By R.C.B. Risk,George Blain Baker,J. Phillips
This quantity within the Osgoode Society's distinctive sequence at the heritage of Canadian legislation is a set of the imperative essays of Professor Emeritus R.C.B. possibility, one of many pioneers of Canadian felony background and for a few years considered as its premier authority at the background of Canadian felony thought.
Frank Scott, Bora Laskin, W.P.M. Kennedy, John Willis and Edward Blake are one of the larger recognized figures whose pondering and writing approximately legislation are featured during this assortment. yet this compilation of crucial essays via a pioneer in Canadian felony background brings to gentle many different lesser recognized figures to boot, whose writings coated a variety of themes, from estoppel to the British North the United States Act to the aim of felony schooling. Written over greater than 20 years, and masking the instant post-Confederation interval to the Nineteen Sixties, those essays exhibit a particular Canadian culture of brooding about the character and features of legislation, one that threat sincerely takes delight in and urges us to celebrate.
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A History of Canadian Legal Thought: Collected Essays (Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History) by R.C.B. Risk,George Blain Baker,J. Phillips