Equality, Human Rights, and Social Justice Law
Units: 1.5, Hours: 3-0
Examines the role of law and of legal conceptions of equality in struggles by equity seeking groups and individuals for social justice in Canada. Topics covered include the relation of social movements to law and social change. Charter equality rights and strategic litigation, the institutional and jurisprudential frameworks of domestic human rights law, and critical theoretical debates pertaining to anti-discrimination law.
Undergraduate course in Law offered by the Faculty of Law.