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Essays in the History of Canadian Law : Crime and Criminal Justice in Canadian History.

Author/Creator:
Lewthwaite, Susan.
Publication:
Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 1994.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (603 pages)
Edition:
2nd ed.
Series:
Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History
Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History ; v.V
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Electronic books.
Summary:
The volume covers criminal justice history at various times in British Columbia, Ontario, Quebec, and the Maritimes. It is a study which opens up greater vistas of understanding to all those interested in the interstices of law, crime, and punishment.
Contents:
Cover
Contents
Foreword for Reprint
Foreword
Acknowledgments
Contributors
1 Introduction
NATIVE PEOPLES AND THE CRIMINAL LAW
2 Native Sovereignty and French Justice in Early Canada
3 'The Queen's Law Is Better Than Yours': International Homicide in Early British Columbia
4 The Road from Bute Inlet: Crime and Colonial Identity in British Columbia
WOMEN, CRIME, AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE
5 Violence, Marriage, and Family Honour: Aspects of the Legal Regulation of Marriage in New France
6 Women, Crime, and Criminal Justice in Early Halifax, 1750-1800
7 Patriarchy Modified: The Criminal Prosecution of Rape in York County, Ontario, 1880-1930
8 Prosecution of Abortions under Canadian Law, 1900-1950
CRIMINAL JUSTICE INSTITUTIONS AND STATE AUTHORITY
9 Between the Old Order and Modern Times: Poverty, Criminality, and Power in Quebec, 1791-1840
10 Rebel as Magistrate: William Lyon Mackenzie and His Enemies
11 Violence, Law, and Community in Rural Upper Canada
12 Crime and Punishment in Middlesex County, Ontario, 1871-1920
CANADIAN PRISONS IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY
13 Prison as Factory, Convict as Worker: A Study of the Mid-Victorian St John Penitentiary, 1841-1880
14 Prisoners for Profit: Convict Labour in the Ontario Central Prison, 1874-1915
15 'To Govern by Kindness': The First Two Decades of the Mercer Reformatory for Women
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Publications of the Osgoode Society.
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Contributor:
Loo, Tina.
Phillips, Jim.
Other format:
Print version: Lewthwaite, Susan Essays in the History of Canadian Law
ISBN:
9781442627857
9780802075871
OCLC:
958558111