Canadian Information Sharing Service
Volume 2, Number 1 - May 1977
Publisher: Canadian Information Sharing Service, Toronto, Canada
Year Published: 1977
Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
Cx Number: 07
Abstract: CISS presents abstracts following themes economic analysis (consumer credit, Canadian interests in Chile, Brazil); Project Ploughshares (Canada's military spending); natural resources (food production/security, agribusiness, Northern Development, renewable energy); human rights (unemployment, immigration Bill C-24, anti-racism in Toronto, Black community and activist resources, indigenous issue, women's resources, health care advocacy); community organizing (Edmonton, Toronto, Brampton, Thunder Bay, Montreal); arts/education.
Of particular note: the Canadian News Synthesis project focusing on causes of unemployment in Canada; "Underdevelopment in Canada" (impact of colonialism on Canadian development); a collection of reports highlighting Canada's economic complicity in oppression in South Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean.