Katharine G. Young

Katharine Young is professor of law and associate dean of faculty at Boston College Law School. Her recent publications include The Future of Economic and Social Rights (Cambridge University Press, 2019); she tweets on occasion at @katharinegyoung.

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The (mis)appropriation of human rights

By: Gráinne de Burca & Katharine G. Young

Some human rights discourses have been appropriated by actors who go against human rights principles.

Economic and social rights force us to pressure a return to the state

By: Katharine G. Young
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Constitutional entrenchment is only part of the battle for recognition of economic and social rights, as many South African cases have made clear.



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