Are Women Bad for Multiculturalism? Musings and a Wee Polemic

9 Pages Posted: 8 Dec 2013  

Carissima Mathen

University of Ottawa - Common Law Section

Date Written: December 6, 2013

Abstract

This talk was prepared for the 2013 Patricia Allen Memorial Lecture at McGill University's Faculty of Law. It discusses recent events in Quebec and Canada which raise controversial questions about women's rights, religious freedom and the liberal state.

Keywords: feminist critiques of freedom of religion, polygamy, religious covering, women's freedom of choice, Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms

Suggested Citation

Mathen, Carissima, Are Women Bad for Multiculturalism? Musings and a Wee Polemic (December 6, 2013). Ottawa Faculty of Law Working Paper No. 2013-19. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2364597 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2364597

Carissima Mathen (Contact Author)

University of Ottawa - Common Law Section ( email )

57 Louis Pasteur Street
Ottawa, K1N 6N5
Canada

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