Constructing the person in EU law : rights, roles, identities
Title: Constructing the person in EU law : rights, roles, identities
Citation: Oxford ; Portland, Oregon : Hart Publishing, 2016
The European Union places the 'individual' or person, 'at the heart of its activities'. It is a central concept in all of EU economics, politics, society and ethics. The 15 chapters in this innovative edited collection argue that EU law has had a transformative effect on this concept. The collection looks at the mechanisms used when 'constructing the person' in EU law. It goes beyond traditional literature on 'Europe and the Individual', exploring the question of personhood through critical and contextual perspectives. Constructing the Person in EU Law: Rights, Roles, Identities brings together contributions and debates from experts around Europe to this key question.
Table of Contents:
-- Being a person in the European Union / Loïc Azoulai, Ségolène Barbou des Places and Etienne Patau -- Emancipation through law? / Floris de Witte -- Alienation, despair and social freedom / Alexander Somek -- The subjectification of the citizen in European public law / Marco Dani -- The persona of EU law / Damian Chalmers -- Ambiguities of personhood, citizenship, migration and fundamental rights in EU law / Daniel Thym -- Neo-medieval permutations of personhood in the European Union / Dimitry Kochenov -- The "enlisted terrorist" : institutionalising personhood in EU law / Charlotte Beaucillon -- The integrated person in EU law / Ségolène des Places -- The european individual as part of collective entities (market, family, society) / Loïc Azoulai -- Union citizenship, social integration and crime: duties through crime / Stephen Coutts -- The Roma population : a borderline case / Sophie Robin-Olivier -- Human embryos as persons in EU law? / Stéphanie Hennette Vauchez -- Civil registration through the prism of gender : revealing discriminations / Anne-Marie Leroyer -- The legal subject, the social class and identity-based rights / Hans-W Micklitz -- A family status for the European citizen? / Etienne Pataut
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