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The Resource Human rights and the United States, H. Victor Condé, Charles F. Gelsinger

Human rights and the United States, H. Victor Condé, Charles F. Gelsinger

Label
Human rights and the United States
Title
Human rights and the United States
Statement of responsibility
H. Victor Condé, Charles F. Gelsinger
Title variation
Encyclopedia of Human rights and the United States
Creator
Contributor
Author
Distributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This title offers easy to grasp explanations of the basic concepts and laws in the field, with emphasis on human rights in the historical, political, and legal experience of the United States. This indispensable resource surveys the legal protection of human dignity in the United States, examines the sources of human rights norms, cites key legal cases, explains the role of international governmental and non-governmental organizations, and charts global, regional, and UN human rights measures
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Cataloging source
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1947-
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Condé, H. Victor
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
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  • Gelsinger, Charles F.
  • Credo Reference (Firm)
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  • Human rights
  • Human rights
  • Human rights
Label
Human rights and the United States, H. Victor Condé, Charles F. Gelsinger
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Previously published as: Human rights in the United States
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Publisher's note -- Foreword -- Introduction and user's guide -- Abbreviations -- Chapter 1. Human rights law: background, theory, concepts & tools -- Chapter 2. Chronology of U.S. human rights moments & events -- Chapter 3. U.S. State Department, Secretary of State & human rights -- Chapter 4. U.N. Charter based bodies: focus on Human Rights Council Universal Periodic Review -- Chapter 5. U.N. Human Rights Council special procedures & complaint procedure -- Chapter 6. U.S., U.N. & human rights law: treaties & treaty bodies -- Chapter 7. Organization of American States: The U.S. & the Inter-American Human Rights System -- Chapter 8. Organization for Security & Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) -- Chapter 9. Equality, non-discrimination & racism -- Chapter 10. Rights of indigenous peoples -- Chapter 11. Rights of the child -- Chapter 12. Women's and girls' rights -- Chapter 13. Immigration, migrant workers, refugees & asylum -- Chapter 14. Freedom of thought, conscience, religion or belief -- Chapter 15. Freedom of expression & opinion, including freedom of the press -- Chapter 16. Law enforcement and criminal justice -- Chapter 17. Torture, cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment -- Chapter 18. A human right to health care -- Chapter 19. Climate change & human rights -- Chapter 20. The human right to education and to a human rights education (HRE) -- Chapter 21. International criminal law -- Chapter 22. International humanitarian law -- Chapter 23. Human rights & national security/counter terrorism measures -- Appendix A. U.S. law & legislation, resolutions, & the restatement of law -- Appendix B. Case law decisions from U.S. courts & international courts -- Appendix C. Reports of selected U.S. & international NGOs -- Bibliography -- Primary source documents index -- About the authors
Control code
9781786846723
Dimensions
digital files
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
  • Third edition
  • Enhanced Credo edition
Extent
1 online resource (409 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781786846723
Media category
electronic
Media MARC source
isbdmedia
Other physical details
36 images
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaBNVSL)gtp00567520
  • (Credo)greyhuman2017
  • (OCoLC)1029821325
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Human rights and the United States, H. Victor Condé, Charles F. Gelsinger
Publication
Copyright
Note
Previously published as: Human rights in the United States
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Publisher's note -- Foreword -- Introduction and user's guide -- Abbreviations -- Chapter 1. Human rights law: background, theory, concepts & tools -- Chapter 2. Chronology of U.S. human rights moments & events -- Chapter 3. U.S. State Department, Secretary of State & human rights -- Chapter 4. U.N. Charter based bodies: focus on Human Rights Council Universal Periodic Review -- Chapter 5. U.N. Human Rights Council special procedures & complaint procedure -- Chapter 6. U.S., U.N. & human rights law: treaties & treaty bodies -- Chapter 7. Organization of American States: The U.S. & the Inter-American Human Rights System -- Chapter 8. Organization for Security & Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) -- Chapter 9. Equality, non-discrimination & racism -- Chapter 10. Rights of indigenous peoples -- Chapter 11. Rights of the child -- Chapter 12. Women's and girls' rights -- Chapter 13. Immigration, migrant workers, refugees & asylum -- Chapter 14. Freedom of thought, conscience, religion or belief -- Chapter 15. Freedom of expression & opinion, including freedom of the press -- Chapter 16. Law enforcement and criminal justice -- Chapter 17. Torture, cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment -- Chapter 18. A human right to health care -- Chapter 19. Climate change & human rights -- Chapter 20. The human right to education and to a human rights education (HRE) -- Chapter 21. International criminal law -- Chapter 22. International humanitarian law -- Chapter 23. Human rights & national security/counter terrorism measures -- Appendix A. U.S. law & legislation, resolutions, & the restatement of law -- Appendix B. Case law decisions from U.S. courts & international courts -- Appendix C. Reports of selected U.S. & international NGOs -- Bibliography -- Primary source documents index -- About the authors
Control code
9781786846723
Dimensions
digital files
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
  • Third edition
  • Enhanced Credo edition
Extent
1 online resource (409 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781786846723
Media category
electronic
Media MARC source
isbdmedia
Other physical details
36 images
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaBNVSL)gtp00567520
  • (Credo)greyhuman2017
  • (OCoLC)1029821325
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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