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The European Court of Human Rights: Implementing Strasbourg's Judgments on Domestic Policy

Dia Anagnostou


One of the most remarkable characteristics of the European Convention of Human Rights and its highly acclaimed judicial tribunal in Strasbourg is the extensive obligations of the contracting states to give effect to its judgments. This book explores the processes of domestic execution of the European Court of Human Rights’ judgments and seeks to understand the variable patterns of implementation within and across states. It provides an interdisciplinary perspective into the multifaceted ways in which the Strasbourg Court's judgments influence and at times transform human rights standards, laws ... More

Keywords: Human rights, Domestic implementation, Legal mobilisation, Minorities, Courts

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Print publication date: 2013 Print ISBN-13: 9780748670574
Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: January 2014 DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9780748670574.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Dia Anagnostou, author
Panteion University of Social Sciences and the Hellenic Foundation of European and Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP)

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Part I Institutional Dynamics of Domestic Implementation

Part II Legal Mobilisation and the Political Context of Implementation