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              The EU and Human Rights
                

              The EU and Human Rights (Paperback)

              By Alston, Philip

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              For all its achievements in integrating Europe, the EU lacks a human rights policy which is coherent, balanced and professionally administered. In this text experts in the field, including individuals from every EU country, provide a critique of policies and detailed recommendati...ons for the future.
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              ISBN 9780198298090
              Released NZ 1 Jun 1999
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Peoples' Rights
               

              Peoples' Rights (Hardback)

              Edited by Alston, Philip

              • RRP: $174.99
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              In this volume, the current and future significance of so-called 'third generation solidarity rights' - rights to development, peace, a clean environment, and humanitarian assistance, for example, - are examined.

              ISBN 9780198298755
              Released NZ 1 Oct 2001
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Collected Courses of the Academy of European Law
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              Tax, Inequality, and Human Rights

              Tax, Inequality, and Human Rights (Paperback)

              Edited by Alston, Philip; Reisch, Nikki

              • RRP: $98.99
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              This book examines why taxation is central to the enjoyment or suppression of human rights in an age of rising nationalism, authoritarianism, and disillusionment with the traditional role of the state. Taxation and human rights are at the heart of debates about the appropriate ba...lance in society between the public and private sectors, and ultimately the content of a new social contract.
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              ISBN 9780190882235
              Released NZ 23 May 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
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              The United Nations and Human Rights: A Critical Appraisal

              The United Nations and Human Rights: A Critical Appraisal (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

              Edited by Megret, Frederic; Alston, Philip

              • RRP: $107.99
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              This text provides an analysis of the UN's work in the field of human rights. The essays critically examine the functions, procedures and performance of each of the major UN organs dealing with the subject, including the Security Council and the International Court of Justice.

              ISBN 9780198298380
              Released NZ 2 Apr 2020
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
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              The Transformation of Human Rights Fact-Finding
               

              The Transformation of Human Rights Fact-Finding (Hardback)

              Edited by Alston, Philip; Knuckey, Sarah; Alston, John Norton Pomeroy Professor of Law Philip (European University Institute, New York University Law School New York University New York University New York University New York University New York University Law School New York University Law; Knuckey, Lieff Cabraser Associate Clinical Professor of Law Director of the Human Rights Clinic Faculty Co-Director of the Human Rights Institute Sarah (Columbia University Law School)

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              This book offers a multidisciplinary approach to the study of fact-finding, including rigorous and critical analysis of the field of practice, as well as providing a range of accounts of what actually happens. It aims to deepen the study and practice of human rights investigation...s, and fosters fact-finding as a discretely studied topic, while mapping crucial transformations in the field.
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              ISBN 9780190239480
              Released NZ 16 Feb 2016
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Peoples' Rights
               

              Peoples' Rights (Paperback)

              Edited by Alston, Philip

              • RRP: $111.99
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              The right to self-determination has been a driving force in international law and politics and in the 1970s it was joined by a number of other human rights including rights to development, peace, a clean environment, and humanitarian assistance. In this volume, the significance o...f these so-called 'third generation solidarity rights' are examined.
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              ISBN 9780199243655
              Released NZ 1 Nov 2001
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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              Series Collected Courses of the Academy of European Law
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              Promoting Human Rights through Bills of Rights: Comparative Perspectives
               

              Promoting Human Rights through Bills of Rights: Comparative Perspectives (Hardback)

              Edited by Alston, Philip

              • RRP: $272.00
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              This book offers a collection of original essays by a leading group of contributors that examine the role played by international human rights instruments and agendas in shaping domestic provisions for the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms.

              ISBN 9780198258223
              Released NZ 1 Sep 1999
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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              Human Rights and Development: Towards Mutual Reinforcement
               

              Human Rights and Development: Towards Mutual Reinforcement (Hardback)

              Edited by Alston, Philip; Robinson, Mary

              • RRP: $272.00
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              Addresses crucial aspects of the human rights and development interface, including the economics of social rights; land rights and women's empowerment; child labour and access to education; reform of legal and judicial systems; the human rights role of the private sector; and bui...lding human rights into development planning.
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              ISBN 9780199284610
              Released NZ 26 Oct 2005
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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              Labour Rights as Human Rights
               

              Labour Rights as Human Rights (Hardback)

              Edited by Alston, Philip

              • RRP: $237.00
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              Are efforts to protect workers' rights compatible with the forces of globalization? Exploring some of the options that are open to governments, civil society, and the labour movement, this work argues that international agreements and institutions are of central importance if lab...our rights are to be protected in a globalized economy.
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              ISBN 9780199281053
              Released NZ 1 May 2005
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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              Series Collected Courses of the Academy of European Law
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              International Human Rights
                

              International Human Rights (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2nd ed.)

              By Alston, Philip; Goodman, Professor of Law Ryan

              • RRP: $201.50
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              • Pub Date
                14 Dec 20

              International Human Rights offers sophisticated and though-provoking reflections on the current state of the art in relation to the international regime governing human rights. This internationally acclaimed interdisciplinary coursebook provides a diverse range of carefully edite...d primary and secondary materials alongside extensive text, editorial commentary, and study questions. Written by two globally eminent human rights scholars, and providing an unrivalled level of analysis and breadth of materials, International Human Rights is the essential companion for students, researchers, advocates, and practitioners. Online Resource Centre This book is accompanied by an Online Resource Centre containing additional edited documents and sources.
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              ISBN 9780199683413
              Released NZ 14 Dec 2020
              Publisher Oxford University Press
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