Multiculturalism and the Canadian Constitution (eBook, 2007) []
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Multiculturalism and the Canadian Constitution

Multiculturalism and the Canadian Constitution

Author: Stephen Tierney
Publisher: Vancouver : UBC Press, 2007
Series: Law and society series
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

The essays illustrate how deeply multiculturalism is woven into the fabric of the Canadian constitution and the everyday lives of Canadians.


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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Tierney
ISBN: 9780774814454 0774814454
OCLC Number: 896098276
Description: 1 online resource (vi, 246 s.)
Contents: Introduction: Constitution Building in a Multicultural State / Stephen TierneyPart 1: The Evolution of Multiculturalism and Federalism in the Canadian Constitution1 Trudeau as the First Theorist of Canadian Multiculturalism / Hugh Donald Forbes2 Multicultural Rights, Multicultural Virtues: A History of Multiculturalism in Canada / Michael Temelini3 The Canadian Model of Diversity in a Comparative Perspective / Will Kymlicka4 The Death of Deference: the Implications of the Defeat of the Meech Lake and Charlottetown Accords for Executive Federalism in Canada / Ian Peach5 Federalism in Canada: A World of Competing Definitions and Views / Marc ChevrierPart 2: The Management of Pluralism in Canada through Constitutional Law and Policy6 Repositioning the Canadian State and Minority Languages: Accountability and the Action Plan for Official Languages / Daniel Bourgeois and Andrew F. Johnson7 Making International Agreements and Making them Work within a Multicultural Federal State: The Experience of Canada / Hugh Kindred8 New Constitutions and Vulnerable Groups: Brian Dickson's Strategies in Interpreting the 1982 Charter / Jameson Doig9 Whose Reality? Culture and Context before Canadian Courts / Robert J. Currie10 Multiculturalism, Equality, and Canadian Constitutionalism: Cohesion and Difference / Joan Small11 Welfare Rights as Equality Rights? Insights from the Supreme Court of Canada / Katherine EddyAppendixIndex
Series Title: Law and society series
Responsibility: edited by Stephen Tierney


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