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Religious Liberty in International Human Rights Law

Kristine Kalanges

in Religious Liberty in Western and Islamic Law

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199859467
eISBN:
9780199933518
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199859467.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

Freedom of religion did not become a legal reality until the modern era (e.g., through the First Amendment), and even as late as the Second World War, one global study declared a total absence of “a ... More


The Advocate General and human rights standards

Noreen Burrows

in The Advocate General and EC Law

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199299003
eISBN:
9780191715037
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199299003.003.0003
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter examines the role of the Advocate General within the context of human rights. It discusses the case-law of the European Court of Human Rights. It then considers the single occasion on ... More


The Convention of 1950 and Key Features of its Subsequent Evolution

Ed Bates

in The Evolution of the European Convention on Human Rights: From Its Inception to the Creation of a Permanent Court of Human Rights

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199207992
eISBN:
9780191728440
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199207992.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, EU Law

The chapter begins by reflecting on the significance of the ECHR from the perspective of international law in 1950. It closely examines the substantive text of the ECHR as well as the original scheme ... More


Constitutional Patriotism and the Right to Privacy: A Comparison of the European Court of Justice and the European Court of Human Rights

Francesca Bignami

in New Technologies and Human Rights

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199562572
eISBN:
9780191705328
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199562572.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter examines the jurisprudence of two European courts — the European Court of Human Rights and the European Court of Justice — on the right to privacy to scrutinize Europe's emerging ... More


Human Rights

Iain McLean

in What's Wrong with the British Constitution?

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199546954
eISBN:
9780191720031
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199546954.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, UK Politics

Creation of the Council of Europe in the shadow of Nuremburg. History of gradual UK incorporation. European Court of Human Rights. Human Rights Act 1998. Human rights and unpopular minorities. Growth ... More


Companies and the Structure of Convention Protection

Marius Emberland

in The Human Rights of Companies: Exploring the Structure of ECHR Protection

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199289837
eISBN:
9780191700545
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199289837.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter explores whether corporate human rights protection is in agreement with the basic structures of European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) protection. It suggests a foundation upon which ... More


Enlargement of the Council of Europe and Constitutionalization of the European Court of Human Rights

Wojciech Sadurski

in Constitutionalism and the Enlargement of Europe

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199696789
eISBN:
9780191741722
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199696789.003.0002
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Philosophy of Law

The accession of Central and Eastern European states into the Council of Europe and therefore the European Court of Human Rights system, prompted a shift of the European Court of Human Rights towards ... More


Freedom of Religion and Belief in International Law: A Comparative Analysis *

Urfan Khaliq

in Islamic Law and International Human Rights Law

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199641444
eISBN:
9780191741104
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199641444.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Comparative Law

This chapter provides an overview of the protection afforded to freedom of religion and belief under international law and discerns some trends as to how the rights are being interpreted and applied. ... More


The Convention’s ‘Coming of Age’ (The 1990s and Protocol 11)

Ed Bates

in The Evolution of the European Convention on Human Rights: From Its Inception to the Creation of a Permanent Court of Human Rights

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199207992
eISBN:
9780191728440
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199207992.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, EU Law

The chapter examines the situation of the ECHR in the 1990s, up to 1998, when Protocol 11 entered into force. The first part addresses the higher profile of the ECHR system and its Court in the ... More


The Evolution of the European Convention on Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

Ed Bates

in The Evolution of the European Convention on Human Rights: From Its Inception to the Creation of a Permanent Court of Human Rights

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199207992
eISBN:
9780191728440
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199207992.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, EU Law

This chapter provides an overview of the story of the evolution of the European Convention on Human Rights. It comments on the current crisis facing the Court. It then discusses the origins of the ... More


Assessing the Impact of the ECHR on National Legal Systems

Helen Keller and Alec Stone Sweet

in A Europe of Rights: The Impact of the ECHR on National Legal Systems

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199535262
eISBN:
9780191715723
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199535262.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter discusses the impact of the ECHR in 18 national legal orders. Topics covered include the reception of the ECHR into domestic law and practice, inputs into the ECHR legal system ... More


The Human Rights of Religious Associations

Julian Rivers

in The Law of Organized Religions: Between Establishment and Secularism

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199226108
eISBN:
9780191594243
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199226108.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter provides an historical and systematic account of the human rights of religious associations. Against the background of diverse ways in which international law engages with religion, it ... More


The Evolution of the Convention System through to 1990

Ed Bates

in The Evolution of the European Convention on Human Rights: From Its Inception to the Creation of a Permanent Court of Human Rights

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199207992
eISBN:
9780191728440
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199207992.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, EU Law

The chapter begins by providing an overview of the expansion of the Strasbourg jurisprudence in the 1980s. It then examines how the ECHR system further evolved over the same period, focussing on ... More


Proposals for a Convention to Safeguard Europe from Tyranny and Oppression?

Ed Bates

in The Evolution of the European Convention on Human Rights: From Its Inception to the Creation of a Permanent Court of Human Rights

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199207992
eISBN:
9780191728440
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199207992.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, EU Law

This chapter examines the origins and first proposals for a European Convention on Human rights, as well as the origins of the Council of Europe. It discusses the first proposals for a European Court ... More


Human Rights in Criminal Proceedings

Stefan Trechsel

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199271207
eISBN:
9780191709623
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199271207.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Criminal Law and Criminology

During the last 50 years, interest in human rights has grown dramatically. While newspapers focus mainly on dramatic issues such as unlawful killing, torture, disappearances, or violations of freedom ... More


Legal Framework and Practice

Helen Keller, Magdalena Forowicz, and Lorenz Engi

in Friendly Settlements before the European Court of Human Rights: Theory and Practice

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199600977
eISBN:
9780191595820
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199600977.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, EU Law

This chapter describes the standard development of a case that arrives in Strasbourg to show the various opportunities for the settlement of a case in the different phases of the proceedings. The ... More


Introduction

Marius Emberland

in The Human Rights of Companies: Exploring the Structure of ECHR Protection

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199289837
eISBN:
9780191700545
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199289837.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This book investigates the ways in which human rights articulate with business law and practice, adopting as a facilitatory starting point approaches to the issue common in international law and ... More


Rights

Paul Craig

in EU Administrative Law

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199568628
eISBN:
9780191739415
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199568628.003.0016
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The Lisbon Treaty rendered the Charter of Fundamental Rights legally binding, thereby resolving an issue that had been left open since the Charter was initially drafted almost a decade earlier. The ... More


The Drafting of the Convention by the Governments of the Council of Europe (February–November 1950)

Ed Bates

in The Evolution of the European Convention on Human Rights: From Its Inception to the Creation of a Permanent Court of Human Rights

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199207992
eISBN:
9780191728440
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199207992.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, EU Law

This chapter addresses the drafting of the ECHR by the governments of the Council of Europe. It starts with an examination of the approach to the ECHR taken by the Committee of Ministers in late ... More


Introduction

George Letsas

in A Theory of Interpretation of the European Convention on Human Rights

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199203437
eISBN:
9780191707773
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199203437.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Philosophy of Law

The aim of this book is to discuss the most abstract and general issues that the interpretation of the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) raises. The more important the ECHR becomes in ... More


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