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Out of sync: The failed translation of international human rights in the creation of the UK Human Rights Act.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Human Rights. Jul-Aug2020, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p325-343. 19p.

Abstract: One of the key challenges in the domestic implementation of international human rights norms and standards is to adapt and translate them in such a way that they become locally accepted while retaining their transformative potential. Contrary to the co...

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"GREENING" THE CHARTER: SECTION 7 AND THE RIGHT TO A HEALTHY ENVIRONMENT.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Dalhousie Journal of Legal Studies. 2019, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p245-285. 41p.

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Abstract: Canada is among one of the few remaining United Nations member states that does not have a constitutionally protected right to a healthy environment. Amid concerns about climate change and its impact on human health and well-being, the Constitution has...

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Las constituciones, una de las fuentes del sistema internacional de los derechos humanos. A los 70 años de la Declaración Universal de los Derechos Humanos y su relación con la laicidad de los Estados.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Pensamiento Constitucional. 2017, Vol. 22 Issue 22, p229-241. 13p.

Abstract: A los 70 años de la Declaración Universal de los Derechos Humanos, considerando que es el documento fundamental para la elaboración de los instrumentos jurídicos internacionales y regionales de los derechos humanos y que en el ordenamiento peruano en v...

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Bitácora de los días costituyentes.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Cotidiano - Revista de la Realidad Mexicana. may/jun2017, Vol. 32 Issue 203, p87-93. 7p.

Abstract: Para conocer las impresiones que dejaron los trabajos de la Asamblea Constituyente, la cual dio un paso adelante en lo que respecta a una nueva relación con los ciudadanos, pero también en cuanto a la dignificación de los derechos de los pueblos indíge...

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The Bill of Rights, 1689 and 1998.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): History Today. Sep98, Vol. 48 Issue 9, p10. 3p. 1 Color Photograph, 4 Black and White Photographs.

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Abstract: Discusses the British Bill of Rights, 1998 and looks at its precedent, the Bill of Rights, 1689. Aims of both Bill of Rights; Clauses contained in the Bill of Rights, 1689; Objections to a British Bill of Rights.

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Elite Supply 'Blockages' and the Failure of National Bill of Rights Initiatives in Australia: A Comparative Westminster Analysis.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Commonwealth & Comparative Politics. Jul2008, Vol. 46 Issue 3, p341-364. 24p. 1 Graph.

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Abstract: This article examines why Australia remains the only country in the Westminster world not to have adopted a national Bill of Rights. It is argued that an explanation based on allegedly inherently weak demand for such initiatives is at best incomplete. ...

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The Political Science of Human Rights.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): British Journal of Political Science. Jul2005, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p549-572. 24p.

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Abstract: The article focuses on the political science of human rights. Human rights have long been a direct or indirect substantive topic in modern political science and, in particular, the study of human rights represents an important nexus between traditional...

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Rights 2.0.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Foreign Policy. Jan/Feb2015, Issue 210, p66-67. 2p.

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Abstract: The article looks at human rights and constitutional law in the areas of information and Internet access. The author expresses the view that as Internet access becomes increasingly necessary to full participation in the world, it should be recognized a...

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DOCUMENTS ON DEMOCRACY.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Democracy. Oct2005, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p182-185. 4p.

Abstract: Presents excerpts related to speeches on politics. Views of Bronislaw Geremek, foreign minister of Poland, about communism; Conditions of politics in Poland and the information related to the Polish movements; Solidarity of the people of Burma and thei...

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