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GODFREY, The Hon. John Ferguson, P.C., B.A., M.Phil., D.Phil.
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Date of Birth (yyyy.mm.dd): 1942.12.19
Place of Birth: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Profession | Occupation: Economist, historian, journalist, research administrator
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 5395 Days (14 years, 9 months, 9 days)
^ House of Commons
ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (yyyy.mm.dd)Result
Don Valley West, Ontario Resignation. Appointed Head of the Toronto French School effective July 1, 2008. Liberal 2006.01.23 Elected
Don Valley West, Ontario Liberal 2004.06.28 Elected
Don Valley West, Ontario Liberal 2000.11.27 Elected
Don Valley West, Ontario Liberal 1997.06.02 Elected
Don Valley West, Ontario Maiden speech. Liberal 1993.10.25 Elected

^ Parliamentary Group
PartyTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Liberal 1993.10.25 - 2008.08.01

^ Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian
Minister of State / Secretary of State

PortfolioTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Minister of State (Infrastructure and Communities) 2004.07.20 - 2006.02.05

Parliamentary Secretary

PortfolioTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister with special emphasis on Cities 2003.12.12 - 2004.07.19
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Canadian Heritage 1997.07.10 - 1998.07.15
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for International Cooperation 1996.02.23 - 1997.07.09

Critic

Area of ResponsibilityTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Environment 2006.05.30 - 2007.01.17
Intergovernmental Affairs 2006.02.23 - 2006.05.29

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Member

CommitteeTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Treasury Board 2005.11.15 - 2006.02.05
Sustainability and the Environment 2004.10.25 - 2006.02.05
Domestic Affairs 2004.08.24 - 2006.02.05

Family Ties in Parliament
RelativeNameDate of BirthDate of Death
Father Godfrey, John Morrow
(Senator)
1912.06.28 2001.03.08
Selected Publications This bibliography includes books, chapters in books and journal articles written, edited, compiled or translated solely by the parliamentarian or with others.

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^ Sole Author Books

  • Bureaucracy, industry and politics in France during the First World War: a study of some interrelationships .
    Thesis (D.Phil.) -- University of Oxford, Faculty of Modern History; 1974 [i.e. 1975]. 368 leaves.

  • Capitalism at war: industrial policy and bureaucracy in France, 1914-1918.
    New York : Distributed exclusively in the US and Canada by St. Martin's Press; Leamington Sp ; Hamburg : Berg, 1987. xiv, 313 p.

  • The media and the formulation of public policy .
    [Kingston, Ont. : Queen's University, School of Policy Studies]; 1989. 14 leaves.


Chapters in Books

  • Community or solitude?.
    In: Couching Conference (65th: 1996: Geneva Park, Ont.). Proceedings of the 65th Annual Couchiching Conference: YMCA Geneva Park, Orillia, Ontario, August 8-11, 1996; compiled and edited by Douglas Glynn. [Toronto] : Couchiching Institute on Public Affairs; [1996]. p. 58-61

  • There is always a moment.
    In: The hidden Pierre Elliott Trudeau: the faith behind the politics / edited by Richard Gwyn, John English, P. Whitney Lackenbauer. Ottawa : Novalis; 2004 . p.171-6.


Articles

  • Donner de l'importance au Forum interparlementaire des Amériques .
    Revue parlementaire canadienne. 26:15-17 automne 2003.

  • Ethiopia: the Maritime connection.
    De Novo. 1:16-18 Summer 1985.

  • The fault, dear Brutus, is not in the stars and stripes... .
    Canadian Forum. 55:18-20 Nov. 1975.

  • Harrison McCain .
    The Financial Post Magazine. pp. 8-15 1990 Special issue.

  • Making the Inter-Parliamentary Forum of the Americas matter.
    Canadian Parliamentary Review. 26:14-16 Autumn 2003.

  • The media and the formulation of public policy .
    Kingston, Ont. : 14 leaves. 1989.

  • The rights of children in education.
    Dalhousie Review. 66:468 Winter 1986/1987.

  • War machines do not bring peace.
    Maclean's. 95:21 .

  • Why Anglicans start private schools .
    Canadian Churchman. 114 (15):15,17-18 Feb. 1988.


^ Multiple Authors Books

  • The Canada we want: competing visions for the new millennium. Godfrey, John F. and Rob McLean
    Toronto : Stoddart; 1999. 234 p.


^ Other Related Bibliographical Sources

  • The Financial Post / John Ferguson Godfrey, editor.
    1987-1991.


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