Persistence of female inadequacy myths

|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 04/23/2003

This excerpt was taken from the 4th Annual LaFontaine-Baldwin Lecture delivered by the Right Honourable Chief Justice of Canada Beverley McLachlin. The lecture is a project of the Dominion Institute in collaboration with the Governor General’s spouse His Excellency John Ralston Saul.


or much of Canadian history, women have been relegated to an inferior status in society.