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Canadian Family Law

8/e

Canadian Family Law, 8e provides expert insight into a wide variety of legal topics that confront families today, including: the formation and annulment of marriage (ch 2); cohabitation (ch 3); … ; 866 View

Children and the Law

Essays in Honour of Professor Nicholas Bala

This collection of essays addresses some of the most important and challenging issues related to the legal status of children, and the volume makes an important contribution to the growing but … 298 View

Cruel Arithmetic

Inside the Case Against Polygamy

For thirty years, lawyers, pundits, professors, and politicians had said that section 293 of the Criminal Code of Canada—the criminal prohibition of polygamy—was unconstitutional, a … 402 View
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Everyday Violence in the Lives of Youth

Speaking Out and Pushing Back

Though interpersonal violence is widely studied, much less has been done to understand structural violence, the often-invisible patterns of inequality that reproduce social relations of exclusion … ; ; 248 View
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Paradoxes of Children’s Rights

From: Children and the Law

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Professor Bala provides an overview of the essays. 13 $1.30 Add
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Preface

From: Canadian Family Law

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This section includes the preface, and acknowledgments, notices, frequently cited legislation, and guidelines. ; 10 $1.00 Add
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Re-Thinking Violence, Re-Thinking Health, and Re-Thinking Research

From: Everyday Violence in the Lives of Youth

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Topics in this chapter include: Finding a comprehensive definition for everyday violence, an analysis of the pervasiveness of cultural violence, how to do research in partnership with youth and … ; ; ; 18 $1.80 Add
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Chapter 1

Private Grief

From: Going Public

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Family Structures and Canadian Family Law

From: Canadian Family Law

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Chapter 1 covers the definition of “Family” in Canadian law, sources of family law, evolution of family law and fragmentation of legislative powers. ; 13 $1.30 Add
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The Children’s Trilogy

The Best Interests of the Child Principle and the Principles of Fundamental Justice

From: Children and the Law

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Review of Supreme Court of Canada cases exploring the relationship between the best interests of the child principle and the principle of fundamental justice. 22 $2.20 Add
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Using Y-PAR and the Arts to Address Structural Violence in the Lives of Youth

Methodological Considerations

From: Everyday Violence in the Lives of Youth

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Topics in this chapter include: A contemplation of youth-centered violence in an adult-centered world, developing complex awareness, voice, and identity, a discussion of the National Youth … ; ; ; 17 $1.70 Add
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Chapter 2

Public Denial

From: Going Public

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Children’s Rights and Health Law

The “Mature Minor” Rule Revisited

From: Children and the Law

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Review of the “mature minor” rule from the Supreme Court of Canada decision of A.C. v. Manitoba (Director of Child and Family Services). 17 $1.70 Add