The cultural dimension of human rights

The intersection between culture and human rights have engaged some of the most heated and controversial debates across international law and theory. To what extent should the law permit cultural defences to general rules? What role does human rights law have in the protection of minority cultures?...

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Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2014, 2014
Series:The collected courses of the Academy of European Law / The collected courses of the Academy of European Law
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Summary:The intersection between culture and human rights have engaged some of the most heated and controversial debates across international law and theory. To what extent should the law permit cultural defences to general rules? What role does human rights law have in the protection of minority cultures? This volume examines such pivotal questions
Physical Description:1 online resource
ISBN:9780191770401