Human Rights: The Essential Reference

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Oryx Press, Jan 1, 1999 - Law - 311 pages
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Now, for the first time, there is a single reference work that documents the history of human rights worldwide, clearly explains each article of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, and examines the major human rights issues facing the world today. Comprehensive in scope, "Human Rights" covers a broad range of human rights issues that are central to an understanding of world history and current affairs.

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Gr 10 Up-As most discussions in the political, economic, and social arena have a human-rights component, it is refreshing to find such a fine addition to the reference literature. This volume is ... Read full review

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CAROL DEVINE is a Canadian human rights professional.CAROL RAE HANSEN is an international affairs and education consultant in the Washington, D.C. area.RALPH WILDE is an English barrister who is working as an academic and a practitioner in international law and human rights law.HILARY POOLE is a writer and editor specializing in the social sciences.

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