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  • Contributors: Empire Club of Canada
  • Contributors: Empire Club of Canada
  • Subject: Commonwealth countries
  • Subject: Education
  • Decade: 1970-1979
  • Education, Freedom and Regulation
    Ham, Professor James M., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1979), 22 Feb 1979, 239-246     A discussion of the paradox of freedom and of regulation in Canadian society and how it relates to the loss of faith in the virtues of liberal education. A description and discussion of three facets of freedom: material, personal and social. Universities as the bastions of liberal education. The role ...
    Ham, Professor James M., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1979), 22 Feb 1979, 239-246   A discussion of the paradox of freedom and of regulation in Canadian ...
  • Britain and Canada in the Post-Imperial Era
    Ford, Sir John, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1979), 15 Feb 1979, 230-238     Personal ideas about Britain and Canada in the post-imperial era, dating from 1945. The differences in the Commonwealth before then, and after. Main differences include the emergence of the Soviet Union and the United States as superpowers; the United Nations as a new force; the quasi monopoly position of the ...
    Ford, Sir John, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1979), 15 Feb 1979, 230-238   Personal ideas about Britain and Canada in the post-imperial era, dating from ...
  • Universities—Some Crises of Misunderstanding
    Chant, Dr. Donald A., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1976), 22 Jan 1976, 218-231     Problems and crises facing Canada's universities. The true role of universities as institutions, and the original roles of universities: "to create new knowledge and understanding, to transmit these things through education, and to act as repositories for them." Recent pressures and attitudes have focused great attention on universities as centres ...
    Chant, Dr. Donald A., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1976), 22 Jan 1976, 218-231   Problems and crises facing Canada's universities. The true role of universities as ...
  • International Understanding, a Working Model
    Matthews, Jack E., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1975), 20 Mar 1975, 296-313     The Lester B. Pearson College of the Pacific: a description of its function, its mandate, its history, its finances, its operations details such as how students are chosen, its achievements, goals, and plans for the future. Also much anecdotal material on the daily life of the students that attend the ...
    Matthews, Jack E., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1975), 20 Mar 1975, 296-313   The Lester B. Pearson College of the Pacific: a description of its ...
  • The Learning Materials Crisis in our Schools
    Edwardh, Dr. M.O., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1975), 23 Jan 1975, 199-211     A review of the history of the sources of educational materials used in Canadian schools. Comments on the significant educational changes in the 1960's, and consequences in the 1970's. An exploration of what this crisis means to students, to the quality of education, and to the publishing industry. Also, suggestions ...
    Edwardh, Dr. M.O., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1975), 23 Jan 1975, 199-211   A review of the history of the sources of educational materials used ...
  • Towards Commonwealth Unity through the Sims Travelling Professorship
    Salter, Robert B., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1974), 18 Apr 1974, 318-332     An address following Dr. Salter's recent four-month teaching assignment as a Visiting Professor in universities throughout the United Kingdom and South Africa. Some definitions and background to start: the Commonwealth, Commonwealth Unity, Travelling or Visiting Professor, the Sims Professorship. Academic aims and objectives of the Sims Professorship. A brief summary ...
    Salter, Robert B., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1974), 18 Apr 1974, 318-332   An address following Dr. Salter's recent four-month teaching assignment as a Visiting ...
  • Commonwealth—The Strategy of the New Development
    Barrow, The Right Honourable Errol W., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1973), 19 Apr 1973, 392-408     First issue raised is whether or not the Empire ever became a Commonwealth. A review of some of the changes in the political/economic relationships. A new deployment and emerging strategy brought about by various factors: the development of nuclear potential; new economic and trading blocs; new alignments developing in Europe; ...
    Barrow, The Right Honourable Errol W., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1973), 19 Apr 1973, 392-408   First issue raised is whether or not the Empire ever became a ...
  • Universities Today and Tomorrow
    Deutsch, John J., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1973), 15 Mar 1973, 295-312     Universities seen as vitally important to the country, and the province (Ontario). The rapid change from a relatively small elite system to a system of mass education. An historical review of the role of universities during the 60's and 70's. The establishment of the Colleges of Applied Arts and Technology. ...
    Deutsch, John J., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1973), 15 Mar 1973, 295-312   Universities seen as vitally important to the country, and the province (Ontario). ...
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