Legal Aspects of Cosmopolitan Civil Society

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Show simple item record Jivan, Vedna 2009-04-15T03:23:14Z 2012-12-15T03:13:03Z 2009-04-15T03:23:14Z 2012-12-15T03:13:03Z 2007-09-13
dc.description MP3 audio recording, recorded 13 September 2007. Physical copy held by UTS Cosmopolitan Civil Societies Research Centre, City Campus, UTS Sydney en_AU
dc.description.abstract This seminar is Part 2 of Seminar 7 of the 2007 Cosmopolitan Civil Societies Lecture Series. Vedna Jivan discusses public interest litigation and the role it can play in civil society and for civil society in the realisation of human rights and governance at the domestic level. It refers to the landmark public interest litigation case ‘Vishaka’ heard in the Indian Supreme Court and focuses on cosmopolitan civil society occurring on a domestic level in India. This seminar addresses three main questions. Firstly, what is public interest litigation? Secondly, what role can it play in cosmopolitan civil societies, particularly in human rights and governance implementation. Finally, what are the benefits and problems with this approach? en_AU
dc.language.iso en en_AU
dc.publisher UTS Cosmopolitan Civil Societies Research Centre, City Campus, UTS Sydney en_AU
dc.relation.ispartofseries CCS Seminar Series 2007 en_AU
dc.subject rights en_AU
dc.subject civil en_AU
dc.subject cosmopolitan en_AU
dc.subject society en_AU
dc.subject social issues en_AU
dc.subject legal issues en_AU
dc.subject community en_AU
dc.title Legal Aspects of Cosmopolitan Civil Society en_AU
dc.type Recording, oral en_AU
utslib.copyright.status Open Access

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