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Human rights in the 21st century

Human rights in the 21st century

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Published by Rawat Publications in Jaipur .
Written in English


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Contributed articles.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Other titlesHuman rights in the twenty-first century
Statementeditor Mohammad Shabbir.
ContributionsShabbir, Mohd. 1952-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLAW+
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvii, 418 p. ;
Number of Pages418
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16889466M
ISBN 108131601293
LC Control Number2008330162
OCLC/WorldCa227931218

Human Rights: A 21st Century Agenda / Stephen Sedley -- Ch. 2. A British Bill of Rights for the 21st Century / Robert Blackburn -- Ch. 3. Equality of Opportunity: Human Right or Economic Imperative? / Susan Atkins -- Ch. 4. Taking Human Rights Seriously / Anthony Lester -- Ch. 5. The twentieth century witnessed a strong surge in the Human Rights movement, both in the establishment and acceptance of the individual rights, as well as repercussions for those who violate them. Several major forces during the century dramatically helped shape the articulation of human rights, and also intensified their violation. These forces include the Holocaust.

This book brings together established and emerging human rights scholars, practitioners and activists to propose a human rights agenda for the 21st century. It fuses solid academic research, specialist knowledge and practical experience of human rights issues and problems to present a coherent and thought provoking exploration of the new and emergent themes in this exciting area. Not according to a leading human rights scholar, Kathryn Sikkink of Harvard University. In her latest book, Evidence for Hope: Making Human Rights Work in the 21st Century, she presents a slew of data about progress in basic rights since the s and warns against a tendency by activists and the media not to stress progress and successes.".

Human rights, rights that belong to an individual or group of individuals simply for being human, or as a consequence of inherent human vulnerability, or because they are requisite to the possibility of a just society. Whatever their theoretical justification, human rights refer to a wide continuum Human rights in the early 21st century. ‘This is an outstanding collection of essays on various aspects of human rights history in the twentieth century. The essays cover a wide range topically - from the intellectual linealogy of the human rights concept to its relationship to states in specific circumstances - chronologically and geographically and are of uniformly high quality.


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