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The Resource Colour-coded : a legal history of racism in Canada, 1900-1950, Constance Backhouse, (electronic resource)

Colour-coded : a legal history of racism in Canada, 1900-1950, Constance Backhouse, (electronic resource)

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Colour-coded : a legal history of racism in Canada, 1900-1950
Title
Colour-coded
Title remainder
a legal history of racism in Canada, 1900-1950
Statement of responsibility
Constance Backhouse
Title variation
  • Color-coded
  • Legal history of racism in Canada
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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1952-
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Backhouse, Constance
Dewey number
342.71/0873
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • legal cases and notes
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Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History
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  • Race discrimination
  • Race discrimination
Label
Colour-coded : a legal history of racism in Canada, 1900-1950, Constance Backhouse, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 433-473) and index
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. Race Definition Run Amuck: 'Slaying the Dragon of Eskimo Status' in Re Eskimos, 1939 -- 3. 'Bedecked in Gaudy Feathers': The Legal Prohibition of Aboriginal Dance: Wanduta's Trial, Manitoba, 1903 -- 4. 'They Are a People Unacquainted with Subordination' -- First Nations' Sovereignty Claims: Sero v Gault, Ontario, 1921 -- 5. 'Mesalliances' and the 'Menace to White Women's Virtue': Yee Clun's Opposition to the White Women's Labour Law -- Saskatchewan, 1924 -- 6. 'It Will Be Quite an Object Lesson': R. v Phillips and the Ku Klux Klan in Oakville, Ontario, 1930 -- 7. 'Bitterly Disappointed' at the Spread of 'Colour-Bar Tactics': Viola Desmond's Challenge to Racial Segregation, Nova Scotia, 1946 -- 8. Conclusion
Control code
ocn632170342
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 485 pages
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442687684
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)632170342
Label
Colour-coded : a legal history of racism in Canada, 1900-1950, Constance Backhouse, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 433-473) and index
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. Race Definition Run Amuck: 'Slaying the Dragon of Eskimo Status' in Re Eskimos, 1939 -- 3. 'Bedecked in Gaudy Feathers': The Legal Prohibition of Aboriginal Dance: Wanduta's Trial, Manitoba, 1903 -- 4. 'They Are a People Unacquainted with Subordination' -- First Nations' Sovereignty Claims: Sero v Gault, Ontario, 1921 -- 5. 'Mesalliances' and the 'Menace to White Women's Virtue': Yee Clun's Opposition to the White Women's Labour Law -- Saskatchewan, 1924 -- 6. 'It Will Be Quite an Object Lesson': R. v Phillips and the Ku Klux Klan in Oakville, Ontario, 1930 -- 7. 'Bitterly Disappointed' at the Spread of 'Colour-Bar Tactics': Viola Desmond's Challenge to Racial Segregation, Nova Scotia, 1946 -- 8. Conclusion
Control code
ocn632170342
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 485 pages
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442687684
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)632170342

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