Complainte pour une Nation : La Defaite du Nationalisme Canadien. A Thesis Submitted to the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research in Partial Fulfilment of the Requirements for the Degree of Master of Arts in French Literary Translation

By: LAPLANTE-GIBBINS, Magali. GRANT, Goerge

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LAPLANTE-GIBBINS, Magali. Complainte pour une Nation : La Defaite du Nationalisme Canadien. A Thesis Submitted to the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research in Partial Fulfilment of the Requirements for the Degree of Masterof Arts in French Literary Translation, Department of Romance Languages. U niversity of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Fall 1988. Pp (2),[i]-vii,1-129,viii,(1) leaves, printed one side only. 4to, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. “A major part of this work is a translation, from English into French, of Professor George Grant's Lament for a Nation : The Defeat of Canadian Nationalism, in which the author discusses the possibility of Canada remaining a sovereign nation.” - from the Abstract. George Parkin Grant (1918-1988) was a Canadian philosopher, teacher and political commentator, whose popular appeal peaked in the late 1960s and 1970s. He is best known for his nationalism, political conservatism, comments on technology, pacifism, Christian faith, and conservative views regarding abortion and is credited as oneof Canada's most original thinkers. Grant was a faculty member at Dalhousi e University, Halifax, N.S., twice (1947-1960, 1980-1988). Text in French. Very good. Ex-libris George P. Grant (without indication, but acquired fromhis estate, and with a Typed Letter Signed from the author to Prof. Grant laid in). 70.00

Title: Complainte pour une Nation : La Defaite du Nationalisme Canadien. A Thesis Submitted to the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research in Partial Fulfilment of the Requirements for the Degree of Master of Arts in French Literary Translation

Author Name: LAPLANTE-GIBBINS, Magali. GRANT, Goerge

Categories: 41,

Publisher: 1988,:

Seller ID: 87009

Keywords: THESIS DISSERTATION NATIONALISM PHILOSOPHY HISTORY CANADIAN PHILOSOPHERS TRANSLATION FRENCH CANADA SCHOLARSHIP,