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Human rights in private law

Author: Daniel Friedmann; Daphne Barak-Erez
Publisher: Oxford : Hart, 2001.
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In this book the expansion of human right legislation in national and international law is examined from theoretical and comparative perspectives.


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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Human rights in private law.
Oxford : Hart, 2001
Online version:
Human rights in private law.
Oxford : Hart, 2001
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Friedmann; Daphne Barak-Erez
ISBN: 1841132136 9781841132136 1841132543 9781841132549
OCLC Number: 47637161
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xxi, 393 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Introduction / Daniel Friedmann and Daphne Barak-Erez --
2. Constitutional human rights and private law / Aharon Barak --
3. Constitutional values and private law in Canada / Lorraine E. Weinrib and Ernest J. Weinrib --
4. Determining the stakes: binding and non-binding bills of rights / Anton Fagan --
5. Human rights and private law in German constitutional development and in the jurisdiction of the Federal Constitutional Court / Christian Starck --
6. Importing constitutional values through blanket clauses / Andreas Heldrich and Gebhard M. Rehm --
7. The impact of the Human Rights Act 1998 on English tort and contract law / Hugh Beale and Nicola Pittman --
8. The European Convention of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms and German private law / Reinhard Ellger --
9. Freedom of contract, human rights and human dignity / Roger Brownsword --
10. Equality of opportunity and private law / Peter Benson --
11. Property rights, public policy and the limits of the legal power to discriminate / Amnon Reichman --
12. Enforcement of employment contracts and the anti-slavery norm / Todd D. Rakoff --
13. Human rights and the employment relationship: a look through the prism of juridification / Guy Mundlak --
14. Negligence and human rights: reconsidering Osman / Ewan McKendrick --
15. Horizontal equality and the law of torts / Ofer Grosskopf --
16. Privacy in the digital age: vanishing in cyberspace? / Gebhard M. Rehm.
Responsibility: edited by Daniel Friedmann and Daphne Barak-Erez.


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'Human Rights in Private Law' is the only comprehensive book which addresses the problem of constitutional rights in private law in general from the theoretical and comparative perspective and Read more...

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