Craig Forcese

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False Security

The Radicalization of Canadian Anti-Terrorism

On 20 October 2014, a terrorist drove his car into two members of the Canadian Armed Forces, killing Warrant Officer Patrice Vincent. Two days later, another terrorist murdered Corporal Nathan … ; 633 View

Laws of Government, 2/e

The Legal Foundations of Canadian Democracy

The Laws of Government is a comprehensive legal treatise on the law of Canadian democracy. This book is a one-stop-shop for an area of law and policy that is emerging quickly. Almost every year, … ; 609 View

National Security Law

Canadian Practice in International Perspective

National Security Law is a comprehensive handbook that focuses on the law and legal instruments governing the Canadian state’s response to events that jeopardize its “national … 688 View
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Defining National Security

From: National Security Law

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Introduces national security by evaluating different definitions of national security and giving a brief overview of national security law, focusing on its structure, objectives, tools and … 11 $1.10 Add
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Introduction

From: Laws of Government, 2/e

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Two key principles inform “liberal” democracy — the kind of democracy we enjoy in Canada. First, government should be by the citizenry, at least indirectly. Second, government … ; 7 $0.70 Add
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Preface

From: False Security

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Legal analyses of various aspects of Canadian national security law expressed in Bill C-51. ; 8 $0.80 Add
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Dilemmas in National Security Law

From: National Security Law

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Explores the pertinent dilemmas that exist in national security law, particularly focusing on the balance between national security and other fundamental rights, the question of democratic … 5 $0.50 Add
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Introduction

From: False Security

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Review of the historical and political context of the enactment of Bill C-51, the Anti-terrorism Act, 2015, and overview of its perceived shortcomings. ; 19 $1.90 Add
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The Constitutional Basis for Canadian Democracy

From: Laws of Government, 2/e

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This chapter considers, first, the extent to which democracy is constitutionally entrenched in Canada’s written Constitution. Second, we look at democracy as an unwritten constitutional … ; 61 $6.10 Add
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History

A Short History of Canada's Over- and Underreaction to Terrorism

From: False Security

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Historical review of terrorist acts in Canada and the resulting governmental responses. ; 61 $6.10 Add
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The Institutional Framework for National Security Law

From: National Security Law

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Considers the institutional framework for national security law, which includes international dimensions with the United Nations and the International Court of Justice, as well as the Canadian … 59 $5.90 Add
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Voting and Elections

From: Laws of Government, 2/e

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This chapter will outline some of the key elements of how elections to the House of Commons are regulated. It begins with a discussion of voting and electoral rights, as enshrined in the Charter … ; 93 $9.30 Add
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The Institutional Framework in Times of Emergency

From: National Security Law

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Discusses the institutional framework for national security in times of emergency, focusing on the impact of a state of emergency on the rule of law, emergency powers and international law, … 24 $2.40 Add
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Threat

An Evolving Terrorist Threat

From: False Security

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Description of terrorist groups and actions and the risks posed to Canada. ; 32 $3.20 Add
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Unelected Officials

From: Laws of Government, 2/e

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In this chapter examines the full range of unelected officials, divided by branch of government — legislative, executive, and judicial. We focus on rules and practices governing the … ; 130 $13.00 Add
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Parliament and the Legislative Process

From: Laws of Government, 2/e

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Beginning with this chapter, we examine rules and procedures for ensuring that, once selected, officials govern democratically. Running through this chapter is one of our key themes: the … ; 57 $5.70 Add