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Brings together virtually all the publications of the Canadian Study of Parliament Group in one place. Includes the Group"s research studies, conference reports, books, and speeches since its founding. The reports, books, and speeches contain contributions from Parliamentarians, academics and others on a range of topics, from accountability in government to electoral and parliamentary reform.

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Other titlesParlements, de la théorie à la pratique
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