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Title Balancing competing human rights claims in a diverse society : institutions, policy, principles / edited by Shaheen Azmi, Lorne Foster, & Lesley Jacobs.

Published Toronto : Irwin Law : Ontario Human Rights Commission, 2012.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Law  KM 221 O68 BALA    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiv, 484 pages ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Part 1 Institutions and Policy -- Chapter 1 Policy on Competing Human Rights Ontario Human Rights Commission 3 -- Chapter 2 Addressing Competing Human Rights Claims: The Policy Approach of the Ontario Human Rights Commission / Shaheen Azmi Azmi, Shaheen 97 -- Chapter 3 Oil and Vinegar: Resolving Conflicting Rights under the Charter and Ontario's Human Rights Code / Janet Epp Buckingham Buckingham, Janet Epp 113 -- Chapter 4 Attack on Human Rights Commissions / Richard Moon Moon, Richard 145 -- Chapter 5 Societal Perspectives in Competing Rights Policy: Law Reform Agencies and Consulting with Communities / Patricia Hughes Hughes, Patricia 167 -- Chapter 6 Competing Human Rights Claims during Tribunal Procedures / Gary Yee Yee, Gary 191 -- Part 2 Principles and Applications 203 -- Chapter 7 Sidewalk Stories: Sites of Encounter and Coexistence / Shauna Van Praagh Praagh, Shauna Van 205 -- Chapter 8 Framing Competing Human Rights Claims: The Promise of Shared Social Citizenship / Lorne Foster Foster, Lorne, Lesley Jacobs Jacobs, Lesley 225 -- Chapter 9 Reaching Equilibrium between Conflicting Rights / Errol P. Mendes Mendes, Errol P. 241 -- Chapter 10 Reconciliation of Legal Rights / Patricia Hughes Hughes, Patricia 271 -- Chapter 11 Balancing Conflicting Rights: Towards an Analytical Framework / B.J. Wray Wray, B.J. 295 -- Chapter 12 Sexual Orientation and Religion in Canada: Litigation and Beyond / Miriam Smith Smith, Miriam 349 -- Chapter 13 Fairness and the Freedom of Religion: Diversity and Pluralism in the Public Sphere / Iain T Benson Benson, Iain T 385 -- Chapter 14 Competing Rights in Context: The Rights of Persons with Disabilities / Lauren Bates Bates, Lauren 421 -- Chapter 15 Regulating Hate Speech in Canada / Richard Moon Moon, Richard 441 -- Chapter 16 Toleration and the Reconciliation of Conflicting Rights / Stephen L. Newman Newman, Stephen L. 465.
Summary Explores the dilemma of balancing competing human rights in diverse societies where the claim to a right by one individual or group directly affects another's claim.
Other author Azmi, Shaheen, 1961-
Foster, Lorne.
Jacobs, Lesley A.
Subject Human rights -- Canada.
Human rights -- Ontario.
ISBN 9781552213117 (paperback)
1552213110 (paperback)