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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...


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

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...


The Conservative Human Rights Revolution

Historical Dictionary of Human Rights and Humanitarian Organizations

by Thomas E. Doyle, Robert F. Gorman & Edward S. Mihalkanin

This third edition of Historical Dictionary of Human Rights and Humanitarian Organizations contains a chronology, an introduction, appendixes, and a bibliography. The dictionary section has over 700 cross-referenced...


The Killing Wind

Children of the Mediterranean: The Odyssey of the Unescorted Refugee Children

by Giota Tsarmpopoulou

A new-historical, realistic, social-political novel. A current, strong reference to the refugee crisis, which strikes the unescorted innocent refugee children.

At the beginning of the autumn of 2014, Leto, a...


The Right to Vegetarianism

by Carlo Prisco

This book argues that vegetarian and vegan people should be guaranteed the right to eat according to their beliefs. The author claims that the right to vegetarianism is backed by the human and civil rights recognized...


Why Was the Soviet Union Fighting in Afghanistan Before the USA?: SHORT STORY #30.  Nonfiction series #1 - # 60.

by Alla P. Gakuba

After the Russian Revolution of November 6-7, 1917—the Equal Employment Opportunity Decree was issued and the Russian women and all minorities (Russia had 70-100 million minorities) became equal. 

This historic...


Peasants, Rebels, Women, and Outcastes: The Underside of Modern Japan

by Mikiso Hane & Samuel H. Yamashita

Now updated with a substantive new introduction, this compelling social history uses diaries, memoirs, fiction, trial testimony, personal recollections, and eyewitness accounts to weave a fascinating tale of...


The Other One Percent

The End of Patriarchy: Radical Feminism for Men

by Robert Jensen

The End of Patriarchy asks one key question: what do we need to create stable and decent human communities that can thrive in a sustainable relationship with the larger living world? Robert Jensen's answer is...