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The Resource The law of independence : Québec, Montenegro, Kosovo, Scotland, Catalonia, Frédéric Bérard and Stéphane Beaulac

The law of independence : Québec, Montenegro, Kosovo, Scotland, Catalonia, Frédéric Bérard and Stéphane Beaulac

Label
The law of independence : Québec, Montenegro, Kosovo, Scotland, Catalonia
Title
The law of independence
Title remainder
Québec, Montenegro, Kosovo, Scotland, Catalonia
Statement of responsibility
Frédéric Bérard and Stéphane Beaulac
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Reference re Secession of Quebec is a landmark judgment of the Supreme Court of Canada regarding the legality, under both Canadian and international law, of a unilateral secession of Quebec from Canada. This text offers a theoretical and pragmatic analysis of the different aspects of this opinion, including the background and context leading up the opinion. Readers will benefit from an international perspective, aided by case studies of Montenegro, Kosovo, Scotland and Catalonia, which show how foreign public law and, most importantly, international law, have evolved with regard to questions of secession and a people's right to self-determination. This text also explains how every population that has held a referendum or contemplated holding a referendum regarding their independence since Reference re Secession of Quebec - including Scotland, Montenegro, Catalonia and Kosovo - was inspired in one way or another by Canada's past experience with the mater
Member of
Cataloging source
NLC
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1977-
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Bérard, Frédéric
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
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Beaulac, Stéphane
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  • Sovereignty
  • Self-determination, National
  • Self-determination, National
  • Sovereignty
Label
The law of independence : Québec, Montenegro, Kosovo, Scotland, Catalonia, Frédéric Bérard and Stéphane Beaulac
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translation of: Droit à l'indépendance
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Reference re secession of Quebec -- The Supreme Court's answers to the first question -- The Supreme Court's answers to the second question -- International perspective -- Conclusion
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 131 pages
Isbn
9780433492375
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO
System control number
(OCoLC)967787920
Label
The law of independence : Québec, Montenegro, Kosovo, Scotland, Catalonia, Frédéric Bérard and Stéphane Beaulac
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translation of: Droit à l'indépendance
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Reference re secession of Quebec -- The Supreme Court's answers to the first question -- The Supreme Court's answers to the second question -- International perspective -- Conclusion
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 131 pages
Isbn
9780433492375
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO
System control number
(OCoLC)967787920

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