International Human Rights Law

International Human Rights Law

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Written by leading experts in the field, this compelling textbook explores the essentials of international human rights law, from foundational issues to substantive rights and systems of protection. A variety of perspectives bring this multifaceted and sometimes contentious subject to life, making International Human Rights Law the ideal companion for students of human rights.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 704 pages
  • 171 x 244 x 34mm | 1,046g
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 3rd Revised edition
  • 0198767234
  • 9780198767237
  • 13,565

Table of contents

Part I: Foundations 1: History, Ed Bates2: Justifications, Samantha Besson3: Critiques, Marie-Benedicte Dembour Part II: International Law 4: Sources, Christine Chinkin5: Nature of obligations, Frederic Megret6: Scope of application, Sarah Joseph and Sam Dipnall Part III: Substantive Rights 7: Categories of rights, Theo van Boven8: Equality and non-discrimination, Daniel Moeckli9: Integrity of the person, Nigel S Rodley10: Adequate standard of living, Asbjorn Eide11: Thought, expression, association, and assembly, Dominic McGoldrick12: Education and work, Fons Coomans13: Detention and trial, Sangeeta Shah14: Cultural Rights, Julie Ringelheim15: Sexual orientation and gender identity, Michael O'Flaherty16: Women's rights, Dianne Otto17: Children's rights, Geraldine Van Bueren18: Group rights, Robert McCorquodale Part IV: Protection 19: United Nations, Jane Connors and Markus Schmidt20: Regional protection, Basak Cali21: The Americas, Thomas Antkowiak22: Europe, Steven Greer23: Africa, Christof Heyns and Magnus Killander24: Within the state, Andrew Byrnes and Catherine Renshaw Part V: Linkages 25: International humanitarian law, Sandesh Sivakumaran26: International criminal law, Robert Cryer27: International refugee law, Alice Edwards Part IV: Challenges 28: Non-state actors, Andrew Clapham29: Terrorism, Martin Scheinin30: Poverty, Stephen P Marks
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