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International Human Rights Law (3rd edn)  

Edited by:
Daniel MoeckliAssistant Professor of Public International Law and Constitutional Law, University of ZurichClose
Sangeeta ShahAssociate Professor in Law, University of NottinghamClose
Sandesh SivakumaranProfessor of Public International Law, University of NottinghamClose
, and
David HarrisEmeritus Professor in Residence and Co-Chair Human Rights Law Centre, University of NottinghamClose
Published in Print: 14 December 2017 Published Online:September 2018
ISBN: 9780198767237
Publisher:Oxford University Press


Written by leading experts in the field, International Human Rights Law explores the essentials of international human rights law, from foundational issues to substantive rights and systems of protection. It also addresses contemporary challenges, such as terrorism and poverty, ensuring students are aware of the current and future importance of these issues. A variety of perspectives bring this multifaceted and sometimes contentious subject to life, making the book the ideal companion for students and practitioners of human rights. Breadth and depth of coverage provide a thorough and complete guide for students of international human rights law. Each chapter is written by an expert in their respective field. The book includes useful features such as chapter summaries, charts, and suggestions for further reading. New to this third edition are chapters on children’s rights and the regional protection of human rights.

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