International Human Rights Gregory Barry June 10, 2010 To Follow Along, Go To:
A Brief History Ten Commandments Code of Hammurabi Magna Carta England Bill of Rights France: Rights of Man and Citizen Declaration of Independence/Bill of Rights Geneva Conventions Hague Convention League of Nations
League of Nations Membership http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/League_of_Nations
United Nations http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Veto_power_in_the_UN_Security_Council
Four Theories Realism Institutionalism Constructivism Liberalism
What is International Law International Customary Law http://www.icrc.org/eng/customary-law Treaties http://www2.ohchr.org/english/law/ The U.N. Charter http://www.un.org/en/documents/charter/ International Bill of Human Rights http://www.un-documents.net/a3r217.htm
Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide Article II Genocide is any of the following acts committed with the intent to destroy, in whole or in part, a national, ethnical, racial, or religious group, as such: Killing members of the group Causing serious bodily injury Deliberately inflicting on the group conditions of life calculated to bring about its physical destruction in whole or in part; Imposing measures intended to prevent births within the group; Forcibly transferring children of the group to another group.