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Divided Democracy in the Age of Social Media

by Cass R. Sunstein

<p><b>From the <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author of <i>Nudge</i> and <i>The World According to Star Wars</i>, a revealing account of how today's Internet threatens democracy—and what can be done about it</b></p><p>As the Internet grows ...

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A Genealogy of the Torture Taboo

by Jamal Barnes

<P>This book examines the historical genealogy of the torture taboo. The dissonance between the absolute prohibition against torture and its widespread violation raises important questions about the torture taboo in world politics. Does the ...

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A Gift of Love

by Martin Luther King, Jr.

<p><b>'[He] inspired a generation ... He changed the course of history' Barack Obama</b></p><p>As Martin Luther King, Jr. prepared for the Birmingham campaign in early 1963, he drafted the final sermons for <i>Strength to Love</i>, a volume of ...

ISBN: 9780141985190

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A Global Political Morality

Human Rights, Democracy, and Constitutionalism

by Michael J. Perry

In A Global Political Morality, Michael J. Perry addresses several related questions in human rights theory, political theory and constitutional theory. He begins by explaining what the term 'human right' means and then elaborates and defends ...

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A Human Rights Framework for Intellectual Property, Innovation and Access to Medicines

by Dr Joo-Young Lee

<p>This book examines the relationship between intellectual property in pharmaceuticals and access to medicines from a human rights perspective, with a view to contributing to the development of a human rights framework that can guide States in ...

ISBN: 9781472410634

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A Joosr Guide to... The Rule of Law by Tom Bingham

by Joosr

<p>In today's fast-paced world, it's tough to find the time to read. But with Joosr guides, you can get the key insights from bestselling non-fiction titles in less than 20 minutes. Whether you want to gain knowledge on the go or find the books ...

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A Rights-Based Approach to Social Policy Analysis

by Shirley Gatenio Gabel

<p>This brief resource sets out a rights-based framework for policy analysis that allows social workers to enhance their long-term vision as well as their current practice. It introduces the emerging P.A.N.E. (Participation, Accountability, ...

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A Theory of Discrimination Law

by Tarunabh Khaitan

Marrying legal doctrine from five pioneering and conversant jurisdictions with contemporary political philosophy, this book provides a general theory of discrimination law. Part I gives a theoretically rigorous account of the identity and scope ...

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A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

by Mary Wollstonecraft

Writing in an age when the call for the rights of man had brought revolution to America and France, Mary Wollstonecraft produced her own declaration of female independence in 1792. Passionate and forthright, A Vindication of the Rights of Woman ...

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Accountability for Killing

Moral Responsibility for Collateral Damage in America's Post-9/11 Wars

by Neta C. Crawford

The unintended deaths of civilians in war are too often dismissed as unavoidable, inevitable, and accidental. And despite the best efforts of the U.S. to avoid them, civilian casualties in Afghanistan, Iraq, and Pakistan have been a regular ...

ISBN: 9780199981748

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Achieving Open Justice through Citizen Participation and Transparency

by Carlos E. Jiménez-Gómez & Mila Gascó-Hernández

Open government initiatives have become a defining goal for public administrators around the world. However, progress is still necessary outside of the executive and legislative sectors. Achieving Open Justice through Citizen Participation and ...

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Active Citizenship and Disability

Implementing the Personalisation of Support

by Andrew Power, Janet E. Lord & Allison S. DeFranco

This book provides an international comparative study of the implementation of disability rights law and policy focused on the emerging principles of self-determination and personalisation. It explores how these principles have been enshrined in

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Adjudicating Refugee and Asylum Status

The Role of Witness, Expertise, and Testimony

by Benjamin N. Lawrance & Galya Ruffer

In this book, legal, biomedical, psychosocial, and social science scholars and practitioners offer the first comparative account of the increasing dependence on expertise in the asylum and refugee status determination process. This volume ...

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Advanced Introduction to International Human Rights Law

by Shelton & D.L.

Elgar Advanced Introductions are stimulating and thoughtful introductions to major fields in the social sciences and law, expertly written by the world’s leading scholars. In this landmark text, Dinah L. Shelton offers an insightful overview of ...

ISBN: 9781782545224

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Advanced Introduction to International Humanitarian Law

by Kolb & R.

Elgar Advanced Introductions are stimulating and thoughtful introductions to major fields in the social sciences and law, expertly written by the world’s leading scholars. Designed to be accessible yet rigorous, they offer concise and lucid ...

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Advancing the Human Right to Health

by Stephen P. Marks, Lawrence O. Gostin & José M. Zuniga

Advancing the Human Right to Health offers a prospective on the global response to one of the greatest moral, legal, and public health challenges of the 21st century - achieving the human right to health as enshrined in the Universal Declaration

ISBN: 9780191637643

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Advocacy in Conflict

Critical Perspectives on Transnational Activism

by Alex de Waal

Conflicts in Africa, Asia and Latin America have become a common focus of advocacy by Western celebrities and NGOs. This provocative volume delves into the realities of these efforts, which have often involved compromising on integrity in ...

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Affective Communities in World Politics

Collective Emotions after Trauma

by Emma Hutchison

Emotions underpin how political communities are formed and function. Nowhere is this more pronounced than in times of trauma. The emotions associated with suffering caused by war, terrorism, natural disasters, famine and poverty can play a ...

ISBN: 9781316545232

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Affirmative Action Policies and Judicial Review Worldwide

by George Gerapetritis

<p>This book discusses affirmative action or positive discrimination, defined as measures awarding privileges to certain groups that have historically suffered discrimination or have been underrepresented in specific social sectors. The book’s ...

ISBN: 9783319223957

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Afghanistan, Where God Only Comes To Weep

by Siba Shakib

Shirin-Gol was just a young girl when her village was levelled by the Russians' bombs in 1979. After the men in her family joined the resistance, she fled with the women and children to the capital, Kabul, and so began a life of day-to-day ...

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