Are human rights capable of liberation? The case of sex and gender diversity

  title={Are human rights capable of liberation? The case of sex and gender diversity},
  author={Sarah A. Winter},
  journal={Australian Journal of Human Rights},
  pages={151 - 173}
  • Sarah A. Winter
  • Published 1 November 2009
  • Political Science, Law
  • Australian Journal of Human Rights
This article analyses the international human rights case law in the area of sex and gender diversity. While recognising the limitations in securing human rights through a solely legal process and the weakness in securing rights under privacy, the article argues that there are opportunities to further the human rights of people who are sex and gender diverse. In particular, claims based on the right to freedom of expression before the United Nations treaty bodies or the regional human rights… 

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