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Published: 09 August 2016

1360 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780198790464

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The International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

Commentary, Cases, and Materials

Ben Saul, David Kinley, and Jaqueline Mowbray

  • Provides a comprehensive analysis of the articles of the International Covenant on Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights (ICESCR)
  • Examines each right in the Covenant by reference to its drafting, and the interpretation of economic and social rights by UN bodies (including the ILO), regional organisations, and key national legal systems
  • Collects the essential jurisprudence for national reporting under the ICESCR and individual complaints under the new Optional Protocol