1 online resource (xxxv, 323 p.) : ill.
9781472563323 online 9781841134864 paperback 9781847310804 PDF
Essays in European law.
Essays based on papers originally presented at a conference organized by the editors to mark the European Year of Disabled People, 2003.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction / Anna Lawson and Caroline Gooding Disability and human rights : the persistent oxymoron / Richard Light The dog that didn't bark : the issue of access to rights under the European Convention on Human Rights by disabled people / Luke Clements and Janet Read Reasonable accommodations and positive obligations in the European Convention on Human Rights / Olivier de Schutter Hate speech and disabled people : some comparative constitutional thoughts / Ian Cram Disability discrimination law : a global comparative approach / Theresia Degener Implementing the disability provisions of the framework employment directive : room for exercising national discretion / Lisa Waddington
Open for all? Disability discrimination laws in Europe relating to goods and services / Caroline Gooding and Catherine Casserley Reflections on inclusion and accommodation in childhood education : from international standard setting to national implementation / Jacqueline Schoonheim and David Ruebain Promoting disability equality after the Treaty of Amsterdam : new legal directions and practical expansion strategies / Aart Hendriks Disability equality : a challenge to the existing anti-discrimination paradigm? / Sandra Friedman A new generation of equality legislation? Positive duties and disability rights / Colm O'Cinneide The GB Disability Rights Commission and strategic law enforcement : transcending the common law mind / Nick O'Brien Mind the gap! Normality, difference and the danger of disablement through law / Anna Lawson.