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 Preventive detention of dangerous inmates: a dialogue between human rights and penal regimes Joseph Tzu-Shuo Liu
The spatial aspect of human rights: a framework for the structural and spatial analysis of human rights practice Fátima García Elena
Mapping the intangible: forensic human rights documentation in post-conflict Uganda Lucia M. M. K. Elgerud & Jaymelee J. Kim
Russia’s laws on ‘non-traditional’ relationships as response to global norm diffusion Andrea Chandler
Human rights and social welfare pathologies: civil society perspectives on contemporary practice across UK jurisdictions – critical analysis of third cycle UPR data Paul Chaney Pages: 639-674
Memory as a battlefield: European memorial laws and freedom of speech Alina Cherviatsova
Conflict resolution in post-violence societies: some guidance for the judiciary Nasia Hadjigeorgiou
Child trafficking in the Yunnan and Guangdong provinces of China Songcai Yang, Ling Han & Yingxi Bi