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Published: 06 October 2016

2,752 Pages


ISBN: 9780198758327

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The International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

Travaux Preparatoires

Edited by Ben Saul

  • Includes and makes available for the first time detailed, chronological, annotated documents enabling researchers to follow the sequence and progress of the drafting of the ICESCR
  • Provides an original introduction examining the origins of economic, social and cultural rights from the early 20th century up to 1966, and the main procedural and substantive debates during the ICESCR drafting
  • Contains documents that were previously only available in archives without easy access