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International Human Rights (LAWS 5116)

This is a research guide to help students in Dean Cover's course find resources on international human rights and Canada, India, South Africa, and the United Kingdom

Getting Started

This is a guide to help research international human rights and state practice in human rights law for Canada, India, South Africa, and the United Kingdom.
For an introduction to the topic, see The Foundation of Human Rights Law by United Nations.
To clarify international human rights law versus international humanitarian law, please see the ICRC's. What is the difference between international humanitarian law and human rights law?
CWRU students may request a research consultation by emailing Andy Dorchak (