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Title Adjudicating international human rights : essays in honour of Sandy Ghandhi / edited by James A. Green, Christopher P.M. Waters ; with a foreword by Dame Rosalyn Higgins
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill Nijhoff, [2015]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 237 pages)
Contents Introduction / Christopher P.M Waters -- The International Court of Justice and human rights treaty bodies / Sir Nigel Radley -- The contribution of Judge Antonio Augusto Cançado Trindade to the adjudication of international human rights at the International Court of Justice / Robert P. Barnidge -- The Pinochet judgment fifteen years on / J Craig Barker -- Balancing liberty and the Security Council judicial responses to the conflict between chapter 7 resolutions and human rights law under the Council's targeted sanctions regime / David Leary -- The EU's protection of ECHR standards : more stringent than the Bosphorus legacy? / Tawhida Ahmed -- Adjudicating on the rights of sexual minorities in the Muslim world / Javaid Rehman -- A feminist human rights perspective on the use of internal relocation by asylum adjudicators / Nora Honkala -- Persistent objector teflon? : customary international human rights law and the United States in international adjudicative proceedings / James A. Green -- The role of truth commissions in adjudicating human rights violations / Alison Bisset -- Adjudicating human rights in the preventive sphere / Malcolm D. Evans
Summary Adjudicating International Human Rights honours Professor Sandy Ghandhi on his retirement from law teaching. It does so through a series of targeted essays which probe the framework and adequacy of international human rights adjudication. Eminent international law scholars (such as Sir Nigel Rodley, Professor Javaid Rehman and Professor Malcolm Evans), along with emerging writers in the field, take Professor Ghandhi's body of work-focussed on human rights protection through legal institutions--as a starting point for a variety of analytical essays. Adjudicating International Human Rights includes chapters devoted to human rights protection in a number of different institutional contexts, ranging from the ICJ and the Human Rights Committee to truth commissions and NAFTA arbitration tribunals.-- Publisher description
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Human rights.
Genre/Form Festschriften.
Form Electronic book
Author Ghandhi, P. R., 1951- honoree
Green, James A., 1981- editor
Waters, Christopher P. M. (Christopher Peter Michael), 1968- editor
ISBN 9004261184 (electronic bk.)
9789004261181 (electronic bk.)