International Human Rights Lexicon

International Human Rights Lexicon

by Andrew Clapham, Susan Marks
     
 

This book presents a wide-ranging survey of the scope and significance of international human rights law. Arranged thematically in alphabetical format, it side-steps the traditional categories of human rights law, to investigate rights in the specific contexts in which they are invoked, debated, and considered. This book is an informative and accessible guide to

Overview

This book presents a wide-ranging survey of the scope and significance of international human rights law. Arranged thematically in alphabetical format, it side-steps the traditional categories of human rights law, to investigate rights in the specific contexts in which they are invoked, debated, and considered. This book is an informative and accessible guide to key issues confronting international human rights law today. Each entry introduces key concepts, norms, and debates.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198764144
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
04/15/2005
Pages:
472
Product dimensions:
9.30(w) x 6.20(h) x 1.30(d)

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Meet the Author

Andrew Clapham is Professor of Public International Law at the Graduate Institute of International Studies, Geneva. Susan Marks is University Lecturer in the Faculty of Law of the University of Cambridge, and Fellow of Emmanuel College, Cambridge.

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