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Animals and the Law

Animals and the Law examines the unique role that animals play as living property in a legal system conceived by and for human beings. On the one hand, animals are things that we buy, eat, and … 323 View

Canadian Perspectives on Animals and the Law

Canadian Perspectives on Animals and the Law provides an important new contribution to the debate on the legal status and treatment of animals in Canada. Twelve chapters by leading academics and … ; ; 377 View

Constitutional Labour Rights in Canada

Farm Workers and the Fraser Case

On 29 April 2011, the Supreme Court of Canada released its much-anticipated decision in Attorney General of Ontario v Fraser, which dealt with the scope of constitutional protection of collective … ; ; 333 View
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Introduction

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Overview of the general nature of problems faced by people seeking legal consideration of animals’ interests. 11 $1.10 Add
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Introduction

Farm Workers, Collective Bargaining Rights, and the Meaning of Constitutional Protection

From: Constitutional Labour Rights in Canada

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Introduces farm workers, collective bargaining rights and the meaning of constitutional protection, focusing on the landmark Fraser case and constitutionalizing labour rights. 29 $2.90 Add
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Introduction

From: Canadian Perspectives on Animals and the Law

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Examination of changes in the law with respect to the treatment of animals. ; ; 8 $0.80 Add
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Farm Worker Exceptionalism

Past, Present, and the post-Fraser Future

From: Constitutional Labour Rights in Canada

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Discusses farm worker exceptionalism, specifically considering how the Fraser case has effected this, as well as the history of farm worker exceptionalism, the role of the Charter and the future … 27 $2.70 Add
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The History of Western Ideas about Animals

From: Animals and the Law

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Historical overview of the status of animals in Western legal thought. 22 $2.20 Add
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Current Ideas

From Science to Philosophy to Law

From: Animals and the Law

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Overview of twentieth century thinking of the status of animals, including the development of the concept of animal rights. 18 $1.80 Add
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Rethinking the Application of Canadian Criminal Law to Factory Farming

From: Canadian Perspectives on Animals and the Law

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Argument that Canadian criminal law against animal cruelty can apply to factory farming to improve the lives of farm animals. 24 $2.40 Add
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The Roots of Organizing Agriculture Workers in Canada

From: Constitutional Labour Rights in Canada

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Describes the roots of organizing agriculture workers in Canada, focusing on the struggle of farm workers in Ontario to organize, union organizing, community building and the way forward for farm … 24 $2.40 Add
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Development as Remittances or Development as Freedom?

Exploring Canada’s Temporary Migration Programs from a Rights-based Approach

From: Constitutional Labour Rights in Canada

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Discusses development and Canada’s temporary migration programs, focusing on methods and terminology, problematic policies of "managed migration" and moving from meeting needs to … 28 $2.80 Add
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Federal Anti-cruelty Laws

From: Animals and the Law

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Discussion of the development, interpretation, and attempted amendments of federal anti-cruelty laws in the Criminal law of Canada. 40 $4.00 Add
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Traffic Tickets on the Last Ride

From: Canadian Perspectives on Animals and the Law

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Examination of the system of regulating animal welfare through administrative penalties rather than by the criminal law. 23 $2.30 Add
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Provincial Animal Welfare Legislation

From: Animals and the Law

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Overview of provincial agencies and legislation addressing the protection of animal welfare. 27 $2.70 Add
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Food

From: Animals and the Law

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Overview of the modern agriculture industry, overview of animal life in the industry, and overview of legislation regulating the industry. 57 $5.70 Add