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  1. Human Rights and the Hollow State

    By Helen J. Delfeld

    Series: Routledge Research in Human Rights

    The book investigates the beliefs about governance that determine that state structures are the most appropriate venue for international human rights actors and activists to operate. Helen Delfeld argues that those beliefs rely on a normative perception of a nation-state, not necessarily applicable...

    Published February 18th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Human Rights, Power and Civic Action

    Comparative analyses of struggles for rights in developing societies

    Edited by Bård A. Andreassen, Gordon Crawford

    Series: Routledge Research in Human Rights

    Human Rights, Power and Civic Action examines the interrelationship between struggles for human rights and the dynamics of power, focusing on situations of poverty and oppression in developing countries. It is argued that the concept of power is a relatively neglected one in the study of...

    Published April 10th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Sex Trafficking, Human Rights, and Social Justice

    Edited by Tiantian Zheng

    Series: Routledge Research in Human Rights

    The recognition of women’s human rights to migrate and work as sex workers is disregarded and dismissed by anti-trafficking discourses of rescue in the latest United Nation’s definition of trafficking. This volume explores the life experiences, agency, and human rights of trafficked women in order...

    Published July 27th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Child Hunger and Human Rights

    International Governance

    By Clair Apodaca

    Series: Routledge Research in Human Rights

    Child Hunger and Human Rights: International Governance applies the human rights theory of legal obligation to the problem of child malnutrition and investigates whether duty-bearers have fulfilled their obligations to protect, respect and provide. This book includes moral, economic, political and...

    Published March 18th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Human Rights and US Foreign Policy

    By Jan Hancock

    Series: Routledge Research in Human Rights

    This book analyzes the role of human rights in the foreign policy of the George W. Bush Administrations. References to human rights, freedom and democracy became prominent explanations for post-9/11 foreign policy, yet human rights have been neither impartially nor universally integrated into...

    Published February 26th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Human Rights and Foreign Aid

    For Love or Money?

    By Bethany Barratt

    Series: Routledge Research in Human Rights

    By trying to alleviate poverty abroad, foreign development assistance tries to meet, among other things, basic human needs, which some schools of thought classify as basic human rights. However, because development abroad has often been treated as a tool for the pursuit of donor interests, rather...

    Published February 26th 2009 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The EU's Human Rights Dialogue with China: Quiet Diplomacy and its Limits
    By Katrin Kinzelbach
    To Be Published September 29th 2014
  2. Care, Migration and Human Rights: Law and Practice
    Edited by Siobhán Mullally
    To Be Published October 29th 2014

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