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Author Daly, Aoife,
Title Children, autonomy and the courts : beyond the right to be heard / by Aoife Daly.
Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill Nijhoff, [2018]

Author Daly, Aoife,
Series Stockholm studies in child law and children's rights ; volume 3.
Stockholm studies in child law and children's rights ; v. 3.
Subject Convention on the Rights of the Child (1989 November 20). Article 12.
Children's rights.
Children (International law)
Due process of law.
Locus standi.
Autonomy in children.
Description 1 online resource (xvii, 449 pages).
polychrome rdacc
Note Based on the author's thesis (doctoral - Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland) School of Law, 2011) issued under title: The international legal right of children to be heard in civil Law proceedings affecting them.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Foreword -- Preface -- A child-friendly summary -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction : children, autonomy and the courts : beyond the right to be heard -- A proposal : replace the 'right to be heard' with a 'children's autonomy principle' -- The children's autonomy principle and the best interest of the child -- The 'liberal ideal ' : autonomy, capacity and the adult/child divide -- Ensuring good processes for children through respect for autonomy -- 'Weighing' views : the right to be heard does not allow children to sufficiently influence outcomes -- Putting the autonomy principle into practice : moving from a focus on 'competence' to one on significant harm -- Autonomy support : embedding the children's autonomy principle in good systems -- Conclusion -- Index.
Note Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on January 08, 2020).
ISBN 9789004355828 (electronic book)
9004355820 (electronic book)
9789004355811 (hardcover alkaline paper)
ISBN/ISSN 10.1163/9789004355828
OCLC # 1008776042
Additional Format Print version: Daly, Aoife. Children, autonomy and the courts. Leiden ; Boston : Brill Nijhoff, 2018 9789004355811 (DLC) 2017049980.

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