Human rights and the borders of suffering : the promotion of human rights in international politics / M. Anne Brown.

Author
Brown, M. Anne [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • Manchester, UK : Manchester University Press, 2010.
  • ©2002
Description
1 online resource (vii, 232 pages) : digital, PDF file(s).

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Summary note
A study of the problematic issues surrounding human rights in its emancipatory role, but also where the term itself is abused to uphold division. Brown explores the realities of abuse and more responsive rights practices for the future.
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Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International license (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0).
Language note
In English.
Contents
Preface --1. Opening up conceptions of rights --2. The construction of human rights: dominant approaches --3. The pursuit of grounds --4. China - the Tiananmen Square massacre of 1989 --5. East Timor --6. The status of Indigenous Australians --7. Conclusion --References --Index.
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Also available in print form.
ISBN
  • 1-84779-545-5
  • 1-5261-2111-5
  • 1-78170-036-2
  • 1-280-73408-6
  • 9786610734085
  • 1-84779-063-1
  • 1-4237-0635-8
OCLC
191926017
Doi
  • 10.7765/9781526121110
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