The Resource An Introduction to International Human Rights Law

An Introduction to International Human Rights Law

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An Introduction to International Human Rights Law
Title
An Introduction to International Human Rights Law
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Language
eng
Summary
This book provides a precise concept of international human rights law, its development and the tangible meaning of civil and political rights, economic and social rights. It has highlighted women's rights, globalization, human rights education, role of the UN and NGOs to protect human rights
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MiAaPQ
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Chowdhury, Azizur Rahman
LC call number
K3240 -- .I63 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Bhuiyan, Jahid Hossain
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Human rights
Label
An Introduction to International Human Rights Law
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http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=634907
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Publication
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents -- Preface -- List of Contributors -- Introduction Progressive Nuances in International Human Rights Paradigm -- Chapter One The Historical Development of International Human Rights -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Some Historical Perspectives on Human Rights -- 3. Universal Rights -- 4. The European View -- 5. Human Rights as Moral Ideas in Diverse Societies, Religions, and Cultures -- 6. Africa -- 7. Middle East (Islamic World) -- 8. Asia -- 9. Post-War Developments -- 10. Conclusion -- Chapter Two Civil and Political Rights -- 1. Introduction -- 2. The Covenant -- 3. The Rights Package -- 4. Future Challenges -- Chapter Three An Introduction to Economic, Social and Cultural Rights: Overcoming the Constraints of Categorization through Implementation -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Historical Developments -- 3. Similarities and Differences in Content of ICCPR and ICESCR -- 4. The Norms and Enforcement -- 5. On Justiciability: An Example of the Protection of ESC Rights in a Region -- 6. On Justiciability: Domestic Enforcement -- 7. Conclusion -- Chapter Four Women's Rights in International Law -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Recognition of Women's Rights: United Nations Charter and the International Bill of Rights -- 3. Women's Rights in other United Nations Conventions -- 4. Convention on the Elimination of all forms of Discrimination against Women -- 5. United Nations Groundbreaking Conferences -- 6. Violence Against Women -- 7. Conclusion -- Chapter Five Globalization and Human Rights -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Globalization -- 3. Economic Globalization and Human Rights -- 4. Political, Social and Cultural Globalization and Human Rights -- 5. Conclusion -- Chapter Six Role of the UN in the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights -- 1. Introduction
  • 2. From Codification to Efficiency: The Different Phases of the Human Rights Discourse within the United Nations -- 3. Normative Development of the UN System of Protection and Promotion of Human Rights -- 4. "Charter-based" and "Treaty-based" Monitoring Mechanisms: Public Special Procedures and the Work of the Committees -- Chapter Seven Attributes of Successful Human Rights Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) - Sixty Years After the 1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights -- 1. Introduction -- 2. NGOs & Human Rights NGOs -- 3. Ten Characteristics of Successful Human Rights NGOs -- 4. NGO Self-Regulation Via Codes of Conduct and Ethics -- 5. Conclusion -- Chapter Eight Do States have an Obligation under International Law to Provide Human Rights Education? -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Human Rights Education (HRE) in International Law -- 3. Obstacles to the Realization of HRE -- 4. Conclusion -- Chapter Nine Application of International Standards of Human Rights Law at Domestic Level -- 1. Introduction -- 2. The Codification of International Human Rights Standards as Law -- 3. Domestic Implementation of Rights: The 'Engine Room' of Universal Instruments of Human Rights -- 4. Conclusion -- Chapter Ten Role of Regional Human Rights Instruments in the Protection and Promotion of Human Rights -- 1. Introduction -- 2. European Human Rights Treaties and Their Implementation -- 3. The Inter-American Convention on Human Rights, 1969 -- 4. The African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights, 1981 -- 5. Concluding Remarks -- Index
Control code
EBC634907
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unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (316 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047444022
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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unknown sound
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remote
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  • (MiAaPQ)EBC634907
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL634907
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10439065
  • (CaONFJC)MIL295118
  • (OCoLC)695982102
Label
An Introduction to International Human Rights Law
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=634907
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents -- Preface -- List of Contributors -- Introduction Progressive Nuances in International Human Rights Paradigm -- Chapter One The Historical Development of International Human Rights -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Some Historical Perspectives on Human Rights -- 3. Universal Rights -- 4. The European View -- 5. Human Rights as Moral Ideas in Diverse Societies, Religions, and Cultures -- 6. Africa -- 7. Middle East (Islamic World) -- 8. Asia -- 9. Post-War Developments -- 10. Conclusion -- Chapter Two Civil and Political Rights -- 1. Introduction -- 2. The Covenant -- 3. The Rights Package -- 4. Future Challenges -- Chapter Three An Introduction to Economic, Social and Cultural Rights: Overcoming the Constraints of Categorization through Implementation -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Historical Developments -- 3. Similarities and Differences in Content of ICCPR and ICESCR -- 4. The Norms and Enforcement -- 5. On Justiciability: An Example of the Protection of ESC Rights in a Region -- 6. On Justiciability: Domestic Enforcement -- 7. Conclusion -- Chapter Four Women's Rights in International Law -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Recognition of Women's Rights: United Nations Charter and the International Bill of Rights -- 3. Women's Rights in other United Nations Conventions -- 4. Convention on the Elimination of all forms of Discrimination against Women -- 5. United Nations Groundbreaking Conferences -- 6. Violence Against Women -- 7. Conclusion -- Chapter Five Globalization and Human Rights -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Globalization -- 3. Economic Globalization and Human Rights -- 4. Political, Social and Cultural Globalization and Human Rights -- 5. Conclusion -- Chapter Six Role of the UN in the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights -- 1. Introduction
  • 2. From Codification to Efficiency: The Different Phases of the Human Rights Discourse within the United Nations -- 3. Normative Development of the UN System of Protection and Promotion of Human Rights -- 4. "Charter-based" and "Treaty-based" Monitoring Mechanisms: Public Special Procedures and the Work of the Committees -- Chapter Seven Attributes of Successful Human Rights Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) - Sixty Years After the 1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights -- 1. Introduction -- 2. NGOs & Human Rights NGOs -- 3. Ten Characteristics of Successful Human Rights NGOs -- 4. NGO Self-Regulation Via Codes of Conduct and Ethics -- 5. Conclusion -- Chapter Eight Do States have an Obligation under International Law to Provide Human Rights Education? -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Human Rights Education (HRE) in International Law -- 3. Obstacles to the Realization of HRE -- 4. Conclusion -- Chapter Nine Application of International Standards of Human Rights Law at Domestic Level -- 1. Introduction -- 2. The Codification of International Human Rights Standards as Law -- 3. Domestic Implementation of Rights: The 'Engine Room' of Universal Instruments of Human Rights -- 4. Conclusion -- Chapter Ten Role of Regional Human Rights Instruments in the Protection and Promotion of Human Rights -- 1. Introduction -- 2. European Human Rights Treaties and Their Implementation -- 3. The Inter-American Convention on Human Rights, 1969 -- 4. The African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights, 1981 -- 5. Concluding Remarks -- Index
Control code
EBC634907
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (316 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047444022
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC634907
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL634907
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10439065
  • (CaONFJC)MIL295118
  • (OCoLC)695982102

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