Stephen Sedley: Human Rights Acts, 30 August 2018
Show More The Conservative Human Rights Revolution: European Identity, Transnational Politics and the Origins of the European Convention by Marco Duranti.
Oxford, 502 pp., £59, February 2017, 978 0 19 981138 0Show More
“... uncontentious and genetically British – is the orthodox narrative that the Australian scholar Marco Duranti sets out to deconstruct. His copiously evidenced account, drawn from British, French, German, Italian, Dutch and US archives, is that the convention was an individualistic and conservative project, devised outside the offices of governments and ...”