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Workers, capital, and the state in British Columbia

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Published by University of British Columbia Press in Vancouver .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Rennie Warburton and David Coburn.
ContributionsWarburton, Rennie, 1937-, Coburn, David, 1938-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 91/03836 (J)
The Physical Object
Pagination288 p. ;
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2107332M
ISBN 100774802839
LC Control Number88159043

If you have not already done so, please contact the British Columbia College of Social Workers (BCCSW)to see if they require any additional information from you. They can be reached at: British Columbia College of Social Workers # West 73th Avenue. Vancouver, BC. V6P 6G5. Telephone: () Fax: () British Columbia, Canada’s westernmost province, is a hub of cultural diversity and economic growth. Home to the country’s third-largest city, Vancouver, British Columbia is also one of the most diverse provinces in all of Canada. British Columbia’s economy focuses on a strong natural resources sector, with an emphasis on forestry and mining.

British Columbia (B.C.) is one of the most desirable places to settle and work in Canada – not only for its magnificent scenery and moderate climate, but for its diverse culture, high standard of living, competitive wages, and more. The mine at Kimberley, one of the world's largest, is known for its silver, lead, and zinc. However, pollution generated by natural-resource industries is a major environmental concern in British Columbia. British Columbia ranks first among the provinces in fishing; the most important catches are salmon, halibut, and herring.

Stay on top of British Columbia with the latest in news, weather, sports and interviews. The inspiration for the film that won the Sundance Film Festival Audience Award for Best Documentary, The Corporation contends that the corporation is created by law to function much like a psychopathic personality, whose destructive behavior, if unchecked, leads to scandal and ruin. Over the last years the corporation has risen from relative obscurity to become the world’s dominant.


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