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The Resource Human rights in Africa : cross-cultural perspectives, Abdullahi Ahmed An-Naʻim, Francis M. Deng, editors

Human rights in Africa : cross-cultural perspectives, Abdullahi Ahmed An-Naʻim, Francis M. Deng, editors

Label
Human rights in Africa : cross-cultural perspectives
Title
Human rights in Africa
Title remainder
cross-cultural perspectives
Statement of responsibility
Abdullahi Ahmed An-Naʻim, Francis M. Deng, editors
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • 1946-
  • 1938-
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  • Naʻīm, ʻAbd Allāh Aḥmad
  • Deng, Francis Mading
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  • Human rights
  • Human rights
Label
Human rights in Africa : cross-cultural perspectives, Abdullahi Ahmed An-Naʻim, Francis M. Deng, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction / Abdullahi Ahmed An-Naim and Francis M. Deng -- The effect of Western perspectives on international human rights / Virginia A. Leary -- Human rights and Western liberalism / Jack Donnelly -- A Christian perspective on human rights / David Little -- The European tradition of human rights and the culture of Islam / Bassam Tibi -- Current Muslim thinking on human rights / Ann Elizabeth Mayer -- Group versus individual identity in the African debate on human rights / Rhoda E. Howard -- Human rights in Francophone West Africa / Claude E. Welch, Jr. -- Participatory approaches to human rights in sub-Saharan Africa / James C.N. Paul -- An Akan perspective on human rights / Kwasi Wiredu -- A cultural approach to human rights among the Dinka / Francis M. Deng -- Traditional culture and the prospect for human rights in Africa / James Silk
  • Problems of universal cultural legitimacy for human rights / Abdullahi Ahmed An-Naim -- Human rights in an evolving world culture / Richard D. Schwartz
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 399 pages
Isbn
9780815717966
Isbn Type
(alk. paper) :
Lccn
90037742
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)21592352
Label
Human rights in Africa : cross-cultural perspectives, Abdullahi Ahmed An-Naʻim, Francis M. Deng, editors
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction / Abdullahi Ahmed An-Naim and Francis M. Deng -- The effect of Western perspectives on international human rights / Virginia A. Leary -- Human rights and Western liberalism / Jack Donnelly -- A Christian perspective on human rights / David Little -- The European tradition of human rights and the culture of Islam / Bassam Tibi -- Current Muslim thinking on human rights / Ann Elizabeth Mayer -- Group versus individual identity in the African debate on human rights / Rhoda E. Howard -- Human rights in Francophone West Africa / Claude E. Welch, Jr. -- Participatory approaches to human rights in sub-Saharan Africa / James C.N. Paul -- An Akan perspective on human rights / Kwasi Wiredu -- A cultural approach to human rights among the Dinka / Francis M. Deng -- Traditional culture and the prospect for human rights in Africa / James Silk
  • Problems of universal cultural legitimacy for human rights / Abdullahi Ahmed An-Naim -- Human rights in an evolving world culture / Richard D. Schwartz
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 399 pages
Isbn
9780815717966
Isbn Type
(alk. paper) :
Lccn
90037742
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)21592352

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