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On Liberty and Its Enemies

by Timothy Fuller

This collection of nineteen of Kenneth Minogue's essays, written over a period of more than fifty years, celebrates the advent of modern liberty. They describe the conditions under which liberty and individuality...


Memory Activism

by Yifat Gutman

Set in Israel in the first decade of the twenty-first century and based on long-term fieldwork, this rich ethnographic study offers an innovative analysis of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. It explores practices...


Development and Human Rights

by Joel E. Oestreich

In 2003, the United Nations adopted a common rights-based approach to development in their efforts to promote an international standard of human rights throughout the world. The approach emphasizes economic,...


Human Rights after Hitler

by Dan Plesch & Benjamin B. Ferencz

Human Rights after Hitler reveals thousands of forgotten US and Allied war crimes prosecutions against Hitler and other Axis war criminals based on a popular movement for justice that stretched from Poland to...


The New Human Rights Movement

by Peter Joseph

Society is broken. We can design our way to a better one.

In our interconnected world, self-interest and social-interest are rapidly becoming indistinguishable. If current negative trajectories remain, including...


Bloody Sunday

by 50MINUTES.Com

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the events of Bloody Sunday in next to no time with this concise guide.

50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of Bloody Sunday. In January 1972,...


A Revolution Undone

by H.A. Hellyer

Amid the turbulence of the 2011 Arab uprisings, the revolutionary uprising that played out in Cairo's Tahrir Square created high expectations before dashing the hopes of its participants. The upheaval led to...


The Universal Declaration of Human Rights

by 50MINUTES.Com

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the history of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in next to no time with this concise guide.

50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of...


The Right to Dissent

by Lois M. Leslie & Pearl Eliadis

This Guide to the Right to Dissent has been developed for the purpose of promoting the rule of law through enhancing knowledge and awareness of international human rights law concerning the rights to participate...


Biographies for Kids - All about Martin Luther King Jr.: Words That Changed America - Children's Biographies of Famous People Books

by Baby Professor

Who was Martin Luther King, Jr. and what did he do to change American history? Learn about peaceful protests and how the power of words can break down the walls of racism. When you read this book, you will be...


National, International, and Human Security: A Comparative Introduction

by Laura Neack

This concise updated edition offers a clear and comprehensive comparison of national, international, and human security. Laura Neack frames key concepts and policies, paired with timely new case studies, arguing...


Condition Critical: Life and Death in Israel/Palestine

by Alice Rothchild

Since 2003, obstetrician Alice Rothchild has traveled annually to Israel/Palestine with other concerned Americans, to learn about health and human rights situation of politically marginalized communities, especially...


Exploitation

by Monique Deveaux & Vida Panitch

Contemporary theoretical discussions of exploitation are dominated by thinkers in the liberal and Marxian traditions. Exploitation: From Practice to Theory, pushes past these traditional and binary explanations,...


Liberals and Cannibals: The Implications of Diversity

by Steven Lukes

With debates on the meaning of “liberal society” more heated than ever, this is a timely re-issue of a classic text

Can the tension between relativism and the moral universalism current in contemporary politics...


A Hope More Powerful Than the Sea: The Journey of Doaa Al Zamel

by Melissa Fleming

The stunning story of a young woman, an international crisis, and the triumph of the human spirit.

Adrift in a frigid sea, no land in sight—just debris from the ship's wreckage and floating corpses all around—nineteen-year-old...


Universal Human Rights : A Comparative Research

by M. T. Ja'fari, Beytollah Naderlew & Shahriar Fassih

 

Muhammad Taqi Ja'fari is a well-known scholar who has written 41 books in addition to his 15-volume interpretation of Rumi’s, Mathnavi, and a 27-volume translation and interpretation of the Nahj-ul-balaqah.   ...


Equality: What Do You Think About When You Think of Equality?

by Paul Alan Fahey, Susan Reynolds & Victoria Zackheim

In the tradition of Dr. Martin Luther King’s Stride Toward Freedom and Malala Yousafzai’s, I Am MalalaEquality: What Do You Think About When You Think of Equality? presents thought-provoking and compelling...


Anti-Human Rights & Anti-Environmental Practices of the United Nations: Misused American Taxes

by Pallavi Kakoti-McHugh

“The UN, the creator of international human rights law in the current world, does not practice human rights themselves and this is a threat to the environment, Climate Change, human right to life and wellbeing...


Respecting Toleration

Sexual Violence in the Argentinean Crimes against Humanity Trials: Rethinking Victimhood

by Cecilia Macón

The book highlights the experience of testifying in cases of sexual violence in the Argentinian crimes against humanity trials. Macón argues that affect in the experiences of women who did and did not testify...