Corpus ID: 141037057

Immigration, Minority Rights, and Catholic Policy-Making in Post-War Canada

  title={Immigration, Minority Rights, and Catholic Policy-Making in Post-War Canada},
  author={P. Lacroix},
  journal={Histoire sociale/Social history},
  pages={183 - 203}
  • P. Lacroix
  • Published 2014
  • Sociology
  • Histoire sociale/Social history
This paper addresses the Canadian Roman Catholic episcopacy’s approach to such issues of public interest as immigration and minority rights between 1945 and 1965. The definition of the Church’s involvement in temporal matters, it is here argued, requires an understanding of the institutional interests of Catholicism and traditional Catholic approaches to governance. The conceptual framework offered by contemporary administrative and policy studies now better enables scholars of Catholicism to… Expand
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