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death and life of constitutional reform in Canada

Dean"s Conference on Law and Policy (2nd 1989 Queen"s University)

death and life of constitutional reform in Canada

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Published by Institute of Intergovernmental Relations, Queen"s University in Kingston, Ont., Canada .
Written in English

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    • Constitutional law -- Canada -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      On cover: Dean"s Conference on Law and Policy, Faculty of Law, Queen"s University, 2.

      Statementedited by John D. Whyte and Christopher N. Kendall.
      SeriesPaper / Dean"s Conference on Law and Policy,, no. 2
      ContributionsWhyte, John D., Kendall, Christopher N. 1966-, Queen"s University (Kingston, Ont.). Institute of Intergovernmental Relations., Queen"s University (Kingston, Ont.). Faculty of Law.
      LC ClassificationsKE4198 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 94 p. ;
      Number of Pages94
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1607762M
      ISBN 100889115729
      LC Control Number91146126

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