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Canada and the Nordic countries

proceedings from the second international conference of the Nordic Association for Canadian Studies, University of Lund, 1987

by Nordic Association for Canadian Studies. Conference

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Published by Lund University Press in Lund .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Canadian literature -- History and criticism,
  • Canada -- Study and teaching -- Scandinavia -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references

    StatementJørn Carlsen and Bengt Streijffert (eds)
    SeriesLund studies in English -- 78, Text series / Nordic Association for Canadian Studies -- v. 2, Text series (Nordic Association for Canadian Studies) -- v. 2, Lund studies in English -- 78
    ContributionsCarlsen, Jørn, Streijffert, Bengt
    The Physical Object
    Pagination410 p. :
    Number of Pages410
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14635503M
    ISBN 109179660541, 0862382033

    How did glacial movement affect the Nordic countries? Select all that apply. caused the formation of fjords caused the North Atlantic Current created Norway's jagged coastline developed fertile river valleys removed soil, making the land rocky. It is a story that can be told in some minutes. Not so easy with the Nordic countries. For some reason that term is applied to Scandinavia + Finland, sometimes added by Iceland, not Russia, Canada, or anybody else. But even if we use the Scandinavia + Finland, the .

      The Nordic Model includes social benefits such as free education, free healthcare, and guaranteed pension payments. The Nordic Model. The Nordic model is a term coined to capture the unique Author: James Mcwhinney.   ‘Socialist’ Nordic Countries Are Actually Moving Toward Private Health Care. such as Canada, the United Kingdom, and the Scandinavian states, particularly when it comes to health care.

    NEW MUSIC OF THE NORDIC COUNTRIES is a catalogue of composers from approximately , divided into chapters on Denmark (written by Jean Christensen), Finland (Kimmo Korhonen), Iceland (John D. White), Norway (Harald Herresthal and Morten Eide Pedersen) and Sweden (Per Broman).4/5.   In terms of income distribution these countries have much more equality than Australia, Britain, New Zealand and Canada – and nearly twice as much as the United States.


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