The International Law of Human Rights: The International Law of Human Rights

Paperback | February 15, 2012

byAdam Mcbeth, Justine Nolan, Simon Rice

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The International Law of Human Rights provides a comprehensive overview of the concepts and theories of human rights, the institutions, instruments and implementation structures for protecting human rights, and the contemporary challenges of human rights law. Author commentary and examples illuminate a range of primary and secondary materials to rigorously cover the breadth of human rights law in a way that is interesting and engaging for all readers.

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The International Law of Human Rights provides a comprehensive overview of the concepts and theories of human rights, the institutions, instruments and implementation structures for protecting human rights, and the contemporary challenges of human rights law. Author commentary and examples illuminate a range of primary and secondary m...

Adam McBeth is the Deputy Director of the Castan Centre for Human Rights Law and a Lecturer within the Faculty of Law at Monash University. Justine Nolan is a Senior Lecturer, within the Faculty of Law at the University of New South Wales. Simon Rice is an Associate Professor, and Director of Law Reform and Social Justice within the...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:688 pages, 9.65 × 7.48 × 0.01 inPublished:February 15, 2012Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:019556880X

ISBN - 13:9780195568806

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Table of Contents

Part 1 Introducing Human Rights1. The International Bill of Human Rights2. Earlier Conceptions of 'Human Rights'Part 2 The Substantive Rights3. Civil and Political Rights4. Economic, Social and Cultural RightsPart 3 The International Human Rights Framework5. Framework of the United Nations System6. The Human Rights Council7. The Human Rights Treaty System8. Regional Mechanisms9. The Role of Non-Government Organisations (NGOs)Part 4 Australia10. Implementation of International Human Rights Law in AustraliaPart 5 Human Rights Abuses11. Accountability for Gross Human Rights AbusesPart 6 Vulnerable People12. Children13. Indigenous Peoples14. People with Disabilities15. Refugees16. Women17. WorkersPart 7 Contemporary Issues in International Human Rights Law18. Terrorism, Counter-Terrorism and the Impact on Human Rights19. Transnational Corporations and Human Rights20. The Expanding Scope of International Human Rights Law