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Genocide and human rights

a philosophical guide

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Genocide -- Philosophy,
  • Human rights -- Philosophy,
  • Philosophy -- Social aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references p. (334-340) and index.

    Statementedited by John K. Roth.
    ContributionsRoth, John K.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6322.7 .G453 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 352 p. ;
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18555091M
    ISBN 101403935475, 1403935483
    LC Control Number2005046340

    Pennsylvania Studies in Human Rights. Bert B. Lockwood, Series Editor. Abramowitz, Searching for Normal in the Wake of the Liberian War (hc , eb ) Abramowitz/Panter-Brick, Medical Humanitarianism: Ethnographies of Practice (hc , eb ) Abusharaf, Female Circumcision: Multicultural Perspectives (pb , eb ) Afshari, Human Rights in Iran: The Abuse of . CGHR's mission is to understand and prevent genocide and mass atrocity doing so, CGHR takes a critical prevention approach. On the one hand, we grapple with critical human rights issues, including the most pressing 21st century challenges that may give rise to genocide, atrocity crimes, and related interventions.

    08/19/13 Source: 12Petals Media Group Genocide is the deliberate and systematic eradication or mass killing of a group or large population identified by the perpetrators. It is the large- scale violation of human rights.. Stopping/Preventing Genocide and Mass Atrocities Cherishing Cultural Diversity and Human Rights Principles. The genocide prevention centre’s website features information about genocide and how to prevent it as well as international law and responses to crises. A list with different cases of human rights atrocities and an overview of their history is available as well. Follow @holocaustmuseum. Montreal Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies.

    IIGHRS - International Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies. Encouraging a new generation of scholars to engage in research and publication in the field of Genocide and Human Rights, through a comparative and interdisciplinary analysis of cases such as the Holocaust, the Cambodian Genocide, and the Rwandan Genocide among others, using the Armenian Genocide . Human rights, as laid out in the US Bill of Rights or the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights, concern the rights of individuals. In , Polish Jewish lawyer Raphael Lemkin () coined the term "genocide" in a book documenting Nazi policies of systematically destroying national and ethnic groups, including the.


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