DMCA. Copyrighted Work that you can Claim.
Base have 210 531 books.
Search: 


📙 Human Rights: Universality in Practice by Peter R. Baehr (auth.) — epub download


Human rights are always a matter of law, but they are increasingly a matter of politics. Much lip-service is paid nowadays to the notion of human rights. At the same time they are being violated all over the world. Peter Baehr presents a succinct introduction to the key theoretical and practical issues that will serve as a useful primer for students and researchers.



About book:

About file:

  • File size: 1 148 230
  • Format: pdf


Security code:
Download button

Similar books results


The practice of human rights: tracking law between the global and the local
The practice of human rights: tracking law between the global and the local download pdf by Mark Goodale, Sally Engle Merry

Human rights are now the dominant approach to social justice globally. But how do human rights work? What do they do? Drawing on anthropological studies of human rights work from around the world, this book examines human rights in practice. It shows how ...

Human Rights: Universality in Practice
Human Rights: Universality in Practice free epub by Peter R. Baehr (auth.)

Human rights are always a matter of law, but they are increasingly a matter of politics. Much lip-service is paid nowadays to the notion of human rights. At the same time they are being violated all over the world. Peter Baehr presents a succinct introduc...

World Report 2010 (Human Rights Watch World Report)
World Report 2010 (Human Rights Watch World Report) free pdf by Human Rights Watch

Human Rights Watch is increasingly recognized as the world’s leader in building a stronger awareness for human rights. Their annual World Report is the most probing review of human rights developments available anywhere. Written in straightforward, non-te...

Religion and the Global Politics of Human Rights
Religion and the Global Politics of Human Rights download pdf by Thomas Banchoff, Robert Wuthnow

Are human rights universal or the product of specific cultures? Is democracy a necessary condition for the achievement of human rights in practice? And when, if ever, is it legitimate for external actors to impose their understandings of human rights upon...

Law, infrastructure, and human rights
Law, infrastructure, and human rights epub download by Michael B. Likosky

From attacks on oil infrastructure in post-war reconstruction Iraq to the laying of gas pipelines in the Amazon Rainforest through indigenous community villages, infrastructure projects are sites of intense human rights struggles. Many state and non-state...

The Liberal Project and Human Rights: The Theory and Practice of a New World Order
The Liberal Project and Human Rights: The Theory and Practice of a New World Order free pdf by John Charvet, Elisa Kaczynska-Nay

The 'Liberal Project' aims to transform society in accordance with liberal values and practices. This volume argues that the United Nations regime on human rights is an attempt to realise this project on an international level. The authors provide an enga...

The Immutable Laws of Mankind: The Struggle For Universal Human Rights
The Immutable Laws of Mankind: The Struggle For Universal Human Rights epub download by Alastair Davidson (auth.)

The key question for the history of universal human rights is why it took so long for them to become established as law. The main theme of this book is that the attainment of universal human rights required heroic struggle, first by individuals and then b...

The umbrella of U.S. power : the universal declaration of human rights and the contradictions of U.S. policy
The umbrella of U.S. power : the universal declaration of human rights and the contradictions of U.S. policy free epub by Chomsky, Noam

Chomsky observes the 50th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights as a "Path to a Better World," while chronicling how far off the trail the United States is with respect to actual political practice and conduct. Analysing the contradicti...

Toward a Theory of Human Rights: Religion, Law, Courts
Toward a Theory of Human Rights: Religion, Law, Courts pdf free by Michael J. Perry

In his new book, Emory Law Professor Michael J. Perry reflects that grotesque inhumanities leading to the deaths of well over one million people made the 20th century the bloodiest in human existence. Yet this period also offered a heartening story of the...

Local Government in the United Kingdom
Local Government in the United Kingdom epub download by David Wilson, Chris Game, Steve Leach, Gerry Stoker (auth.)

Stage Right: Crisis and Recovery in British Contemporary Mainstream Theatre

Economic Development, Growth and Welfare

Competitive Marketing Strategy for Europe: Developing, Maintaining and Defending Competitive Advantage

Aspects of Distribution of Wealth and Income
Aspects of Distribution of Wealth and Income free epub by Dimitri B. Papadimitriou (eds.)

In the 1980s, a decade of economic expansion, the rich grew richer but the poor poorer. These essays explore the disparities in wealth and income comparing the fortunes of American households with those in other industrialized nations. Demographic and str...

Improving Economic and Social Cohesion in the European Community
Improving Economic and Social Cohesion in the European Community free pdf by Jørgen Mortensen (eds.)

This book gives a clear insight into the EC's efforts to reduce regional inequalities in Europe, assessing the effectiveness of key EC policies such as the structural funds. It also analyses regional income disparities within the EC, the effects of econom...

Public Policy in Britain
Public Policy in Britain free download by Stephen P. Savage, Rob Atkinson, Lynton Robins (eds.)

Poverty, Inequality and Rural Development: Case-Studies in Economic Development, Volume 3
Poverty, Inequality and Rural Development: Case-Studies in Economic Development, Volume 3 download pdf by Tim Lloyd, Oliver Morrissey (eds.)

Poverty alleviation is a major objective of development. More than a fifth of the world's population lives in absolute poverty, and the majority of the poor live in rural areas. This volume studies what can be done for alleviating rural poverty. Four chap...

Developments in Russian and Post-Soviet Politics
Developments in Russian and Post-Soviet Politics pdf free by Stephen White, Alex Pravda, Zvi Gitelman (eds.)

Pro Oracle Application Express 4, 2nd Edition
Pro Oracle Application Express 4, 2nd Edition free download by Tim Fox, Scott Spendolini, John Scott

Pro Oracle Application Express 4 is your key to mastering one of the most innovative products to come out of Oracle in years. Application Express, termed "APEX" for short, is fast becoming one of the easiest and most widely-used of tools for cre...