Feminist Activism in the Supreme Court: Legal Mobilization and the Women's Legal Education and Action Fund

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UBC Press, Jan 1, 2005 - Law - 247 pages
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Since 1980, the Canadian womenís movement has been an activeparticipant in constitutional politics and Charter litigation. Thisbook, through its focus on the Womenís Legal Education and ActionFund (LEAF), presents a compelling examination of how Canadianfeminists became key actors in developing the constitutional doctrineof equality, and how they mobilized that doctrine to support themovementís policy agenda.
  

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
35
Section 3
63
Section 4
91
Section 5
112
Section 6
149
Section 7
181
Section 8
193
Section 9
198
Section 10
223
Section 11
229
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Christopher P. Manfredi is a professor of PoliticalScience at McGill University.

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