International Human Rights In A NutshellBook - 2009
This guide offers a reliable source on international human rights law for students, practitioners, and professors. It provides an overview of the international, regional, and domestic human rights systems. It reviews recent developments in the field of international humanitarian law, including decisions of the ad hoc tribunals for the former Yugoslavia and Rwanda and the establishment of the International Criminal Court. It discusses the history behind international human rights, including the institutional context from which they evolved. It also features expert review of human rights norms and identifies new developments in this area.
Publisher: St. Paul, Minn. : West, c2009.
Edition: 4th ed.
Characteristics: xliii, 553 p. ; 19 cm.
Alternative Title: International human rights