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Human Rights in Another Key
Language: en
Pages: 184
Authors: Johan Galtung
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell

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Human Rights and US Foreign Policy
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Jan Hancock
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-06-11 - Publisher: Routledge

This book analyzes the role of human rights in the foreign policy of the George W. Bush Administrations. References to human rights, freedom and democracy became prominent explanations for post-9/11 foreign policy, yet human rights have been neither impartially nor universally integrated into decision-making. Jan Hancock addresses this apparent paradox
Human Rights in Action
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Miia Halme-Tuomisaari
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-10-25 - Publisher: BRILL

This study combines anthropological and critical legal approaches to explore the conceptions of knowledge, expertise and learning of a network of Nordic human rights experts. It explores how the ideals of emancipation are realized in human rights action.
Human Rights in the World Community
Language: en
Pages: 543
Authors: Richard Pierre Claude, Burns H. Weston
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-10-04 - Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

This unique textbook seeks to promote students' critical and analytical skills and to provide a teacher-friendly resource featuring: in-depth scholarly introductions to each chapter, multiple questions for discussion and reflection, and an extensive bibliography and annotated filmography.
Debating Human Rights in China
Language: en
Pages: 389
Authors: Marina Svensson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Pub Incorporated

Drawing on little-known sources, Marina Svensson argues that the concept of human rights was invoked by the Chinese people well before the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in 1948, and it has continued to have strong appeal after 1949, both in Taiwan and on the mainland. These