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Beyond the European Convention: Human Rights and the Common Law

Mark Elliott.

in Current Legal Problems

January 2015; p ublished online August 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law; Jurisprudence and Philosophy of Law; Law and Society; Politics and Law. 13675 words.

Since its entry into force in 2000, the Human Rights Act 1998 has become largely synonymous with human rights adjudication in the UK. In particular, the notion of common law constitutional...

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Blaming all Women: On Regulation of Prostitution in State Socialist Czechoslovakia

Barbara Havelková.

in Oxford Journal of Legal Studies

March 2016; p ublished online August 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law; Jurisprudence and Philosophy of Law; Law and Society. 12874 words.

The article explores how Czechoslovakia reacted to the persistence of prostitution during State Socialism (1948–89) when its underlying Marxist–Leninist ideology predicted that it should...

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Building a Long-Term Services and Supports Delivery System That Works

Barbara Gage.

in Public Policy & Aging Report

June 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law and Society; Geriatric Medicine; Public Policy; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 2294 words.

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Sohail Wahedi.

in Oxford Journal of Law and Religion

June 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Religion; Law; Human Rights; Law and Society. 228 words.

Human Rights – Freedom of religion or belief – Freedom to manifest religion – General ban on expressing religious beliefs through visible symbols by school staff in province of...

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The Canadian Experience with Views of the Child Reports: A Valuable Addition to the Toolbox?

Rachel Birnbaum, Nicholas Bala and John-Paul Boyd.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

August 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Family Law; Law and Society; Politics and Law; Marriage and the Family. 10392 words.

Non-evaluative Views of the Child Reports prepared by legal or mental health professionals are an increasingly popular means of involving children in the resolution of parenting disputes in...

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Carbon Capture and Storage

Richard Macrory.

in The Oxford Handbook of Law, Regulation and Technology

July 2017; p ublished online January 2017 .

Article. Subjects: IT and Communications Law; Law and Society; Environment and Energy Law. 9351 words.

The capture and long-term storage of carbon dioxide from power plants and other industrial installations may prove a key technology in climate change abatement strategies. Regulatory...

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The Case for a General Constitutional Right to be Granted Conscientious Exemption

Yossi Nehushtan.

in Oxford Journal of Law and Religion

June 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Religion; Law; Human Rights; Law and Society. 13732 words.

Conscientious exemption is called for when a person’s conscience conflicts with the demands or the requirements of the law. Most of the academic research about the practice of granting...

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The Case for a Visualized Economic Sociology of Legal Development

Amanda Perry-Kessaris.

in Current Legal Problems

January 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Jurisprudence and Philosophy of Law; Law and Society; Politics and Law. 11655 words.

Legal development work suffers from a general lack of interdisciplinarity and from the associated dominance of economics. A more sociologically informed meta-framework, such as that offered...

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Catholic Schools Can Be Catholic

Janet Epp Buckingham.

in Oxford Journal of Law and Religion

June 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Religion; Law; Human Rights; Law and Society. 2284 words.

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Causal Uncertainty

Ernest J Weinrib.

in Oxford Journal of Legal Studies

March 2016; p ublished online July 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law; Jurisprudence and Philosophy of Law; Law and Society. 15079 words.

This article examines, from the standpoint of corrective justice, three basic situations of causal uncertainty in the law of negligence. In the first situation the uncertainty is about...

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