Indigenous Rights and United Nations Standards
Self-determination, Culture and Land
By (author) Alexandra Xanthaki
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Indigenous Rights and United Nations Standards by Alexandra Xanthaki
Book DescriptionThe debate on indigenous rights has revealed some serious difficulties for current international law, posed mainly by different understandings of important concepts. This book explores the extent to which indigenous claims, as recorded in the United Nations forums, can be accommodated by international law. By doing so, it also highlights how the indigenous debate has stretched the contours and ultimately evolved international human rights standards. The book first reflects on the international law responses to the theoretical arguments on cultural membership. After a comprehensive analysis of the existing instruments on indigenous rights, the discussion turns to self-determination. Different views are assessed and a fresh perspective on the right to self-determination is outlined. Ultimately, the author refuses to shy away from difficult questions and challenging issues and offers a comprehensive discussion of indigenous rights and their contribution to international law.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780521835749
(228mm x 152mm x 24mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 17-May-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Alexandra Xanthaki
Reflections on the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Paperback (January 2011)
This book offers comprehensive institutional, thematic and regional analysis of the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.
Indigenous Rights and United Nations Standards, Paperback (August 2010)» View all books by Alexandra Xanthaki
This book explores the extent to which indigenous claims can be accommodated by international law.
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Author Biography - Alexandra Xanthaki
Alexandra Xanthaki is a Lecturer in International Human Rights at Brunel University.
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