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Canada"s legal revolution

public education, the Charter, and human rights

by Terri A. Sussel

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Published by E. Montgomery Publications in Toronto, Ont .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Educational law and legislation -- Canada,
    • Discrimination in education -- Law and legislation -- Canada,
    • Human rights -- Canada

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-191) and index.

      StatementTerri A. Sussel.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKE3805 .S87 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 197 p. ;
      Number of Pages197
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL904578M
      ISBN 100920722679
      LC Control Number95198004

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