Essays in the History of Canadian Law: Crime and Criminal Justice in Canadian History

By Susan Lewthwaite, Tina Loo, and Jim Phillips

© 1994

This fifth volume in the distinguished series on the history of Canadian law turns to the important issues of crime and criminal justice. In examining crime and criminal law specifically, the volume contributes to the long-standing concern of Canadian historians with law, order, and authority.

The volume covers criminal justice history at various times in British Columbia, Ontario, Quebec, and the Maritimes. It is a study which opens up greater vistas of understanding to all those interested in the interstices of law, crime, and punishment.

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  • Series: Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History
  • World Rights
  • Page Count: 584 pages
  • Dimensions: 6.0in x 1.5in x 9.1in
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  • PUBLISHED NOV 1994

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The volume covers criminal justice history at various times in British Columbia, Ontario, Quebec, and the Maritimes. It is a study which opens up greater vistas of understanding to all those interested in the interstices of law, crime, and punishment.

Essays in the History of Canadian Law: Crime and Criminal Justice in Canadian History

By Susan Lewthwaite, Tina Loo, and Jim Phillips

© 1994

This fifth volume in the distinguished series on the history of Canadian law turns to the important issues of crime and criminal justice. In examining crime and criminal law specifically, the volume contributes to the long-standing concern of Canadian historians with law, order, and authority.

The volume covers criminal justice history at various times in British Columbia, Ontario, Quebec, and the Maritimes. It is a study which opens up greater vistas of understanding to all those interested in the interstices of law, crime, and punishment.

Continue Reading Read Less

Product Details

  • Series: Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History
  • World Rights
  • Page Count: 584 pages
  • Dimensions: 6.0in x 1.5in x 9.1in
  • Author Information

    Susan Lewthwaite teaches in the Division of Social Science, York University.



    Tina Loo is Associate Professor at the Centre of Criminology, University of Toronto, and author of Toronto's Girl Problem: The Perils and Pleasures of the City, 1880-1930.



    Jim Phillips is a professor in the faculty of law at the University of Toronto.

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