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Human Rights in Closed Environments - Law in Context v. 31 (Paperback)
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Human Rights in Closed Environments - Law in Context v. 31 (Paperback)

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Paperback 304 Pages / Published: 30/09/2014
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This volume considers the application of human rights in six specific Australian a /closed environmentsa a " prisons; police cells; forensic psychiatric institutions; closed mental health units; closed disability units; and immigration detention centres. The publication highlights rights concerns common across the different types of environments, such as the vulnerability of persons held in detention, the tension between respect for rights and safety concerns, and securing a human rights culture in a context of significant power imbalances. It also draws comparisons between the same closed environments in different jurisdictions, examining the a /value adda of formal rights instruments. Finally, it considers the role of external monitoring mechanisms (such as, Ombudsmen and Human Rights Commissions) in securing rights respecting environments. Human Rights in Closed Environments is a special issue (Volume 31) of the journal Law in Context. You can purchase a single copy of this issue through this page, or subscribe to the journal from the journal page.

Publisher: Federation Press
ISBN: 9781862879652
Number of pages: 304
Weight: 462 g
Dimensions: 234 x 156 mm

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