Essay Topic: Has Canada Become A “Postindustrial” Society?. Length: 700 to 800 words.
Instructions: Write an essay on the topic specified above. Your essay must address the following questions:
• What does “post-industrialism” mean and what are the main characteristics of “industrial” and “postindustrial” societies?
• Using the concepts of “industrial” and “postindustrial” societies: How has work changed in Canada over time?
• Is “postindustrial” a proper description for Canadian society today?
Please include citations for any quotations or direct references and include a full bibliography of all materials consulted.