Discrimination

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Reflections on Government Hostility, Systemic discrimination, and Human Rights Institutions

From: 14 Arguments in Favour of Human Rights Institutions

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Discussion of the nature and extent of government hostility to human rights and human rights institutions, and the capacities that human rights commissions, in particular, have to address … 35 $3.50 Add
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Governments as Interpreters and Shapers of Human Rights

From: 14 Arguments in Favour of Human Rights Institutions

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Discussion of the role and obligations of governments and their legal representatives, as interpreters and shapers of human rights law, when they are engaged in statutory human rights litigation. 32 $3.20 Add
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Rights-Based Strategies to Address Homelessness and Poverty in Canada

The Charter Framework

From: Advancing Social Rights in Canada

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Exploration of the extent to which a domestic constitutional framework exists in Canada for a rights-based approach to housing and anti-poverty strategies. ; 42 $4.20 Add
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Saskatchewan’s One Bright Shining Moment, At Least It Seemed So at the Time

From: 14 Arguments in Favour of Human Rights Institutions

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Examination of the enactment of The Saskatchewan Human Rights Code in 1979. 24 $2.40 Add
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The Restriction and Accommodation of Religious Practices

From: Freedom of Conscience and Religion

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Review of 11 court decisions interpreting the freedom of religion clause of the Charter, plus a discussion of state regulation of religiously motivated discrimination; the Quebec Charter of … 73 $7.30 Add
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Envisioning Equality

Analogous Grounds and Farm Workers’ Experience of Discrimination

From: Constitutional Labour Rights in Canada

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Discusses equality regarding farmworkers and their experiences of discimination, placing considerable focus on constructing agricultural workers on the margins, Dunmore‘s substantive … 30 $3.00 Add
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The Autonomy of Religious Organizations

From: Freedom of Conscience and Religion

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Discussion of religious organizations in the context of their exemption from human rights codes, court enforcement of private law arrangements, and the ability of individuals to join, remain, or leave. 22 $2.20 Add
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"The right to discriminate"

Kenneth Bell versus Carl McKay and the Ontario Human Rights Commission

From: Property on Trial

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Examination of a Supreme Court of Canada decision arising from a human rights complaint based on racial discrimination in a landlord and tenant context. ; 40 $4.00 Add
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Challenging Discriminatory and Punitive Responses to Homelessness in Canada

From: Advancing Social Rights in Canada

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Argument in favour of rights-driven legislative and regulatory responses to homelessness. ; 32 $3.20 Add
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Fighting Institutional Racism

Institutional Racism Land and Housing Public Policy Reparations Voting Affirmative Action At Work At School Health Care The Police The Criminal / Legal System Religion Foreign Policy Envrionmental Justice

From: Uprooting Racism

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The following chapters examine ways racism plays out in some of our major institutions during this period of neoliberal capitalism. Each institution mentioned here reinforces others and … 85 $8.50 Add
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Religious Schools

From: Freedom of Conscience and Religion

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Discussion of the funding and regulation of religious schools and separate or denominational schools. 16 $1.60 Add
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Questions, Questions

Has Weber Had an Impact on Unions’ Representational Responsibilities in Workplace Human Rights Disputes?

From: One Law for All?

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Proposal for a research agenda for properly evaluating the changing nature of unions’ human rights representational obligations since Weber. 26 $2.60 Add
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Freedom of Conscience and Religion

From: Charter of Rights and Freedoms 6/e

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Review of Sunday closing laws, accommodation of religion, parental rights and education in the context of the s. 2(d) “freedom of religion” clause and its relation to other Charter values. ; 26 $2.60 Add
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Some Unique Features of Weber’s Application in Quebec

The Treatment of Statutory Labour Rights and Human Rights Claims

From: One Law for All?

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Examination of Quebec’s unique approaches to the relationship between collective agreements and statutory law, and the identification of the appropriate forum to adjudicate human rights … 46 $4.60 Add
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The Zoroastrian Temple in Toronto: A Case Study in Land Use Regulations, Canadian-Style

From: Property on Trial

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Examination of a 1978 Ontario Divisional Court case on zoning regulation. 35 $3.50 Add
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From Sexual to Psychological Harassment

One Step Forward, Twenty-five Years Back for Women's Equality at Work?

From: 14 Arguments in Favour of Human Rights Institutions

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Discussion of the implications of framing sexual or racial or other kinds of discriminatory harassment in the workplace as psychological harassment. 42 $4.20 Add