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Rescuing human rights : a radically moderate approach

Author: Hurst Hannum
Publisher: Cambridge Cambridge University Press 2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is a multi-disciplinary book with a primary focus on international law and human rights. It analyzes human rights successes and failures, and argues that the role of human rights in foreign  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hurst Hannum
ISBN: 9781108417488 1108417485 9781108405362 1108405363
OCLC Number: 1102510204
Description: XX, 223 Seiten
Contents: Preface; Acknowledgments; List of abbreviations; 1. Introduction: assumptions and principles; 2. Crime and (occasional) punishment; 3. The importance of government, for better or worse; 4. Human rights and ... whatever; 5. Undermining old rights with new ones: you can't always get what you want; 6. Women, sex, and gender; 7. The flexibility of human rights norms: universality is not uniformity; 8. Human rights hawks; 9. The indispensable state? The United States and human rights; 10. The way forward: less is more; Index.
Responsibility: Hurst Hannum, the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, Massachusetts.

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