Disability law and policy : an analysis of the UN convention /
edited by Charles O'Mahony (BA, LL.B., LL.M., LL.M., PhD) and Gerard Quinn (BA, LL.B., LL.M., S.J.D.).
Dublin : Clarus Press Ltd, [2017]
xxv, 500 pages ; 24 cm
1905536909, 9781905536900
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Dublin : Clarus Press Ltd, [2017]
contents note
Introduction / Gerard Quinn and Charles O'Mahony (Eds) -- Gender, disability and access to justice : an intersectional exploration of Article 13 of the CRPD / Eilionóir Flynn -- Ideas for the construction of a human rights model for children, with or without disabilities / Ignacio Campoy Cervera -- Raising awareness about awareness : insights from the feminist movement on interpreting Article 8 of the CRPD / Barbara Phillips, Nicole Emmenegger, Bruno Trezzini and Mary Keogh -- Disability, gender and development / Mary Keogh -- Are we right or are we right? : 'right approach' in the advocacy work of organisation of persons with disabilities / Jukka Kumpuvuori and Riku Virtanen -- Legal capacity and supported decision-making : respecting rights and empowering people / Anna Arstein-Kerslake -- Article 12 of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and the European Convention on Human Rights / Mary Keys -- Legal capacity : alternatives to functional capacity / Tina Minkowitz -- Supported decision making innovations : the Canadian experience / Lana Kerzner -- The CRPD and legal capacity reform in Hungary : compromise of what? / János Fiala-Butora -- Unfulfilled dream about moving from civil death to visible citizens : legal capacity law reform in Hungary / Sándor Gurbai -- Article 14 of the CRPD in light of Article 5 of the ECHR : the challenge for Council of Europe member states regarding the involuntary detention of persons with mental disabilities / Suzanne Doyle -- Mental health law : a paradigm for its dissolution / Tina Minkowitz -- 'New' rights for mental health laws? The right to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of health and the rights of carers / Bernadette McSherry -- Advance directives : supporting legal capacity in mental health care / Fiona Morrissey -- The CRPD and human rights based approaches : a magic wand for inclusion? / Liz Brosnan -- The CRPD and the fusion of mental health and legal capacity legislation / Charles O'Mahony and Ciara Hackett -- The implications of the United Nations Convention in the Rights of Persons with Disabilities on criminal responsibility / Charles O'Mahony -- Independent living : the potential of the European Court of Human Rights / Noelin Fox -- Independent living for persons with disabilities in Kenya : charting the way forward / Elizabeth Kamundia -- Contradiction in terms? The UK, socioeconomic rights and Article 19 CRPD / Tabitha Collingbourne -- Self-determining options : comparative perspectives in independent living law & policy / Andrew Power -- The UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities : exploring the synergy between Article 12 and Article 19 / Sinead O'Donnell and Charles O'Mahony -- The right to education : Article 24 of the CRPD / Andrea Broderick and Shivaun Quinlivan -- Inclusive education : moving beyond ideology and restrictive theoretical perspectives / Joyce Mortimer -- Reconciling sameness and difference in disability rights ideology : the case of student identity / Bronagh Byrne -- African perspectives on Article 24 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities / Tsitsi Chataika -- The European Court of Human Rights and the right to inclusive education / Joyce Mortimer -- Reasonable accommodation in the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and non-discrimination in employment : rising to the challenges? / Anna Lawson -- The CRPD and the general occupational requirement in employment / Olivia Smith -- Genetic discrimination in employment : the relevance of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities / Aisling de Paor -- Disability, EU law and the CRPD : a new dawn? / Claire Bruton and Shivaun Quinlivan -- Disability quota systems in public service employment : positive discrimination and Article 27 of the CRPD / Charlotte May-Simera and Elizabeth Kamundia -- Human rights and disability : reinterpreting disability within the OAS in light of the CRPD / Francisco J. Bariffi -- The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and the European Union / David Hosking -- Human rights and persons with disabilities in Nigeria : beyond policy formulation / Omolara Funmilola Akinpelu -- Of rights and wrongs : the national disability strategy in Portugal / Paula Campos Pinto -- Article 33 of the CRPD : its potential for realising the human rights of persons with disabilities / Meredith Raley.
general note
"This book evolved from an event entitled 'Global PhD and Researchers Colloquium on Disability Law & Policy' organised by the Centre for Disability Law and Policy in NUI Galway in April 2010"--Introduction.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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