Basic Documents on Human Rights by Ian BrownlieBasic Documents on Human Rights by Ian Brownlie

Basic Documents on Human Rights

EditorIan Brownlie, Guy S. Goodwin-Gill

Paperback | July 24, 2010

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Basic Documents on Human Rights provides an extensive collection of key documents covering all elements of the subject, accompanied by authoritative commentary and bibliographic annotation. The result is a clear and accurate set of the most important human rights instruments adopted by theUnited Nations and its agencies, by regional organisations, and other actors in the field. This text contains the essentials for a thorough study of human rights, mapping well onto both undergraduate and postgraduate courses. It provides the convenience of an indispensable 'one-stop' collectionfor research and reference, for practitioners and students alike, with guidance from the leading experts in the field.
Sir Ian Brownlie CBE QC is a Barrister at Blackstone Chambers, London. He is also Chichele Professor of Public International Law at the University of Oxford, a Distinguished Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford, and Former Member and Chairman of the International Law Commission. Guy S. Goodwin-Gill is Senior Research Fellow at All Sou...
Title:Basic Documents on Human RightsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:1304 pages, 9.69 × 6.73 × 0 inPublished:July 24, 2010Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199564043

ISBN - 13:9780199564040


Table of Contents

1. Standard-setting by the United Nations organisation2. Implementation and standard-setting in conventions sponsored by the United Nations3. Contribution of the International Labour Organization4. Contribution of the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization5. Europe6. Americas7. Africa8. Arab states9. Asia10. The concept of equality

Editorial Reviews

Review from previous edition: "Although there are a number of books containing the vast array of international and regional human rights treaties and instruments, this text has always been and remains the most comprehensive and coherent collection." --Steve Foster, Coventry University, The Law Teacher, Volume 41 Number 1