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Human rights : universality in practice

Author: P R Baehr
Publisher: Houndmills, Basingtoke, Hampshire ; London : Macmillan Press ; New York : St. Martin's Press, 1999.
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Many states pay lipservice to the universal validity of human rights, but see their supervision as a chiefly domestic affair. How can the Universal Declaration of Human Rights be made a reality?
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: P R Baehr
ISBN: 0312221800 9780312221805 0333763149 9780333763148
OCLC Number: 42599317
Notes: Translation of: De rechten van de mens.
Description: viii, 178 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Preface to the Paperback Edition Preface Introduction Universalism Versus Cultural Relativism Gross and Systematic Violations Economic and Social Rights Collective Rights: The Right of Self-Determination The United Nations Organs Regional Mechanisms Foreign Policy How to Deal with past Violations Non-Governmental Organizations Concluding Observations Appendix: Universal Declaration of Human Rights Notes Bibliography Index
Other Titles: Rechten van de mens.
Responsibility: Peter R. Baehr.
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Since the adoption of the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights (1948), a great number of international treaties and declarations have seen the light. This book argues that many states  Read more...

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