Equality Deferred : Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration in America Since 1945. (eBook, 2014) [WorldCat.org]
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Equality Deferred : Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration in America Since 1945.

Equality Deferred : Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration in America Since 1945.

Author: Dominique Clément
Publisher: Vancouver : Wadsworth/Thomson Learnng, 2014.
Series: Law and society series
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English

A history of human rights law in Canada, with a focus on sex discrimination in British Columbia.


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Dominique Clément
ISBN: 0155074148 9780155074149 0774827491 9780774827492 0774827521 9780774827522 9780774827515 0774827513
OCLC Number: 883369804
Awards: Winner of CLIO Prize for British Columbia, Canadian Historical Association 2015 (Canada)
Commended for CLSA Book Award, Canadian Law and Society Association 2015 (Canada)
Short-listed for Donald Smiley Prize, Canadian Political Science Association 2015 (Canada)
Short-listed for Canada Prize in the Social Sciences, Federation for the Social Sciences and Humanities 2016 (Canada)
Description: 1 online resource (333).
Contents: ForewordPrefaceAdditional ResourcesIntroduction1 Sex Discrimination in Canadian Law2 "No Jews or Dogs Allowed": Anti-Discrimination Law3 Gender and Canada's Human Rights State4 Women and Anti-Discrimination Law in British Columbia, 1953-695 Jack Sherlock and the Failed Human Rights Act, 1969-736 Kathleen Ruff and the Human Rights Code, 1973-797 Struggling to Innovate, 1979-838 Making New Law under the Human Rights Code9 The Politics of (Undermining) Human Rights: The Human Rights Act, 1983-84ConclusionNotesBibliographyIndex
Series Title: Law and society series


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Dominique Clement's book is timely. The purpose and value of human rights are being challenged in the press and even in parliament. If we are to avoid an extended era of human rights retrenchment, it Read more...

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