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ISBN: 9781552212974-03


On Human Nature

From: Cruel Arithmetic


This chapter generally considers polygamy and human nature. Specifically, arguments for and against polygamy are discussed, as well as the role of women in such arrangements.



Craig Jones

Craig Jones, QC, BGS, LLB, LLM, holds law degrees from UBC and Harvard Law School. For six years he was the lead constitutional litigator for the Attorney General of British Columbia, where he argued a series of significant cases including the Safe Injection Site appeal, the Polygamy Reference, and challenges to the Braidwood Taser Inquiry. He is now a professor of law at Thompson Rivers University. He is the author of four books and dozens of articles on legal subjects.