Journals Higher Education



Published: 24 June 2010

1,296 Pages


ISBN: 9780199564040

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Chapter 1 Online Resource Centre

Brownlie's Documents on Human Rights

Sixth Edition

Edited by the late Ian Brownlie and Guy S Goodwin-Gill

  • Contains an unrivalled array of materials invaluable for a thorough study of human rights, providing students and practitioners with an indispensable resource for research
  • Provides a clear account of the most important human rights instruments adopted by the United Nations, UN agencies, and regional organizations
  • Fully revised to reflect the latest developments, taking account of new instruments, judicial interpretation, and academic commentary

New to this Edition:

  • Fully updated to provide a truly comprehensive reference resource, now including (amongst other new additions): the UN Declaration of the Rights of Indigenous Peoples 2007; the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities 2006; the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance 2006; the European Convention on Access to Officials Documents, 2009; the African Union Convention for the Protection and Assistance of Internally Displaced Persons, 2009; the African Charter on Democracy, Elections and Governance, 2007; the ASEAN Inter-Governmental Commission on Human Rights Terms of Reference, 2009
  • Accompanied by an Online Resource Centre, featuring annotated links to relevant sites and documents, tables of ratification by State and treaty, as well as additional United Nations and regional material and materials on human rights and the human genome

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