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The political sociology of human rights, Kate Nash

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The political sociology of human rights
Title
The political sociology of human rights
Statement of responsibility
Kate Nash
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Language
eng
Summary
"The language of human rights is the most prominent 'people-centred' language of global justice today. This textbook looks at how human rights are constructed at local, national, international and transnational levels and considers commonalities and differences around the world. Through discussions of key debates in the interdisciplinary study of human rights, the book develops its themes by considering examples of human rights advocacy in international organisations, national states and local grassroots movements. Case studies relating to specific organisations and institutions illustrate how human rights are being used to address structural injustices: imperialist geopolitics, authoritarianism and corruption, inequalities created by 'freeing' markets, dangers faced by transnational migrants as a result of the securitization of borders, and violence against women"--
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1958-
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Nash, Kate
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Key topics in sociology
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  • Human rights
  • Political sociology
  • Human rights
  • Political sociology
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The political sociology of human rights, Kate Nash
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Publication
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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 224 pages
Isbn
9780521148474
Isbn Type
(pb)
Lccn
2015005648
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40025159712
System control number
(OCoLC)904081347
Label
The political sociology of human rights, Kate Nash
Publication
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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 224 pages
Isbn
9780521148474
Isbn Type
(pb)
Lccn
2015005648
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40025159712
System control number
(OCoLC)904081347

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