Universidad Nacional del Nordeste - Facultad de Derecho, Ciencias Políticas y Sociales
An investigation deals with the viability of implementing a tax to carbon dioxide emissions in Argentina as an incentive to the use of renewable energies. The project’s objectives are focused in advancing in legislation drafts in addition to the active participation in environmental education. They highlight the need to progress in measures to control contaminating emissions.
Universidad Nacional de Rosario - Facultad de Derecho
The relation between medicine and law is a matter of analysis in a research of the Facultad de Derecho of the Universidad Nacional de Rosario. The study deals with the topic of medicalization of life related to the law and observes the way in which medicine absorbs different fields which do not have to be treated by this discipline. The study highlights the importance of an interdisciplinary treatment of social topics.
Universidad Nacional de Lomas de Zamora - Facultad de Derecho
A team of researchers from the Facultad de Derecho analyzed laws, doctrines and jurisprudence on surrogate motherhood and concluded that the law neglects the children’s right to identity and focuses in the adults’ interests. The researchers warn that in the law, as well as in the doctrine, the children’s right to identity cannot be limited by the right to privacy or anonymity of the genetic father.
Universidad Nacional del Sur - Departamento de Derecho
The debate about garantism and preservation of individual freedom in penal processes is current and controversial. In an interview with Argentina Investiga, Judge José Luis Ares, who is Professor of the subject Derecho Procesal Penal in the Universidad Nacional del Sur, reflects on its importance in a State governed by the rule of law and the false dichotomy between a rights-based approach and investigative efficiency.
Universidad Nacional de La Pampa - Facultad de Ciencias Económicas y Jurídicas
Researchers analyzed 232 sentences of crimes against sexual integrity dictated in the three Criminal Courts of La Pampa in a period of 12 years. The data shows that the main victims of abuse are girls and victimizers are adult, heterosexual men. He usually has a relationship with the victim and commits the crime in an intimate environment with little chances of being discovered. The research reveals the prevalence of patriarchal cultural patterns in La Pampa’s penal system.
Universidad Nacional de La Plata - Facultad de Ciencias Jurídicas y Sociales
In the UNLP researchers develop a pioneering work about a social problem which doesn’t have the visibility it has in other countries: mobbing. It is a practice exerted in the working environment manifested in a humiliating and degrading treatment towards a person. The changes in the work organization evidence harassment in the workplace, among whose causes we can find unemployment, flexibilization of the working relations and precarious employment.