Criticism of the European Court of Human Rights : shifting the Convention system : counter-dynamics at the National and EU level / Patricia Popelier, Sarah Lambrecht, Koen Lemmens (eds.)

Publisher's description: For some time now, the European Court of Human Rights has been under substantial pressure. The Court has stumbled into a legitimacy crisis with regard to certain countries that needs to be taken seriously, since scholars warn that institutions with eroding legitimacy ri...

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Other Authors: Popelier, P. (Editor), Lambrecht, Sarah, 1987- (Editor), Lemmens, Koen (Editor)
Format: Book
Published: Cambridge ; Antwerp ; Portland : Intersentia, [2016]
Series:Law and cosmopolitan values ; 9.
Table of Contents:
  • Purpose and structure, categorisation of states and hypotheses / Patricia Popelier, Sarah Lambrecht, Koen Lemmens
  • Criticising the European Court of Human Rights or misunderstanding the dynamics of human rights protection? / Koen Lemmens
  • European Union : the EU's attitude toward the ECHR / Clara Raucchegger, Sarah Lambrecht
  • Austria : endorsing the Convention system, endorsing the Constitution / Anna Gamper
  • Belgium : faithful, obedient, and just a little irritated / Patricia Popelier
  • Czech Republic : Strasbourg case law undisputed / L'ubomír Majerčík
  • Germany : the long way of integrating the Strasbourg perspective into the protection of fundamental rights / Katharina Pabel
  • Italy : between constitutional openers and resistance / Giuseppe Martinico
  • Poland : the taming of the shrew / Krystyna Kowalik-Bańczyk
  • Sweden : European Court of Human Rights endorsement with some reservations / Henrik Wenander
  • France : "je t'aime, moi non plus" / Katarzyna Blay-Grabarczyk, Christophe Maubernard
  • Hungary : 'gains and losses' : changing the relationship with the European Court of Human Rights / Eszter Polgári
  • Netherlands : political dynamics, institutional robustness / Janneke Gerards
  • Norway : new constitutionalism, new counter-dynamics? / Michael Reiertsen
  • Switzerland : the substitute constitution in times of popular dissent / Tilmann Altwicker
  • Turkey : the European Convention on Human Rights as a tool for modernisation / Olgun Akbulut
  • United Kingdom : from Strasbourg surrogacy towards a British Bill of Rights? / Roger Masterman
  • Russia : in quest for a European identity / Aaron Matta, Armen Mazmanyan
  • Assessing the existence of criticism of the European Court of Human Rights / Sarah Lambrecht.