TITLE

A Realpolitik Defense of Social Rights

AUTHOR(S)
Scheppele, Kim Lane
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
Texas Law Review;Jun2004, Vol. 82 Issue 7, p1921
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the attempts to defend social right in moral philosophy, constitutional and democratic theory during economic crisis. Role of democratic courts to defend social rights during economic catastrophe; Objections to courts' involvement in the support of social rights; Failures of democratic institutions; Scale of poverty in Hungary and Russia; Critics of judicial enforcement of social rights.
ACCESSION #
13886587

 

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