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The United Kingdom's statutory Bill of Rights : constitutional and comparative perspectives

Author: Roger Masterman; I Leigh
Publisher: Oxford ; New York, NY : Published for the British Academy by Oxford University Press, 2013.
Series: Proceedings of the British Academy, 183.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats

This book examines the effects of the Human Rights Act on the constitutional landscape, its effect on constitutional doctrine, and the reasoning used by judges in giving it effect. The authors study  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Congressi
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roger Masterman; I Leigh
ISBN: 9780197265376 0197265375
OCLC Number: 935314682
Notes: Contributi presentati ad una conferenza svoltasi presso British Academy nel 2010.
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Description: ix, 364 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents: The United Kingdom's Human Rights Project in constitutional and comparative perspective / Roger Masterman and Ian Leigh --
The Human Rights Act, dialogue and constitutional principles / Gavin Phillipson --
The continuation of politics, by other means : judicial dialogue under the Human Rights Act 1998 / C.R.G. Murray --
Back to the future? : judges, politicians and the Constitution in the New Scotland / Aidan O'Neill --
Deconstructing the mirror principle / Roger Masterman --
From monologue to dialogue : the relationship between UK Courts and the European Court of Human Rights / Merris Amos --
Human rights and judicial technique / Jack Beatson --
The impact of the Human Rights Act on advocacy / Babinder Singh --
Human rights and legislative surpremacy / Anthony Mason --
Australian Bills of Rights and the "New Commonwealth Model of Constitutionalism" / Simon Evans and Julia Watson --
Cross-fertilisation of constitutional ideas : the relationship between the UK Human Rights Act 1998 and the New Zealand Bill of Rights Act 1990 / Petra Butler --
A Bill of Rights for the United Kingdom? : lessons from overseas / Alice Donald --
Conservative anti-HRA rhetoric, the Bill of Rights "solution" and the role of the Bill of Rights Commission / Helen Fenwick.
Series Title: Proceedings of the British Academy, 183.
Responsibility: edited by Roger Masterman, & Ian Leigh.


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