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by Robert Adamoski,Dorothy Chunn,Robert Menzies

Contesting Canadian Citizenship: Historical Readings download ebook
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1551113864
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978-1551113869
Author:
Robert Adamoski,Dorothy Chunn,Robert Menzies
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University of Toronto Press, Higher Education Division (August 1, 2002)
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Robert Menzies, Robert Adamoski and Dorothy E. Chunn. This book is about the diverse experiences of citizenship in Canadian social history.

Robert Menzies, Robert Adamoski and Dorothy E. The project evolved out of our individual and collective encounters with the citizenship construct in theoretical and historical literatures, originating both in Canada and beyond, over the past fifteen years

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Adamoski, Robert, Dorothy E. Chunn, and Robert Menzies, ed. Contesting Canadian Citizenship: Historical Readings. Alcock, Pete, Angus Erskine, and Margaret May, ed. The Blackwell Dictionary of Social Policy. Armstrong, Pat and Hugh Armstrong, Wasting Away: The Undermining of Canadian Health Care. Don Mills, ON: Oxford University Press, 2003, 272 p. paper.

Veronica Strong-Boag, 'The Citizenship Debates’: The 1885 Franchise Act, in Contesting Canadian Citizenship: Historical Readings, eds. Robert Adamoski, Dorothy E. Chunn and Robert Menzies (Peterborough: Broadview Press, 2002): 72-3. ca/en/bio/borden robert laird 16E. html ↵. Quoted in Craig Heron, Booze: A Distilled History (Toronto: Between the Lines, 2003), 178. ↵.

Canada's past is examined from a vast and multicultural perspective to provide a thorough assessment of all influences.

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a b Menzies, Robert. Chunn, & R. Menzies (Ed., Contesting Canadian Citizenship: Historical Readings. Governing Mentalities: The Deportation of 'Insane' and 'Feebleminded' Immigrants Out of British Columbia From Confederation to World War II". Canadian Journal of Law and Society. a b c d e McLaren, Angus. The Creation of a Haven for 'Human Thoroughbreds': The Sterilization of the Feeble-minded and the Mentally Ill in British Columbia". Peterborough ON: Broadview Press.

Over the past 15 years, the citizenship debate in political and social theory has undergone an extraordinary renaissance. To date, much of the writing on citizenship, within and beyond Canada, has been oriented toward the development of theory, or has concentrated on contemporary issues and examples. This collection of essays adopts a different approach by contextualizing and historicizing the citizenship debate, through studies of various aspects of the rise of social citizenship in Canada. Focusing on the formative years from the late 19th through mid-20th century, contributors examine how emerging discourse and practices in diverse areas of Canadian social life created a widely engaged, but often deeply contested, vision of the new Canadian citizen.

The original essays examine key developments in the fields of welfare, justice, health, childhood, family, immigration, education, labour, media, popular culture and recreation, highlighting the contradictory nature of Canadian citizenship. The implications of these projects for the daily lives of Canadians, their identities, and the forms of resistance that they mounted, are central themes. Contributing authors situate their historical accounts in both public and private domains, their analyses emphasizing the mutual permeability of state and civil(ian) life. These diverse investigations reveal that while Canadian citizenship conveys crucial images of identity, security, and participatory democracy within the ongoing project of nation building, it is also interlaced with the projects of a hierarchical social structure and exclusionary political order. This collection explores the origins and evolution of Canadian citizenship in historical context. It also introduces the more general dilemmas and debates in social history and political theory that inevitably inform these inquiries.