Civil Liberties and Human Rights in England and Wales by David FeldmanCivil Liberties and Human Rights in England and Wales by David Feldman

Civil Liberties and Human Rights in England and Wales

byDavid Feldman

Paperback | February 1, 2002

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Written by one of the most highly respected academics on this field, this authoritative textbook provides a detailed account of the English law of civil liberties and human rights. It takes full account of the jurisprudence of the European Convention on Human Rights; discusses key legislationsuch as the Freedom of Information Act 2000; and analyses key cases including the conjoined twins and various cases involving immigrants and prisoners. The result is a coherent, detailed and comprehensive text for students and a valuable reference work for practitioners, and those interested in theprotection of human rights and individual freedoms.
David Feldman is Rouse Ball Professor of English Law, and Acting Director, Centre for Public Law
Title:Civil Liberties and Human Rights in England and WalesFormat:PaperbackPublished:February 1, 2002Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198765037

ISBN - 13:9780198765035

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Table of Contents

PART I. PUTTING VALUES INTO PRACTICE: THE NATURE OF CIVIL LIBERTIES AND HUMAN RIGHTSc Some Basic Values: Civil Liberties, Human Rights, and Autonomyc Ways of Identifying and Protecting Rights and LibertiesPART II. LIFE, LIBERTY, AND PHYSICAL INTEGRITYc Equality and Dignityc The Right to Lifec Other Rights to Bodily Integrityc Freedom From Arbitrary Stop, Search and Detentionc Rights Under Restraint: Detention of Prisoners and Patientsc Freedom of Movement Into and Out of BritainPART III. PRIVACYc The Scope of Legal Privacyc Freedom From Unreasonable Entries, Searches, Seizures, and Surveillancec Protecting Confidencesc Sex, Sexual Activity and Family LifePART IV. EXPRESSIONc Freedom of Expressionc Media Freedomc Restricting Expression to Protect the Security of the Statec Restricting Expression to Protect Mixed Public and Private Interests: Blasphemy, Obscenity and Indecencyc Restricting Expression to Further a Public Interest: Contempt of Courtc Protest and Public Orderc Human Rights, Liberty, and Political Will