TITLE

THE FIFTIETH ANNIVERSARY OF THE LAURENDEAU-DUNTON COMMISSION: WHERE TO NOW?

AUTHOR(S)
CORBEIL, JEAN-PIERRE
PUB. DATE
September 2013
SOURCE
Canadian Issues / Thèmes Canadiens;Fall2013, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The goal of this short article is to demonstrate, with the help of available official statistics, that the transformations and evolution that occurred within the Canadian legal framework in terms of official languages over the last fifty years coincided with a significant decrease of social and economic inequalities between Francophones and Anglophones and that, in turn, the demographic shifts in Canadian society are now giving rise to new issues and challenges, particularly as regards the French language as we are approach the Commission's 50th anniversary.
ACCESSION #
110824112

 

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