Essays about: "socio-legal values"

Found 3 essays containing the words socio-legal values.

  1. 1. Humanizing (Anti)corruption: The socio-legal values of a human rights-based approach to corruption

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Bruna de Castro e Silva; [2019-09-03]
    Keywords : human rights-based approach; corruption; economic and social rights; justicia-bility; socio-legal values; social harm; inequality; legal empowerment; Human rights;

    Abstract : This master’s thesis intends to contribute to the current academic and policy debate on the values of determining whether a particular human rights violation was caused by a corrupt behavior; and to defend a human rights-based approach to corruption, based on its added socio-legal values. With this purpose, it analyzes and compares the legal reasoning and socio-legal dynamics of three human rights court cases involving and not involving corruption. READ MORE

  2. 2. Humanitarian Values on Trial: Legal Cases relating to Humanitarian Protection at the Migration Court in Stockholm

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Andreas Papaioannou; [2019]
    Keywords : Sweden; humanitarian superpower; new humanitarian actors; Migration Court in Stockholm; humanitarian values; Discursive Social Psychology; effortfulness; legalisation of politics; judicialisation of humanitarian protection.;

    Abstract : Purpose: The paper’s purpose is to critically discuss how a government institution, the Migration Court in Stockholm, interprets the law and how this interpretation reflects value choices and value priorities.  Methodology/Design: The present paper employs qualitative research methods focusing on discursive social psychology and the interpretative repertoire of “effortfulness”. READ MORE

  3. 3. The European Convention on Human Rights in Sweden: Legal Practice and Legal Theory Analysed

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Rättssociologiska institutionen

    Author : Dan Sallander; [2018]
    Keywords : European Court of Human Rights; European Convention on Human Rights; Sweden; domestic courts; Roscoe Pound; Science General;

    Abstract : The European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) has been part of Swedish domestic law since 1995 and the Swedish government and the Supreme Courts of Sweden asserts that Swedish courts implemented it. However, the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) have judged Sweden 61 times for violating the ECHR, including eight judgments regarding Article 3 (prohibition of torture). READ MORE