Nuremberg forty years later : the struggle against injustice in our time : International Human Rights Conference, November 1987 : papers and proceedings and retrospective 1993 (Book, 1995) [WorldCat.org]
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Nuremberg forty years later : the struggle against injustice in our time : International Human Rights Conference, November 1987 : papers and proceedings and retrospective 1993

Author: I Cotler; Mazal Holocaust Collection.; McGill University. Faculty of Law.; InterAmicus (Association)
Publisher: Montreal ; Buffalo : Published for the Faculty of Law of McGill University and InterAmicus by McGill-Queen's University Press, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An international human rights conference held in Montreal in 1987 marked the fortieth anniversary of the Nuremberg trials; this collection of its papers and proceedings invites the reader to share in  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Conference papers and proceedings
Congresses
Congrès
Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: I Cotler; Mazal Holocaust Collection.; McGill University. Faculty of Law.; InterAmicus (Association)
ISBN: 077351239X 9780773512399 0773512500 9780773512504
OCLC Number: 31664883
Notes: Held Nov. 3-4, 1987.
Description: xiii, 285 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Foreword / Irwin Cotler --
Remarks / Dean R.A. Macdonald, Irwin Cotler, David Crombie and Herbert Marx --
The Raoul Wallenberg Forum on Human Rights / David Johnston and Elie Wiesel --
Appreciation / Claire L'Heureux-Dube --
The Nuremberg Principles / Elizabeth Holtzman --
Domesticating the Nuremberg Principles: The Canadian "War Crimes" Legislation / Ramon Hnatyshyn --
Nuremberg Forty Years Later: Bringing War Criminals to Justice in Our Time / Jules Deschenes, Svend Robinson, Allan Ryan, Jr. and Greville Janner --
Response to the Deschenes Commission of Inquiry on War Criminals: An Emergent Mythology and Its Antidote / Irwin Cotler --
The Nazi War Criminal as Immigrant / David Matas --
The United Nations and Human Rights Forty Years Later / Rosalie Abella, Benjamin Ferencz and Joe Stern --
"Words that Maim": Freedom of Expression and Freedom from Expression / Gisele Cote-Harper, Ram Jethmalani, Maxwell Cohen and Alan Dershowitz --
Against Injustice / Andre Tremblay, Arthur Chaskalson, Paul Boateng and Michael Kirby --
Presentation: The Robert S. Litvack Memorial Award in Human Rights / Sylvia Litvack, Carmen Gloria Quintana, Gordon Echenberg and Irwin Cotler --
Human Rights, Anti-Semitism, and the Wallenberg Legacy / Per Ahlmark --
Nuremberg Legacy: The United States Five Years Later / Elizabeth Holtzman --
War Crimes: An Australian Update / Michael Kirby --
War Crimes Legislation in the United Kingdom: The Current Position, October 1992 / Greville Janner --
Canada: Five Years Later / David Matas --
Hate Speech: United States Update / Alan Dershowitz --
Principles and Perspectives on Hate Speech, Freedom of Expression, and Non-discrimination: The Canadian Experience as a Case Study in Striking a Balance / Irwin Cotler --
Perfectibility and Corruptibility: Towards a Post-Apartheid, Non-Racial, Democratic South Africa / Albie Sachs.
Responsibility: edited by Irwin Cotler.
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