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Published: 12 February 2020

496 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780198843672

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International Human Rights Law

Ninth Edition

Rhona Smith

  • Written with newcomers in mind, the book's concise and direct approach enables students with no legal background to develop a good understanding of the subject
  • Provides clear and broad coverage of the primary systems of human rights protection and the key substantive rights
  • Accompanied by online resources which contain links to the full cases referenced at the end of each chapter as well as a list of annotated web links to aid further study

New to this Edition:

  • The discussion topics and examples have been updated and a new overview of international law has been added to the introduction
  • Includes a new chapter on sustainable development and human rights, with particular focus on the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
  • Expanded coverage of freedom of expression in the digital age and of the challenges posed by non-state actors

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