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The Resource Human rights in cross-cultural perspectives : a quest for consensus, edited by Abdullahi Ahmed An-Naʻim

Human rights in cross-cultural perspectives : a quest for consensus, edited by Abdullahi Ahmed An-Naʻim

Label
Human rights in cross-cultural perspectives : a quest for consensus
Title
Human rights in cross-cultural perspectives
Title remainder
a quest for consensus
Statement of responsibility
edited by Abdullahi Ahmed An-Naʻim
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
JSTOR
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Naʻīm, ʻAbd Allāh Aḥmad
Series statement
University of Pennsylvania Press Pennsylvania studies in human rights
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human rights
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Human rights
  • Kulturvergleich
  • Menschenrecht
  • Direitos humanos
Label
Human rights in cross-cultural perspectives : a quest for consensus, edited by Abdullahi Ahmed An-Naʻim
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 437-461) and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Section I. General Issues of a Cross-Cultural Approach to Human Rights; 1. Toward a Cross-Cultural Approach to Defining International Standards of Human Rights: The Meaning of Cruel, Inhuman, or Degrading Treatment or Punishment; 2. Cultural Foundations for the International Protection of Human Rights; 3. Making a Goddess of Democracy from Loose Sand: Thoughts on Human Rights in the People's Republic of China; 4. Dignity, Community, and Human Rights; Section II. Problems and Prospects of Alternative Cultural Interpretation
  • 5. Postliberal Strands in Western Human Rights Theory: Personalist-Communitarian Perspectives6. Should Communities Have Rights? Reflections on Liberal Individualism; 7. A Marxian Approach to Human Rights; Section III. Regional and Indigenous Cultural Perspectives on Human Rights; 8. North American Indian Perspectives on Human Rights; 9. Aboriginal Communities, Aboriginal Rights, and the Human Rights System in Canada; 10. Political Culture and Gross Human Rights Violations in Latin America; 11. Custom Is Not a Thing, It Is a Path: Reflections on the Brazilian Indian Case
  • 12. Cultural Legitimacy in the Formulation and Implementation of Human Rights Law and Policy in Australia13. Considering Gender: Are Human Rights for Women, Too? An Australian Case; 14. Right to Self-Determination: A Basic Human Right Concerning Cultural Survival. The Case of the Sami and the Scandinavian State; Section IV. Prospects for a Cross-Cultural Approach to Human Rights; 15. Prospects for Research on the Cultural Legitimacy of Human Rights: The Cases of Liberalism and Marxism; Conclusion; Bibliography; Contributors; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U
Control code
ocn861793107
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 479 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812200195
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt35g8hg
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861793107
Label
Human rights in cross-cultural perspectives : a quest for consensus, edited by Abdullahi Ahmed An-Naʻim
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 437-461) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Section I. General Issues of a Cross-Cultural Approach to Human Rights; 1. Toward a Cross-Cultural Approach to Defining International Standards of Human Rights: The Meaning of Cruel, Inhuman, or Degrading Treatment or Punishment; 2. Cultural Foundations for the International Protection of Human Rights; 3. Making a Goddess of Democracy from Loose Sand: Thoughts on Human Rights in the People's Republic of China; 4. Dignity, Community, and Human Rights; Section II. Problems and Prospects of Alternative Cultural Interpretation
  • 5. Postliberal Strands in Western Human Rights Theory: Personalist-Communitarian Perspectives6. Should Communities Have Rights? Reflections on Liberal Individualism; 7. A Marxian Approach to Human Rights; Section III. Regional and Indigenous Cultural Perspectives on Human Rights; 8. North American Indian Perspectives on Human Rights; 9. Aboriginal Communities, Aboriginal Rights, and the Human Rights System in Canada; 10. Political Culture and Gross Human Rights Violations in Latin America; 11. Custom Is Not a Thing, It Is a Path: Reflections on the Brazilian Indian Case
  • 12. Cultural Legitimacy in the Formulation and Implementation of Human Rights Law and Policy in Australia13. Considering Gender: Are Human Rights for Women, Too? An Australian Case; 14. Right to Self-Determination: A Basic Human Right Concerning Cultural Survival. The Case of the Sami and the Scandinavian State; Section IV. Prospects for a Cross-Cultural Approach to Human Rights; 15. Prospects for Research on the Cultural Legitimacy of Human Rights: The Cases of Liberalism and Marxism; Conclusion; Bibliography; Contributors; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U
Control code
ocn861793107
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 479 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812200195
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt35g8hg
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861793107

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