Canadian Politics For Dummies will describe succinctly the current political situation, and its background, not only at the federal level, but also in each province and territory. With an unprecedented number of provincial elections currently happening in a single year, there is much to learn and to ponder.
Most people who don't vote feel that they don't know enough about the system and the issues to make an informed choice. They also think that their vote can't really make any difference. We will give them the information they need to feel confident about voting, and we will show that a tiny handful of votes can make or break a government.
Topics that will be addressed:
1. Despite its frustrating aspects, politics does matter to our lives
2. The formal structure of Canadian Politics
3. The informal components of Canadian Politics
4. How do people get involved in politics - and why?
5. Politics attracts ambitious adventurers and colourful characters
6. Political problems to ponder...Continua