Call for papers: The Body and Human Rights

Call for papers: The Body and Human Rights

CALL FOR PAPERS Hosted by Brunel University London’s Global Lives Research Centre, Knowing Our Rights research project, and Britain in Europe think tank. Convened by Dimitrios Giannoulopoulos and Meredith Jones In recent decades the body has become a major area of...

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What Rights? Whose Responsibilities?

What Rights? Whose Responsibilities?

This piece by Prof Julian Petley on 'What Rights? Whose Responsibilities?', published in the journal 'Soundings', was written shortly after the Ministry of Justice in 2009 produced its Green Paper Rights and Responsibilities: Developing Our Constitutional Framework,...

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Brexit’s long shadow on the ECHR

Brexit’s long shadow on the ECHR

A report in the Telegraph last week suggests that Theresa May is expected to make no mention in the Conservative election manifesto of pulling out of the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR). This news will bring respite to all those commentators – academics,...

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