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Judicial Review in Practice: The Reasonableness Approach and its Shortcomings

David Bilchitz

in Poverty and Fundamental Rights: The Justification and Enforcement of Socio-economic Rights

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199552160
eISBN:
9780191709456
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199552160.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter focuses on the approach of the South African Constitutional Court towards enforcing socio-economic rights. South Africa has directly justiciable, express socio-economic rights in its ... More


From the classroom to the courtroom: litigating education rights in South Africa

Jason Brickhill and Yana van Leeve

in Human Rights and Equality in Education: Comparative Perspectives on the Right to Education for Minorities and Disadvantaged Groups

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781447337638
eISBN:
9781447337676
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447337638.003.0010
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

This chapter focuses on two streams of education litigation concerning public schools in South Africa: first, cases concerning contestation over the power to formulate policy for schools in the ... More


Courts as Guarantors of Democracy

Samuel Issacharoff

in Constitutionalism: Old Dilemmas, New Insights

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780192896759
eISBN:
9780191919046
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192896759.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Comparative Law

This chapter discusses the judicial oversight of democracy. Three cases indicate how courts act as guarantors of constitutional democracy, suggesting ways they could react to current populist ... More


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