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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 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—the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 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), the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 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 (1 December 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 (1 December 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 (1 August 1987) 7 (1_and_2): 64–67.
Published: 01 August 1987
... interests are expressed 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...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1993) 13 (1_and_2): 148–151.
Published: 01 August 1993
...Suad Joseph © 1993: South Asia Bulletin 1993 References Nedelsky , Jennifer , 1990 . “Law, Boundaries, and the Bounded Self,” Representations , Spring (30), pp. 162 –189. United Nations , 1993a . “Final Document on the Women's Human Rights Session at the Asia NGO...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2006) 26 (2): 328–329.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Valérie Orlando The Performance of Human Rights in Morocco Susan Slyomovics Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2005 271 pp., $55.00 (cloth), $24.95 (paper) Duke University Press 2006...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2006) 26 (1): 153–154.
Published: 01 May 2006
...William A. Munro Measuring Democracy and Human Rights in Southern Africa Henning Melber, comp. Uppsala: Nordiska Afrikainstitutet, 2002 (Discussion Paper no. 18) 49 pp., $15.95 (paper) Duke University Press 2006...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1991) 11 (1_and_2): 143–146.
Published: 01 August 1991
... Copyright 1992: South Asia Bulletin 1991 South Asia Bullein, Vol. XI, NOS.1 8c 2 (1991). Human Rights in Sri Lanka: An Interview with Barnett Rubin Barnett Rubin, Associate Professor of Political Science at Columbia University, member of the Asia Watch Committee and author of...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2005) 25 (1): 111–121.
Published: 01 May 2005
... n h oiiso Memory of Politics the and Trials, Rights Human Commissions, Truth n oteCueo utc,”pesrlae ac 2003, March 4 2003). release, March 14 press (accessed Justice of pr040303a.pdfok www.un.org/Depts/dpko/missions/unmiset/ Cause Mas- the Church to Reconciliation “Suai and and...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 1999) 19 (1): 158–167.
Published: 01 May 1999
...Bonny Ibhawoh © 1999: Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa & the Middle East 1999 Structural Adjustment ,Authoritarianism and Human Rights in Miica Bonny Ibhawoh The effects of Structural...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2002) 22 (1-2): 59–75.
Published: 01 August 2002
...Henry F. Carey Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 2003 The Postcolonial State and the Protection of Human Rights Henry F. Carey Take up the White Man’s burden— and conquered (South Africa).10 There were also English The savage...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2016) 36 (1): 21–41.
Published: 01 May 2016
... of being. legislated by the state discourse of liberal human- The first sections of this essay consider the ist rights and individual freedom or by community categories of feminism and women’s writing in discourses of cultural...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2005) 25 (3): 650–664.
Published: 01 December 2005
.... fcitizenship. of rights and rights human therefore of and foundation freedom very the is subjectivity freedom. sure, be and To beings autonomy, human power, of with idea invested the to applied been has...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2015) 35 (3): 588–604.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Women's Rights, Citizenship and Social Justice.” References Abyad Ahmad al -. Falsafat al-Zay al-Islami (The Philosophy of Islamic Dress) . Casablanca : Dar Qortoba , 1991 . ———. Muqarabah Islamiyah lil-Istilab al-Nisa'i (An Islamic Approach to Women's Dispossession ). Casablanca...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1995) 15 (2): 109–118.
Published: 01 August 1995
... conducted by the scientists of the Kerala Agricultural University (KAU), this paper shows that the net effect of the Green Revolution technology was not impressive even in the research stations. However, an analysis of the discourses on, and the policies of, agricultural development in Kerala shows the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2008) 28 (1): 170–183.
Published: 01 May 2008
... resolution to the Egyptian question. In examining many of these discourses, this article takes into account Sannu”s and Kamil's manipulations of European colonial rivalries, their repeated Francophile appeals, and their frequent exploitation of Anglophobic discourse. Through examining some of the “foreign...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2017) 37 (2): 213–219.
Published: 01 August 2017
... India, they form the touchstone from which rights can be demanded from the nation-­state. Given Chat- terjee’s own focus on the global discourse of rights, first via the limited liberal discourses of empire, and later with the development of universal human rights as a cosmopolitan solution to a new...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2012) 32 (2): 447–448.
Published: 01 August 2012
... discussions of rights 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...