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Author Kannabirān, Kalpana

Title Tools of justice : non-discrimination and the Indian Constitution / Kalpana Kannabiran
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 505 pages)
Contents Introduction: Liberty and non-discrimination : the scope of intersectional justice -- Trends in disability rights jurisprudence -- Recognition of discrimination based on disability -- Interpreting disability rights -- Contextualizing jurisprudence on caste -- The caste system, justice and the law -- Untouchability and the right to personal liberty -- Adivasi homelands and the question of liberty -- Plural societies, religious minorities and discrimination -- Genealogies of resistence to sex discrimination in India -- Sex discrimination jurisprudence in India -- Sexual assault and the right to liberty -- Rethinking the constitutional category of sex -- Conclusion: Eliminating hostile environments : non-discrimination, liberty and an insurgent constitutionalism
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 469-494) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Caste -- Law and legislation -- India
Constitutional law -- India
Discrimination against people with disabilities -- Law and legislation -- India
Discrimination -- Law and legislation -- India
Equality before the law -- India
Sex discrimination -- Law and legislation -- India
Caste -- Law and legislation.
Constitutional law.
Discrimination against people with disabilities -- Law and legislation.
Discrimination -- Law and legislation.
Equality before the law.
LAW -- Constitutional.
LAW -- Public.
Sex discrimination -- Law and legislation.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1136198768