The Resource Global justice and the bulwarks of localism : human rights in context, edited by Christopher L. Eisgruber and András Sajó

Global justice and the bulwarks of localism : human rights in context, edited by Christopher L. Eisgruber and András Sajó

Label
Global justice and the bulwarks of localism : human rights in context
Title
Global justice and the bulwarks of localism
Title remainder
human rights in context
Statement of responsibility
edited by Christopher L. Eisgruber and András Sajó
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In this volume, internationally noted scholars collaborate to address issues about human rights and local culture from philosophical, legal, anthropological and sociological perspectives. Their essays focus on topics including self-determination, religion, truth & reconciliation commissions, and sexual mores."
Cataloging source
OHX
Index
index present
LC call number
JC571
LC item number
.G583 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Eisgruber, Christopher L
  • Sajó, András
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human rights
  • Internationalism
  • Self-determination, National
  • Human rights
  • Internationalism
  • Self-determination, National
  • Mensenrechten
  • Sociale aspecten
Label
Global justice and the bulwarks of localism : human rights in context, edited by Christopher L. Eisgruber and András Sajó
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Papers presented at a conference held Oct. 2003 at Princeton University
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
  • Paradoxes of self-determination and the right to self-government
  • Rainer Bauböck
  • Ascriptive groups and the problems of the liberal NGO model of international civil society
  • Benedict Kingsbury
  • What self-governing peoples owe to one another : universalism, diversity, and the "Law of Peoples"
  • Stephen Macedo
  • Rawls, rights, and realistic utopias
  • Martin S. Flaherty
  • When cultures collide : which rights? whose tradition of values? a critique of the global anti-FGM campaign
  • Richard A. Scweder
  • Power and culture in the acceptance of universal human rights
  • Religion, universal human rights, and the ambivalence of the sacred
  • W. Cole Durham, Jr.
  • The internationalization of religious positions on human rights : how religious particularisms are uniting in a campaign against women's international human rights
  • Ann Elizabeth Mayer
  • Creating a human rights culture : the role of local knowledge in Cambodia's difficult transition
  • Stephen P. Marks
  • Justice for migrant workers? : the case of foreign domestic workers in Hong Kong and Singapore
  • Daniel A. Bell
  • Made to order? : transitional justice initiatives in the developing world, or the truths we should be telling
  • Nicole Fritz
  • Lawrence Rosen
  • Ambiguities and boundaries in human rights knowledge systems
  • András Sajó
  • Human rights and a humanist social science
  • Martin Krygier
  • Social representations of human and collective rights : a case study in Quebec
  • Willem Doise and Monica Herrera
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 346 pages
Isbn
9789004145719
Lccn
2005296630
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)59617318
Label
Global justice and the bulwarks of localism : human rights in context, edited by Christopher L. Eisgruber and András Sajó
Publication
Note
Papers presented at a conference held Oct. 2003 at Princeton University
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
  • Paradoxes of self-determination and the right to self-government
  • Rainer Bauböck
  • Ascriptive groups and the problems of the liberal NGO model of international civil society
  • Benedict Kingsbury
  • What self-governing peoples owe to one another : universalism, diversity, and the "Law of Peoples"
  • Stephen Macedo
  • Rawls, rights, and realistic utopias
  • Martin S. Flaherty
  • When cultures collide : which rights? whose tradition of values? a critique of the global anti-FGM campaign
  • Richard A. Scweder
  • Power and culture in the acceptance of universal human rights
  • Religion, universal human rights, and the ambivalence of the sacred
  • W. Cole Durham, Jr.
  • The internationalization of religious positions on human rights : how religious particularisms are uniting in a campaign against women's international human rights
  • Ann Elizabeth Mayer
  • Creating a human rights culture : the role of local knowledge in Cambodia's difficult transition
  • Stephen P. Marks
  • Justice for migrant workers? : the case of foreign domestic workers in Hong Kong and Singapore
  • Daniel A. Bell
  • Made to order? : transitional justice initiatives in the developing world, or the truths we should be telling
  • Nicole Fritz
  • Lawrence Rosen
  • Ambiguities and boundaries in human rights knowledge systems
  • András Sajó
  • Human rights and a humanist social science
  • Martin Krygier
  • Social representations of human and collective rights : a case study in Quebec
  • Willem Doise and Monica Herrera
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 346 pages
Isbn
9789004145719
Lccn
2005296630
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)59617318

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