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2 edition of New Democratic Party in the Canadian political system. found in the catalog.

New Democratic Party in the Canadian political system.

William Elmer Lyons

New Democratic Party in the Canadian political system.

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Published in [University Park, Pa.] .
Written in English

  • New Democratic Party.,
  • Canada -- Politics and government -- 1945-

  • Edition Notes

    Thesis - Pennsylvania State University. Bibliography: leaves 422-434. Microfilm (positive) of typescript. Ann Arbor, Mich., University Microfilms, 1966. 1 reel.

    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 458 leaves. illus.
    Number of Pages458
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20842444M

    Leader: Jack Layton Web Site: Election Platform: Environment Platform (pdf), Health Platform (pdf). Until a few days into the election, the party also had an "Issues" page that set's out the party's (much more frankly-worded) stance on issues ranging from taxation to gays and lesbians (some text remains, but the page is incomplete or in the process of being removed as of ).

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