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An assessment of constitutional guarantees of religious rights and freedoms in South Africa
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2002-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The central issue which is considered in this thesis is the meaning of the constitutional guarantees of religious rights and freedoms in South Africa. In other words, it is concerned with the functions ...
A delicate balance : equality, non-discrimination and affirmative action in Namibian constitutional law, as compared to South African and U.S. constitutional law
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2002-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This thesis examines the constitutional law of equality, non-discrimination and affirmative action in Namibia, and compares it to that of South Africa and the United States. Namibian judicial interpretation ...
The right to adequate housing : making sense of eviction procedures in the context of rental housing after Ndlovu V Ngcobo
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2004-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: South Africa must address the need for adequate housing. Since democracy in 1994, the government has promulgated a number of acts to achieve the goal of adequate housing for all. These include the ...
Rights and democracy in a Transformative Constitution
(AFRICAN SUN MeDIA, 2003)
The twelve essays in this book pay tribute to senior Harvard law professor Frank Michelman whose thinking - and input - on Constitutional Law has made a great contribution to constitutional development in South Africa.
Courts, socio-economic rights and transformative politics
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2009-03)
ENGLISH SUMMARY: The point of departure of this dissertation is that transformation in South Africa depends on transformative politics – extra-institutional, substantive, oppositional, transformation-oriented politics. One ...
The right to diplomatic protection, the Von Abo decision, and one big can of worms : eroding the clarity of Kaunda
(Juta Law Publishing, 2009-02)
Von Abo v Government of the RSA  JOL 22219 (T) contains certain significant findings regarding the right to diplomatic protection and, more generally, the discretion of states in the conduct of foreign affairs. ...
Ensuring contractual fairness in consumer contracts after Barkhuizen v Napier 2007 5 SA 323 (CC) - part 2
(Juta Law Publishing, 2009-02)
Barkhuizen v Napier 2007 5 SA 323 (CC) has important implications for insurance law, contract law in general, and an understanding of the interface between private common law and the Bill of Rights. In this matter an ...
The implementation of court orders in respect of socio-economic rights in South Africa
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2003-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: In recognition of the socio-economic imbalances inherited from the past and the abject poverty experienced by many, the people of South Africa adopted a Constitution fully committed to protecting ...
Transformative constitutionalism in a democratic developmental state
(Juta Law Publishing, 2011-01)
In order for socio-economic transformation to have a real impact on the lives of the poor and marginalised, meaningful participation in the development of law and policy as well as administrative decision-making, is required. ...
Narrowing the band : reasonableness review in administrative justice and socio-economic rights jurisprudence in South Africa
(Juta Law, 2011)
This contribution explores the standard of reasonableness review applied in both administrative justice and socio-economic rights jurisprudence in South Africa. The first part traces the development of reasonableness as a ...