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Political rights in the contemporary Arab legal order

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Glasgow Theses Service http://theses.gla.ac.uk/ [email protected] El-Atrash, Sami Salem (1989) Political rights in the contemporary Arab legal order. PhD thesis. http://theses.gla.ac.uk/4815/ Copyright and moral rights for this thesis are retained by the author A copy can be downloaded for personal non-commercial research or study, without prior permission or charge This thesis cannot be reproduced or quoted extensively from without first obtaining permission in writing from the Author The content must not be changed in any way or sold commercially in any format or medium without the formal permission of the Author When referring to this work, full bibliographic details including the author, title, awarding institution and date of the thesis must be given F'GLITI JAL. RIGHTS 114 HE gARy ARAB LE QAI- c RJ a BEST COPY AVAILABLE Variable print quality POLITICAL RIGHTS IN THE CONTEMPORARY ARAB LEGAL ORDER A thesis submitted by SAMI S. EL-ATRASH for PH. D in PUBLIC INTERNATIONAL LAW GLASGOW UNIVERSITY FACULTY OF LAW DEPART' T OF PUBLIC INTERNATIONAL LAW AUGUST 1989 0 Sami S. El- Atrash 1989 DEDICAT10N "... Even if you deny us everything else, you cannot take away the fact that we are human beings, that we too thirst for liberty and hope one day to recover a fitting place in the concert of nations; ... Even assuming that you can deny us everything, you cannot rob us of our right to live - and life and liberty are one and the same. " Ahmad Lutfi al-Sayyed (1872-1963) I dedicate this humble work to all those striving for freedom and progress. PREFACE The contradiction between the general acceptance of internationally recognised basic human rights and the conditions of political life in most Arab countries led me to undertake this study of the ability of the legal order to protect political human rights. Vi

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