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Disability in International Human Rights Law

Disability in International Human Rights Law

Gauthier de Beco

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780198824503
eISBN:
9780191863318
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198824503.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

This book examines what international human rights law has gained from the new elements in the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons (CRPD). It explores how the CRPD is intricately bound up with ... More

Incorporating RightsStrategies to Advance Corporate Accountability

Incorporating Rights: Strategies to Advance Corporate Accountability

Erika George

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780199941483
eISBN:
9780199366385
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199941483.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Incorporating Rights: Strategies to Advance Corporate Accountability examines existing and emerging advocacy strategies that could conceivably close a global governance gap that puts human rights at ... More

Global Intersectionality and Contemporary Human Rights

Global Intersectionality and Contemporary Human Rights

Johanna Bond

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780198868835
eISBN:
9780191905308
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198868835.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The book enriches our understanding of international human rights by using intersectionality theory, the concept that aspects of identity, such as race and gender, are mutually constitutive and ... More

Rebel CourtsThe Administration of Justice by Armed Insurgents

Rebel Courts: The Administration of Justice by Armed Insurgents

René Provost

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780190912222
eISBN:
9780190912253
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190912222.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

Rebel Courts presents an argument that it is possible for non-state armed groups in situations of armed conflict to legally establish and operate a system of courts to administer justice. Neither the ... More

The Customary International Law of Human Rights

The Customary International Law of Human Rights

William A. Schabas

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780192845696
eISBN:
9780191938016
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192845696.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Customary international law is one of the principal sources of public international law. Unlike many branches of international law, human rights law did not first develop as custom and subsequently ... More

Disappearances in the Post-Transition Era in Latin America

Disappearances in the Post-Transition Era in Latin America

Karina Ansolabehere, Barbara A. Frey, and Leigh A. Payne (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780197267226
eISBN:
9780191938191
Item type:
book
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197267226.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The book identifies a new human rights phenomenon. While disappearances have tended to be associated with authoritarian state and armed conflict periods, the study looks at these acts carried out in ... More

Lethal Autonomous WeaponsRe-Examining the Law and Ethics of Robotic Warfare

Lethal Autonomous Weapons: Re-Examining the Law and Ethics of Robotic Warfare

Jai Galliott, Duncan MacIntosh, and Jens David Ohlin (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780197546048
eISBN:
9780197546079
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197546048.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The question of whether new rules or regulations are required to govern, restrict, or even prohibit the use of autonomous weapons systems has been the subject of debate for the better part of a ... More

Offensive Speech, Religion, and the Limits of the Law

Offensive Speech, Religion, and the Limits of the Law

Nicholas Hatzis

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780198758440
eISBN:
9780191818370
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198758440.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Is the government ever justified in restricting offensive speech? This question has become particularly important in relation to communications which offend the religious sensibilities of listeners. ... More

The European Union and Human RightsAnalysis, Cases, and Materials

The European Union and Human Rights: Analysis, Cases, and Materials

Jan Wouters and Michal Ovádek

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780198814177
eISBN:
9780191923838
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198814177.001.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This book maps and critiques the European Union’s commitment to human rights in both internal and external affairs. The book covers the evolution as well as the current state of the EU’s engagement ... More

Crisis LawyeringEffective Legal Advocacy in Emergency Situations

Crisis Lawyering: Effective Legal Advocacy in Emergency Situations

Ray Brescia and Eric Stern (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781479801701
eISBN:
9781479801725
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479801701.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

As globalization increases, and an interlocking web of nations, governments, nonstate actors, laws, and rules affect human behavior, lawyers are often among the first responders when crises hit and ... More

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