- Affiliation: University of Alberta
Dominique Clément is an associate professor in the Department of Sociology at the University of Alberta. He is the author of Canada’s Rights Revolution as well as Equality Deferred and is also the co-editor for Alberta’s Human Rights Story and Debating Dissent. His website, www.HistoryOfRights.ca, serves as a research and teaching portal on human rights.
Books by Dominique Clément
This book shows how human rights became the primary language for social change in Canada and how a single decade became the locus for that emergence. The author argues that the 1970s was a critical moment in human rights history—one that transformed political culture, social movements, law, and foreign policy. Human Rights in Canada is one of the first sociological studies of human rights in Canada. It explains that human rights are a distinct social practice, and it documents those social… (more information)