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 Indonesian constitutional rights: expressing and purposing opinions on the internet Zaka Firma Aditya & Sholahuddin Al-Fatih
Hijab, niqab, and the religious symbol debates: consequences for health and human rights Iffath Unissa Syed
Social accountability approaches employed by civil society organisations to address maternal mortality and morbidity in Uganda Daphine Kabagambe Agaba
Human rights localisation in liberal states: the UK’s responsibility to protect as regime change and political transition in Syria Chloë M. Gilgan
Covid-19 implications on right to healthcare in Nigeria and China Gloria C. Nwafor & Anthony O. Nwafor
‘Moral and material resources’ and the social construction of India’s Right to Food Act Sara Bailey
The right to development, integral human development, and integral ecology in the Amazon Diane A. Desierto & Ilaria Schnyder von Wartensee
Entitlement, domination and violence: a philosophical model of a deviant sense of justification, and its implications for understanding human rights abuses Seiriol Morgan
‘Rights investing’ in Korea: focusing on the overturned decisions of the Constitutional Court Haeri Joo
Victims and appeals at the International Criminal Court (ICC): evaluation under international human rights standards Juan-Pablo Perez-Leon-Acevedo
Rights in records: a Charter of Lifelong Rights in Childhood Recordkeeping in Out-of-Home Care for Australian and Indigenous Australian children and care leavers Frank Golding, Antonina Lewis, Sue McKemmish, Gregory Rolan & Kirsten Thorpe