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Discrimination Law: Theory & Context, Text and Materials
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DISCRIMINATION LAW: THEORY & CONTEXT, TEXT AND MATERIALS

PAPERBACK BY BAMFORTH, NICHOLAS; MALIK, MALEIHA; O'CINNEIDE, COLM

£41.95

ISBN
9780421554405
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SWEET & MAXWELL
 
 
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PUBLISHER
SWEET & MAXWELL LTD
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FORMAT
PAPERBACK
PAGES
1368 pages
PUBLICATION DATE
25 MAR 2008

DESCRIPTION

* Utilises a text and materials format accompanied by extensive author commentary integrating both the theory and law* Adopts a comparative and constitutional approach to discrimination law* Provides a comprehensive exposition of anti-discrimination law, comparing domestic law, EU law, the European Convention on Human Rights, and US, Canadian and South African law* Places the law in context by considering the history of anti-discrimination protections and their political and philosophical justifications* Vital for students and academics in the fields of employment law, anti-discrimination law, civil liberties, human rights and constitutional law

CONTENTS

Key Issues and Questions in Discrimination Law; Sources and Scope of Domestic Discrimination Law; Theoretical Justifications for Discrimination Law; Direct Discrimination; Indirect Discrimination; Justifying Positive Action; Implementing Positive Action; Harassment, Hate Crimes and Hate Speech; Multiple Discrimination and Intersectionality; Sex Discrimination; Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Discrimination; Race Discrimination; Religious Discrimination Maleiha Malik; Disability Discrimination; Age Discrimination; Individual Remedies; Collective Remedies and Extra Legal Strategies.