Social Rights as Fundamental Rights: XIXth International Congress of Comparative Law / Le XIXe Congres International de droit compare

Social Rights as Fundamental Rights: XIXth International Congress of Comparative Law / Le XIXe Congres International de droit compare

by Krzysztof Wojtyczek (Editor)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789462366206
Publisher: Eleven International Publishing
Publication date: 02/29/2016
Pages: 516
Product dimensions: 6.80(w) x 9.60(h) x 1.40(d)

Table of Contents

1 Introduction Krzysztof Wojtyczek 1

2 Social Rights in Austria Harald Eberhard 9

2.1 Social Rights in Austrian Legal Scholarship 9

2.2 Constitutional Protection of Social Rights and Protection of Social Rights under Other Constitutional Rules and Principles 12

2.3 Social Rights and the Constitutions of the Federal States of Austria 15

2.4 Impact of the International Protection of Social Rights 16

2.5 Social Rights in Ordinary Legislation 16

3 Les droits sociaux au Canada Mirja A. Trilsch 19

3.1 Introduction 19

3.2 La protection constitutionnelle des droits sociaux 20

3.3 La protection des droits sociaux sur le fondement d'autres règles et principes constitutionnels 25

3.4 La justiciabilité des droits sociaux 28

3.5 Les droits sociaux dans la doctrine nationale 36

3.6 L'impact de la protection internationale des droits sociaux 38

3.7 Les droits sociaux dans la législation ordinaire 43

3.8 Garanties institutionnelles des droits sociaux 45

3.9 Les droits sociaux et le droit comparé 46

4 Social Rights in the Republic of Cyprus Constantinos Kombos 57

4.1 Introduction 57

4.2 Social Rights and the Cypriot Paradigm 58

4.3 Identification, Hierarchical Status and Effectiveness of Protection for Social Rights: The Perspective of the Juridical Approach 62

4.4 The Implementation and Supervision Mechanisms Available in the Cypriot Legal Order for Protecting Social Rights: Judicial Structure and Protection Framework 75

