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The Ethics of Interdependence: Global Human Rights and Duties

by William F. Felice

This powerful book explores new global human rights duties through four case studies: mass incarceration in the United States, LGBT rights in Africa, women’s rights in Saudi Arabia, and environmental rights...

The Oxford Handbook of the Responsibility to Protect

The Globalization of Childhood

The Routledge International Handbook of Criminology and Human Rights

by Leanne Weber, Elaine Fishwick & Marinella Marmo

The Routledge International Handbook of Criminology and Human Rights brings together a diverse body of work from around the globe and across a wide range of criminological topics and perspectives, united by...

Seven North American Evaluation Pioneers: New Directions for Evaluation, Number 150

by David D. Williams

How do people evaluate in daily life? This issue broaches this topic to better understand this dimension of being human, to develop evaluation theory, and to improve extraprofessional and professional evaluation...

Reconstructing Human Rights

The Katangese Gendarmes and War in Central Africa: Fighting Their Way Home

by Erik Kennes & Miles Larmer

Erik Kennes and Miles Larmer provide a history of the Katangese gendarmes and their largely undocumented role in many of the most important political and military conflicts in Central Africa. Katanga, located...

Religious Freedom and Gay Rights

The Politics of Transnational Peasant Struggle: Resistance, Rights and Democracy

by Robin Dunford

This book explores how grassroots practices of resistance can generate transnational social and political change through a case study of peasant mobilisations, organisation and protest

Tactical rape in war and conflict: International recognition and response

by Brenda Fitzpatrick

This is the first book to analyse the use of rape as a tactic of war and international progress away from tacit acceptance to active rejection of this violation of international law. Including powerful testimonies...

The Federalist Papers

by James Madison, Alexander Hamilton & John Jay

The Federalist Papers is a collection of 85 articles and essays written by Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay promoting the ratification of the United States Constitution. Seventy-seven were published...

Arabia Incognita: Dispatches from Yemen and the Gulf

by Sheila Carapico & MERIP

Yemen is an intriguing, strategically located country that is the perennial "poor relation" of the wealthy oil monarchies of the Arabian Peninsula and has been plagued by deadly conflict since early 2015. In...

Prison Break

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights in the 21st Century

by Gordon Brown (ed.)

The Global Citizenship Commission was convened, under the leadership of former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown and the auspices of NYU’s Global Institute for Advanced Study, to re-examine the spirit and...

Facets of Power: Politics, Profits and People in the Making of Zimbabwe'¿s Blood Diamonds

by Richard Saunders & Tinashe Nyamunda

The diamond fields of Chiadzwa, among the world’s largest sources of rough diamonds have been at the centre of struggles for power in Zimbabwe since their discovery in 2006. Against the backdrop of a turbulent...

The Last Supper: The Plight of Christians in Arab Lands

by Klaus Wivel & Mark Kline

A journey through the Middle East, investigating the often-overlooked plight of the beleaguered Christian minority living there.

The Socio-Political Practice of Human Rights: Between the Universal and the Particular

by Kiran Kaur Grewal

This book examines discourses of rights and practices of resistance in post-conflict societies, exploring the interaction between the international human rights framework and different actors seeking political...

Free Speech: Ten Principles for a Connected World

by Timothy Garton Ash

Never in human history was there such a chance for freedom of expression. If we have Internet access, any one of us can publish almost anything we like and potentially reach an audience of millions. Never was...

The Little Book of Revolution:  A Distributive Strategy for Democracy

by David Akadjian, Maiez Mehdi & Mollie Brumm

The direction of change in the United States over the past 40-50 years has been decidedly in favor of wealthy individuals and corporate special-interest groups such as the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. These groups...

Defending Country: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Military Service Since 1945

by Noah Riseman & Richard Trembath

The role of Aboriginal servicemen and women has only recently been brought to the forefront of conversation about Australia's war history. This important book makes a key contribution to recording the role played...