The International Journal of Human Rights covers an exceptionally broad spectrum of human rights issues: human rights and the law, race, religion, gender, children, class, refugees and immigration. In addition to these general areas, the journal publishes articles and reports on the human rights aspects of: genocide, torture, capital punishment and the laws of war and war crimes. To encourage debate, the editors publish Forum pieces and discussion papers from authorative writers in the field. They also welcome comments, reflections, thematic essays and review articles and critical surveys of the literature.
The journal is essential reading for academics and students of political science and international law, officers in relevant NGOs, lawyers, politicians and civil servants, human rights activists, and the interested general public.
Articles Freedom of religion: lifting the veils of power and prejudice Natalie Alkiviadou
India at the crossroads? Civil society, human rights and religious freedom: critical analysis of CSOs’ third cycle Universal Periodic Review discourse 2012–2017 Paul Chaney Pages: 531-562
Protecting the rights of the girl child: implications for educational psychologists Lucia Munongi & Jace Pillay
APDH and IHRDA v Mali: recent developments in the jurisprudence of the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights Francesca Capone
Intersectionality and disability in international human rights law Gauthier de Beco
The candle burns: human rights violations of under trial prisoners in India with particular emphasis on Madhya Pradesh Ayushi R. Saxena
Common law tort of negligence as a tool for deconstructing positive obligations under the European convention on human rights Vladislava Stoyanova
Assessing incitement to hatred as a crime against humanity of persecution Mohamed Badar & Polona Florijančič
Quasi-experimental research designs as a tool for assessing the impact of transitional justice instruments Elisabeth Bunselmeyer & Philipp Schulz