¿ Colour-Coded: A Legal History of Racism in Canada, 1900-1950 (Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History) ☆ Constance Backhouse


  • Title: Colour-Coded: A Legal History of Racism in Canada, 1900-1950 (Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History)
  • Author: Constance Backhouse
  • ISBN: 9780802082862
  • Page: 192
  • Format: Paperback

  • ¿ Colour-Coded: A Legal History of Racism in Canada, 1900-1950 (Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History) ☆ Constance Backhouse - Colour-Coded: A Legal History of Racism in Canada, 1900-1950 (Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History), Colour Coded A Legal History of Racism in Canada Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History Historically Canadians have considered themselves to be or less free of racial prejudice Although this conception has been challenged in recent years it has not been completely dispelled In Colour Co
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    Commentaires:

    J. Pearce
    From the back cover Historically Canadians have considered themselves to be or less free of racial prejudice Although this perception has been challenged in recent years, it has not been completely dispelled In Colour Coded, Constance Backhouse illustrated the tenacious hold that white supremacy has on our legal system int he first half of this century, and underscores the damaging legacy of inequality that continues today.Backhouse presents detailed narratives of six court cases, each giving e [...]

    A.J.
    This is an accessibly written look at a series of legal cases which touch on aspects of race relations in Canada Spoiler white people generally don t come out looking good The only chapter I got a bit lost in was the one about the Ku Klux Klan I found my attention wandering and wasn t completely engaged by the legal intricacies of that one, but the others were all straightforward to read.I was a little dubious about the decision to put the extended footnotes online rather than in the volume, but [...]

    Rachael Arsenault
    This was an absolutely excellent read Thorough and engaging, Colour Coded does a wonderful job of highlighting Canada s long history of racism and impression, and especially of showcasing how the legal system often operates to serve the interests of the dominant class I would highly recommend this book to anyone who wants to learn about how our country has been built on the back of racist ideology.

    Scott Neigh
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    Jaime
    Another amazing read from Constance Backhouse This should be mandatory reading in Canadian High schools An unforgiving look at Canada s history of racism.

    Shelly
    Good but boring and dense.

    • ¿ Colour-Coded: A Legal History of Racism in Canada, 1900-1950 (Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History) ☆ Constance Backhouse
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    Colour-Coded: A Legal History of Racism in Canada, 1900-1950 (Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History)