Eric C. Christiansen

Golden Gate University School of Law

Professor of Law

536 Mission Street

San Francisco, CA 94105

United States

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Scholarly Papers (9)

1.

Adjudicating Non-Justiciable Rights: Socio-Economic Rights and the South African Constitutional Court

Columbia Human Rights Law Review, Vol. 38, No. 2, 2007
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 12 Jul 2007
Eric C. Christiansen
Golden Gate University School of Law
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South Africa, constitutional court, socio-economic rights

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Transformative Constitutionalism in South Africa: Creative Uses of Constitutional Court Authority to Advance Substantive Justice

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 22 Jul 2011
Eric C. Christiansen
Golden Gate University School of Law
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South Africa, Transformative Constitutionalism, Constitutional Court, Social Welfare Rights, Purposive Interpretation

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Using Constitutional Adjudication to Remedy Socio-Economic Injustice: Comparative Lessons from South Africa

UCLA Journal of International Law and Foreign Affairs, Vol. 13, No. 369, 2009
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 24 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2010
Eric C. Christiansen
Golden Gate University School of Law
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South Africa, social welfare rights, Constitutional Court, poverty, socio-economic rights, social justice, rights adjudication

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Exporting South Africa's Social Rights Jurisprudence

Loyola University Chicago International Law Review, Vol. 5, No. 29, 2008
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 12 May 2008 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2008
Eric C. Christiansen
Golden Gate University School of Law
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south africa, socio-economic rights, comparative constitutional law

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Ending the Apartheid of the Closet: Sexual Orientation in the South African Constitutional Process

New York University Journal of International Law and Politics (JILP), Vol. 32, No. 997, 2000
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 12 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2007
Eric C. Christiansen
Golden Gate University School of Law
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South Africa, constitutional court, sexual orientation, gay rights

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Essay: South Africa's Use of Constitutional Rights Adjudication to Remedy Persistent Economic Inequality

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 24 Sep 2009
Eric C. Christiansen
Golden Gate University School of Law
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South Africa, constitutional rights, social welfare rights, socio-economic rights, South African Constitutional Court, social justice

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Empowerment, Fairness, Integration: South African Answers to the Question of Constitutional Environmental Rights

Stanford Environmental Law Journal, Vol. 32, No. 215, 2013
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 27 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2014
Eric C. Christiansen
Golden Gate University School of Law
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environmental rights, South Africa, constitutional court, environmental law, constitutional environmental rights

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Substantive Equality and Sexual Orientation: Twenty Years of Gay and Lesbian Rights Adjudication Under the South African Constitution

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 22 Sep 2017
Eric C. Christiansen
Golden Gate University School of Law
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sexual orientation, equality, LGBT, South Africa, constitutional court, comparative constitutional law

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Forty Years from Fascism: Democratic Constitutionalism and the Spanish Model of National Transformation

20 Oregon Review of International Law 1 (2018)
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 08 Feb 2019
Eric C. Christiansen
Golden Gate University School of Law
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Spain, Constitutional Democracy, Transformative Constitutionalism, authoritatrianism, democratic transition, Spanish Constitution