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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (1): 78–92.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Ngwarsungu Chiwengo This essay seeks to understand why the discourse of human rights documentaries, reports, narratives, and films gives agency to some victims and silences the voices of others. Through the examination of human rights discourse on the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (1): 8–20.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Ariella Azoulay Azoulay argues that human rights discourse is based on a separation between a closed past, in which what was robbed is no longer contested because the violent dispossession has been legalized and naturalized, and an indefinite future in which the rights of “everyman,” as it were...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (2): 220–223.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Shahrzad Mojab The articles in this collection, covering the diverse regions of Afghanistan, Egypt, and Palestine, engage in questions concerning gender and human rights discourses, anticolonial and anti-imperialist resistance, and religious and political fundamentalisms. They also discuss...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (3): 631–643.
Published: 01 December 2011
... newoldpatterns and with postwar activities and discourses, structures, global ss.Development these and ofthe it interconnects Decades And UN two first the with commissions and oversight committees its and system rights human UN the it links arenas, intellectual and political...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 557–574.
Published: 01 December 2015
... : University of California Press , 1999 . Glendon Mary Ann . Rights Talk: The Impoverishment of Political Discourse . New York : Free Press , 1993 . ———. A World Made New: Eleanor Roosevelt and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights . New York : Random House , 2002 . Goulden...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1987) 7 (1_and_2): 64–67.
Published: 01 August 1987
... through the manipulation of the state A review of the recent literature on human rights apparatus and attempts to coopt the petty bourgeoisie, the indicates that the discourse concerning the violation of urban professional middle class, civil servants and surplus• individual and group rights...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1987) 7 (1_and_2): 1–2.
Published: 01 August 1987
... aspects of the human rights discourse in which the short• EDITORIAL: The Political Crisis comings of Third World political systems are analyzed and in South Asia. recommendations made for fIXing those problems while...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (2): 324–325.
Published: 01 August 2010
... daily the Stabroek News and is a mem- pleting a book-length study titled “War on Women: ber of Red Thread Women’s Development Organi- Militarism, Gender, and Human Rights,” which re- zation in Guyana. thinks the connections among militaristic ideol- ogy, human rights discourse, and contemporary...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (2): 155–170.
Published: 01 August 2009
... to the interdependent social, and cultural rights, on the other. The The pursuit of human rights and development. This incorporation of the right to development in in- is because the two dominant forces of our age, ternational human rights discourse and instru- democratization and globalization...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (2): 204–213.
Published: 01 August 2010
... as the measures ing human rights discourse, and thus unknow- adopted by the Canadian and Australian parlia...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (3): 438–449.
Published: 01 December 2009
... discourse of democracy, human tional Outlook cadres on the other.” Yıldız, “Politico- rights, and rule of law. See Menderes Çınar, “Turkey’s ­religious Discourse of Political Islam in Turkey: The Transformation under the AKP...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (2): 422–429.
Published: 01 August 2022
... sovereignty. 13 The complicity between human rights discourse and neoliberalism over the past four decades clearly undermines pretensions about the revolutionary potential of NGOs. For their part, third worldists cannot pretend to ignore changes to the state since the eighteenth century...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (2): 294–313.
Published: 01 August 2014
... that brought into question the Black in the implementation of apartheid. Increasingly Sash’s stance on working within apartheid legality: “human rights” became the framing discourse for “Laws” she concluded, “which uphold apartheid its work on violations. For example, by 1985...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (1): 61–77.
Published: 01 May 2008
... security measures and with Pheng Cheah’s reading of contemporary South Africa military spending, frequently articulated in the human rights discourses, I suggest that the no- East UN’s new and controversial politics of global re- tion of humanitarianism...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (3): 469–484.
Published: 01 December 2021
... has hosted the World Social Forum twice. Dissatisfaction with uncritical social movement studies has been registered. 14 There have been powerful critiques of global civil society, NGOs, international donors, human rights discourses, and international law. 15 Middle East studies has attracted...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 133–149.
Published: 01 May 2020
... and against Moroccan human rights violations, serves as another example of this gendered dynamic of political visibility. The intersection of a struggle over national sovereignty with the importance of international recognition to that struggle and the growing prominence of human rights discourse has...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (2): 447–448.
Published: 01 August 2012
... rective laws into operation. In the final chapter to originate in a discourse that was unacceptable of the book, she moves on to various sites, such right after the revolution and what prospects as nongovernmental organizations, the Islamic this discourse o ers. She considers how human Human...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (2): 448–449.
Published: 01 August 2012
.... In the final chapter to originate in a discourse that was unacceptable of the book, she moves on to various sites, such right after the revolution and what prospects as nongovernmental organizations, the Islamic this discourse o ers. She considers how human Human Rights Commission, and the Center...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (2): 450–451.
Published: 01 August 2012
.... In the final chapter to originate in a discourse that was unacceptable of the book, she moves on to various sites, such right after the revolution and what prospects as nongovernmental organizations, the Islamic this discourse o ers. She considers how human Human Rights Commission, and the Center...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (2): 452–453.
Published: 01 August 2012
... rective laws into operation. In the final chapter to originate in a discourse that was unacceptable of the book, she moves on to various sites, such right after the revolution and what prospects as nongovernmental organizations, the Islamic this discourse o ers. She considers how human Human...