Eric C. Christiansen

Golden Gate University School of Law

Professor of Law

536 Mission Street

San Francisco, CA 94105

United States

University of Valencia (Spain)

Senior Fulbright Scholar / Visiting Professor

Tarongers, Valencia

Spain

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

7

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Scholarly Papers (7)

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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Citation 3

Abstract:

South Africa, constitutional court, socio-economic rights

2.

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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Citation 1

Abstract:

South Africa, social welfare rights, Constitutional Court, poverty, socio-economic rights, social justice, rights adjudication

3.

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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Abstract:

south africa, socio-economic rights, comparative constitutional law

4.

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
Downloads 154 (84,689)

Abstract:

South Africa, Transformative Constitutionalism, Constitutional Court, Social Welfare Rights, Purposive Interpretation

5.

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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Abstract:

South Africa, constitutional court, sexual orientation, gay rights

6.

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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Abstract:

South Africa, constitutional rights, social welfare rights, socio-economic rights, South African Constitutional Court, social justice

7.

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
Downloads 33 (310,342)

Abstract:

environmental rights, South Africa, constitutional court, environmental law, constitutional environmental rights