Principles and Doctrines: Standards, Reasons, and Bias

D. J. Galligan

in Due Process and Fair Procedures

Published in print January 1997 | ISBN: 9780198256762
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191681660 | DOI:
Principles and Doctrines: Standards, Reasons, and Bias

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This chapter examines several aspects of procedural fairness that are of particular interest, and which are the basis for a number of legal principles and doctrines. It considers the setting of standards, the giving of reasons, and the idea of impartiality on the part of the officials. The one common factor is that all involve standards of fair treatment and raise issues of procedural fairness.

Keywords: procedural fairness; standards; reasons; impartiality; fair treatment

Chapter.  15373 words. 

Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration

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