road test?The answer seems simple. Both my parents grew up in Saskatchewan. All grade ten students in their school took a mandatory young drivers course. This cou ...

(2 pages) 40 1 5.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

Equality Gap between Men and Women in Underdeveloped Nations

sibilities of all the members in the society.Winona Wheeler, an Aboriginal woman and Acting Dean of Saskatchewan Indian Federated College in Saskatchewan, Canada: states"'it's a contemporary translati ...

(8 pages) 41 0 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Personal Essay

(2 pages) 0 0 0.0 Dec/2013

Subjects: Literature Research Papers