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Author Sieghart, Paul.

Title The lawful rights of mankind : an introduction to the International Legal Code of Human Rights / Paul Sieghart
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1986


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Description xiii, 252 pages ; 20 cm
Series An OPUS book
Oxford paperbacks university series.
Contents What lies behind the code -- An allegory -- Priests and princes -- Princes and subjects -- Subjects and states -- Modern human rights law -- How the code was made, and how it works -- Making international law -- Components of the code -- Operation of the code -- National remedies -- International remedies -- What the code says -- Freedom of the body -- Food, shelter, health and the family -- Work, income, and property -- Just laws and procedures -- Freedom of the mind -- Doing things together -- Democracy and public affairs -- The rights of peoples
Analysis Human rights International legal aspects
Notes "An OPUS book"--Half t.p
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [247]-248) and indexes
Subject Human rights.
LC no. 85028370
ISBN 0192892088 (paperback)