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Minorities and human rights law

Patrick Thornberry

Minorities and human rights law

by Patrick Thornberry

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Published by Minority Rights Group in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Minorities -- Legal status, laws, etc.,
  • Human rights.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[Patrick Thornberry].
    SeriesA Minority Rights Group report
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsK3242 .T48 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination37 p. ;
    Number of Pages37
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1345334M
    ISBN 10094669088X
    LC Control Number92232316

      The human rights of minorities are explicitly set out in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the International Covenants, the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination, the Convention on the Rights of the Child, the Declaration on the Rights of Persons Belonging to National or Ethnic, Religious or Linguistic. This book provides a comprehensive study of the evolution and protection of minorities under international law. Covering ethnic, religious, racial, and cultural minorities, International Law and the Rights of Minorities will interest all scholars of international human rights law, as well as those interested in questions of discrimination on a national scale.

    Offers extensive coverage of hundreds of social work and human services journals dating back to Produced by the National Association of Social Workers, the database provides citations and abstracts dealing with all aspects of the social work field, including theory and practice, areas of service and social issues and : Diane Batemarco. on 26 June brought human rights within the sphere of international law. In particular, all UN members agreed to take measures are there really such large number of articles in UN Charter which deals will human rights protection? to protect human rights. The Charter contains a number of articles specifically referring to human Size: KB.

    The book will be of interest to academics, researchers and practitioners in the area of international human rights law, international public law in general and law and religion. Table of Contents Chapter 1: The protection of new minorities in a pluralist international legal order;. Human Rights and Democracy; Children's rights and family law; Making democratic institutions work; Minorities; Human Rights Files; European Social Charter; Social Charter Monographs; Gender equality; European Court of Human Rights; Commissioner for Human Rights; European Commission of .


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