Belonging: The Meaning and Future of Canadian Citizenship

Belonging: The Meaning and Future of Canadian Citizenship

by William Kaplan
     
 

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Belonging is about the past, present, and future of Canadian citizenship. Nineteen distinguished individuals, politicians, historians, political scientists, writers and legal scholars, Canadian by birth or by choice, discuss what it means to be a Canadian and how Canadian citizenship must evolve if it is to serve as a unifying ideal.See more details below

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Belonging is about the past, present, and future of Canadian citizenship. Nineteen distinguished individuals, politicians, historians, political scientists, writers and legal scholars, Canadian by birth or by choice, discuss what it means to be a Canadian and how Canadian citizenship must evolve if it is to serve as a unifying ideal.

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"This volume provides a very comprehensive and unprecedented set of essays focused on Canadian citizenship ... The essays are accessible and readable which will introduce a broad audience to the issue at this crucial point in Canadian history." Howard Adelman, Department of Philosophy, York University.
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Essays presented in January 1992 at a Roundtable on Citizenship sponsored by the Faculty of Law at the U. of Ottawa discuss what it means to be a Canadian and how Canadian citizenship must evolve if it is to serve a unifying ideal. The essays are organized in four broad categories: history; regions; law, constitutionalism, and economics; and individuals and groups. No index. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780773509856
Publisher:
McGill-Queens University Press
Publication date:
01/07/1993
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
6.69(w) x 9.45(h) x (d)

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