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The European Convention on Human Rights : achievements, problems and prospects

Author: Steven Greer
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2006.
Series: Cambridge studies in European law and policy.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book critically appraises the European Convention on Human Rights as it faces some daunting challenges. It argues that the Convention's core functions have subtly changed, particularly since the ending of the Cold War, and that these are now to articulate an 'abstract constitutional model' for the entire continent and to promote convergence in the operation of public institutions at every level of governance.  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Greer
ISBN: 052184617X 9780521846172 0521608597 9780521608596
OCLC Number: 70230668
Awards: Winner of Hart Socio-Legal Book Prize 2008
Description: xix, 365 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: The first half century --
Convention compliance --
The applications and enforcement of judgment processes --
The method of adjudication --
The jurisprudence --
Improving compliance.
Series Title: Cambridge studies in European law and policy.
Responsibility: Steven Greer.
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This book critically appraises the European Convention on Human Rights at a time of considerable change. It argues that the Convention's core functions have subtly changed, particularly since the  Read more...

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'Professor Greer's new book is wonderful. It is a much needed work, expertly and objectively appraising the history and performance of the European Convention and Court of Human Rights, and Read more...

 
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