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Author Blidook, Kelly.

Title Constituency influence in Parliament : countering the centre / Kelly Blidook
Published Vancouver : UBC Press, [2012]
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Contents Parliament and its members : representation and governance -- The electoral connection and legislative behaviour in Canada -- Legislation in the House : private members' business -- Private members' business : participation and motivation -- Constituency interests and private members' business -- The nation's interests, the party's interests, or the MP's interests? -- Does it matter? do members of parlament influence policy? -- Conclusion : individual autonomy and representation
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Canada. Parliament -- Private bills.
Canada. Parliament -- Rules and practice.
Constituent power -- Canada.
Legislative power -- Canada.
Legislators -- Canada.
Representative government and representation -- Canada.
Genre/Form Rules.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0774821582 (electronic bk.)
9780774821582 (electronic bk.)