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Human Rights

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  • Children's Rights and Traditional Valuesby Gillian Douglas; Leslie Sebba

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    This book of essays by legal scholars from the United Kingdom, Eire, Israel and Palestine explores the extent to which the recognition of the concept of children?s rights is affected by adherence to religious, cultural and ethnic traditions. The aim is twofold: first, to illuminate the interface between internationally-agreed norms of conduct regarding... more...

  • Human Rights and Disabilityby John-Stewart Gordon; Johann-Christian Põder; Holger Burckhart

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    The formerly established medically-based idea of disability, with its charity-based approach to treatment and services, is being replaced by a human rights-based approach in which people with impairments are no longer considered medical problems, totally dependent on the beneficence of non-impaired people in society, but have fundamental rights to... more...

  • Social Networks as the New Frontier of Terrorismby Laura Scaife

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    Terrorism. Why does this word grab our attention so? Propaganda machines have adopted modern technology as a means to always have their content available. Regardless of the hour or time zone, information is being shared by somebody, somewhere. Social media is a game changer influencing the way in which terror groups are changing their tactics... more...

  • Stellvertreterthemen als mediales Phänomen und ihre rechtlichen Problemeby Martin Eckert

    Centaurus Verlag & Media 2017; US$ 14.09

    Stellvertreterthemen, d.h. das Phänomen, dass in einer Äußerung neben der vordergründigen Aussage weitere Aussagen enthalten sind, die mit der vordergründigen nichts mehr zu tun haben, sind mit den rechtlichen Instrumentarien nicht zu bewältigen. Dies wird demonstriert, indem die Ergebnisse einer linguistischen und einer juristischen Analyse medialer... more...

  • Right To Informationby Dr. Shailesh N. Hadli

    Write & Print Publications 2016; US$ 40.99

    Importance of Right to information is growing day to day to bring the transparency in the administration and the governmental works. The Government of India has notified ?The Right to Information Act, 2005', vide the Gazette of India; Extraordinary Part II-Section I, New Delhi, Tuesday, June 21, 2005. This is an Act to provide for setting out the practical... more...

  • Individual Duty within a Human Rights Discourseby Douglas Hodgson

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    Over the past two decades or so, legal literature has devoted much attention to various human rights issues at both the national and international levels. Yet there has been comparatively little written on the concept and importance of individual duty within the human rights discourse. This book attempts to comprehensively and systematically examine... more...

  • Rightsby Robin West

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 450.00

    Rights brings together the most influential essays of the last thirty years critiquing and defending the liberal rights tradition. Modern 'rights critics' have focused on the perceived conflict between liberal rights and progressive or egalitarian political objectives, the preference of liberal states for negative over positive rights and also the... more...

  • Elder Lawby Ann Numhauser-Henning

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2017; US$ 40.00

    The ageing population poses a huge challenge to law and society, carrying important structural and institutional implications. This book portrays elder law as an emerging research discipline in the European setting in terms of both conceptual and theoretical perspectives as well as elements of the law. more...

  • Islam and Human Rightsby Abdullahi An-Na'im; edited by Mashood A. Baderin

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 235.00

    The relationship between Islam and human rights forms an important aspect of contemporary international human rights debates. Current international events have made the topic more relevant than ever in international law discourse. Professor Abdullahi An-Na'im is undoubtedly one of the leading international scholars on this subject. He has written... more...