Francois du Bois

University of Leicester - School of Law

Professor

University Road

Leicester, LE1 7RH

United Kingdom

http://www.le.ac.uk

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Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

Private Law in the Age of Rights

Elspeth Reid and Daniel Visser (eds.) Private Law and Human Rights – Bringing Rights Home in Scotland and South Africa (Edinburgh University Press, 2013) pp.12-36, University of Leicester School of Law Research Paper No. 13-03
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 13 Sep 2013
Francois du Bois
University of Leicester - School of Law
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private law, obligations, human rights, horizontal application, Kant, Hegel, South Africa, Scotland

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Human Rights and English Contract Law: Parallel Worlds?

University of Leicester School of Law Research Paper No. 16/31
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 06 Sep 2016
Francois du Bois
University of Leicester - School of Law
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Contract, Human Rights, Horizontal Application, Constitutionalisation of Private Law

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State Liability in South Africa: A Constitutional Remix

Tulane European and Civil Law Forum, Vol. 25, 2010
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 13 Aug 2013
Francois du Bois
University of Leicester - School of Law
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tort, state liability, human rights, mixed jurisdictions, South Africa

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Rights Trumped? Balancing in Constitutional Adjudication

Acta Juridica 2004
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 13 Aug 2013
Francois du Bois
University of Leicester - School of Law
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Rights, Constitutional Law, Dworkin, Alexy, Habermas, Proportionality, Jurisprudence, South Africa

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Judicial Selection in Post-Apartheid South Africa

K Malleson & P H Russell (eds) Appointing Judges in an Age of Judicial Power - Critical Perspectives from Around the World (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2006) [ISBN 978-0-8020-9053-9] at pp. 280-312
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Jun 2013
Francois du Bois
University of Leicester - School of Law
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Judges, judicial selection, South Africa, Judicial Service Commission, democratisation

6.

Harassment: A Wrong Without a Right?

Eric Descheemaeker & Helen Scott (eds.) Iniuria and the Common Law (Oxford, Hart Publishing: 2013), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 13 Aug 2013
Francois du Bois
University of Leicester - School of Law
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Tort, harassment, rights, private law, iniuria, dignity, civility rules

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Tort Law Recovered? From Alan Brudner's Revised Case for Tort Law to the Ethical Underpinnings of Liberal Democracy

University of Leicester School of Law Research Paper No. 14-18
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 16 Jun 2014
Francois du Bois
University of Leicester - School of Law
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Tort law, philosophy of private law, bipolar obligation, Hegel

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Contractual Obligation and the Journey from Natural Law to Constitutional Law

University of Leicester School of Law Research Paper No. 15-13
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 29 Mar 2015
Francois du Bois
University of Leicester - School of Law
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Private law, Contract theory, fundamental rights, horizontal application, South Africa

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Social Purposes, Fundamental Rights and the Judicial Development of Private Law

Donal Nolan and Andrew Robertson (eds.) 'Rights and Private Law' (Hart, 2012) pp. 89-114
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Sep 2013
Francois du Bois
University of Leicester - School of Law
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private law, human rights, horizontal application, obligations, Weinrib

10.

Freedom and the Dignity of Citizens

Acta Juridica 2008
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 Aug 2013
Francois du Bois
University of Leicester - School of Law
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Freedom, liberty, dignity, Rawls, Nozick, Kant, South Africa

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Nothing But the Truth: The South African Alternative to the Dilemma of Corrective Justice in Transitions to Democracy

Lethe’s Law – Justice, Law and Ethics in Reconciliation, E. Christodoulidis & S. Veitch, eds., Hart, 2001
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 Jun 2013
Francois du Bois
University of Leicester - School of Law
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transitional justice, reconciliation, South Africa

12.

Human Rights and the Tort Liability of Public Authorities

127 Law Quarterly Review, pp. 588-608 (2011)
Posted: 11 Sep 2013
Francois du Bois
University of Leicester - School of Law

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tort, corrective justice, human rights, United Kingdom