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Cross Cultural Reflections: Teaching the Charter to Americans
Osgoode Hall Law Journal
  • Jamie Cameron, Osgoode Hall Law School of York University
Document Type
Article
Publication Date
7-1-1990
Abstract

In this article, the author discusses a course in Comparative Constitutional Jurisprudence that she taught at Cornell Law School in the winter semester of 1989. She is particularly interested in the way this class of American students responded to the Supreme Court of Canada's interpretation of the Charter. She presents her reflections on differences between Canadian and American constitutional culture through a discussion of the decisions in The Motor Vehicle Reference, R. v. Morgentaler, and The French Language Case.

Citation Information
Jamie Cameron. "Cross Cultural Reflections: Teaching the Charter to Americans" (1990) p. 613 - 640
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/jamie_cameron/30/