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Professor Emmanuelle Bernheim


Full Professor, Civil Law Section, Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa, Canada Research Chair on mental health and access to justice, Canada



Emmanuelle Bernheim has a background in law and sociology. She does qualitative social research on access to justice in the area of mental health law law, youth protection and self-representation.



Bernheim, Emmanuelle, "Justice, Power and Intersectionality: beyond Psychiatry, the Social Issue in Question", in Jacob, Marie-Andrée et Anna Kirkland (eds), Research Handbook on Law, Medicine and Society, Law and Society series, Cheltenham, Edward Elgar Publishing, 2020, 386.


Sociology of law, mental health law, youth protection, self-represented litigants, access to justice
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