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Published: 09 March 2021

256 Pages


ISBN: 9780198299578

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Reframing Human Rights in a Turbulent Era

Gráinne de Búrca

Collected Courses of the Academy of European Law

  • Offers a new account of the impact of international human rights law
  • Contains detailed case studies of human rights campaigns in different parts of the world
  • Challenges scholarly critiques of human rights as ineffective or imperialist
  • Describes some of the current challenges to international human rights with the rise of political illiberalism and populist authoritarian leaders who dismiss the idea of human rights