International human rights and Islamic law / Mashood A. Baderin.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2003.
xxi, 279 pages ; 25 cm.
Oxford monographs in international law.
The International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights and the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights are analyzed article by article in the light of Islamic law. The practices of the Human Rights Committee and the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights are also referred to. Necessary articles of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women are examined in the context of women's rights as protected under the two Covenants.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -272) and index.