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The Resource Human rights : concepts, contests, contingencies, edited by Austin Sarat and Thomas R. Kearns

Human rights : concepts, contests, contingencies, edited by Austin Sarat and Thomas R. Kearns

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Human rights : concepts, contests, contingencies
Title
Human rights
Title remainder
concepts, contests, contingencies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Austin Sarat and Thomas R. Kearns
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Human Rights: Concepts, Contests, Contingencies brings together essays that attend to both the allure and criticism of human rights. They examine contestation and contingency in today's human rights politics and help us rethink some of the basic concepts of human rights." "In exploring a crucial and timely topic, this additional volume in the Amherst Series in Law, Jurisprudence, and Social Thought will enlighten the reader to the social and intellectual currents surrounding human rights."--Jacket
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government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Amherst series in law, jurisprudence, and social thought
Human rights : concepts, contests, contingencies, edited by Austin Sarat and Thomas R. Kearns
Label
Human rights : concepts, contests, contingencies, edited by Austin Sarat and Thomas R. Kearns
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.3998/mpub.15926
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The unsettled status of human rights : an introduction / Austin Sarat and Thomas R. Kearns -- Two concepts of self-determination / Iris Marion Young -- Cultural choice and the revision of freedom / Homi K. Bhabha -- Durkheim revisited : human rights as the moral discourse for the postcolonial, post-Cold War world / Jane F. Collier -- The legal protection of human rights in Africa : how to do more with less / Abdullahi A. An-Na'im
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1 online resource (124 pages).
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online
Isbn
9780472023622
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computer
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Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
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Specific material designation
remote
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Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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