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Binational human rights : the U.S.-Mexico experience

Author: William Paul Simmons; Carol McClurg Mueller
Publisher: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania : University of Pennsylvania Press, 2014. ©2014
Series: Pennsylvania studies in human rights.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Mexico ranks highly on many of the measures that have proven significant for creating a positive human rights record, including democratization, good health and life expectancy, and engagement in the global economy. Yet the nation's most vulnerable populations suffer human rights abuses on a large scale, such as gruesome killings in the Mexican drug war, decades of violent feminicide, migrant deaths in the U.S.  Read more...
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Binational human rights.
Philadelphia, Pa. : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2014]
(DLC) 2014017094
(OCoLC)880757777
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William Paul Simmons; Carol McClurg Mueller
ISBN: 9780812209983 0812209982 0812246284 9780812246285 1322513872 9781322513874
OCLC Number: 891400033
Description: 1 online resource (vi, 300 pages).
Contents: Reflections on immigration, binational policies, and human rights tragedies / Miguel Escobar-Valdez --
Sexual violence against migrant women and children / William Paul Simmons and Michelle Téllez --
Immigration enforcement at the U.S.-Mexico border : where human rights and national sovereignty collide / Timothy J. Dunn --
Politics of death in the drug war : the right to kill and suspensions of human rights in Mexico, 2000-2012 / Julie A. Murphy Erfani --
Migration, violence and "security primacy" at the Guatemala-Mexico border / Luis Alfredo Arriola Vega --
Binational roots of the femicides in Ciudad Juárez / Carol Mueller --
Reflections on antiviolence civil society organizations in Ciudad Juárez / Clara Jusidman --
Persistence of femicide amid transnational activist networks / Kathleen Staudt --
Transnational advocacy for human rights in contemporary Mexico / Alejandro Anaya Muñoz --
Restrictions on U.S. security assistance and their limitations in promoting changes to the human rights situation in Mexico / Maureen Meyer --
Multiple states of exception, structural violence, and prospects for change / William Paul Simmons.
Series Title: Pennsylvania studies in human rights.
Responsibility: edited by William Paul Simmons and Carol Mueller.
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With contributions from leading scholars and activists from the U.S. and Mexico, Binational Human Rights analyzes the feminicides in Ciudad Juarez, the drug war, and the plight of migrants within the  Read more...

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