The Universal Declaration of Human Rights embodies three essential features: (1) it articulated shared, universal values; (2) it identified and strengthened the significance of the individual as a subject of international law, and (3) it declared and emphasized the responsibilities of states to- wards individuals.
ILSA Journal Of International & Comparative Law
"ISLA Journal Of International And Comparative Law,"
ILSA Journal of International & Comparative Law: Vol. 5
, Article 31.
Available at: http://nsuworks.nova.edu/ilsajournal/vol5/iss2/31