Writing in Rights (Paperback)

Australia and the Protection of Human Rights

By Hilary Charlesworth, H. Charlesworth

University of New South Wales Press, 9780868407883, 110pp.

Publication Date: November 1, 2001

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Considers the Federation debate about rights, and how Australian law since has responded to the meager constitutional directions; it examines the international legal system and various objections to human rights principles; and it analyses the lessons of three modern constitutional experiments with rights protection: those of Canada, South Africa and the United Kingdom.