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Author Sieghart, Paul.

Title The international law of human rights / Paul Sieghart
Published Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1983


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Description xxiv, 569 pages ; 24 cm
Contents pt. I. The framework. Historical and juridical background ; Review of the international instruments ; Participation in the instruments ; Domestic effects of the instruments ; Supervision, interpretation, application and enforcement -- pt. II. Articles of general application. The state obligations ; Non-discrimination ; Restrictions and limitations ; Abuse ; Savings ; Derogation ; Denunciation -- pt. III. The rights and freedoms guaranteed. Classification of the rights and freedoms ; Physical integrity ; Standard of living ; Health ; Family ; Work ; Social security, assistance and welfare ; Education and training ; Property ; Legal integrity ; Mental and moral integrity ; Joint activities ; Politics and democracy ; Collective rights -- pt. IV. International interpretation, application, enforcement and supervision ; The UN Human Rights Committee (HRC) ; The European Commission and Court of Human Rights (EUCM and EUCT) ; The Inter-American Commission and Court of Human Rights (IACM and IACT) ; The African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights (AFCM) ; The UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) ; The European Committee of Experts (EUCE) ; The UN Secretariat's Division of Human Rights (DHR) ; The UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) ; The International Labour Organisation (ILO) -- Non-governmental organizations -- Table[s]. A. Signatures, ratifications, accessions, adherences, reservations, and interpretations ; B. Judgments, decisions and reports cited
Analysis Human rights
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: page 561
Subject Human rights.
LC no. 82014248
ISBN 0198760965
0198760973 (paperback)