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Human rights in the Arab world : indepedent voices

Author: Anthony Tirado Chase; Amr Hamzawy
Publisher: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©2006.
Series: Pennsylvania studies in human rights.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Focuses on the historical and contemporary place of human rights in Arab politics and the obstacles to advancing rights in the region. This work offers perspectives from those at the forefront of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Tirado Chase; Amr Hamzawy
ISBN: 9780812239355 0812239350
OCLC Number: 65187415
Description: viii, 322 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction : Human rights and agency in the Arab world / Anthony Chase --
The tail and the dog : constructing Islam and human rights in political context / Anthony Chase --
A question of human rights ethics : defending the Islamists / Bahey el-Din Hassan --
Globalization and human rights : on a current debate among Arab intellectuals / Amr Hamzawy --
Transnational human rights networks and human rights in Egypt / Neil Hicks --
Women, citizenship, and civil society in the Arab world / Valentine M. Moghadam --
Human rights in the Arab world : reflections on the challenges facing human rights activism / Hanny Megally --
Human rights NGOs and the "foreign funding debate" in Egypt / Nicola Pratt --
Justice in heaven / Eyad El Sarraj --
Some Yemeni ideas about human rights / Sheila Carapico --
Got rights? Public interest litigation and the Egyptian human rights movement / Tamir Moustafa --
When the time is ripe : the struggle to create an institutional culture of human rights in Morocco / Susan Waltz and Lindsay Benstead --
Conclusion : Normative and political dimensions of contemporary Arab debates on human rights / Amr Hamzawy --
Appendix 1 : Documents --
Appendix 2 : Treaty ratifications, notable reservations, understandings, and declarations / Anthony Chase and Kyle M. Ballard.
Series Title: Pennsylvania studies in human rights.
Responsibility: edited by Anthony Tirado Chase and Amr Hamzawy.
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