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Insiders and outsiders : Alan Cairns and the reshaping of Canadian citizenship.

Insiders and outsiders : Alan Cairns and the reshaping of Canadian citizenship.

Author: Gerald Kernerman
Publisher: Vancouver : UBC Press, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Named Person: Alan Cairns; Alan C Cairns; Alan Cairns; Alan C Cairns
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gerald Kernerman
ISBN: 0774810688 9780774810685 0774810696 9780774810692
OCLC Number: 58872235
Description: x, 364 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Part I: Methods and approaches. --
Alan Cairns: public intellectual / John Meisel --
The political scientist as hedgefox: key themes in Cairns' approach to institutions / Leslie A. Pal. --
Part II: Citizen-shaping institutions. --
The Electoral system. --
Early warning, no response: Alan Cairns and electoral reform / Roger Gibbins --
The electoral system and the party system revisited / Richard Johnston. --
The institutions of Canadian Federalism. --
The legacy of the privy council in Canadian federalism / Peter W. Hogg --
Unnatural loyalties or naive collaborationists? The governments and citizens of Canadian federalism / Fred Cutler and Matthew Mendelsohn --
Institutions, citizenship, and federalism: contrasting models of redistribution in the twenty-first century / Robert G. Finbow. --
The Charter of Rights and Freedoms. --
Some implications of the embedded state in Canada / Barry Cooper Morton and Knopff's The charter revolution and the court party: a legal critique / Robin Elliot --
The politics of honourable constitutional inclusion and the citizens' constitution theory / Matt James --
Charters and constitution making: comparing the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms and the European Charter of Fundamental Rights / John E. Fossum. Part 3: Citizenship, diversity, and unity --
Quebec and Canadian Unity --
The anatomy of Cairns' constitutional criticism: French Canadians, Quebec, and the Canadian constitution / Ramsay Cook --
Alan C. Cairns on Canadians' right to their country / Stephane Dion --
Plan C? Alan Cairns and English Canada confront the challenge of Quebec sovereignty / Reg Whitaker --
Canada's mismatching federations / Jean Laponce. --
Aboriginal/non-Aboriginal relations --
Belonging in the new world: imperialism, property, and citizenship / Frances Abele Toward conceptual precision: citizenship and rights talk for Aboriginal Canadians / Joyce A. Green --
Parallel or embedded? Aboriginal self-government and the changing nature of citizenship in Canada / Marc Hanvelt and Martin Papillon --
First Nations, citizenship, and democratic reform / Kathy L. Brock --
Diversity and Unity --
Citizenship in a multinational democracy / Peter H. Russell --
Citizenship complexities in Canada and Australia: a challenge for the hedgefox / Brian Galligan --
Of Cairns and cages? Identity, democracy, and Alan Cairns / Alexandra Dobrowolsky and Richard F. Devlin --
Multiculturalism, gender, and social cohesion: reflections on intersectionality and urban citizenship in Canada / Caroline Andrew --
My academic career: the pleasures and risks of introspection / Alan C. Cairns.


Insiders and Outsiders celebrates the work of Alan Cairns, one of the most influential Canadian social scientists of the contemporary period.  Read more...


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