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The Resource Human rights, state compliance, and social change : assessing national human rights institutions, editors Ryan Goodman, Thomas Pegram

Human rights, state compliance, and social change : assessing national human rights institutions, editors Ryan Goodman, Thomas Pegram

Label
Human rights, state compliance, and social change : assessing national human rights institutions
Title
Human rights, state compliance, and social change
Title remainder
assessing national human rights institutions
Statement of responsibility
editors Ryan Goodman, Thomas Pegram
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book critically examines the significance of National Human Rights Institutions by collecting work from experts spanning international law, political science, sociology, and human rights practice"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
K3240
LC item number
.H8588 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Goodman, Ryan
  • Pegram, Thomas Innes
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • National human rights institutions
  • Human rights
  • International law
Label
Human rights, state compliance, and social change : assessing national human rights institutions, editors Ryan Goodman, Thomas Pegram
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 3. The
  • shifting boundaries of NHRI definition in the international system
  • Linda C. Reif
  • 4.
  • Evaluating NHRIs : considering structure, mandate, and impact
  • Julie Mertus
  • Part II.
  • NHRI Performance : Global, Regional, and National Domains
  • 5.
  • National human rights institutions and the international human rights system
  • 1. Introduction:
  • Chris Sidoti
  • 6.
  • National human rights institutions in anglophone Africa : legalism, popular agency, and the "voices of suffering"
  • Obiora Chinedu Okafor
  • 7.
  • National human rights institutions in the Asia Pacific region : change agents under conditions of uncertainty
  • Catherine Renshaw and Kieren Fitzpatrick
  • 8.
  • National human rights institutions in Central and Eastern Europe : the ombudsman as agent of international law
  • Richard Carver
  • national human rights institutions, state compliance, and social change
  • 9.
  • National human rights institutions in Latin America : politics and institutionalization
  • Thomas Pegram
  • Part III.
  • NHRIS and Compliance : Beyond Enforcement
  • 10. The
  • societalization of horizontal accountability : rights advocacy and the defensor del pueblo de la nación in Argentina
  • Enrique Peruzzotti
  • 11.
  • Through pressure or persuasion? : explaining compliance with the resolutions of the Bolivian defensor del pueblo
  • Ryan Goodman and Thomas Pegram
  • Fredrik Uggla
  • Part IV.
  • Final Reflections
  • 12.
  • Tainted origins and uncertain outcomes : evaluating NHRIs
  • Peter Rosenblum
  • 13.
  • National human rights institutions, opportunities, and activism
  • David S. Meyer
  • Part I.
  • NHRIs in Theory and Reality
  • 2.
  • National human rights institutions and state compliance
  • Sonia Cardenas
Control code
731666404
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 351 pages
Isbn
9780521761758
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011025632
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Human rights, state compliance, and social change : assessing national human rights institutions, editors Ryan Goodman, Thomas Pegram
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 3. The
  • shifting boundaries of NHRI definition in the international system
  • Linda C. Reif
  • 4.
  • Evaluating NHRIs : considering structure, mandate, and impact
  • Julie Mertus
  • Part II.
  • NHRI Performance : Global, Regional, and National Domains
  • 5.
  • National human rights institutions and the international human rights system
  • 1. Introduction:
  • Chris Sidoti
  • 6.
  • National human rights institutions in anglophone Africa : legalism, popular agency, and the "voices of suffering"
  • Obiora Chinedu Okafor
  • 7.
  • National human rights institutions in the Asia Pacific region : change agents under conditions of uncertainty
  • Catherine Renshaw and Kieren Fitzpatrick
  • 8.
  • National human rights institutions in Central and Eastern Europe : the ombudsman as agent of international law
  • Richard Carver
  • national human rights institutions, state compliance, and social change
  • 9.
  • National human rights institutions in Latin America : politics and institutionalization
  • Thomas Pegram
  • Part III.
  • NHRIS and Compliance : Beyond Enforcement
  • 10. The
  • societalization of horizontal accountability : rights advocacy and the defensor del pueblo de la nación in Argentina
  • Enrique Peruzzotti
  • 11.
  • Through pressure or persuasion? : explaining compliance with the resolutions of the Bolivian defensor del pueblo
  • Ryan Goodman and Thomas Pegram
  • Fredrik Uggla
  • Part IV.
  • Final Reflections
  • 12.
  • Tainted origins and uncertain outcomes : evaluating NHRIs
  • Peter Rosenblum
  • 13.
  • National human rights institutions, opportunities, and activism
  • David S. Meyer
  • Part I.
  • NHRIs in Theory and Reality
  • 2.
  • National human rights institutions and state compliance
  • Sonia Cardenas
Control code
731666404
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 351 pages
Isbn
9780521761758
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011025632
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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