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Friesen, Gerald A.

Distinguished Professor Emeritus/Emerita, History



Keyword Discipline

Canadian History


Research Description

History of the Canadian prairies

History of communications

National survey of "Canadians and Their Pasts," an analysis of how citizens engage with the past in daily life

Teaching Description

Canadian history

Public/Media (Non-Technical) Description

Prairie historical subjects

International Activities

Canadians and their Pasts

A national survey of how Canadians use the past in daily life, conducted between 2006 and 2008. The book by seven co-authors will be completed in 2012.

Partners Laval University, York University, UBC, UNB, Carleton
Funding Agencies SSHRC
Dates 2006 - 2012


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