Foundation of new zealand for its support of this lecture, the leading cases conference, and the lost cases project for more on the lost cases project see the introduction to this issue and the other essays in the volume i thank jeffers lennox for research assistance, the osgoode society for canadian legal history for. The roderick a macdonald graduate student essay prize is awarded annually for the best essay on a topic in law and society written by a graduate student at a protestants: the jewish school question in montreal, 1867-1997 (toronto: university of toronto press for osgoode society for canadian legal history, 2015. American legal periodicals, 1829–1911,” in essays in the history of canadian law volume viii: in honour of rcb risk, eds g blaine baker and jim phillips (toronto: university of toronto press and osgoode society for canadian legal history, 1999), 268 5 there is a large literature comparing canadian and united. Cj shepard archives of ontario essays in the history of canadian law, volume 11 david h flaherty, ed toronto: published for the osgoode society by the university of toronto press 1983, 592 p isbn 0-8020-3391-1 $4500 in the second volume of the osgoode society's essays in the history of canadian law. A new way to research canadian primary and secondary law in one place, featuring the topic-based research of the historic maritime law book collection and harvey t strosberg, qc and irwin law inc are pleased to announce that the winner of the 2017 harvey t strosberg essay prize for the best student essay on. 15 hamar foster and john mclaren, eds, essays in the history of canadian law , volume vi — british columbia and the yukon (toronto, university of toronto press for the osgoode society for canadian legal history, 1995) make no claim that british columbia and the yukon constitute a unified region, or that the essays.
The twelve essays in this collection, the eleventh volume of the ''essays in the history of canadian law'' series produced by the osgoode society for canadian legal history, address different issues in quebec, lower canadian, and upper canadian legal history from the conquest to confederation (and sometimes. This fifth volume in the osgoode society's distinguished essay series on the history of canadian law turns to the important issues of crime and criminal justice in examining crime and criminal law specifically, the volume contributes to the long-standing concern of canadian historians with law, order, and authority. The following is excerpted from canada's colonial constitution, an essay by john borrows, published in the right relationship: reimagining the implementation of historical treaties the book, from university of toronto press, comprises scholarly essays on the history of first nations treaties with.
This volume, containing ten essays, was the first of two designed to illustrate the wide possibilities for research and writing in canadian legal history and reflecting the current interests of those working in that area topics covered include historical aspects of company law, the law and the economy, legal reform in ontario,. Jamie benidickson teaches canadian and international environmental law, water law, sustainable development law and canadian legal history essays in the history of canadian law: essays in honour of rcb risk, (toronto: osgoode society, 1999) 115-141 ontario's james bay vision, (fall 1980) 15 journal of.
He has co-authored the fraser committee report on pornography and prostitution in canada, and co-edited (with professor foster) law for the elephant, law for the beaver: essays in the legal history of the north american west and essays in the history of canadian law, volume vi: british columbia and the yukon and. British columbia laws victoria, 1871 foster, hamar 'the queen's law is better than yours': international homicide in early british columbia essays in the history of canadian law jim phillips, tina loo and susan lethwaite, eds toronto: osgoode society, 1994, pp 41-111 foster, hamar killing mr john: law and. Book review essays in the history of canadian law, volume viii: in honour of rcb risk edited by g blaine baker and jim phillips (toronto: university of toronto press, 1999) 585 pages' dick risk is one of the pioneers in the study of english canadian legal history and this book represents a well- deserved.
Gb baker, 'quebec and the canadas, 1760 to 1867: a legal historiography' in essays in the history of canadian law: quebec and the canadas, eds gb baker and d fyson (2013) ra macdonald, 'the national law program at mcgill: origins, establishment, prospects' (1990) 13 dalhousie law j. He has won publishing awards from the canadian law and society association, the canadian association of law libraries, the american society for legal history and the canadian historical association professor baker has held visiting appointments at the university of chicago, osgoode hall, and university of toronto.