Visit our Christmas Gift Finder
Click & Collect from 2 Hours
Last Christmas Delivery Dates
Free UK Standard Delivery on orders £20 and over Order in time for Christmas 18th December 2nd Class | 19th December 1st Class Free Click & Collect to shops From 2 hours of your order*
Protecting Human Rights in the EU: Controversies and Challenges of the Charter of Fundamental Rights (Hardback)
  • Protecting Human Rights in the EU: Controversies and Challenges of the Charter of Fundamental Rights (Hardback)
zoom

Protecting Human Rights in the EU: Controversies and Challenges of the Charter of Fundamental Rights (Hardback)

(editor)
£89.99
Hardback 198 Pages / Published: 16/09/2013
  • We can order this

Usually dispatched within 3 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket

Human rights are much talked about and much written about, in academic legal literature as well as in political and other social sciences and the general political debate. This book argues that the universality of basic human rights is one of the values of the concept of rights. It points out the risk of a certain "inflation" caused by the current habit of talking so much and so often about human rights and of using them as a basis for claims of various kinds. These rights, their understanding and interpretation may need to become more "purist" to ensure that universal human rights as a concept survive.

Another chapter concentrates on the analysis of the frames of "EU protected human rights" from the perspective of effective implementation.

Further, the book not only deals with the complicated relations between the EU and international law, but also seeks to show the horizontal effect. To that end, the fears and hopes of the member states and interest groups are categorized and commented on.

Lastly, the gaps in theory and practice are addressed, current trends related to implementation are pointed out, and suggestions are made concerning how to make the best out of the Charter.

Publisher: Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG
ISBN: 9783642389016
Number of pages: 198
Weight: 479 g
Dimensions: 235 x 155 x 13 mm
Edition: 2014 ed.

You may also be interested in...

Propaganda and the Public Mind
Added to basket
Crimes Against Humanity
Added to basket
Feminism: A Very Short Introduction
Added to basket
Once They Moved Like The Wind 49
Added to basket
The New Cold War
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback
Glencoe and the Indians
Added to basket
Half The Sky
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
Headscarves and Hymens
Added to basket
Desert Flower
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
On Liberty
Added to basket
£4.99
Paperback
Rights of Man
Added to basket
£6.99
Paperback
The Zhivago Affair
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback
You Can't Read This Book
Added to basket
On Liberty And Utilitarianism
Added to basket
Understanding Power
Added to basket
£16.99
Paperback

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.