eBook An Encyclopedia of Human Rights in the United States, 2nd Edition

  • H. Victor Conde
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  • ISBN-10: 1592373011
  • ISBN-13: 9781592373017
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 1835 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released October 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011
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This two-volume set offers easy to grasp explanations of the basic concepts and laws in the field, with emphasis on human rights in the historical, political, and legal experience of the United States. This indispensable resource surveys the legal protection of human dignity in the United States, examines the sources of human rights norms, cites key legal cases, explains the role of international governmental and non-governmental organizations, and charts global, regional, and UN human rights measures.