By O. Glacier,Valérie Martin
By Javaid Rehman
International human rights legislation is one of the broadest, most-dynamic and arguable subject matters in felony examine. during this ebook, Javaid Rehman bargains a finished and sensible exam of the workings of human rights defense and offers a thought of criminal research of such delicate matters as non-discrimination, rights of minorities, indigenous peoples, and the rights of ladies and kids.
He additionally explores components equivalent to enforced disappearances; torture; and terrorism all hugely topical and contentious matters which proceed to dominate a lot of todays social, political and felony debate.
By Robert Stam,Ella Shohat
While the time period "culture wars" usually designates the heated arguments within the English-speaking global spiralling round race, the canon, and affirmative motion, in reality those discussions have raged in a number of websites and languages. Charting the multidirectional site visitors of the debates, Stam/Shohat hint their literal and figurative translation, obvious in French Postcolonial stories and Brazilian Whiteness stories, and in such cultural phenomena as Tropicalia and Hip-Hop. The authors additionally interrogate an ironic convergence wherein rightist politicians subscribe to fingers with leftist intellectuals, in addition to the Neo-Cons and Nouveaux Philosophes, in condemning the "spectre" of multiculturalism and identification politics. without delay a record from a number of "fronts," a mapping of the germane literatures, and a controversy approximately cross-border comparability and interlocution, the booklet constitutes a tremendous contribution to our realizing of the diasporic and transnational stream of principles.
By Frank Vandenbroucke,Catherine Barnard,Geert De Baere
By Malcolm R. Dando,G.S. Pearson,Bohumir Kriz
By Ian Bellany,Coit D. Blacker,Joseph Gallacher
By Robert G. Vaughn
By Kung-Chung Liu,Reto M. Hilty
By Anthony Aust