Your Basket is currently empty

Your Bookshelf is empty!

Your Basket is currently empty


Banner

Rightful Relations with Distant Strangers

Kant, the EU, and the Wider World

By: Aravind Ganesh
Media of Rightful Relations with Distant Strangers
See larger image
Published: 25-03-2021
Format: EPUB eBook (?)
Edition: 1st
Extent: 352
ISBN: 9781509941322
Imprint: Hart Publishing
Series: Law and Practical Reason
RRP: £63.00
Online price : £50.40
Save £12.60 (20%)
 

(?)

Buying pre-order items

Your pre-order item will usually be shipped on the publishing date of the book.

Ebooks

You will receive an email with a download link for the ebook on the publication date.

Payment

You will not be charged for pre-ordered books until they are available to be shipped. Pre-ordered ebooks will not be charged for until they are available for download.

Amending or cancelling your order

For orders that have not been shipped you can usually make changes to pre-orders up to 24 hours before the publishing date.

This book is also available in other formats: View formats

Please note that ebooks are subject to tax and the final price may vary depending on your country of residence.


Delivery & Returns

Tell others about this product

Loren Epson

About Rightful Relations with Distant Strangers

This book provides a philosophical critique of legal relations between the EU and 'distant strangers' neither located within nor citizens of, its Member States. Beginning with the EU's commitment in Articles 3(5) and 21 TEU to advance democracy, human rights, and the rule of law in 'all its relations with the wider world', Ganesh examines in detail the salient EU and international legal materials and thereafter critiques them in the light of a theory of just global legal relations derived from Kant's Philosophy of Right. The book departs from comparable Kant-EU scholarship by not taking the essay Toward Perpetual Peace as the starting point for discussion, but by engaging closely with Doctrine of Right, Kant's final and comprehensive statement of his general theory of law.

The book thus sheds light on areas of EU law (EU external relations law, standing to bring judicial review), public international law (jurisdiction, global public goods), and human rights ('human rights jurisdiction'), and also critiques the widespread identification of the EU as a Kantian federation of peace.

Table Of Contents

Table of Cases
Table of International Treaties and Instruments
Table of Legislation and Official Documents
Table of Abbreviations

Chapter 1 - Introduction
Chapter 2 - Territorial Extension: Power and Authority in the Wider World
Chapter 3 - The 'Missionary' Principle: A False Start
Chapter 4 - Kant's International Legal Order and the Forms of Private Law
Chapter 5 - Extraterritorial Jurisdiction to Provide Global Public Goods
Chapter 6 - Extraterritorial Human Rights Obligations
Chapter 7 - Closing the Courthouse Door: The Standing of Distant Strangers
Chapter 8 - General Conclusion

Bookmark and Share
Close