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The Role of Courts in the Implementation of Economic, Social and Cultural Rights: A Right to Health Case Study

Hunt, PH and Khosla, R (2009) The Role of Courts in the Implementation of Economic, Social and Cultural Rights: A Right to Health Case Study. UNSPECIFIED. The Foundation for Law, Justice and Society, University of Oxford, Oxford.

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Abstract

This policy brief sets out some of the recent case law on the right to the highest attainable standard of health and argues that this jurisprudence exposes the unnecessarily narrow construction of the social contract. The boundaries of the social contract can be expanded to encompass not only the civil and political elements, but also the social.

Item Type: Monograph (UNSPECIFIED)
Subjects: K Law > K Law (General)
R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
Divisions: Faculty of Humanities > Law, School of
Depositing User: Jim Jamieson
Date Deposited: 28 Nov 2012 13:43
Last Modified: 17 Aug 2017 18:06
URI: http://repository.essex.ac.uk/id/eprint/4427

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