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Expanding the Horizons of Human Rights Law (The Raoul Wallenberg Institute New Authors) (The Raoul Wallenberg Institute New Authors Series)

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Published by Brill Academic Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International human rights law,
  • International humanitarian law,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • Political Science,
  • Law,
  • Civil Rights,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Human Rights,
  • Human rights

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages289
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9323795M
    ISBN 109004143645
    ISBN 109789004143647

    The film, which was short-listed for the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature, profiles the controversial human-rights lawyer Lea Tsemel and her defense of Palestinians under occupation. The promise of international human rights law has been that universal standards would elevate local rights practices. But international human rights norms make a difference when they are internalized and integrated into domestic institutions. The chapter argues that regional human rights systems can promote that integration in ways that global mechanisms (human rights treaty bodies, the.   The 21st century demands expanding rights, as the established human rights regime is necessary but not sufficient. This project will analyze the global dynamics of the mobilization of new actors, claims, institutions and modes of accountability. Presents legal regulations covering new fields, such as regional trade, sharing water from trans-boundary rivers, human rights (including indigenous people), international criminal law, reforms of Security Council, and diplomatic immunities; Provides a South Asian perspective for understanding the shifting horizons of international law.

    Expanding the horizons of environmental research Abess Scholar Joanna Lombard will explore barrier islands through the writings of acclaimed artist Robert Rauschenberg, whose Captiva Island Fish House still offers an ideal sanctuary for observing the natural environment. Photo by Justine Shapiro-Kline.


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