Journals Higher Education



20 September 2012

1,632 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780199578726

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International Human Rights

Philip Alston and Ryan Goodman

New to this Edition:

  • Completely updated to include substantially revised material on women's rights, economic and social rights, the UN human rights machinery, the International Criminal Court, the responsibility to protect, universal jurisdiction, and conflicts in culture and traditional practices
  • Includes two new chapters, on fact-finding by international human rights organizations and empirical research on the effectiveness of the international human rights regime
  • Adds new sections on key topics throughout the book, including discussion of sexual orientation

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