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Product Description: The definitive work in the field, International Human Rights provides a comprehensive analysis of this wide and diverse subject area. Written by world-renowned scholars Philip Alston and Ryan Goodman, this book is the successor to the widely acclaimed International Human Rights in Context...read more
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9780199578726 | Oxford Univ Pr, September 20, 2012, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: The definitive work in the field, International Human Rights provides a comprehensive analysis of this wide and diverse subject area.

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Product Description: These essays critically examine the functions, procedures, and performance of each of the major UN organs dealing with human rights, including the Security Council and the International Court of Justice as well as the more specialized bodies such as the Commission on Human Rights and the Committee on the Rights of the Child...read more
By Philip Alston (editor)
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9780198298373 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, May 25, 2015), cover price $185.00 | About this edition: These essays critically examine the functions, procedures, and performance of each of the major UN organs dealing with human rights, including the Security Council and the International Court of Justice as well as the more specialized bodies such as the Commission on Human Rights and the Committee on the Rights of the Child.
9780198254508 | Oxford Univ Pr, August 27, 1992, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Human rights is a principal field of international cooperation in the world of the 1990s, with the United Nations as the central focus of these efforts, with the major challenge for the 1990s being to provide effective procedures and mechanisms both for sustained monitoring and for rapid and constructive responses to violations.

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9780198298380 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, May 25, 2015), cover price $65.00 | About this edition: These essays critically examine the functions, procedures, and performance of each of the major UN organs dealing with human rights, including the Security Council and the International Court of Justice as well as the more specialized bodies such as the Commission on Human Rights and the Committee on the Rights of the Child.
9780198260011 | Reprint edition (Clarendon Pr, July 13, 1995), cover price $60.50 | About this edition: Human rights is a principal field of international cooperation in the world of the 1990s.

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9789004153103 | Martinus Nijhoff, July 30, 2014, cover price $182.00

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Product Description: Only in the past 15 years or so, with the fall of the Berlin Wall and the realization that freedom and economic well-being are empirically linked, have the professional communities dealing with development and human rights issues begun to communicate effectively...read more
By Philip Alston (editor) and Mary Robinson (editor)
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9780199284610 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, December 8, 2005, cover price $175.00 | About this edition: Only in the past 15 years or so, with the fall of the Berlin Wall and the realization that freedom and economic well-being are empirically linked, have the professional communities dealing with development and human rights issues begun to communicate effectively.

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9780199284627 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, December 8, 2005, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: Only in the past 15 years or so, with the fall of the Berlin Wall and the realization that freedom and economic well-being are empirically linked, have the professional communities dealing with development and human rights issues begun to communicate effectively.

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Product Description: Can transnational corporations ignore human rights as long as governments don't hold them accountable? If the UN is put in charge of a territory, is it bound by human rights law? Under traditional approaches to human rights, non-state actors cannot be parties to the relevant treaties and so they are only bound to the extent that obligations accepted by States can be applied to them by governments...read more
By Philip Alston (editor)
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9780199272815 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, September 29, 2005, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Can transnational corporations ignore human rights as long as governments don't hold them accountable?

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9780199272822 | Oxford Univ Pr, September 29, 2005, cover price $71.50 | About this edition: Can transnational corporations ignore human rights as long as governments don't hold them accountable?

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Product Description: Are efforts to protect workers' rights compatible with the forces of globalization? How can minimum standards designed to protect labor rights be implemented in a world in which national labor law is more and more at the mercy of international forces beyond its control? The contributors to this volume argue that international agreements and institutions are of central importance if labor rights are to be protected in a globalized economy, exploring some of the options that are open to governments, civil society, and the labor movement in the years ahead...read more
By Philip Alston (editor)
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9780199281053 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, June 16, 2005, cover price $165.00 | About this edition: Are efforts to protect workers' rights compatible with the forces of globalization?

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9780199281060 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, June 16, 2005, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Are efforts to protect workers' rights compatible with the forces of globalization?

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9788889129197 | UNICEF, May 30, 2005, cover price $25.00

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By Philip Alston (editor) and Olivier De Schutter (editor)
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9781841135342 | Hart Pub, February 1, 2005, cover price $114.00

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Product Description: The right to self-determination has been a driving force in international law and politics through much of the post-World War II period. In the 1970s it was joined by a number of other human rights attributed to peoples rather than to individuals, including rights to development, peace, a clean environment, and humanitarian assistance...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Philip Alston (editor)
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9780198298755 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, December 13, 2001, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: The right to self-determination has been a driving force in international law and politics through much of the post-World War II period.

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9780199243655 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, December 13, 2001, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: The right to self-determination has been a driving force in international law and politics through much of the post-World War II period.

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Product Description: The Academy of European Law was established by the European University Institute in 1990 and extends the Institute's current programmes into a larger field of interest. It has as its main activity the holding of annual Summer Courses in the law of the European Community and the protection of human rights in Europe...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Philip Alston (editor), Grainne De Burca (editor) and Bruno De Witte (editor)
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9789041115256 | Kluwer Law Intl, December 1, 2000, cover price $187.00 | About this edition: The Academy of European Law was established by the European University Institute in 1990 and extends the Institute's current programmes into a larger field of interest.

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Product Description: Every state in the world has undertaken human rights obligations on the basis of United Nations treaties. Today's challenge is to enhance the effectiveness of procedures and institutions established to promote the accountability of governments...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Philip Alston (editor) and James Crawford (editor)
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9780521641951 | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 1, 2000, cover price $183.00

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9780521645744 | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 1, 2000, cover price $84.00 | About this edition: Every state in the world has undertaken human rights obligations on the basis of United Nations treaties.

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By Philip Alston (editor)
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9780198258223 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, March 23, 2000, cover price $200.00

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By Philip Alston (editor), Mara R. Bustelo (editor) and James Heenan (editor)
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9780198298069 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, January 13, 2000, cover price $295.00

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9780198298090 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, December 1, 1999, cover price $99.00

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Product Description: This Major Reference series brings together a wide range of key international articles in law and legal theory. Many of these essays are not readily accessible, and their presentation in these volumes will provide a vital new resource for both research and teaching...read more
By Philip Alston (editor)
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9780814706138 | New York Univ Pr, September 1, 1996, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: This Major Reference series brings together a wide range of key international articles in law and legal theory.

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9781862871953 | Wm Gaunt & Sons, June 1, 1995, cover price $29.95

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Product Description: The 1989 United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child is the world's most widely ratified international human rights treaty. It thus provides an ideal context in which to examine the relationship between different cultural values and the interntional community's oft-stated aspiration to achieve universal human rights standards...read more
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9780198259268 | Clarendon Pr, December 15, 1994, cover price $38.00 | About this edition: The 1989 United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child is the world's most widely ratified international human rights treaty.

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Product Description: In November 1989 the General Assembly of the United Nations adopted the Convention on the Rights of the Child, heralding the arrival of a new era in the development of children's rights. Using the Convention as a framework, this volume re-evaluates the advantages and disadvantages of approaching issues of children's welfare and well-being through the lens of a "rights" approach...read more
By Philip Alston (editor), Stephen Parker (editor) and John Seymour (editor)
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9780198257769 | Oxford Univ Pr, July 1, 1992, cover price $72.00 | About this edition: In November 1989 the General Assembly of the United Nations adopted the Convention on the Rights of the Child, heralding the arrival of a new era in the development of children's rights.

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By Philip Alston (editor)
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9789024730872 | Martinus Nijhoff, October 1, 1984, cover price $232.00

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