Search for dissertations about: "human rights thesis"

Showing result 16 - 20 of 213 swedish dissertations containing the words human rights thesis.

  1. 16. Weighing Animal Lives A Critical Assessment of Justification and Prioritization in Animal-Rights Theories

    Author : Fredrik Karlsson; Carl-Henric Grenholm; Frans W. A. Brom; [2009]
    Keywords : Animal rights; justification; prioritization; applied ethics; proper function; justice; rights language; vivisection; rights conflict; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology Ethics; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi Etik; Etik; Ethics;

    Abstract : The project underlying this dissertation aims at analyzing three pro-animal-rights theories, evaluating the theories, and outlining an alternative theoretical account of animal rights. The analytical categories are justification and function of animal rights, the definition of the right holder, and the resolution approach to rights conflict. READ MORE

  2. 17. EU Fundamental Rights and National Democracies : Complementary or Contradictory?

    University dissertation from Lund University (Media-Tryck)

    Author : Eduardo Gill-Pedro; [2016-09-15]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; EU law; EU Fundamental Rights; Human rights; Democracy; Court of Justice of the EU; Legitimacy; Constitutionalism; Legal theory; EU rätt; EU grundläggande rättigheter; mänskliga rättigheter; demokrati; EU-domstolen; legitimitet; konstitutionalism; rättsteori;

    Abstract : The question asked in this thesis is: what is the impact on the democratic legitimacy of the legal orders of the member states of the EU, where the meaning of EU fundamental rights is determined by the Court of Justice of the EU. It begins by developing a theoretical framework which reconstructs the deep structure of the law of the member states, in order to understand the ground of legitimacy for national law. READ MORE

  3. 18. The Court of Justice of the European Union and the European Court of Human Rights: Two Autonomous Human Rights (R)Evolutions

    University dissertation from Lunds universitet, Media-Tryck

    Author : Robert Schwartz; [2019-11-06]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Folkrätt; Mänskliga rättigheter; EU-rätt; Public international law; Human rights; EU law;

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  4. 19. Muslim Rights and Plights. The Religious Liberty Situation of a Minority in Sweden

    University dissertation from Lund University Press

    Author : Jonas Alwall; [1998]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Theology; Religious Culture; Religious Minorities; Muslims; Islam; Integration; Immigrant Policy; Immigration; Minority Rights; Religious liberty; Human Rights; Teologi; Non-Christian religions; Världsreligioner ej kristendom ;

    Abstract : This dissertation deals with the religious liberty situation of the Muslim minority in Sweden. The Muslim minority has grown considerably in recent decades as a consequence of labour and refugee immigration of a large scale, which has caused a change in Swedish society from an etnically, culturally and religously homogeneous situation to one of a significant heterogeneity. READ MORE

  5. 20. Assistive technology, human rights and poverty in developing countries. Perspectives based on a study in Bangladesh

    University dissertation from Lund University Press

    Author : Johan Borg; [2011]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; disability; developing countries; assistive technology; Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities; human rights; low-income countries; poverty;

    Abstract : Deprived of human rights, more than half of all people with disabilities in developing countries live in extreme poverty. Although considered a prerequisite for equalization of opportunities, about nine out of ten of those who need assistive technologies do not have access to them. READ MORE