Of Charter Rights and Freedoms: The Social Thought of F.R. Scott, 1930-1985

Type of resource
Author/collaborator
Title
Of Charter Rights and Freedoms: The Social Thought of F.R. Scott, 1930-1985
Abstract
The author describes Frank Scott (1899-1985) as Canada’s most accomplished, all-round public intellectual of the twentieth century. He reviews Scott’s expertise as a constitutional lawyer, poet, civil libertarian and socialist, and outlines his influence on Prime Minister Trudeau and the drafting of the Constitution Act, 1982.
Publication
Journal of Canadian Studies/Revue d’études canadiennes
Volume
Vol. 32
Issue
no. 1
Pages
44-62
Date
Spring 1997
Language
en
Citation
Mills, Allen. “Of Charter Rights and Freedoms: The Social Thought of F.R. Scott, 1930-1985.” Journal of Canadian Studies/Revue d’études canadiennes Vol. 32, no. 1 (Spring 1997): 44–62.
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