Textbook on Civil Liberties and Human Rights by Richard StoneTextbook on Civil Liberties and Human Rights by Richard Stone

Textbook on Civil Liberties and Human Rights

byRichard Stone

Paperback | May 3, 2014

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Textbook on Civil Liberties and Human Rights provides a straightforward and stimulating account of this fascinating area of law which has proved popular with lecturers and students.This essential textbook covers all the main topics taught on undergraduate civil liberties and human rights modules. It provides thorough, critical coverage of crucial areas such as police powers, freedom of expression, terrorism, and public order. A thematic approach is adopted throughout, helpingstudents to appreciate the overlap and interconnected nature of the subject, and the close association between the different articles of the European Convention.
Richard Stone is Professor of Law at the University of Lincoln. He has over 30 years experience in teaching and writing on civil liberties issues.
Title:Textbook on Civil Liberties and Human RightsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:592 pages, 9.69 × 6.73 × 0.03 inPublished:May 3, 2014Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0198701551

ISBN - 13:9780198701552

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction2. The Human Rights Act 1998: Overview3. Personal Liberty (Article 5) I: Stop, Search, and Arrest4. Personal Liberty (Article 5) II: Detention and Questioning5. Right to a Fair Trial: Article 66. Article 8: Right to Respect for Private Life7. Freedom of Expression (Article 10) I: Official Secrets and Freedom of Information8. Freedom of Expression (Article 10) II: Obscenity and Indecency9. Freedom of Assembly and Public Order10. Terrorism and Human Rights11. Extradition and Deportation12. Freedom from Discrimination (Article 14)

Editorial Reviews

`Review from previous edition 'It provides an excellent foundation for students' understanding of key, complex, ever developing areas of human rights law and provides a solid foundation for students to build on in their studies.''Sarah Willis, Senior Lecturer in Law, University of Northampton.