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Published: 14 December 2018

1136 Pages

7 x 10 inches

ISBN: 9780190882631

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Human Rights and World Public Order

The Basic Policies of an International Law of Human Dignity

Second Edition

Myres S. McDougal, Harold D. Lasswell, and Lung-chu Chen

  • A classic text of the New Haven School of International Law that explores human rights and international law in the broadest sense.
  • Provides a "comprehensive framework of inquiry" from which to approach the subject of human rights.
  • The re-issuance of this venerable title, unveils this work to a new generation of scholars, students, and practitioners of international law and human rights.

New to this Edition:

  • Features a new Introduction that surveys the major developments in human rights since 1980, including many doctrines and concepts that have emerged since.
  • Includes a new Preface and tributes to Professors McDougal and Lasswell