LOCATIONCellar
Call No. Af 908.5 V65 2012
Author Viljoen, Frans.
Title International human rights law in Africa / Frans Viljoen.
Location Volume/Copy Barcode Status
 Cellar  Af 908.5 V65 2012    3500501350803X  
 Introduction to the Second Editionxi
 Table of Casesxv
 Table of Instrumentsxxvii
 List of Abbreviationsxxxi
pt. I BACKGROUND 
1.An Introduction to International Human Rights Law3
pt. II THE GLOBAL LEVEL 
2.The Role of United Nations Organs and Agencies in Realizing Human Rights in Africa45
3.The United Nations Treaty-Based Human Rights System and Africa87
pt. III THE REGIONAL LEVEL 
4.The African Union Human Rights Architecture151
5.Substantive Human Rights Norms in the African Regional System213
6.The African Commission: Introduction and Assessment289
7.The African Commission: Protective Mandate300
8.The African Commission: Promotional Mandate349
9.The African Children's Charter and Children's Rights Committee391
10.The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights410
pt. IV THE SUBREGIONAL LEVEL 
11.The Realization of Human Rights in Africa Through Subregional Institutions469
pt. V THE NATIONAL LEVEL 
12.Domestic Implementation of International Human Rights Law in African States517
pt. VI CONCLUSION 
13.Conclusion563
 Bibliography573
 Index603
Published Oxford, U.K. : Oxford University Press, 2012.
Edition 2nd ed.
Description xxxvii, 622 p. ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [573]-601) and index.
Gift Purchased from the income of the African Law Center Fund
Subject Human rights -- Africa.
International agencies -- Africa.
African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights.
African Union.
African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights.
ISBN 9780199645596 (pbk.)
0199645590 (pbk.)
9780199645589
0199645582
OCLC No. or Control No. 794228312