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Author Gynther, Paivi.

Title Beyond systemic discrimination : educational rights, skills acquisition and the case of Roma / Paivi Gynther
Published Leiden ; Boston : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 344 pages) : illustrations
Series The Erik Castren Institute monographs on international law and human rights ; v. 9
Erik Castrén Institute monographs on international law and human rights ; v. 9
Contents List of Figures; Foreword; Abbreviations; PART ONE GENERATING THE FRAME; Chapter One Introduction; Chapter Two Analytical Starting Points; PART TWO VALIDATING THE FRAME; Chapter Three Rights; Chapter Four Recognition of Rights-Holders; Chapter Five Resources; Chapter Six Representation; PART THREE CONTEXTUALISING THE FRAME; Chapter Seven The Law of Education from the Viewpoint of Roma; 7.1. Roma as a Category of Educational Concern; 7.2. Educational Rights from a Viewpoint of Disadvantage; 7.3. The Challenge of Recognising Roma between the Cracks
Summary This book presents an analysis of international law in support of educationally disadvantaged young people and adults. Focusing on Roma, it introduces a scheme for identifying situations where they become subjected to discrimination by state parties to relevant international standards
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-327) and index
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Subject Discrimination in education -- Law and legislation -- European Union countries.
Right to education -- European Union countries.
Right to education.
Romanies -- Civil rights -- European Union countries.
Romanies -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- European Union countries.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2007029217
ISBN 9004162658 (hardback ; alk. paper)
9047421671 (electronic bk.)
9789004162655 (hardback ; alk. paper)
9789047421672 (electronic bk.)
(hardback ; alk. paper)