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Published: 17 December 2013

1,088 Pages

ISBN: 9780199640133

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The Oxford Handbook of International Human Rights Law

Edited by Dinah Shelton

Oxford Handbooks

  • This Oxford Handbook gives the most comprehensive account yet available of the development, principles, and criticisms of international human rights law
  • Provides crucial insights into the most topical issues for international human rights law, including the obligations of non-state actors, transnational litigation, and extraterritoriality
  • Assesses the impact of over half a century of international human rights, attempting to determine whether and how it is possible to measure progress in the enjoyment of human rights
  • Contributions by over forty leading international and interdisciplinary experts