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Making human rights a reality

Author: Emilie M Hafner-Burton
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-265) and index.


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Emilie M Hafner-Burton
ISBN: 9780691155357 0691155356 9780691155364 0691155364
OCLC Number: 825051017
Awards: Winner of ISA International Ethics Section Annual Book Award 2015
Description: XVI, 276 p. : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
The problem of human rights --
Contexts --
Rationales --
The international human rights legal system --
Scholarly perspectives --
Practitioner perspectives --
System reform --
The status quo --
Nongovernmental organizations --
National human rights institutions --
Triage --
Making more of law and power.
Responsibility: Emilie M. Hafner-Burton.


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