Introduction to the Canadian Legal System, 1st edition

  • Sasha Baglay

Introduction to the Canadian Legal System, (Subscription)

ISBN-13:  9780133437829


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Introduction to the Canadian Legal System goes beyond the mere outline of the basics and seeks to help students challenge and question legal rules. It includes a variety of case studies that exemplify the workings of the law and help students see the connections between the discussed rules and real life.

Table of contents



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Detailed Table of Contents


Part 1 Introduction to law

Chapter 1 What is Law?

Chapter 2 Systems and Sources of Law

Chapter 3 The Structure of Canadian Government

Chapter 4 Canada’s Courts

Chapter 5 Theoretical Perspectives on the Law

Chapter 6 The Constitution and the Charter of Rights and Freedoms


Part 2 Selected areas of law and critical perspectives

Chapter 7 Administrative Law

Chapter 8 Criminal Law

Chapter 9 Contract Law

Chapter 10 Tort Law

Chapter 11 Family Law

Chapter 12 Human Rights in Canada




Published by Pearson Canada (March 9th 2015) - Copyright © 2016