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Anti-Discrimination Law and the European Union

Mark Bell

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199244508
eISBN:
9780191697371
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199244508.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, EU Law

The 1999 Treaty of Amsterdam expanded significantly the legal competence of the European Union for combatting discrimination. Traditionally, EU law has concentrated on discrimination between women ... More


Engineering Equality: An Essay on European Anti-Discrimination Law

Alexander Somek

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199693375
eISBN:
9780191729737
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199693375.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law, EU Law

Anti-discrimination law increasingly appears to occupy the centre of a renewed understanding of solidarity in the European Union. Not only is it, owing to its focus on equal treatment as regards ... More


A Comparative and European Examination of National Institutions in the Field of Racism and Discrimination

Isabelle Rorive

in New Institutions for Human Rights Protection

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199570546
eISBN:
9780191705496
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199570546.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Broad EU anti-discrimination law has only recently developed, with the impetus given by the Treaty of Amsterdam. From an institutional point of view, it has had a major impact, resulting in the ... More


Direct Discrimination

Alexander Somek

in Engineering Equality: An Essay on European Anti-Discrimination Law

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199693375
eISBN:
9780191729737
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199693375.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law, EU Law

The most appealing explanation of anti-discrimination law recognises the priority of this redistributive dimension. Hence, counteracting what is called ‘systemic discrimination’ must appear to be its ... More


Introduction: Anti-Discrimination Law’s Fit into Civil Law Jurisdictions and the Factors Influencing it

Barbara Havelková and Mathias Möschel

in Anti-Discrimination Law in Civil Law Jurisdictions

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780198853138
eISBN:
9780191887451
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198853138.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The Introduction draws together the chapters’ findings in relation to the two research questions which have animated the project. The first question asked how anti-discrimination law fares in civil ... More


Reconciling Diverse Legal Traditions: Anti-Discrimination Law in the Member States

Mark Bell

in Anti-Discrimination Law and the European Union

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199244508
eISBN:
9780191697371
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199244508.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, EU Law

This chapter examines the appropriate role of the European Union (EU) in anti-discrimination law. It provides an overview of existing national legislation, philosophies, policies, and traditions that ... More


Beyond Inclusion

Alexander Somek

in Engineering Equality: An Essay on European Anti-Discrimination Law

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199693375
eISBN:
9780191729737
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199693375.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law, EU Law

Accommodation requirements do not represent one more element in the deontological tool-box of anti-discrimination law. Rather, they represent the law’s very own means of drawing out its innermost ... More


The Transformation of EU Anti-Discrimination Law

Mark Bell

in Anti-Discrimination Law and the European Union

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199244508
eISBN:
9780191697371
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199244508.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, EU Law

This chapter examines the changes in European Union (EU) anti-discrimination law and its position within the theoretical framework of European social policy. It identifies the factors that may ... More


Moral Re-engineering: the Neoliberal Predicament

Alexander Somek

in Engineering Equality: An Essay on European Anti-Discrimination Law

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199693375
eISBN:
9780191729737
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199693375.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law, EU Law

The final truth about anti-discrimination law comes to the fore in what can be called its neoliberal predicament. It is manifest in attempts to defeat the normative deficiency without transcending ... More


International and European Norms Regarding National Legal Remedies for Racial Inequality

CHRISTOPHER McCRUDDEN

in Discrimination and Human Rights: The Case of Racism

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199246038
eISBN:
9780191697531
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199246038.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter considers how far there are international or European legal norms that require, or recommend to, national authorities particular approaches to racial discrimination. It considers what ... More


Concrete or Abstract Conceptions of Discrimination?

George Rutherglen

in Philosophical Foundations of Discrimination Law

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199664313
eISBN:
9780191748486
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199664313.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter begins by discussing how prohibitions against discrimination never appear in isolation, but only as part of a surrounding legal structure that gives them form and meaning. It then ... More


Anti-Discrimination Law in Civil Law Jurisdictions

Barbara Havelková and Mathias Möschel (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780198853138
eISBN:
9780191887451
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198853138.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This edited volume explores the question of how anti-discrimination law fits into civil law jurisdictions of Europe. Anti-discrimination law, as well as much of academic literature on this topic, has ... More


How Parliament’s language affects individual rights

Matthew Williams

in How Language Works in Politics: The Impact of Vague Legislation on Policy

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781529200201
eISBN:
9781529200225
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529200201.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter examines how Parliament's use of language affects individual rights. Focusing on cases pertaining to the Race Relations Act 1976 (Amendment) Regulations 2003 and the Employment Equality ... More


Incompatibility between the ‘French Republican Model’ and Anti-Discrimination Law?: Deconstructing a Familiar Trope of Narratives of French Law

Stéphanie Hennette-Vauchez and Elsa Fondimare

in Anti-Discrimination Law in Civil Law Jurisdictions

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780198853138
eISBN:
9780191887451
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198853138.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

A form of incompatibility between the ‘Republican’ legal and political tradition and some concepts or modus operandi of anti-discrimination law is a familiar trope of French constitutional and ... More


Enforcing Anti-Discrimination Law in Greece: Courts’ Resistance and Deficiencies of Civil Litigation against Employment Discrimination

Stamatina Yannakourou and Dimitris Goulas

in Anti-Discrimination Law in Civil Law Jurisdictions

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780198853138
eISBN:
9780191887451
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198853138.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter analyses the causes of the courts’ limited role in the enforcement of anti-discrimination law in Greece. The authors identify substantive law barriers stemming from the courts’ ... More


Emerging Rights of Social Citizenship? Discrimination on Grounds of Nationality and Gender

Mark Bell

in Anti-Discrimination Law and the European Union

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199244508
eISBN:
9780191697371
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199244508.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, EU Law

This chapter examines the European Union's (EU) anti-discrimination law in light of the emergence of alternative models of social policy. The EU law covers discrimination on grounds of nationality ... More


The Pre-Eminence of the General Principle of Equality over Specific Prohibition of Discrimination on Suspect Grounds in Czechia

Barbara Havelková

in Anti-Discrimination Law in Civil Law Jurisdictions

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780198853138
eISBN:
9780191887451
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198853138.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter shows that the general principle of equality is the pre-eminent doctrine in Czechia. It is more often and more readily applied than ground-related anti-discrimination law by courts and ... More


Conversion Arguments: Antidiscrimination Law

N. Scott Arnold

in Imposing Values: Liberalism and Regulation

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195374964
eISBN:
9780199871490
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195374964.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter discusses conversion arguments for and against anti-discrimination law in all of its guises. Specifically, it discusses Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, which prohibits employment ... More


Introduction

Mark Bell

in Anti-Discrimination Law and the European Union

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199244508
eISBN:
9780191697371
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199244508.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, EU Law

This introductory chapter explains the objective of this book, which is to provide a better understanding of the forces influencing the direction and development of European Union (EU) social policy ... More


Exploring Article 13 EC

Mark Bell

in Anti-Discrimination Law and the European Union

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199244508
eISBN:
9780191697371
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199244508.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, EU Law

This chapter examines the character and legal scope of the European Union (EU) Article 13 Directive on Race or anti-discrimination law. It analyses the ability of this directive to provide a ... More


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