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Title Not written in stone : Jews, constitutions and constitutionalism in Canada / Daniel J. Elazar, Michael Brown and Ira Robinson, editors.

Imprint Ottawa [Ont.] : University of Ottawa Press, 2003.

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Description 1 online resource (xii, 280 pages).
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Series Religions and beliefs series ; no. 11
Religions and beliefs series ; no. 11.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Note Print version record.
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Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
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. http://purl.oclc.org/DLF/benchrepro0212 MiAaHDL
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Summary Using long-ignored constitutions of various Jewish organizations, this unique book uncovers the political history of Canadian Jewry since its beginning during the 1700s. Building on the premise that Jews, since time immemorial, have written down their values and ideologies, this study effectively demonstrates how these writings record the principles and values that motivated a community.
Contents Issues and contexts : an introduction / Daniel J. Elazar, Michael Brown, Ira Robinson -- Using foundation documents in the study of Jewish public affairs / Daniel J. Elazar -- 'Do justice to us!' Jews and the Constitution of Canada / Lorraine Eisenstat Weinrib -- Kissing cousins : the early history of Congregations Shearith Israel of New York City and Montreal / Jay Eidelman -- Signs of the times : changing notions of citizenship, governance, and authority as reflected in synagogue constitutions / Michael Brown -- They work in faithfulness : constitutional documents of Jewish communal organizations other than synagogues / Ira Robinson.
Subject Jews -- Canada -- Societies, etc. -- By-laws.
Jews -- Canada -- History -- Sources.
Jews -- Canada -- Government relations.
Synagogues -- Canada -- By-laws.
Juifs -- Canada -- Associations -- Histoire -- Sources.
Synagogues -- Canada -- Histoire -- Sources.
Juifs -- Canada -- Relations avec l'État.
Juifs -- Canada -- Histoire -- Sources.
Juifs -- Droit -- Canada.
Jews. (OCoLC)fst00983135
Jews -- Societies, etc. (OCoLC)fst00983369
Synagogues. (OCoLC)fst01141042
Canada. (OCoLC)fst01204310
Genre/Form Electronic books.
By-laws. (OCoLC)fst01423762
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Sources. (OCoLC)fst01423900
Electronic books.
Added Author Brown, Michael Gary.
Elazar, Daniel Judah.
Robinson, Ira, 1951-
Added Title Jews, constitutions and constitutionalism in Canada
Other Form: Print version: Not written in stone. Ottawa [Ont.] : University of Ottawa Press, 2003 (DLC) 2004444717 (OCoLC)58536329
ISBN 0776605453 (pbk.)
9780776605456 (pbk.)
0776630210 (bound)
9780776630212 (bound)
9780776616667
0776616668
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Standard No. AU@ 000062620556
NZ1 14252014

 
    
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