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Brownlie’s Documents on Human Rights Sixth Edition


Author: Ian Brownlie and Guy S. Goodwin-Gill
ISBN: 978-0-19-956404-0
Publisher: OXFORD / Online Resource Center
Date Published: 2010
Format: Paperback

Κωδικός προϊόντος: 978-0-19-956404-0 Κατηγορία:

Brownlie’s Documents on Human Rights provides an extensive collection of key documents covering all elements of the subject, accompanied by authoritative commentary and bibliographic annotation. The result is a clear and accurate set of the most important human rights instruments adopted by the United Nations and its agencies, by regional organisations, and other actors in the field. -Contains an unrivalled array of materials invaluable for a thorough study of human rights, providing students and practitioners with an indispensable resource for research -Provides a clear account of the most important human rights instruments adopted by the United Nations, UN agencies, and regional organizations -Fully revised to reflect the latest developments, taking account of new instruments, judicial interpretation, and academic commentary New to this edition -Fully updated to provide a truly comprehensive reference resource, now including (amongst other new additions): the UN Declaration of the Rights of Indigenous Peoples 2007; the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities 2006; the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance 2006; the European Convention on Access to Officials Documents, 2009; the African Union Convention for the Protection and Assistance of Internally Displaced Persons, 2009; the African Charter on Democracy, Elections and Governance, 2007; the ASEAN Inter-Governmental Commission on Human Rights Terms of Reference, 2009 -Accompanied by an Online Resource Centre, featuring annotated links to relevant sites and documents, tables of ratification by State and treaty, as well as additional United Nations and regional material and materials on human rights and the human genome


1.: Standard-setting by the United Nations organisation
2.: Implementation and standard-setting in conventions sponsored by the United Nations
3.: Contribution of the International Labour Organization
4.: Contribution of the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization
5.: Europe
6.: Americas
7.: Africa
8.: Arab and other Islamic States
9.: Asia
10.: The concept of equality