Connecting with Canadians

Research Report:

Canada's Social Contract: Evidence from Public Opinion

by Matthew Mendelsohn

Canada's Social Contract: Evidence from Public Opinion is a discussion paper from CPRN's Public Involvement Network. It provides a detailed synthesis of the last ten years of Canadian public opinion data on how Canadians view our social contract. The data are drawn from commercial pools available through public archives, major academic surveys, research institute surveys and government surveys acquired through the Access to Information Act and available in the Parliamentary Library.

Release Date: 1 Nov 2002
Number of pages: 20
Document number: 15075
Keywords: social contract, Canadian identity, social values, public opinion, rights and responsibilities