Journals Higher Education



Published: 06 May 2014

1,360 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780199640300

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The International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

Commentary, Cases, and Materials

Ben Saul, David Kinley, and Jacqueline Mowbray

  • Provides a comprehensive analysis of the articles of the International Covenant on Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights (ICESCR)
  • Examines each provision of the Covenant by reference to its drafting, and the interpretation of economic and social rights by UN bodies, regional organisations, and key national legal systems
  • Assesses the economic, social, and cultural rights outside the ICESCR, such as the right to water, the rights of indigenous peoples, and environmental rights

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