The Crown And Canadian Federalism

Author: D. Michael Jackson
Publisher: Dundurn
ISBN: 1459709896
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Author D. Michael Jackson traces the story of the monarchy and the Crown and shows how they are integral to Canada's parliamentary democracy.

The Invisible Crown

Author: David E. Smith
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
ISBN: 1442615850
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Originally published: Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1995.

Federalism In Canada And Australia

Author: Don Wright
Publisher: Wilfrid Laurier Univ. Press
ISBN: 1554587042
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A different concept was necessary for Canada. The Fathers wanted to avoid the
dangerous doctrine of popular sovereignty. For this reason, to say nothing of the
added insecurity which an independent Canada would face before the American
threat, the Fathers were united in their desire to preserve the country “under the
Crown of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, with a Constitution
similar in Principle to that of the United Kingdom.”43 The imperial connection was
vital ...

Canadian Federalism

Author: Herman Bakvis
Publisher: Don Mills, Ont. : Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780195415988
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Divided into three parts--The Institutions and Processes of Canadian Federalism; TheSocial and Economic Union; and Deliberating Reform and Legitimacy--the book documents how Canadian intergovernmental relations have evolved in response to ...

Federalism And The Constitution Of Canada

Author: David E. Smith
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
ISBN: 1442694572
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In Federalism and the Constitution of Canada, award-winning author David E. Smith examines a series of royal commission and task force inquiries, a succession of federal-provincial conferences, and the competing and controversial terms of ...

The Oxford Handbook Of The Canadian Constitution

Author: Peter Oliver
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190664835
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The Oxford Handbook of the Canadian Constitution provides an ideal first stop for Canadians and non-Canadians seeking a clear, concise, and authoritative account of Canadian constitutional law.

The Constitution In A Hall Of Mirrors

Author: David E. Smith
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
ISBN: 1487515413
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In The Constitution in a Hall of Mirrors, David E. Smith presents a learned but accessible analysis of the interconnectedness of Canada’s parliamentary institutions.

Challenges To Canadian Federalism

Author: Martin William Westmacott
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: 9780136468455
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To understand and assess this argument, we have to look first at the nature of
parliamentary government, and then at the performance of specific institutions.
When the Canadian federal state was formed in 1867, the founding fathers
attempted to replicate British parliamentary institutions that had evolved in a
small, island country without Canada's geographic and linguistic complexity. As a
British colony we retained the crown, although the crown-in-Canada was
represented by the ...

Canadian Federalism And Treaty Powers

Author: Hugo Cyr
Publisher: Peter Lang
ISBN: 9789052014531
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R., supra note 14). While he was Dean, Rand J. claimed that provinces could not
legislate contrary to international law since he claimed that jurisdiction on foreign
affairs fell entirely upon the Dominion (I.C. Rand, "Some Aspects of Canadian
Constitutionnalism", supra note 41 at 143-44). It is hard to reconcile this
proposition with the decision rendered in the Labour Conventions case, supra
note 19 at 348, where the Judicial Committee declared that powers of the federal
Crown in the ...