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Author Stone Sweet, Alec, author

Title A cosmopolitan legal order : Kant, constitutional justice, and the European Convention on Human Rights / Alec Stone Sweet and Clare Ryan
Published Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2018
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Contents Part I. Kantian Imperatives; 1. Perpetual Peace and the Cosmopolitan Constitution; 2. A Kantian System of Constitutional Justice; 3. Constitutional Pluralism and Transnational Justice; Part II. The European Convention on Human Rights; 4. Beyond Individual Justice; 5. Beyond Rights Minimalism; 6. Beyond Borders
Summary An introduction to Immanuel Kant's constitutional theory, and to the European system of rights protection, this book explains how European Court of Human Rights has become the most active and important rights-protecting court in the world through its manifestation as a Kantian cosmopolitan legal order
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (Ebsco, viewed May 9, 2018)
Subject Kant, Immanuel, 1724-1804
Kant, Immanuel, 1724-1804
European Court of Human Rights
European Court of Human Rights.
Civil rights -- Europe -- Philosophy
International law and human rights
Civil rights -- Philosophy.
International law and human rights.
LAW -- International.
Form Electronic book
Author Ryan, Clare (Clare Frances), author
ISBN 0191864048
0192559168 (electronic bk.)
9780192559166 (electronic bk.)