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Drug control and human rights in international law

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Author
Lines, Richard
Call Number
ONLINE K3641 L56 2017
Location
Vancouver Community
URL
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Title
Drug control and human rights in international law
Alternate Title
Drug control & human rights in international law
Author
Lines, Richard
Responsibility
Richard Lines; foreword by William A. Schabas.
Place
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
207 p.
Subjects
Drug and narcotic control
Human Rights
Abstract
This book explores how international drug control law should be interpreted within the context of international human rights law.
Foreword / William A. Schabas --
Drug control, human rights and 'parallel universes' --
The 'fourth stage' of drug control : development, structure and law --
Humanitarian or stigmatising? : the contradictory paradigms of international drug control --
Drug control and human rights : complementarities, conflicts and tensions between the regimes --
The object and purpose of international drug control regime --
The case for dynamic interpretation of the international drug control conventions --
Moving the 'thumb on the scales' : towards a dynamic human rights-based interpretation of international drug control law --
The future for a 'fifth stage' of drug control.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
9781316770979
9781316759707
9781107171176
Format
Ebook
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
ONLINE K3641 L56 2017
URL
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=nlebk&AN=1475860&site=ehost-live
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