Speaking out on human rights : debating Canada's human rights system / Pearl Eliadis.

Author
Eliadis, Pearl [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • Montreal, Canada : McGill-Queen's University Press, 2014.
  • ©2014
Description
1 online resource (455 p.)

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Summary note
"Shows how our human rights system plays a unique and important role in the rights revolution both in Canada and internationally and offers promising avenues for its future development."--Publishers website.
Notes
Includes index.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-393) and index.
Source of description
Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (ebrary, viewed May 21, 2014).
Language note
English
Contents
  • Preface
  • Abbreviations
  • Introduction
  • Introducing Human Rights Systems
  • Human Rights Systems Then and Now
  • Do We Still Need Them?
  • Are They Fair?
  • Signal Cases, Rights Conflicts, and Building a Human Rights Culture
  • Ideas for the Way Forward
  • Appendix One Interviews
  • Appendix Two The Paris Principles
  • Appendix Three Overview of Human Rights Systems in Canada
  • Appendix Four Recommendations for Changes to Human Rights Systems
  • Notes
  • Index.
ISBN
  • 0-7735-9184-2
  • 0-7735-9183-4
OCLC
  • 881552170
  • 865225417
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