Leiden ; Boston : M. Nijhoff ; Herndon, VA : Sold and distributed in North America by Brill Academic, 2003.
xxiii, 825 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Origin and evolution of crimes against humanity: an uneasy encounter between positive law and moral outrage / Payam Akhavan Influence of the European Court of Human Rights on international criminal tribunals: some methodological remarks / Antonio Cassese Criminalizing individuals for acts of aggression committed by states / Rolf Einar Fife Acts of terrorism and crimes within the jurisdiction of the International Criminal Court / Hanne Sophie Greve Contemporary universal jurisdiction / Christopher Keith Hall First ever international trial on genocide: notes on Akayesu / Frederik Harhoff How do human rights humanize the law of war? / Theodor Meron Impact of human rights conventions on the two ad hoc Tribunals / Eric Møse Development, capabilities, rights: what is new about the right to development and a rights approach to development? / Bård Anders Andreassen Genetic resources for food and agriculture: International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture and other international agreements negotiated through the FAO Commission on Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture / José T. Esquinas-Alcázar Human rights and humanitarian action: the right to food in armed conflict / Uwe Kracht Defining cultural rights / Stephen P. Marks Long process of giving content to an economic, social, and cultural right: twenty-five years with the case of the right to adequate food / Arne Oshaug and Wenche Barth Eide Development co-operation and the right to development / Arjun Sengupta Obligation of international assistance and co-operation in the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights / Sigrun I. Skogly Business and human rights / David Weissbrodt and Muria Kruger Greenlanders and their human rights choices / Gudmundur Alfredsson Protection of kin-minorities: international standards and Russian practice / Stanislav V. Chernichenko Contemporary protection of minorities / John Packer Minority rights: additional rights or added protection? / Martin Scheinin Hague, Oslo and Lund Recommendations regarding minority questions / Max van der Stoel United Nations Sub-Commission Working Group on Minorities: what protection for minority rights? / Cecilia Thompson "Political" and "legal" control mechanisms revisited / Theo van Boven Citizenship and human rights: some thoughts on a complex relationship / Nils A. Butenschøn International human rights law, the environment and indigenous peoples / Erica-Irene A. Daes Terrorism and human rights after 2001 / Vojin Dimitrijevic Lutte contre l'impunité / Louis Joinet National human rights institutions implementing human rights / Morten Kjœrum Some reflections on the rules and practices followed by the Sub-Commission on the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights / Guennadi Lebakine Treatment of persons deprived of liberty: analysis of the Human Rights Committee's case law under Article 10 of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR) / Jakob Th. Möller Struggling against racism in the aftermath of 11 September 2001 / Paulo Sérgio Pinheiro Leadership in human rights / Bertrand G. Ramcharan Sources of fundamental rights of the European Union: a structural overview / Allan Rosas Human rights for children / Lucy Smith Reflections on human rights, sovereignty of states and the principle of non-intervention / Danilo Türk Droits de l'homme et pratiques traditionnelles / Hamila Embarek Warzazi.
Bibliography, etc. Note
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