A Perilous Imbalance: The Globalization of Canadian Law and Governance (Law and Society)

A Perilous Imbalance: The Globalization of Canadian Law and Governance (Law and Society)

By: Stepan Wood (author), Stephen Clarkson (author)Hardback

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Written primarily with scholars and advanced students of law and politics in mind, this book will also appeal to policy-makers, activists, and general readers interested in the challenges Canada faces in a globalizing world.

About Author

Stephen Clarkson is a professor of political economy at the University of Toronto and a senior fellow of the Centre for International Governance Innovation. Stepan Wood is a professor of law at Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, and a Core Faculty member of the York Institute for Research and Innovation in Sustainability.


1 Introduction Part 1: Canada's Emerging Supraconstitution 2 The Supraconstitution: A Framework for Analysis 3 Making the World Safe for Transnational Capital: The Economic Supraconstitution 4 Good Citizens of Planet Earth? The Weakness of Global Social and Environmental Governance 5 Taking the Measure of the Supraconstitution Part 2: Consolidating or Confronting Hegemony? Governance Within and Beyond the State 6 From Retreat to Revitalization: The Paradoxes of the Globalized State 7 Global Law Beyond the State: Governance by Business and Civil Society 8 Rethinking Canadian Governance and Law in a Globalized World Notes References Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774814881
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 360
  • ID: 9780774814881
  • weight: 640
  • ISBN10: 0774814888

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