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Author Scott, F. R. (Francis Reginald), 1899-1985

Title Essays on the Constitution : aspects of Canadian law and politics / Frank R. Scott
Published Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, ©1977
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 422 pages)
Series Heritage
Contents Cover; Preface; Political Nationalism and Confederation; The Development of Canadian Federalism; The Trial of the Toronto Communists; Freedom of Speech in Canada; Wade v. Egan: a case comment; Nationalism in French Canada; The Privy Council and Mr Bennett's 'New Deal' Legislation; Canada's Future in the British Commonwealth; Section 94 of the British North America Act; Etat fédéral canadien et provinces; Constitutional Adaptations to Changing Functions of Government; The End of Dominion Status; The Special Nature of Canadian Federalism
Expanding Concepts of Human RightsCanadian Federalism: The Legal Perspective; Language Rights and Language Policy in Canada; Our Changing Constitution; Selected Bibliography of Other Writings on Canadian Government and Politics; Index of Cases; Index of Topics
The Deportation of Japanese Canadians: An Open Letter to the PressDuplessis v. Jehovah; Canada, Quebec, and Bilingualism; The British North America (No. 2) Act, 1949; Dominion Jurisdiction over Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms; The Redistribution of Imperial Sovereignty; Centralization and Decentralization in Canadian Federalism; Canada et Canada français; The Constitutional Background of Taxation Agreements; Areas of Conflict in the Field of Public Law and Policy; The Bill of Rights and Quebec Law; Federal Jurisdiction over Labour Relations: A New Look
Summary <P>Comprising some thirty articles and occasional pieces from four decades, this book reflects the achievements of a legal scholar whose interests and concerns have always been in the vanguard of Canadian political thought and closely attuned to practical matters of national policy.</P>
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 405-407)
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Subject Constitutional history -- Canada
Constitutional law -- Canada
Constitutional history.
Constitutional law.
LAW / Constitutional
LAW / Public
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1487583826 (electronic bk.)
9781487583828 (electronic bk.)