The Cambridge companion to human rights law /

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Other Authors: Gearty, C. A, Douzinas, Costas, 1951-
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Language:English
Published: Cambridge, U.K. : New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012
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245 0 4 |a The Cambridge companion to human rights law /  |c edited by Conor Gearty and Costas Douzinas 
260 |a Cambridge, U.K. :  |b New York : Cambridge University Press,  |c 2012 
300 |a xv, 355 p. ;  |c 24 cm 
500 |a Papers presented at a conference at Birbeck College in London in November 2011 -- Preface 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references and index 
505 0 |a 'Framing the project' of international human rights law : reflections on the dysfunctional 'family' of the universal declaration / Anna Grear -- Restoring the 'human' in 'human rights' : personhood and doctrinal innovation in the UN disability convention / Gerard Quinn with Anna Artsein-Kerslake -- The poverty of (rights) jurisprudence / Costas Douzinas -- Foundations beyond law / Florian Hoffmann -- The interdisciplinarity of human rights / Abdullahi A. An-Nacim -- Atrocity, law, humanity : punishing human rights violators / Gerry Simpson -- Violence in the name of human rights / Simon Chesterman -- Reinventing human rights in an era of hyperglobalization : a few wayside remarks / Upendra Baxi -- Reconstituting the universal : human rights as a regional idea / Chaloka Beyani -- The embryonic sovereign and the biological citizen : the biopolitics of reproductive rights / Patrick Hanafin -- Spoils for which victor? Human rights within the democratic state / Conor Gearty -- Devoluted human rights / Chris Himsworth -- Does enforcement matter? / Gerd Oberleitner -- Winners and others : accounting for international law's favourites / Margot E. Salomon -- Resisting panic : lessons about the role of human rights during the long decade after 9/11 / Martin Scheinin -- What's in a name? The prohibitions on torture and ill-treatment today / Manfred Nowak -- Do human rights treaties make enough of a difference? / Samuel Moyn 
650 0 |a Human rights  |v Congresses 
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