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Handbook of Indigenous Peoples' Rights

Edited by Damien Short, Corinne Lennox

Routledge – 2015 – 388 pages

Series: Routledge International Handbooks

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  • Hardback: $300.00
    978-1-85743-641-9
    July 17th 2015
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Description

This handbook will be a comprehensive interdisciplinary overview of indigenous peoples’ rights. Chapters by experts in the field will examine legal, philosophical, sociological and political issues, addressing a wide range of themes at the heart of debates on the rights of indigenous peoples. The book will address not only the major questions, such as ‘Who are indigenous peoples? What is distinctive about their rights? How are their rights constructed and protected? What is the relationship between national indigenous rights regimes and international norms?’ but also themes such as culture, identity, genocide, globalization and development, rights institutionalization and the environment.

Name: Handbook of Indigenous Peoples' Rights (Hardback)Routledge 
Description: Edited by Damien Short, Corinne Lennox. This handbook will be a comprehensive interdisciplinary overview of indigenous peoples’ rights. Chapters by experts in the field will examine legal, philosophical, sociological and political issues, addressing a wide range of themes at the...
Categories: Human Rights Law & Civil Liberties, Indigenous Peoples, Political & Economic Anthropology, Ethnicity, Handbooks, Ethnology