2.0 Canada's Growing Autonomy.pptx - Whos flag is this The...

This preview shows page 1 - 14 out of 28 pages.

The Interwar Years: The Roaring Twenties Canadian Autonomy (independence) Who’s flag is this?
Image of page 1

Subscribe to view the full document.

Canada’s Independence Most people would say that Canada became a country on 1 July 1867! (Britain passes the BNA) But, wait a second .... ...Canada’s Constitution is still in Britain! ... Verdicts (decisions) made by Canadian courts can be appealed ( challenged)in British courts! ...Britain has control of Canadian Foreign Policy !
Image of page 2
How does this change? Very gradually (slowly)! Lets take a look ....
Image of page 3

Subscribe to view the full document.

Notice the number of steps required for complete autonomy!
Image of page 4
What events in the 1920s helped make Canada become more autonomous or independent? 1. The Chanak Crisis 2.The King-Byng Crisis 3. The Balfour Report 4.Statute of Westminster 5. Halibut Treaty
Image of page 5

Subscribe to view the full document.

This guy (Mackenzie King) became the PM in the 1920’s. He took a number of steps to increase Canada’s independence
Image of page 6
Image of page 7

Subscribe to view the full document.

Image of page 8
Image of page 9

Subscribe to view the full document.

Image of page 10
Image of page 11

Subscribe to view the full document.

Significance This was the first time that Canada REFUSED a British request for help.
Image of page 12
2. The King-Byng Crisis -a change in the Role of the Governer General In 1925, it is time for an election.
Image of page 13

Subscribe to view the full document.

Image of page 14
  • Spring '16
  • Dominion

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern