ERIC Number: EJ499491
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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Arts Advocacy in a Time of Economic Crisis: Problems and Opportunities in Canada.
Roberts, John P. L.
Metropolitan Universities: An International Forum, v4 n4 p75-81 Spr 1994
Arts advocacy groups have managed to influence Canadian public policy and government priorities during a time of economic difficulty and have produced significant outcomes for the arts community. Legislation to establish an umbrella, national arts agency was defeated following criticism from arts groups. Advocacy groups will have to assume an even more dynamic role in the future. (JB)
Descriptors: Advocacy, Art, Artists, College Faculty, Departments, Economic Change, Federal Legislation, Financial Support, Fine Arts, Foreign Countries, Government Role, Higher Education, Lobbying, Policy Formation, Public Agencies, Public Policy, Retrenchment, School Community Relationship, Urban Universities
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers; Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: Canada