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A Dictionary of Human Rights : DICTIONARY OF HUMAN RIGHTS - David Robertson

A Dictionary of Human Rights


Hardcover Published: 25th November 2004
ISBN: 9781857432077
Number Of Pages: 356

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Providing explanations of the terminology, issues, organizations, and laws, this reference work develops the key aspects of human rights in over 200 clear and concise A-Z entries. * Explains terms connected such as Asylum, Equal Opportunities, Freedom of Speech, Representation, and Civil Liberties * Covers organizations concerned with human rights such as Amnesty International, The European Court of Human Rights, and The American Civil Liberties Union * Outlines the significance of eminent thinkers such as Locke, Cardozo, and Nozick * Places key terms in their legal and constitutional context, with examples and explanations of their implications * Legal terms such as Injunction, Probable Cause, Clear and Present Danger, and Stop and Search are explained clearly and succinctly * Includes an appendix containing texts and extracts of leading documents, such as The Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen and The Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

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ISBN: 9781857432077
ISBN-10: 185743207X
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 356
Published: 25th November 2004
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.32 x 16.46  x 2.46
Weight (kg): 0.65
Edition Number: 2
Edition Type: Revised