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Critical perspectives on human rights

Author: Birgit Schippers
Publisher: London ; Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield International, Ltd., [2019]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Provides cutting-edge interventions into contemporary issues on rights, ethics and global justice"--
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Critical perspectives on human rights.
London ; New York : Rowman & Littlefield International, Ltd., [2018]
(DLC) 2018027921
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Birgit Schippers
ISBN: 9781786600165 1786600161
OCLC Number: 1044867030
Description: 1 online resource (xxi, 252 pages)
Contents: Language and freedom in critiques of human rights / Rachel Wahl --
Human rights trouble? Judith Butler and the performative refusal of human rights / Ben Golder --
Rethinking the human in human rights / Moya Lloyd --
Towards a posthumanist conception of human rights? / Birgit Schippers --
Practice, justification and queer : human rights meets sexuality and gender diversity / Anthony J. Langlois --
Human dignity and human rights : lessons from the fight for marriage equality in the United States / Karen Zivi --
The political movement for a human right to the city / Joe Hoover --
Peasant activism and the ambiguity of human rights / Robin Dunford --
Eurocentric and third-world histories of human rights : critique, recognition and dialogue / José-Manuel Barreto --
Critical theory, sociology, and human rights / Mark Frezzo --
Borders of human rights : territorial sovereignty and the precarious personhood of migrants / Ayten Gündoğdu --
Afterword : situating human rights in the postpolitical landscape / Upendra Baxi.
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