Bibliographic Details

A handbook on international human rights terminology / H. Victor Condé.

Author / Creator Condé, H. Victor, 1947-
Edition 2nd ed.
Imprint Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, c2004.
Description xxxi, 393 p. ; 24 cm.
Language English
Series Human rights in international perspective ; v. 8
Subject Human rights -- Dictionaries.
Human rights.
Dictionaries.
Format E-Resource, Print, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/5166116
ISBN 0803215347 (cloth : alk. paper)
0803264399 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Notes Includes bibliographical references (p. [391]-393).
Table of Contents:
  • Preface to the Second Edition
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • Methodology
  • Abbreviations and Special Terms
  • List of Terms Defined
  • Definitions of Terms
  • Appendix A. Your Human Rights in the International Bill of Rights
  • Appendix B. Texts of the Instruments Comprising the International Bill of Human Rights
  • Universal Declaration of Human Rights; (UN 1948)
  • International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (UN 1966)
  • First Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (UN 1966)
  • Second Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (UN 1989)
  • International Covenant on Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights (UN 1966)
  • Appendix C. Excerpts from Selected International Human Rights Instruments
  • Declaration on the Right and Responsibility of Individuals, Groups and Organs of Society to Promote and Protect Universally Recognized Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms (UN 1998)
  • Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide (UN 1948)
  • Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (UN 1984)
  • International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (UN 1969)
  • Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (UN 1979)
  • American Convention on Human Rights (OAS 1978)
  • African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights (OAU 1981)
  • European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms (Council of Europe 1950)
  • Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (UN 1998)
  • Appendix D. Official Citations for Human Rights and Related Instruments
  • Bibliography