ISBN : 9780199578726
International Human Rights is the definitive work on the subject area providing its reader with a comprehensive analysis of this wide and diverse subject area. A successor to the widely acclaimed International Human Rights in Context, this book is written by Philip Alston and Ryan Goodman who are both world-leading human rights scholars. They have chosen a wide selection of materials from primary and secondary materials to demonstrate and illuminate key themes and carefully guide the reader through each extract with thoughtful and lucid commentary.
PART A INTRODUCTORY NOTIONS AND BACKGROUND TO INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS REGIME
PART B NORMATIVE FOUNDATION OF INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS
PART C RIGHTS, DUTIES AND DILEMMAS OF UNIVERSALISM
PART D INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS ORGANIZATIONS
PART E STATES AS PROTECTORS AND ENFORCERS OF HUMAN RIGHTS
PART F CURRENT TOPICS