4.5 Identification of General Principles and Trends Emerging from the Case Law 78

4.6 Conclusion 86

5 Social Rights in the Czech Republic Jan Kratochvíl 87

5.1 Social Rights in National Legal Scholarship 87

5.2 Constitutional Protection of Social Rights 89

5.3 Protection of Social Rights under Other Constitutional Rules and Principles 95

5.4 Impact of the International Protection of Social Rights 97

5.5 Social Rights in Ordinary Legislation 101

5.6 Justiciability of Social Rights 104

5.7 Institutional Guarantees of Social Rights 108

5.8 Social Rights and Comparative Law 109

6 Social Rights in Denmark Helle Krunke Stine Hellqvist Frey 111

6.1 Social Rights in National Legal Scholarship 111

6.2 Constitutional Protection of Social Rights 116

6.3 Protection of Social Rights Under Other Constitutional Rules and Principles 121

6.4 Impact of the International Protection of Social Rights 124

6.5 Social Rights in Ordinary Legislation 132

6.6 Justiciability of Social Rights 134

6.7 Institutional Guarantees of Social Rights 137

6.8 Social Rights and Comparative Law 138

7 Les droits sociaux en France Thierry Rambaud 141

7.1 Les droits sociaux dans la doctrine nationale 143

7.2 La Protection constitutionnelle des droits sociaux 146

7.3 La protection des droits sociaux sur le plan international 149

7.4 La protection des droits sociaux dans la législation ordinaire 150

7.5 La garantie institutionnelle des droits sociaux 154

8 Social Rights in Germany Eberhard Eichenhofer 159

8.1 Social Rights in German Legal Scholarship 159

8.2 Constitutional Protection of Social Rights 160

8.3 Protection of Social Rights under Other Constitutional Principles and Rules 163

8.4 Impact of the International Protection of Social Rights 165

8.5 Social Rights in Ordinary Legislation 167

8.6 Justiciability of Social Rights 168

8.7 International Guarantees of Social Rights 168

8.8 Social Rights in Comparative Law 169

9 Social Rights in Hungary Tímea Drinóczi Gábor Juhász 171

9.1 Social Rights in National Legal Scholarship 172

9.2 Constitutional Protection of Social Rights 174

9.3 Protection of Social Rights Under Other Constitutional Rules and Principles 194

9.4 Impact of the International Protection of Social Rights 196

9.5 Social Rights in Ordinary Legislation 198

9.6 Justiciability of Social Rights 199

9.7 Institutional Guarantees of Social Rights 201

9.8 Social Rights and Comparative Law 202

9.9 Bibliography 204

10 Social rights in Italy Giuseppe Franco Ferrari 207

10.1 Social rights in the Italian Constitution: an introduction 207

10.2 The right to education 209

10.3 The right to social security 213

10.4 The right to housing 218

10.5 The right to health 220

10.6 The effective guarantee of social rights 223

10.7 Social rights in the Italian legal scholarship: theoretical roots and contemporary developments 225

11 Social Rights in Japan Toru Nakajima 229

11.1 Introduction - Social Rights as Addressed by National Legal Scholarship in Japan 229

11.2 Constitutional Protection of Social Rights in Japan 230

11.3 Protection of Social Rights Under Other Constitutional Rules and Principles 233

11.4 Impact of International Protection of Social Rights 236

11.5 Social Rights in Ordinary Legislation 242

11.6 Justiciability of Social Rights 244

11.7 Institutional Guarantees of Social Rights 245

11.8 Social Rights and Comparative Law 245

12 Social Rights in Poland Janusz Trzcinski Michal Szwast 249

12.1 Social Rights in National Legal Scholarship 249

12.2 Constitutional Protection of Social Rights 250

12.3 Protection of Social Rights under Other Constitutional Rules and Principles 256

12.4 Impact of the International Protection of Social Rights 258

12.5 Social Rights in Ordinary Legislation 261

12.6 Justiciability of Social Rights 262

12.7 Institutional Guarantees of Social Rights 263

12.8 Social Rights and Comparative Law 264

13 Social Rights in Portugal Jorge Pereira da Silva Tito Rendas 265

13.1 Social Rights in National Legal Scholarship 265

13.2 The Constitutional Protection of Social Rights 276

13.3 The Protection of Social Rights under Other Constitutional Rules and Principles 285

13.4 The Impact of the International Protection of Social Rights 287

13.5 Social Rights in Ordinary Legislation 291

13.6 The Justiciability of Social Rights 293

13.7 Institutional Guarantees of Social Rights 296

13.8 Social Rights and Comparative Law 297

14 Social Rights in Romania Bianca Selejan-Gutan 299

14.1 Social Rights in National Legal Scholarship 299

14.2 Constitutional Protection of Social Rights 299

14.3 Protection of Social Rights under Other Constitutional Rules and Principles 308

14.4 Impact of the International Protection of Social Rights 310

What are the most important social rights cases brought from your country to international rights protecting bodies? 312

14.5 Social Rights in Ordinary Legislation 314

14.6 Justiciability of Social Rights 315

14.7 Institutional Guarantees of Social Rights 316

14.8 Social Rights and Comparative Law 317

15 Social Rights in the Republic of South Africa Letlhokwa George Mpedi 319

15.1 Introduction 319

15.2 Socio-economic Rights in National Legal Scholarship 319

15.3 Constitutional Protection of Socio-economic Rights 320

15.4 Protection of Socio-economic Rights under Other Constitutional Rules 325

15.5 Impact of the International Protection of Socio-economic Rights 326

15.6 Socio-economic Rights in Ordinary Legislation 328

15.7 Justiciability of Socio-economic Rights 329

15.8 Institutional Guarantees of Socio-economic Rights 331

15.9 Socio-economic Rights and Comparative Law 334

16 Social Rights in Spain José María Rodríguez de Santiago Luis Medina Alcoz 337

16.1 Social Rights in National Legal Scholarship 337

16.2 Constitutional Protection of Social Rights 345

16.3 Protection of Social Rights under Other Constitutional Rules and Principles 352

16.4 Impact of the International Protection of Social Rights 355

16.5 Social Rights in Ordinary Legislation 357

16.6 Justiciability of Social Rights 357

16.7 Institutional Guarantees of Social Rights 359

16.8 Social Rights and Comparative Law 361

17 Social Rights in Sweden Gunilla Edelstam 363

17.1 Social Rights in National Legal Scholarship 363

17.2 Constitutional Protection of Social Rights 372

17.3 Protection of Social Rights under Other Constitutional Rules and Principles 375

17.4 Impact of the International Protection of Social Rights 376

17.5 Social Rights in Ordinary Legislation 377

17.6 Justifiability of Social Rights 379

17.7 Institutional Guarantees of Social Rights 380

17.8 Social Rights and Comparative Law 381

18 Les droits sociaux en Suisse Maya Hertig Randall Gregor T. Chatton 383

18.1 Introduction 383

18.2 Les droits sociaux fondamentaux consacrés en droit positif Suisse 386

18.3 La titularité et la portée des droits sociaux fondamentaux 407

18.4 L'effectivité des droits sociaux fondamentaux 417

18.5 Les droits sociaux protégés en vertu d'autres fondements et mécanismes 452

18.6 Conclusion 464

19 Social Rights in Turkey Rüçhan Isik G. Zeynep Kiliçkaya 479

19.1 Social Rights in National Legal Scholarship 479

19.2 Constitutional Protection of Social Rights 481

19.3 Protection of Social Rights under Other Constitutional Rules and Principles 483

19.4 Impact of International Protection of Social Rights 484

19.5 Social Rights in Ordinary Legislation 486

19.6 Justiciability of Social Rights 488

19.7 Institutional Guarantees of Social Rights 488

19.8 Social Rights and Comparative Law 489

20 Social Rights in the USA Francesco Bignami Carla Spivack 491

20.1 Introduction 491

20.1 Social Rights in National Legal Scholarship 492

20.3 Constitutional Protection of Social Rights 496

20.4 Protection of Social Rights under Other Constitutional Rules and Principles 501

20.5 Impact of the International Protection of Social Rights 504

20.6 Social Rights in Ordinary Legislation 504

20.7 Justiciability of Social Rights 505

20.8 Institutional Guarantees of Social Rights 515

20.9 Social Rights and Comparative Law 516

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