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The Resource Contemporary human rights ideas, Bertrand G Ramcharan

Contemporary human rights ideas, Bertrand G Ramcharan

Label
Contemporary human rights ideas
Title
Contemporary human rights ideas
Statement of responsibility
Bertrand G Ramcharan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ramcharan, B. G
Dewey number
323
Index
index present
LC call number
JC571
LC item number
.R353 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Global institutions
Series volume
102
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human rights
  • Human rights
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / General
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / History & Theory
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / International Relations / General
  • Human rights
  • Human rights
Label
Contemporary human rights ideas, Bertrand G Ramcharan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Written by a former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (2003-4), this book has been fully updated for a second edition and continues to provide a much needed, short and accessible introduction to the foundational human rights ideas of our times and shows that every government is under international obligation to respect and uphold universal human rights. Updates include: Discussion of the recent intellectual challenges to the international human rights movement, examination of the establishment and functioning of the Human Rights Council and the Universal Review Process, evaluation of the developments in the area of the Responsibility to Protect and continued efforts to impliment the right to development Inclusion of issues such as the push for compensation for slavery, experiments with democracy in a number of countries and the decisions of international judicial and human rights organs on conceptual and protection issues"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
896954285
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xvi, 201 pages
Isbn
9781138807167
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2014045174
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)896954285
Label
Contemporary human rights ideas, Bertrand G Ramcharan
Publication
Note
"Written by a former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (2003-4), this book has been fully updated for a second edition and continues to provide a much needed, short and accessible introduction to the foundational human rights ideas of our times and shows that every government is under international obligation to respect and uphold universal human rights. Updates include: Discussion of the recent intellectual challenges to the international human rights movement, examination of the establishment and functioning of the Human Rights Council and the Universal Review Process, evaluation of the developments in the area of the Responsibility to Protect and continued efforts to impliment the right to development Inclusion of issues such as the push for compensation for slavery, experiments with democracy in a number of countries and the decisions of international judicial and human rights organs on conceptual and protection issues"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
896954285
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xvi, 201 pages
Isbn
9781138807167
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2014045174
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)896954285

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