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Dr Nicolas Kang-Riou
Dr Nicolas Kang-Riou
postal addressUniversity of Salford, Maxwell building , Salford, M5 4WT.
email addressn.kang-riou@salford.ac.uk
telephone01612956869
website addresshttp://www.salford.ac.uk/business-school/business-academics/nicolas-kang-riou
Key Memberships
Member of School: Salford Business School
From June 2014 to present.
Member of School: Salford Law School
From June 2008 to June 2014.
Full Member of Research Centre: Business and Management Research Centre
From September 2015 to present.
Full Member of Research Centre: Salford Institute for Dementia
From January 2014 to present.
Profile Summary

International law, Human rights law, Legal theory, Older people

Key Qualifications
2001

Institut des Hautes Etudes Européennes

2000
1999

French LLB

1998
2014
Key Presence
Conference Presentations
2017
Sep

Many observers and institutional actors have seen state exits from institutions as ill-conceived actions undermining the international legal order. On the contrary, this paper asserts that withdrawals from specialised multilate... more >>.

2016
Nov

 The success of an adjudication mechanism can be measured on two levels from a human rights perspective: redress for victims and non-repetition of violations through changes of practices. In terms of the process of adjudic... more >>.

2016
Sep
2015
Jun

One of the specific problems of ageing is the diminution of autonomy stemming from diminishing mental or physical capacities leading to the loss of an individual home. Many of our rights are connected to possessing an individua... more >>.

2015
Apr

 The trend in international human rights law is for people living with dementia to be helped as much as possible to make decisions which are respectful of their autonomy, thus providing for what is called assisted decision... more >>.

2014
Jul

This paper explores how the writings of the French philosopher Paul Ricoeur can inform a novel approach to issues of autonomy and legal capacity in particular at the end of life. In this particular context, there are many cruci... more >>.

2012
Sep
2011
Apr
2010
Sep

This paper is an attempt at combining, autoposiesis in law as developed by Luhamann, the philosophy of truth of Alain Badiou within the context of the European Convention on Human Righs.

2009
Apr
2008
Nov
Honorary Posts (e.g. Visiting Appointments)
2016
Nov

 Invited to deliver guest lectures to post-graduate students on the human rights of people with dementia. 

Internal University Support Received
2008
Vice Chancellor's Research Scholarship