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A Question of Commitment: Children’s Rights in Canada by R. Brian Howe,Katherine Covell

By R. Brian Howe,Katherine Covell

In 1991, the govt of Canada ratified the United countries conference at the Rights of the kid, requiring governments in any respect degrees to make sure that Canadian legislation and practices defend the rights of kids. A query of dedication: Children’s Rights in Canada is the 1st booklet to evaluate the level to which Canada has fulfilled this dedication.

The editors, R. Brian Howe and Katherine Covell, contend that Canada has wavered in its dedication to the rights of youngsters and is ambivalent within the political tradition in regards to the precept of children’s rights. A query of Commitment expands the scope of the editors’ prior booklet, The problem of Children’s Rights for Canada, by way of together with the voices of experts specifically fields of children’s rights and via incorporating contemporary advancements.

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