• Human Rights: New Dimensions and Challenges book cover

    Human Rights

    New Dimensions and Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Janusz Symonides

    First published in 1998, this first volume of The Manual on Human Rights Education for Universities has been prepared in the hope that it will serve as a teaching aid for institutions of higher education, as well as for UNESCO Chairs, and focuses on new dimensions and challenges. UNESCO’s long…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The National Liberation Struggle in South Africa: A Case Study of the United Democratic Front, 1983-87 book cover

    The National Liberation Struggle in South Africa

    A Case Study of the United Democratic Front, 1983-87, 1st Edition

    By Gregory F. Houston

    First published in 1999, this volume follows the interactions between the United Democratic Front (UDF) and the African National Congress (ANC) and Pan Africanist Congress (PAC), which had adopted more revolutionary strategies after their banning in 1960, over the period 1983-87. Only a few studies…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Same or Different: Gender Politics in the Workplace book cover

    Same or Different

    Gender Politics in the Workplace, 1st Edition

    By Kay M. Fraser

    First published in 1999, this volume responds to the 1968 sewing worker strikes at the Ford Motor Company, asking how the worker demands made by women are to be heard and understood in workplace negotiations. At the time of original writing in the late 1990s, there remained many women workers whose…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Women's Reproductive Rights in Developing Countries book cover

    Women's Reproductive Rights in Developing Countries

    1st Edition

    By Vijayan K Pillai, Guang-Shen Wang

    First published in 1999, this volume represents an empirical model of reproductive rights in developing countries. The model encompasses three explanations of reproductive rights. The first proposes that reproductive rights levels are negatively related to population growth. The second explanation…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Shaping Citizenship: A Political Concept in Theory, Debate and Practice book cover

    Shaping Citizenship

    A Political Concept in Theory, Debate and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Claudia Wiesner, Anna Björk, Hanna-Mari Kivistö, Katja Mäkinen

    Citizenship is a core concept for the social sciences, and citizenship is also frequently interpreted, challenged and contested in different political arenas. Shaping Citizenship explores how the concept is debated and contested, defined and redefined, used and constructed by different agents, at…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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  • Transformative Justice: Remedying Human Rights Violations Beyond Transition book cover

    Transformative Justice

    Remedying Human Rights Violations Beyond Transition, 1st Edition

    By Matthew Evans

    Transitional justice mechanisms employed in post-conflict and post-authoritarian contexts have largely focused upon individual violations of a narrow set of civil and political rights, as well as the provision of legal and quasi-legal remedies, such as truth commissions, amnesties and prosecutions.…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14 
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    Transitional Justice

  • Law, Obligation, Community book cover

    Law, Obligation, Community

    1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel Matthews, Scott Veitch

    Against an ever-expanding and diversifying ‘rights talk’, this book re-opens the question of obligation from not only legal but also ethical, sociological and political perspectives. Its premise is that obligation has a primacy ahead of rights, because rights attach to practices and modes of being…

    Paperback – 2020-01-07 
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    Critical Studies in Jurisprudence

  • Dignity, Degrading Treatment and Torture in Human Rights Law: The Ends of Article 3 of the European Convention on Human Rights book cover

    Dignity, Degrading Treatment and Torture in Human Rights Law

    The Ends of Article 3 of the European Convention on Human Rights, 1st Edition

    By Elaine Webster

    Although scholars have shown longstanding interest in the boundaries of interpretation of the right not to be subjected to torture and other prohibited harm, the existing body of work does not sufficiently reflect the significance of the interpretive scope of degrading treatment. This book argues…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
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  • Political Torture in Popular Culture: The Role of Representations in the Post-9/11 Torture Debate book cover

    Political Torture in Popular Culture

    The Role of Representations in the Post-9/11 Torture Debate, 1st Edition

    By Alex Adams

    Political Torture in Popular Culture argues that the literary, filmic, and popular cultural representation of political torture has been one of the defining dimensions of the torture debate that has taken place in the course of the post-9/11 global war on terrorism. The book argues that cultural…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
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  • Noncitizenism: Recognising Noncitizen Capabilities in a World of Citizens book cover

    Noncitizenism

    Recognising Noncitizen Capabilities in a World of Citizens, 1st Edition

    By Tendayi Bloom

    Noncitizens have always been present in liberal political philosophy. Often hard to situate within traditional frameworks that prioritise citizenship, noncitizens can appear voiceless and rightsless, which has implications for efforts towards global justice and justice in migration. This book…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
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  • Vulnerability and Security in Human Rights Literature and Visual Culture book cover

    Vulnerability and Security in Human Rights Literature and Visual Culture

    1st Edition

    By Alexandra Schultheis Moore

    This book responds to the failures of human rights—the way its institutions and norms reproduce geopolitical imbalances and social exclusions—through an analysis of how literary and visual culture can make visible human rights claims that are foreclosed in official discourses. Moore draws on…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
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  • Redefined Labour Spaces: Organising Workers in Post-Liberalised India book cover

    Redefined Labour Spaces

    Organising Workers in Post-Liberalised India, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sobin George, Shalini Sinha

    This book discusses the transformation of labour movements and trade unionism in post-liberalised India. It looks at emerging collectivism, both in formal and informal sectors, and relates it to changing political and industrial relations. Bringing together studies of resistance, struggles and new…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge India

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