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Title Understanding human rights principles / edited by Jeffrey Jowell and Jonathan Cooper
Published Oxford : Hart, 2001


Description 1 online resource (x, 201 pages)
Series The JUSTICE series
Justice series (Justice (Society))
Contents Half Title Page; Title Page; Title verso; Contents; Foreword; List of Contributors; Introduction; The Concept of a Lawful Interference with Fundamental Rights; Identifying the Principles of Proportionality; Determining Civil Rights and Obligations; Positive Obligations Under the Convention; The "Horizontal Effect" of the Human Rights Act: Moving Beyond the Public-Private Distinction; The Place of the Human Rights Act in a Democratic Society
Summary Human rights are brought to life by a number of defining principles. This text explores each of those principles in depth through comprehensive, informative and provocative papers written by prominent and distinguished practitioners and legal academics. These papers were first delivered at a series of seminars organised by JUSTICE and University College London. Contents:. Foreword by the Hon. Mr Justice Richards. Introduction by Jeffrey Jowell QC and Jonathan Cooper. The concept of a lawful interference with fundamental rights - Helen Mountfield. Identifying the principles of proportionality
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Human rights.
Human Rights
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Freedom & Security -- Civil Rights.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Freedom & Security -- Human Rights.
Human rights
Europese conventie tot bescherming van de rechten van de mens en de fundamentele vrijheden.
Droits de l'homme.
Verenigd Koninkrijk van Groot-Brittanniƫ en Noord-Ierland.
Form Electronic book
Author Jowell, Jeffrey L.
Cooper, Jonathan.
Justice (Society)
ISBN 9781847313157