Combined Academic Publishers

Pennsylvania Studies in Human Rights

Gallery View  List View 

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. ...
  1. Religious Freedom and Mass Conversion in India
    Religious Freedom and Mass Conversion in India argues that, although the right to religious freedom is enshrined in India's constitution, mass conversions to minority religions have complicated the practice of this right, which... Learn More
    Published: 2nd April 2019
    Hardback | £74.00
  2. The Organization of Islamic Cooperation and Human Rights
    Founded in 1969, the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) is an intergovernmental organization whose purpose is the strengthening of solidarity among Muslims. With expectations as to the OIC's role in global human rights... Learn More
    Published: 26th March 2019
    Hardback | £74.00
  3. The Ideals of Global Sport
    Does international sport make the world a better place? This volume critically examines the claims that global sports events promote peace, mutual understanding, antiracism, and democracy, and exposes repeated shortcomings in... Learn More
    Published: 26th March 2019
    Hardback | £41.00
  4. Human Rights and Participatory Politics in Southeast Asia
    In her examination of Southeast Asia, Catherine Renshaw asks how human rights can be implemented in and between ASEAN states that are politically diverse. She concludes that, in the absence of a global legalized human rights order,... Learn More
    Published: 15th March 2019
    Hardback | £62.00
  5. Joyful Human Rights

    Joyful Human Rights

    Written by William Paul Simmons, Foreword by Semere Kesete

    Series Pennsylvania Studies in Human Rights

    University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

    Joyful Human Rights espouses a joy-centered approach that provides new insights into foundational human rights issues. William Paul Simmons offers a framework—surveying a more comprehensive understanding of human experiences—for... Learn More
    Published: 8th March 2019
    Hardback | £62.00
  6. Beyond Virtue and Vice
    Beyond Virtue and Vice examines human rights practices that bring crimninal law to bear on sexuality, gender, and reproduction and seek to articulate if, when, and under what conditions, recourse to criminal law is compatible... Learn More
    Published: 25th January 2019
    Hardback | £58.00
  7. Mexico's Human Rights Crisis
    Mexico's Human Rights Crisis offers a broad survey of the human rights issues that plague Mexico. Impunity, contributors argue, is the root cause of a climate of generalized violence that is carried out, condoned, or ignored by... Learn More
    Published: 14th December 2018
    Hardback | £58.00
  8. Human Rights Transformation in Practice
    Human rights are increasingly described as being in crisis, but the ideals inherent in them remain appealing. Human Rights Transformation in Practice demonstrates how these ideals are embedded in everyday social practice and activism,... Learn More
    Published: 12th October 2018
    Hardback | £58.00
  9. For the Love of Humanity
    Based on two years of fieldwork with the transnational network of antiwar activists who constituted the World Tribunal on Iraq, For the Love of Humanity addresses the contemporary challenges and ambiguities of forging global solidarity... Learn More
    Published: 14th September 2018
    Hardback | £54.00
  10. P. C. Chang and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
    P. C. Chang and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights is the first biography of P. C. Chang (1892-1957), who lived an eventful and cosmopolitan life and was one of the key writers of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights,... Learn More
    Published: 30th August 2018
    Hardback | £74.00
  11. Truth Without Reconciliation
    Abena Ampofoa Asare identifies the documents, testimonies, and petitions gathered by Ghana's National Reconciliation Commission as a portal to an unprecedented public archive of Ghanaian political history as told by the self-described... Learn More
    Published: 3rd July 2018
    Hardback | £66.00
  12. Strategies of Compliance with the European Court of Human Rights
    In Strategies of Compliance with the European Court of Human Rights, Andreas von Staden traces the impact of human rights violations in Germany and the United Kingdom and details how governments, legislators, and domestic judges... Learn More
    Published: 14th May 2018
    Hardback | £74.00
  13. Communists and Their Victims
    Did justice measures rectify the legacy of human rights abuses committed during the communist era in the Czech Republic? Roman David weighs this question carefully to promote a transformative theory of justice that demonstrates... Learn More
    Published: 6th April 2018
    Hardback | £66.00
  14. Human Rights in Thailand

    Human Rights in Thailand

    By Don F. Selby

    Series Pennsylvania Studies in Human Rights

    University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

    By placing greater emphasis on human rights as an anthropological concern, Don F. Selby concludes that they are a matter of negotiation within everyday forms of sociality, morality, and politics.... Learn More
    Published: 3rd April 2018
    Hardback | £50.00
  15. Argentina Betrayed
    This riveting analysis of the aftermath of Argentina's massive disappearances uncovers a dynamic of trust and betrayal that has driven relentless confrontations between the state, the military, former insurgents, and bereaved... Learn More
    Published: 28th March 2018
    Hardback | £54.00
  16. Torture
    In Torture, former United Nations Special Rapporteur on Torture Manfred Nowak recounts his experience visiting countries, reviewing documents, collecting evidence, and conducting interviews with perpetrators, witnesses, and victims... Learn More
    Published: 23rd March 2018
    Hardback | £58.00
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. ...