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Blackstone's International Human Rights Documents

Twelfth Edition

Edited by Alison Bisset

23 July 2020

ISBN: 9780198860921

528 pages

In Stock

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  • Unparalleled coverage of international human rights law, carefully reviewed and selected to include all the up-to-date legislation relevant to the course
  • Unannotated primary and secondary legislation, allowing students to take this book into examinations
  • The detailed table of contents, clear text design, and tab system aid navigation and make it easy for students to locate the legislation they need

New to this edition

  • United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Peasants and Other People Working in Rural Areas 2018
  • Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court 1998 as amended by Resolution ICC-ASP/16/Res. 4 of December 2017

About the Author(s)

Edited by Alison Bisset, Associate Professor in International Human Rights Law, University of Reading

Dr Alison Bisset is Associate Professor in International Human Rights Law at the University of Reading. She researches on transitional justice, with a particular focus on the operations of truth commissions, and has published widely in this area. Dr Bisset has worked with intergovernmental organizations, national armed forces and civil society actors on issues of international criminal law and transitional justice, and acted as a visiting lecturer at a range of institutions.


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Additional Resources

The accompanying online resources include video guides to reading and interpreting statutes, web links, exam tips, and an interactive sample Act of Parliament.

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