2 edition of How human rights got into the Constitution found in the catalog.
How human rights got into the Constitution
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||by Zechariah Chafee.|
|Series||The Gaspar G. Bacon lectures on the Constitution of the United States / Boston University ;, 1951, Gaspar G. Bacon lectures on the Constitution of the United States.|
|LC Classifications||KF4750 .C44|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 81 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||81|
|LC Control Number||53008188|
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Francis H. Heller University of Kansas How Human Rights Got Into the Constitution.' The present volume is an expansion of the Judge Nelson Timothy Stephens Lectures, delivered at the University of Kansas in. Human rights in Nigeria are protected under the most current constitution of Nigeria has made major improvements in human rights under this constitution though the American Human Rights Report of notes areas where significant improvement is needed, which include: abuses by Boko Haram, killings by governmental forces, lack of social equality, and issues with freedom of speech.
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