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Equal as Citizens

The tumultuous and troubled history of a great Canadian idea

No matter where they live, Canadians expect and receive equal benefits from their government when it comes to old age pensions, consular services when travelling abroad, and airline safety. … 312 View

Rivals for Power: Ottawa and the Provinces

The contentious history of the Canadian federation

This book provides a history of Canadian federalism and describes the ongoing push and pull over power between Ottawa and the provinces. Ed Whitcomb offers an analysis of how the strengths and … 400 View

The Court and the Constitution

Leading Cases, 2nd Edition

The Court and The Constitution: Leading Cases, 2nd Edition is a revised and updated collection of edited decisions from the Supreme Court of Canada. These landmark rulings are organized to … ; ; ; 611 View
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Introduction

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Introduction outlines the process to be undertaken in the book and the reason for writing about eqality of citizenship in relation to Canada 11 $1.10 Add
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Introduction

From: The Court and the Constitution

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Book introduction. ; ; ; 39 $3.90 Add
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Introduction

From: Rivals for Power: Ottawa and the Provinces

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Provides an overview of the history of the Canadian federation outlining the difficulty that exists in separating provincial and federal responsibility. 8 $0.80 Add
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British North America to 1864

From: Rivals for Power: Ottawa and the Provinces

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Describes the legal and political factors in the emergence of the Canadian federation, covering the period from 1773 to 1864. 18 $1.80 Add
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The Privy Council’s Legacy: Introduction

From: The Court and the Constitution

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Introduction to the impact of decisions made by the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council ; ; ; 4 $0.40 Add
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Liquidators of the Maritime Bank of Canada v. Receiver General of New Brunswick, 1892

From: The Court and the Constitution

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The Judicial Committee of the Privy Council ruled that under the British North America Act each province retained its independence and autonomy and was not subject to a central authority of the … ; ; ; 3 $0.30 Add
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Towards Confederation, 1864–1867

From: Rivals for Power: Ottawa and the Provinces

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Discusses the dynamics in the relationships between the various colonies, the United Kingdom’s government and relations with the United States from 1864 which produced the specific … 11 $1.10 Add
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With Friends Like These …

From: Equal as Citizens

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1890s-1914. Differences between provinces are explored. Maritimes want a cut of the taxes. Takes economics and taxation into account in the analysis 14 $1.40 Add
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Attorney General of Ontario v. Attorney General of Canada (Local Prohibition Case), 1896

From: The Court and the Constitution

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The Judicial Committee of the Privy Council ruled that the federal power to enact laws for the peace, order and good government of Canada ought to be strictly confined to such matters as are … ; ; ; 6 $0.60 Add
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The Constitution of 1867

From: Rivals for Power: Ottawa and the Provinces

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Detailed description of the sections of the British North America Act that created a union of three colonies and a federal structure with four provinces and a federal government.. 11 $1.10 Add
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Angus L. Gives It a Go

From: Equal as Citizens

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1933-43. Angus L MacDonald led the Liberals back to power in Nova Scotia in 1933, Maritime economic change due to protective tarriffs, Nova Scotia argues for reparations on the ground of damage … 19 $1.90 Add
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Implementing Federalism, 1867–1878

From: Rivals for Power: Ottawa and the Provinces

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Describes developments in federal provincial relations from 1867-1878, including the incorporation of three new provinces. 20 $2.00 Add