Against Judicial Activism, The Decline of Freedom and Democracy in Canada

By: Leishman, Rory

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8vo - 22.5 x 15 cm.; ix - 310 pp. Leishman "argues that the courts (especially the Supreme Court) have subverted the judicial process in the name of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms." The author is a former lecturer in political science at the University of Western Ontario, was the national affairs columnist for The London Free Press, and is a frequent contributor to newspapers and magazines across Canada. Footnotes, bibliography, index. Minor soiling on cover, inscription by author on front free endpaper; binding tight, text pages clean and bright. Dust jacket is in great condition.

Title: Against Judicial Activism, The Decline of Freedom and Democracy in Canada

Author Name: Leishman, Rory

Categories: Canadiana,

Publisher: Montreal & Kingston, McGill-Queen's University Press.: 2006

ISBN Number: 0773530541

ISBN Number 13: 9780773530546

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket

Seller ID: 21621

Keywords: Canada, Law, Politics, Judicial System Canadian Charter of Rights Supreme Court of Canada, Judicial Review Anne Rowles, Beverley McLachlin, Robert Martin Antonio Lamer, Human Rights, Conor Gearty Brian Dickson, Sir William Blackstone Constance Backhouse, Christian Right