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The Resource Is there a Canadian philosophy? : reflections on the Canadian identity, G.B. Madison, Paul Fairfield, Ingrid Harris

Is there a Canadian philosophy? : reflections on the Canadian identity, G.B. Madison, Paul Fairfield, Ingrid Harris

Label
Is there a Canadian philosophy? : reflections on the Canadian identity
Title
Is there a Canadian philosophy?
Title remainder
reflections on the Canadian identity
Statement of responsibility
G.B. Madison, Paul Fairfield, Ingrid Harris
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Is There a Canadian Philosophy? addresses the themes of community, culture, national identity, and universal human rights, taking the Canadian example as its focus. The authors argue that nations compelled to cope with increasing demands for group recognition may do so in a broadly liberal spirit and without succumbing to the dangers associated with an illiberal, adversarial multiculturalism. They identify and describe a Canadian civic philosophy and attempt to show how this modus operandi of Canadian public life is capable of reconciling questions of collective identity and recognition with a
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
CaOONL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Madison, Gary Brent
Dewey number
971
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
F1021.2
LC item number
.M335 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1966-
  • 1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fairfield, Paul
  • Harris, Ingrid
Series statement
Philosophica
Series volume
52
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nationalism
  • Democracy
  • Multiculturalism
  • Civil rights
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Civil rights
  • Democracy
  • Multiculturalism
  • Nationalism
  • Canada
  • Praktische Philosophie
  • Multikulturelle Gesellschaft
  • Nationalbewusstsein
  • Kanada
Label
Is there a Canadian philosophy? : reflections on the Canadian identity, G.B. Madison, Paul Fairfield, Ingrid Harris
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Nationality and Universality -- Nationalism and the politics of identity -- The bearers of rights: individuals or collectives? -- Democracy in Canada: "Canada" as a spontaneous order -- Rights, sovereignty, and the nation-state
Control code
181843553
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 218 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780776616155
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1ckkxpg
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)181843553
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Is there a Canadian philosophy? : reflections on the Canadian identity, G.B. Madison, Paul Fairfield, Ingrid Harris
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Nationality and Universality -- Nationalism and the politics of identity -- The bearers of rights: individuals or collectives? -- Democracy in Canada: "Canada" as a spontaneous order -- Rights, sovereignty, and the nation-state
Control code
181843553
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 218 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780776616155
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1ckkxpg
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)181843553
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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