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Dignity and Disgrace: Moral Citizenship and Constitutional Protection

Edwin Cameron

in Understanding Human Dignity

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780197265642
eISBN:
9780191760389
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197265642.003.0027
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Apartheid’s race discrimination branded blacks inferior, leaving a residue of indignity that was perceived and experienced as shameful. This explains the pivotal significance of dignity in the South ... More


Going to Strasbourg: An Oral History of Sexual Orientation Discrimination and the European Convention on Human Rights

Paul Johnson

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780198777618
eISBN:
9780191823176
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198777618.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, EU Law

Since its inception, the European Convention on Human Rights has been a beacon of hope to gay men and lesbians in Europe. This book provides a comprehensive account of how individuals in the UK have ... More


The European Convention on Human Rights: Fundamental Choice Arguments

Robert Wintemute

in Sexual Orientation and Human Rights

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198264880
eISBN:
9780191682841
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198264880.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Turning from the United States constitution to the European Convention on Human Rights, one is immediately confronted by the striking differences between the texts of the two instruments. These ... More


The Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms: Is Sexual Orientation an Immutable Status or a Fundamental Choice?

Robert Wintemute

in Sexual Orientation and Human Rights

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198264880
eISBN:
9780191682841
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198264880.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Would recognition of sexual orientation as an ‘immutable status’ provide an effective solution to the problem of public sector discrimination against gays, lesbians, and bisexuals and same-sex ... More


Introduction

Paul Johnson

in Going to Strasbourg: An Oral History of Sexual Orientation Discrimination and the European Convention on Human Rights

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780198777618
eISBN:
9780191823176
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198777618.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, EU Law

The introduction describes in broad terms the role that the European Convention on Human Rights has played in the development of ‘gay rights’. It considers how gay men and lesbians have used the ... More


Sexual Orientation Discrimination and the European Convention on Human Rights: A Socio-Legal Analysis of Applications against the UK

Paul Johnson

in Going to Strasbourg: An Oral History of Sexual Orientation Discrimination and the European Convention on Human Rights

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780198777618
eISBN:
9780191823176
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198777618.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, EU Law

This chapter provides a sociologically informed historical analysis of applications made under the European Convention on Human Rights against the UK concerning discrimination on the grounds of ... More


The Criminal Law

Paul Johnson

in Going to Strasbourg: An Oral History of Sexual Orientation Discrimination and the European Convention on Human Rights

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780198777618
eISBN:
9780191823176
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198777618.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, EU Law

This chapter contains the oral histories of six individuals who lodged complaints in Strasbourg under the European Convention on Human Rights between 1976 and 1994 about discrimination on the grounds ... More


The Armed Forces

Paul Johnson

in Going to Strasbourg: An Oral History of Sexual Orientation Discrimination and the European Convention on Human Rights

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780198777618
eISBN:
9780191823176
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198777618.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, EU Law

This chapter contains the oral histories of five individuals who lodged complaints in Strasbourg under the European Convention on Human Rights between 1996 and 1999 about discrimination on the ... More


Family Life

Paul Johnson

in Going to Strasbourg: An Oral History of Sexual Orientation Discrimination and the European Convention on Human Rights

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780198777618
eISBN:
9780191823176
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198777618.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, EU Law

This chapter contains the oral histories of four individuals who lodged complaints in Strasbourg under the European Convention on Human Rights between 1985 and 2006 about discrimination on the ... More


Expectations, Motivations, and Outcomes: A Thematic Analysis of the Oral Histories

Paul Johnson

in Going to Strasbourg: An Oral History of Sexual Orientation Discrimination and the European Convention on Human Rights

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780198777618
eISBN:
9780191823176
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198777618.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, EU Law

This chapter provides an analysis of the oral histories contained in the book. The purpose of this analysis is to illuminate and examine patterns within the oral histories in order to provide an ... More


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