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Human Rights

Between Idealism and Realism

Third Edition

Christian Tomuschat

Collected Courses of the Academy of European Law

  • A fully updated third edition of this unique study on a fundamental topic of international law by a hugely influential scholar and practitioner
  • Combines conceptual analysis with exploration of procedures and mechanisms of implementation
  • Examines the political, social, and historical frameworks in which human rights are embedded, including democracy and the rule of law, good governance, human security and globalization