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Recreating Canada : essays in honour of Paul Weiler

Author: Randall Morck; Paul C Weiler; Queen's University (Kingston, Ont.). School of Policy Studies.
Publisher: Kingston, Ont. : Queen's Policy Studies Series, School of Policy Studies, Queen's University, 2011.
Series: Queen's policy studies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In 2005 a Harvard conference honoured Paul Weiler, originally from Thunder Bay, Ontario, who drafted the Notwithstanding Clause of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms and created the Canada Program at Harvard University.
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Named Person: Paul C Weiler
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Randall Morck; Paul C Weiler; Queen's University (Kingston, Ont.). School of Policy Studies.
ISBN: 9781553392736 1553392736 9781553392743 1553392744
OCLC Number: 670421175
Description: viii, 238 p. : ill., portr. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Opening Remarks / Paul Weiler --
Radically Moderate Law Reform / Paul Weiler --
Explaining Differences in Environmental Governance Patterns between Canada, Italy, and the United States / Albert Breton, Anthony Scott, and Angela Fraschini --
The Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples and the Concept of Nation / Alan C. Cairns --
Sword of Damocles or Paper Tiger: Canada's Continuing Debate over the Notwithstanding Clause / Thomas S. Axworthy --
The Conundrum of Electoral Districting in Canada / John C. Courtney --
Well-being and the Workplace: What Roles for Unions and Gender? / John F. Helliwell and Haifang Huang --
The Conservative Party, 1965-2006: Death and Rebirth? / Richard Johnston --
Columbia Treaty Embodied: The Implications of Commodified Water / Joy Parr --
Shareholder Democracy in Canada / Randall Morck --
Multiculturalism in Question: Métissage, Creolization, and Hybridity --
Shades of Meaning and Mixed Messages / Laurier Turgeon.
Series Title: Queen's policy studies.
Responsibility: edited by Randall Morck.

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