By (author) Professor Conor Anthony Gearty
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Civil Liberties by Professor Conor Anthony Gearty
Book DescriptionThis book provides a fresh, clear, and stimulating approach to civil liberties by tying the law and practice of the subject firmly to democratic and political rights. The author examines the key civil liberties of our democratic age: the right to vote; the rights to life, liberty and security of the person; the freedoms of thought, conscience, expression, association and assembly; the prohibition on torture and inhuman and degrading treatment; and discusses the contemporary challenges that civil liberties face, including globalisation and the war on terror.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780199283002
(215mm x 138mm x 13mm)
Imprint: Oxford University Press
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish Date: 13-Sep-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Professor Conor Anthony Gearty
On Fantasy Island, Hardback (September 2016)
The repeal of the Human Rights Act is one of the major political questions of our day. In an engaging insight into the fantasies and myths driving the case for repeal, Conor Gearty defends the importance of the HRA and debunks the arguments that would see a UK Bill of Rights. An essential book for all readers who want to be informed on the debate.
Meanings of Rights, Hardback (May 2014)
Leading intellectuals examine the theory of rights from philosophical, theological, historical, literary and political perspectives.
Cambridge Companion to Human Rights Law, Hardback (November 2012)
Captures the essence of the multi-layered subject of human rights law in a way that is authoritative, critical and scholarly.
Liberty and Security, Paperback (February 2012)» View all books by Professor Conor Anthony Gearty
* A major new book examining the interconnections between freedom and security, and the way these are affected by ever-increasing inequalities.
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Author Biography - Professor Conor Anthony Gearty
Conor Gearty is Rausing of the Centre for the Study of Human Rights and Professor of Human Rights Law at LSE. He has published widely on terrorism, civil liberties and human rights. He is also a barrister and was a founder member of Matrix chambers from where he continues to practice. He has been a frequent adviser to judges, practitioners and public authorities on the implications of the UK Human Rights Act, and has frequently lectured at home and abroad on the topic of human rights. He has appeared in human rights cases in the House of Lords, the Court of Appeal and the High Court.
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