Faculty Author Type

In Memoriam [W. Wesley Pue]

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Law in Context

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Working Paper

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professionalism; colonialism; masculinities; gender relations; cultural history


This paper explores the construction of early twentieth century Canadian legal professionalism as the workings-out of Britishness understood through the lenses of cultural history, cultures of imperialism, and gender relations. It provides a case study in the histories of professionalism in a settler colony.

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