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Deep Apple Pie, Language and the Law in Canada By Keyvan Sayar
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According to Canadian poet Frank Oliver Call, « the soul of Canada is a dual personality, and must remain only half revealed to those who know only one language ». With each of... More > Canada’s official languages comes indeed a mindset, a culture, a legacy. In addition to quebecois bijuralism, the federal/provincial division of powers, Nunavut’s unique Aboriginal legal order and the influence of the United States, language, a too-often overlooked element, plays an essential role in shaping Canadian law. In a globalized world where cultures meet and legal systems blend, virtually all regional and global institutions created since the twentieth century have been faced with the challenge of producing multilingual rules acceptable and workable for all their members. Despite its flaws and paradoxes, the Canadian legal system is a fascinating example of legislating and administering justice in a truly multicultural society.< Less
Deep Apple Pie, Language and the Law in Canada By Keyvan Sayar
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According to Canadian poet Frank Oliver Call, « the soul of Canada is a dual personality, and must remain only half revealed to those who know only one language ». With each of... More > Canada’s official languages comes indeed a mindset, a culture, a legacy. In addition to quebecois bijuralism, the federal/provincial division of powers, Nunavut’s unique Aboriginal legal order and the influence of the United States, language, a too-often overlooked element, plays an essential role in shaping Canadian law. In a globalized world where cultures meet and legal systems blend, virtually all regional and global institutions created since the twentieth century have been faced with the challenge of producing multilingual rules acceptable and workable for all their members. Despite its flaws and paradoxes, the Canadian legal system is a fascinating example of legislating and administering justice in a truly multicultural society.< Less
Un monde à sa pointure By Keyvan Sayar
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Lucie avait plusieurs pieds, plusieurs humeurs et plusieurs chaussures. Quand le temps venait, et il venait souvent, elle sortait, allumait sa cigarette électronique et plongeait ses yeux dans... More > l'horizon comme pour l'appeler au secours...< Less
L'utopie n'est pas utopique, juste un peu compliquée By Keyvan Sayar
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Dans le langage courant, le mot « utopie » a désormais acquis une connotation péjorative. Pourtant, la réflexion sur l’u-topos, ce lieu qui n’existe pas,... More > a nourri au fil des siècles la pensée politique et contribué à de nombreux progrès dans le monde réel. Dans ce court essai, Keyvan Sayar s’attache à montrer comment l’utopisme, que beaucoup balayent d’un revers de la main, devrait lui aussi avoir toute sa place dans le débat politique... et dans nos vies.< Less

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Birth Log Book Birth Log Book By Emily Rumsey
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