|Contributions||Council of Europe.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||465|
The fall of dictatorial regimes and the eruption of destructive civil conflicts around the world have led to calls for holding individuals accountable for human rights atrocities. This book offers a comprehensive study of the promise and limitations of international criminal law as a means of enforcing international human rights and humanitarian law. This book analyses collective punishment in the context of human rights law. Collective punishment is a concept deriving from the law of armed conflict. It describes the punishment of a group for an act allegedly committed by one of its members and is prohibited in times of armed conflict. Although. Book Description In this book Kerry O’Halloran analyses a subject of international interest – religion – and examines related contemporary issues from a human rights perspective. This book brings together three fields of law - EU external relations law, human rights law and international investment law – and provides the first comprehensive research on the EU’s current approach to investment law in light of its human rights commitments.
Human Rights and the Borders of Suffering – Anne Brown. This book investigates human rights as a language for probing the political dimensions of human suffering, to argue for a greater openness in the ways in which International Human Rights Law is approached. Through looking at the Western models of human rights. Finding relevant, challenging, and interesting books on human rights topics, however, is not always as easy. Books like Universal Human Rights in Theory and Practice by Jack Donnelly, The Tyranny of Experts by William Easterly, Development as Freedom by Amartya Sen, Human Trafficking: Interdisciplinary. After the Second World War, the United Nations (‘UN’) brought human rights firmly into the sphere of international law in its own constituent document, the UN Charter,1 in The purposes of the UN included, in Article 1(3), the promotion and encouragement of human rights and fundamental freedoms. Cover illustration: Bugobogobo by Donald M. Mpanda, Permission by the artist. This book is printed on acid-free paper. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data An introduction to international human rights law / edited by Azizur Rahman Chowdhury, Jahid Hossain Size: 1MB.