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ERIC Number: ED200657
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Oct
Pages: 56
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Human Rights in the United Kingdom.
British Information Service, New York, NY. Reference Div.
This pamphlet uses the Articles of the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights as a framework within which to describe legal safeguards of individual rights in the United Kingdom. Under each article of the Declaration, a historical perspective of the tradition of civil liberties is provided, as are descriptions of recent trends and legal and legislative decisions. Legislation in the following areas is summarized: protection of the person; legal procedures; right to privacy; freedom of movement; nationality; marriage and the family; property; religious toleration; freedom of expression; assemblies and associations; political rights; social and industrial welfare; education, science, and the arts; safeguards for human rights; and international arrangements. (MK)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: British Information Service, New York, NY. Reference Div.
Identifiers: United Kingdom; United Nations
Note: For a related document, see UD 021 195.