Mr Ruddock goes to Geneva

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Zifcak, Spencer Michael. (2004) Mr Ruddock goes to Geneva University of New South Wales Press.
AuthorsZifcak, Spencer Michael
Abstract

In this important book, lawyer Spencer Zifcak describes how friends fell out in Geneva, and looks at the actions the Australian government took in reaction to UN criticism of its human rights record. From that fateful meeting at the Palais des Nations in Geneva he traces the government efforts to change the UN committee system and the impact of the controversy on Australia's international reputation.

KeywordsUnited Nations; Human Rights Law
ISBN0868404551
Research GroupThomas More Law School
Year2004
PublisherUniversity of New South Wales Press
Place of publicationAustralia
SeriesBriefings
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