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Constitutionalism, citizenship, and society in Canada

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto, Buffalo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada,
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Citizenship -- Canada.,
    • Civil rights -- Canada.,
    • Nationalism -- Canada.,
    • Canada -- Politics and government -- 1945-1980.,
    • Canada -- Politics and government -- 1980-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      StatementAlan Cairns and Cynthia Williams, research coordinators.
      SeriesThe Collected research studies / Royal Commission on the Economic Union and Development Prospects for Canada,, 33, Collected research studies ;, vol. 33.
      ContributionsCairns, Alan., Williams, Cynthia.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJL187 .C66 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 231 p. ;
      Number of Pages231
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2291972M
      ISBN 100802072763
      LC Control Number86161372

      U.S. Constitutional Law. This book explains the following topics: Constitutional Texts: US, Canada, South Africa, The Adoption of the U.S. Constitution, The Bank of the United States and the Powers of the Federal Government, The Role of the Federal Courts in the Constitutional Framework, Separation of Powers: The Allocation of Powers within the Federal Government, Federalism: The Allocation of. Canada is caught between two empires and between two constitutional systems. However, neither the British model of a "single sovereign" nor the American people's "sacred fire of liberty" matched the pluralistic identity of Canada, so Canadians engaged in constitutional experimentation.5/5(1).

      The Identity of the Constitutional Subject is the first systematic Binding Together Citizenship, History and Society 5. Constitutional Models: Shaping, Nurturing and Guiding the Constitutional Subject 6. Informed by his wide knowledge of constitutionalism around the world, the book offers an account of the different ways in which a. Individual Sovereignty The Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms, entrenched into the Constitution of Canada in , ostensibly sought to give Canadians individual rights vis-a-vis government. Sadly, the ensuing decades have nonetheless seen a tide of regulation seeking to .

      citizenship, and society in Latin America. Boulder, CO: Westview Press. Jensen, Jane. (). Citizenship claims: Routes to representation in a federal system. Paper. prepared for a conference on federalism and the nation state. Toronto, Canada: University of Toronto. Karst, Kenneth L. (). Belonging to America: Equal citizenship and the.   Don Chapman is the author of The Lost Canadians: A Struggle for Citizenship Rights, Equality, and Cannon is the editor of that book. .


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