Introducing Human Rights: An Overview Including Issues of Gender Justice, Environmental, and…

Paperback | July 29, 2006

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Introducing Human Rights is a primer for understanding what human rights are, why we require them, and why their violation threatens our basic existence as human beings. Based on the requirement of the B.A. (Foundation) Course in Human Rights, Gender and Environment, the book is divided into15 thematic chapters including: Definitions and Classifications of Human Rights, Human Rights and the Constitution of India, India and International Monitoring Bodies, The Human Rights Movements in India, The Criminal Procedure Code, Consumer Rights and Violence against Women, Environmental Law Thechapters highlight the relevance of these issues in Indian and international law and the basic legal framework within which human rights operate. Comprehensive in coverage and essential for classroom learning and analysis , the volume also teaches students about: What to do when human rights areviolated, Mechanisms of redress and their use.

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Introducing Human Rights is a primer for understanding what human rights are, why we require them, and why their violation threatens our basic existence as human beings. Based on the requirement of the B.A. (Foundation) Course in Human Rights, Gender and Environment, the book is divided into15 thematic chapters including: Definitions a...

South Asia Human Rights Documentation Centre The Secretariat of the Asia Pacific Human Rights Network. It works for the promoption and protection of human rights in South Asia. It has Special Consultative Status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC).
Format:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 8.54 × 5.55 × 0.55 inPublished:July 29, 2006Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0195681479

ISBN - 13:9780195681475

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