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Title Rights and Courts in Pursuit of Social Change : legal mobilisation in the multi-level European system / edited by Dia Anagnostou
Published Oxford [UK] ; Portland, OR : Hart Publishing, [2014]
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Series Oñati international series in law and society
Oñati international series in law and society.
Contents Law and rights' claiming on behalf of minorities in the multi-level European system / Dia Anagnostou -- Linguistic minorities in Western Europe: Expansion of rights without (much) litigation? / Bruno de Witte -- Legal mobilisation at the subnational level: The case of language rights in the Spanish autonomous community of Navarre / Xabier Arzoz -- Rights on the left? Social movements, law and lawyers after 1968 in France / Liora Israel̈ -- A tool-box for legal and political mobilisation in European equality law / Mark Dawson, Elise Muir and Monica Claes -- European courts and the rights of migrants and asylum seekers in Greece / Evangelia Pscyhogiopoulou -- From Belfast to Diyarbakir and Grozny via Strasbourg: Transnational legal mobilisation against state violations in contexts of armed conflict / Dia Anagnostou -- Activists and lawyers in the ECtHR: The struggle for gay rights / Loveday Hodson -- Law and rights as opportunity and promise for minorities in Europe? Concluding observations and research agendas / Dia Anagnostou
Summary This book explores the relationship between law, rights and social mobilisation in Europe, and examines the ways in which legal processes are mobilised by less privileged social actors to advance their rights claims and pursue social change
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject European Court of Human Rights.
Human rights -- Europe.
Form Electronic book
Author Anagnostou, Dia, editor of compilation
ISBN 1782251863 (electronic bk)
9781782251866 (electronic bk)