By Andrew Thompson

in terms of upholding human rights either at domestic and out of the country, many Canadians think that we've got consistently been “on the part of the angels.” This ebook tells the tale of Canada’s contributions – either strong and undesirable – to the improvement and development of foreign human rights legislation on the fee on Human Rights from 1946 to 2006. In it, Canada’s acceptance is tested via its involvement in a couple of contentious human rights matters – political, civil, racial, women’s, and Indigenous. An in-depth ancient review of six many years of Canadian engagement in the UN human rights process, this publication bargains new insights into the nuances, complexities, and contradictions of Canada’s human rights policies.

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