Contemporary Human Rights Ideas
By (author) Bertrand G. Ramcharan
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Contemporary Human Rights Ideas by Bertrand G. Ramcharan
Book DescriptionThe vindication of human rights is a critical challenge of a new century. Yet, there is much contestation over rights in a globalizing, post 9/11 world, as human rights ideas come into contact with different cultures and with societies in varying stages of development. Leaders of government and civil society, and the academic world, are in need of policy and normative frameworks for treading the way forward in responding to these global challenges. Written by a former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (2003-2004), this book is a much needed, short and accessible introduction to the key human rights concepts, the current debates, strategies and institutions for taking forward the global implementation of human rights.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780415774567
(216mm x 138mm x 16mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 14-Apr-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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The concept of preventive diplomacy has captivated the United Nations since it was first articulated by Secretary-General Dag Hammarskjold. This work traces the history of the practice of preventive diplomacy by UN Secretaries-General, the Security Council, and other UN organizations, and examines its prospects in an age of genocide and terrorism.
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Author Biography - Bertrand G. Ramcharan
Bertrand G. Ramcharan is Professor at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva.
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