Book Release: 'The Jurisprudence of Lord Hoffmann' (Hart 2015)

admin 17th July 2015

The Jurisprudence of Lord Hoffmann is now available from Hart Publishing. Lord Leonard Hoffmann remains one of the most important and influential English jurists. Born in South Africa, he came to England as a Rhodes scholar to study law at the University of Oxford. After graduating from the Bachelor of Civil Law as Vinerian Scholar, […]

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New OxHRH Communications Manager – Welcome Kira Allmann!

admin 16th July 2015

The OxHRH Blog is delighted to welcome Kira Allmann to the team as the Communications Manager. Kira completed a B.A. in Government and Linguistics at the College of William and Mary in 2010, where she was recognized with the 2010 Botetourt Medal for distinction in scholarship. She came to the University of Oxford on a Rhodes Scholarship […]

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OxHRH Webinars Recognised by the OxTalent Awards

admin 13th July 2015

On 16 June 2015 the work of the OxHRH was formally recognised at the Oxford IT Services OxTalent Awards.  The OxHRH webinar series received an honourable mention for “Innovative Teaching with Technology.” The OxHRH has pioneered two cutting edge webinars on the Right to Education by Professor Sandra Fredman (OxHRH Director, Oxford University) and on the Right to Strike by […]

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Dignity and the Novel Since 1948

admin 1st July 2015

Saturday, November 7, 2015 – 10:30am to 5:30pm St Cross Building, Oxford The Cube A one-day interdisciplinary symposium to launch the Fiction and Human Rights Network at TORCH. Booking is essential, and registration will open 24th June. Lawyers, literary scholars, philosophers and political theorists discuss the relationship between the modern novel and the discourse of […]

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New OxHRH Blog Editor – Welcome Arushi Garg!

admin 24th June 2015

The OxHRH Blog is delighted to welcome Arushi Garg to the team as an Editor. Arushi successfully completed the BA-LLB (Hons.) programme from NALSAR University of Law, India in 2013 with several academic honours, including the University gold medal for Constitutional Law. She finished reading the BCL in 2014 and is currently enroled in the M Phil […]

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Deputy Director, Meghan Campbell on BBC Oxford Radio on The Future of the Human Rights Act

admin 16th June 2015

On Monday June 15, Deputy Director, Meghan Campbell, was on BBC Oxford Radio discussing the future of the Human Rights Act, 1998. The interview dispelled myths that human rights are limited to criminals and suspected terrorists and canvassed the important role human rights play in the lives of everyday people. It also highlights the benefits of having a continuing […]

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