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Critical Situations

by Howard Burton

This book is based on an in-depth filmed conversation between Howard Burton and Philip Zimbardo, Professor Emeritus of Psychology at Stanford University. During this extensive conversation Philip Zimbardo relates...

Democratic Lessons: What the Greeks Can Teach Us

by Howard Burton

This book is based on an in-depth filmed conversation between Howard Burton and Josiah Ober, Tsakopoulos-Kounalakis Professor in Honor of Constantine Mitsotakis Professor of Political Science and Classics at...

Improving Human Rights

by Howard Burton

This book is based on an in-depth, filmed conversation between Howard Burton and Emilie Hafner-Burton, the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Professor of International Justice and Human Rights at UC San Diego...


by Collective

COLLECTIVE INTERNATIONAL BOOK. The fight initiated by MIR and many others must now be raised, intensified and federated at the international level. This is why, in partnership with DIASPORAS NOIRES EDITIONS,...

Freedom of expression and the internet

by Wolfgang Benedek & Matthias C. Kettemann

An invaluable resource for students of law, politics, international relations and technology as well as for diplomats and civil society actors, this publication demonstrates how the Council of Europe contributes...

Dare to Speak

by Suzanne Nossel

"A must read."—Margaret Atwood

A vital, necessary playbook for navigating and defending free speech today by the CEO of PEN America, Dare To Speak provides a pathway for promoting free expression while also...

Emerging From Aborted Liberations For A Free And United Africa

by Joseph Habamahirwe

The book "Emerging from Aborted Liberations for a Free and United Africa" is a translation of the French work "Sortir des libérations avortées pour une Afrique libre et unie" by Joseph Habamahirwe. 

It is...

A Question of Commitment

by Thomas Waldock, Katherine Covell & R. Brian Howe

With the adoption of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (1989), commentators began to situate the evolution of the status of children within the context of the "property to persons" trajectory...

The United States Of West Africa - USOWA

by Emmanuel Ngombet ‘Ditunga Otsaro’

Before it's too late, a citizen's initiative supported by the Civil Society may lead to the SYMBOLIC constitution of an embryo of African federal state : United States Of West Africa - USOWA / Les États-Unis...

Power Shift

by Sally Armstrong

Bestselling author, journalist, and human rights activist Sally Armstrong argues that humankind requires the equal status of women and girls.

The facts are indisputable. When women get even a bit of education,...

From Risk to Resilience

by Jenny Rae Armstrong & Belinda Bauman

Girls and women are transforming the world. Will the church support them?

Educating women is the most effective way to combat extreme poverty, slash child mortality rates, and build healthy communities. But...

Beneath the Tamarind Tree

by Isha Sesay

“It is no accident that the places in the world where we see the most instability are those in which the rights of women and girls are denied. Isha Sesay’s indispensable and gripping account of the brutal...

Social Injustice and Public Health

by Barry S. Levy

"An invaluable primer on how inequity breeds ill health" -New England Journal of Medicine AN ESSENTIAL WORK ON SOCIAL DETERMINANTS OF HEALTH, NOW UPDATED AND EXPANDED This newly revised edition of the classic...

The Fixers

by Lindsay Palmer

News "fixers" are locally-based media employees who serve as translators, coordinators, and guides to foreign journalists in unfamiliar terrain. Operating in the shadows, fixers' contributions to journalism...

No Matter Where the Journey Takes Me

by Yohei Sasakawa & Rei Muroji

Leprosy has tormented mankind since records began. For much of its long history it was without cure--a disfiguring disease that stigmatized those it affected, isolating them from society. Today there is an effective...

The individual application under the European Convention on Human Rights

by Linos-Alexandre Sicilianos & Maria-Andriani Kostopoulou

An indispensable practical guide for any potential applicant and any legal professional This book, which is a practical guide aimed at both professional lawyers and potential applicants, clearly and comprehensively...

The Mueller Report: Report On The Investigation Into Russian Interference In The 2016 Presidential Election

by Robert S. Mueller

The wait for The Mueller Report is over. This strikingly designed edition has been prepared by expert typographers – allowing for an optimised, immersive reading experience.

"From the moment [the report] was...

Are We Done Fighting?

by Matthew Legge & George Lakey

Spread the skills of peacebuilding in your community as an antidote to the politics of hate and division

Unfounded beliefs and hateful political and social divisions that can cascade into violence are threatening...

Contentious Compliance

by Courtenay R. Conrad & Emily Hencken Ritter

Do international human rights treaties constrain governments from repressing their populations and violating rights? In Contentious Compliance, Courtenay R. Conrad and Emily Hencken Ritter present a new theory...

The Brazilian Truth Commission

by Nina Schneider

Bringing together some of the world’s leading scholars, practitioners, and human rights activists, this groundbreaking volume provides the first systematic analysis of the 2012–2014 Brazilian National Truth...