A social analysis of the members of the Newfoundland House of Assembly, Executive Council, and Legislative Council for the period, 1855-1914

Kerr, Kenneth John (1973) A social analysis of the members of the Newfoundland House of Assembly, Executive Council, and Legislative Council for the period, 1855-1914. Masters thesis, Memorial University of Newfoundland.

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Abstract

Chapter I consists of an introduction to the thesis, its purpose, and intent. Chapter II is an aggregate analysis of the members of the three chambers of government during the period 1855-1914. Chapter III is an analysis of geographic factors contributing to recruitment into Newfoundland politics. Chapter IV analyzes religion and its importance in Island politics. Chapter V studies occupation and class and Chapter VI is concerned with kinship and marriage. Chapter VII summarizes the findings of the previous chapters.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
URI: http://research.library.mun.ca/id/eprint/7486
Item ID: 7486
Additional Information: Bibliography: leaves 523-527.
Department(s): Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of > History
Date: 1973
Date Type: Submission
Geographic Location: Canada--Newfoundland and Labrador
Library of Congress Subject Heading: Newfoundland. House of Assembly; Newfoundland and Labrador. Legislative Council; Newfoundland. Executive Council

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