Assignment 4 is based broadly on your textbook readings and further readings in units 4 to 12. It is to be submitted to your Open Learning Faculty Member by the end of week twelve, if you wish to complete the course within four months. It will be marked on a percentage basis out of a total of 100 marks. This assignment contributes 20 per cent toward your final grade for the course.
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- Across British Columbia in the twentieth century settlements, towns, and cities rose—and some fell. Indeed, some were extinguished. Describe and explain that process using specific examples.
- Was British Columbia socially, economically, politically, and environmentally distinct in Canada during the twentieth century? If so, why? If not, why?
- Divisions along lines of class, race, and ethnicity had social, economic, and political implications for twentieth-century British Columbians. Discuss and illustrate with examples.
- Compare the changing roles played by Native and non-Native women in twentieth-century British Columbia.