File B1976-0010 - Laskin, Bora (oral history)

Bora Laskin (oral history) [audio part 1] Bora Laskin (oral history) [audio part 2]

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UTA 5001-B1976-0010


Laskin, Bora (oral history)


  • May 1976 - Apr 1977 (Creation)

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4 sound tape reels (246 mins.)

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Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Toronto; Chief Justice, Supreme Court of Canada.

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Oral history interview conducted by Robin Harris. Covers decision to study at the University of Toronto through retirement from the Board of the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, ca. 1930-1970. Discusses legal education, the curricula, faculty and administrative history of the Faculty of Law, and disputes between the Law Society of Upper Canada and the University concerning legal education. Other subjects covered include the University of Toronto Faculty Association, the Canadian Association of University Teachers, Claude Bissell, the Laskin Committee on the School of Graduate Studies, the Senate, Governing Council and the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education.

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