In Canada, a sense of identity is not easy to define.
From region to region and town to town there are acute and subtle differences in the perspectives of the
inhabitants. Remember, even within an individual family,
different members take on strikingly different world views.
Our section on Layers of Identity explores
the process of how individuals and cultures develop
and maintain their identities. We discuss how regional differences in a country as
geographically vast as Canada affect both how Albertans are viewed by others
as well as how Albertans view
This digital collection was
produced with financial assistance from Canada's Digital
Collections initiative, Industry Canada.