Textbook on International Human Rights provides a concise introduction for students new to the subject. Clearly written and broad in scope, this popular text gives a concise introduction to international human rights, including regional systems of protection and the key substantive rights. The author skilfully guides you through the complexities of the subject, making it accessible to those with little or prior legal kwledge. Key cases and areas of debate are highlighted throughout, and a wealth of references to cases and further readings provided at the end of each chapter. Textbook on International Human Rights continues to be relied upon by students worldwide as the first book to turn to for clear and accurate coverage. Online Resource Centre This book is accompanied by an Online Resource Centre, which features an online casebook, updates in the law, and an antated list of web links to help with your research.
Rhona K.M. Smith is Professor of International Human Rights at Northumbria University.