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Canadian women and job related laws 1981.

Canadian women and job related laws 1981.

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Published by Women"s Bureau, Labour Canada in [Ottawa, Ont.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Employment -- Law and legislation -- Canada.,
    • Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Canada.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesCanadiennes et la législation relative au travail 1981.
      ContributionsCanada. Women"s Bureau.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKE3352.A72 C36 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 61, 67, iii p. ;
      Number of Pages67
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3110494M
      ISBN 100662119665
      LC Control Number82218257

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      The Facts about Gender-Based Violence. At the Canadian Women’s Foundation, our vision is for all women in Canada to live free from violence. Women in Canada live at greater risk than men of domestic violence, sexual assault and harassment, and sex trafficking.   Laws in parts of medieval Europe allowed for women to have greater property and business rights. Photograph: Jeff Pachoud/AFP/Getty Images England, s: English common law, a .

      Farley McGill Mowat, OC ( – May 6, ) was a Canadian writer and works were translated into 52 languages, and he sold more than 17 million books. He achieved fame with the publication of his books on the Canadian north, such as People of the Deer () and Never Cry Wolf (). The latter, an account of his experiences with wolves in the Arctic, was made. Launched in , the Canadian Journal of Women and the Law/Revue Femmes et Droit is the only Canadian periodical devoted entirely to the publication and dissemination of multi-disciplinary scholarship in the expanding field of women's legal studies. The CJWL is incorporated as a non-profit organization with charitable status. The CJWL's readership includes lawyers, judges, law students.


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