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Summer School 2015

summer school 2014 The Autonomy Summer School will be joining forces with the Human Rights Centre at Essex to contribute to their Summer School on Human Rights Research Methods. The Essex Autonomy Project will be leading a day of teaching on the UNCRPD ...
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Achieving UNCRPD Compliance

UN logo The Essex Autonomy Project has completed a six month project looking at whether the MCA is compliant with the UNCRPD. The project has produced a report for the Ministry of Justice on the issues surrounding compliance.
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The MCA Under Scrutiny

In the Spring and Summer of 2014, a group of experts convened a series of meetings at the Westminster headquarters of the UK Ministry of Justice (MoJ) in order to determine whether the Mental Capacity Act (MCA) complies with the ...
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  • About

    About

    The Essex Autonomy Project is a research and knowledge-exchange initiative based in the School of Philosophy and Art History at the University of Essex. Our fundamental aim is to clarify the ideal of self-determination in history, theory and practice. ... Read more »
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    Contact

    Queries about the work of the EAP should be directed to Prof. Wayne Martin or Dr. Fabian Freyenhagen. Messages concerning administrative and logistic matters should be sent to Rebecca Parsons. ... Read more »
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  • Summer School

    AHRC Summer School

    summer school 2014
    For 2015 the Autonomy Summer School will be joining forces with the Human Rights Centre at Essex and contributing to their Summer School on Human Rights Research Methods. The Summer School will be held from the 29 June to the 10 July. ... Read more »
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    Summer School 2015