Crimes Against Humanity

Crimes Against Humanity : The Struggle For Global Justice

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'An essential guide for all those who want to understand the central role of human rights in law and politics today.a formidable achievement' David Pannick QC, Evening Standard'His arguments are exceptionally clear and comprehensible, and legalcomplexities are rendered into simple and lucid prose' Alasdair Palmer, Sunday Telegraph'Millions will be reading his book in the century to come if we are serious in our intention to stop [these] massacres' Michael Foot, Observer
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  • Paperback | 688 pages
  • 198 x 210 x 29mm | 446g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0141010142
  • 9780141010144

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'An essential guide for all those who want to understand the central role of human rights in law and politics today a formidable achievement' David Pannick QC, Evening Standard 'His arguments are exceptionally clear and comprehensible, and legal complexities are rendered into simple and lucid prose' Alasdair Palmer, Sunday Telegraph 'Millions will be reading his book in the century to come if we are serious in our intention to stop [these] massacres' Michael Foot, Observer
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About Geoffrey Robertson

Geoffrey Robertson QC has appeared as counsel in landmark human rights cases in British, International and Commonwealth courts. He is Head of Doughty Street Chambers and Visiting Professor in Human Rights at Birkbeck College. His textbooks include FREEDOM, THE INDIVIDUAL AND THE LAW and MEDIA LAW (both in Penguin) and his memoir, THE JUSTICE GAME, was published in 1998. He lives in London.
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