Essays about: "legal responsibility"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 243 essays containing the words legal responsibility.

  1. 1. Group Agents and Moral Responsibility : An Analysis of the Theory of Group Agency Given by List and Pettit

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Avdelningen för filosofi, historia, konst och religion

    Author : Anton Skott; [2021]
    Keywords : Christian List; Philip Pettit; group agency; group agent responsibility;

    Abstract : In this essay I discuss if groups can be morally responsible agents over and above the responsibility of their individual members. I consider an important collectivist theory given by List and Pettit arguing that groups can be responsible over its members. READ MORE

  2. 2. Access to Asylum in the EU - Externalizing Borders and Shifting Responsibility

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Santiago Wilkman; [2020]
    Keywords : EU law; Migration law; Asylum law; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to research the access to asylum within the EU and how this is regulated in the EU legal system. At the center are the European Courts and their interpretation of the law concerning access to asylum. READ MORE

  3. 3. Att bemöta våldsutsatta djur och människor : förekomst av handlingsplaner på smådjurskliniker i Sverige

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Sissi Carlsson; Elna Käll; [2020]
    Keywords : våld; våld i nära relationer; våld mot djur; sambandet; handlingsplan; hot; djur; husdjur; vanvård; misshandel;

    Abstract : Att våld i nära relationer korrelerar med våld mot djur är väl belagt i internationell forskning och är ett växande forskningsområde inom Sverige. Det anses finnas vissa svårigheter att från klinikernas sida inkludera djurägares levnadsförhållanden i anamnestagningen, då djurägares välfärd inte är klinikens primära ansvarsområde. READ MORE

  4. 4. Search and Rescue as Politics of International Law: Assessing Italy’s Obligations towards Migrants in Distress at Sea

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Marie Lorenzen; [2020]
    Keywords : extraterritorialization; TWAIL; migration control; refugee law; search and rescue;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the extent to which Italy can instrumentalize international law to eschew protection responsibilities for migrants in distress at sea. In doing so, this study delimits itself by focusing on three legal cases: Aquarius, Hirsi Jamaa, and GLAN. READ MORE

  5. 5. Indigenous Peoples' Right to Land and Natural Resources When Companies Act In Their Traditional Territory: An Enquire of International Human Rights Systems with a Focus on the Inter-American Court of Human Rights and the African Regional System of Human Rights

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Luiza De Freitas Lima Fernandes; [2020]
    Keywords : International Human Rights Law; Indigenous Peoples; Business and Human Rights; Inter-American Court of human Rights; African Regional System of Human Rights; Right to Land; International Law; Indigenous Rights; Communal Property; Non-State Actors; Regional Systems of Human Rights Protection; UNGPs; Private Companies; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis approaches how International Human Rights Law is addressing the protection of indigenous peoples’ right to land when States give concessions for companies to act inside indigenous traditional territory. Cases of harmful conducts committed by companies in indigenous territory are continuously happening around the world. READ MORE