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Title Disability rights in Europe : from theory to practice : [essays in European law] / edited by Anna Lawson, Caroline Gooding
Published Oxford ; Portland, Or. : Hart, 2005
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Description 1 online resource (xxxv, 323 pages)
Series Essays in European law
Essays in European law.
Contents Introduction / Anna Lawson and Caroline Gooding -- Disability and human rights : the persistent oxymoron / Richard Light -- The dog that didn't bark : the issue of access to rights under the European Convention on Human Rights by disabled people / Luke Clements and Janet Read -- Reasonable accommodations and positive obligations in the European Convention on Human Rights / Olivier de Schutter -- Hate speech and disabled people : some comparative constitutional thoughts / Ian Cram -- Disability discrimination law : a global comparative approach / Theresia Degener -- Implementing the disability provisions of the framework employment directive : room for exercising national discretion / Lisa Waddington
Summary This book is based on a conference organised jointly by the editors to mark the European Year of Disabled People. It explores the range of legal strategies which have been adopted, both nationally and internationally, to achieve equality for disabled people and facilitate their inclusion into mainstream society
Analysis Disability rights
Notes Based on a conference held at the University of Leeds on 25-26 September 2003
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject People with disabilities -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Europe -- Congresses
Gelijke behandeling.
LAW -- Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice.
People with disabilities -- Legal status, laws, etc.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Gooding, Caroline, 1959-2014.
Lawson, Anna.
ISBN 1472563328