Fiona de Londras is the Professor of Global Legal Studies at the University of Birmingham. She has written widely on the ECHR, counter-terrorism, human rights, and comparative constitutional law, having published almost 100 books, chapters, articles, and edited volumes. Kanstantsin Dzehtsiarou is a Senior Lecturer in Law at the University of Liverpool. His research interests are spread between interpretation of the European Convention of Human Rights, reform of the European Court of Human Rights, administration of international justice, comparative and constitutional law.
Preface and Acknowledgements.- Abbreviations.- Table of Cases.- Introduction.- 1. The Convention, the Court, and the Heart of the Matter.- 2. Sovereignty and Authority.- 3. Admissibility.- 4. Evolution or Revolution?.- 5. Accounting for Difference: Proportionality and the Margin of Appreciation.- 6. The Convention in Times of Insecurity.- 7. Socio-Economic Rights and the European Convention on Human Rights.- 8. Implementing the Convention: The Execution of ECtHR judgments. .