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Radical History Review (1 May 2008) 2008 (101): 59–80.
Published: 01 May 2008
... she envisioned social change. Writing at a time when the concept of human rights was increasingly invoked on the international stage, Smith created a vernacular form of human rights thinking through her prose. Smith's humanism bears the traces of her immersion in the work of writers, especially Tagore...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2008) 2008 (101): 107–129.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Dominique Clément The following article challenges the assumption that human rights legislation promoted gender equality. International human rights treaties have established new standards for human rights, but it is at the local level at which the battle for human rights is won or lost...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1994) 1994 (60): 164–181.
Published: 01 October 1994
.... Times have changed, but the need to oppose right-wing poli- tics remains. Hopefully, reflecting on the Nixon years will also force us to reflect, too, on the state of progressive forces in this country and to renew our commitment for a just and humane society. William V. Flores is a...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2016) 2016 (124): 129–140.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Cath Collins This essay discusses the origins, implications, and future of present-day trials for dictatorship-era human rights violations in Chile. It analyzes the causes, consequences, and likely future of these prosecutions and debates how use of the judicial idiom may have both negatively and...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2016) 2016 (124): 153–164.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Elizabeth Lira Forty years after the coup of 1973, the death of President Salvador Allende Gossens, and the beginning of a seventeen-year period (1973–90) of human rights violations by the military dictatorship, it is time to turn attention from a Santiago-centric history and relate the regional...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2016) 2016 (124): 177–191.
Published: 01 January 2016
... theatricality education body neoliberal city occupy movement REFLECTIONS: MEMORY AND HUMAN RIGHTS Theatricalities of Dissent Human Rights, Memory, and the Student Movement in Chile Alicia del Campo Que vivan los estudiantes, Hurrah for the students, jardín de las alegrías. Garden of...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2008) 2008 (101): 81–106.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Erik S. McDuffie This article critically examines the Sojourners for Truth and Justice, a short-lived black women's radical protest organization, and its human rights agenda during the early Cold War. The first and only group in the Communist Left led by African American women, the Sojourners...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2008) 2008 (101): 145–159.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Erik Esselstrom This essay reflects on the experience of a remarkable Japanese woman, Hasegawa Teru, whose life story can help us both historicize and contextualize the emergence of a human-rights discourse in modern Japan and connect it to the struggle of the social and political Left in Japanese...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2008) 2008 (101): 179–190.
Published: 01 May 2008
... openness movements. It draws on a surge of recent scholarly work on child adoption to explore connections between race, child welfare, women's rights, and transnationalism. It also raises the question of child adoption as a human rights issue by considering together activist trends in domestic and...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2008) 2008 (101): 211–219.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Andrea Smith Recently, social-justice organizations, particularly those with a racial-justice focus, have begun to work within a human rights frame. They regard human rights as a framework that challenges U.S. hegemony and that also provides an opportunity for U.S.-based social justice...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2014) 2014 (120): 204–225.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Howard Chiang This article extends debates on the place of Taiwan on our scholarly canvas by highlighting the region's unique status at the intersections of various margins—geopolitical, sociocultural, and historiographical. Using press reports of renyao (“human prodigy,” a Chinese category of...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2011) 2011 (109): 121–135.
Published: 01 January 2011
... review and extension of anthropological approaches to patrimony, I argue that a vacillation between alienable and inalienable cultural properties constructed around quotidian habits, or what has been construed as some sort of human essence supervised by UNESCO, has come to rest today on a hybrid form of...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1979) 1979 (20): 206–237.
Published: 01 May 1979
...Donna Haraway 1979 The Biological Enterprise : Sex, Mind, and Profit from Human Engineering to Sociobiology Donna Haraway Life can be moulded into any conceivable form. Draw...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2003) 2003 (86): 102–122.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Ilan Pappe 2003 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization,Inc. 2003 06-Pappe.btw 4/16/03 12:03 PM Page 102 REFLECTIONS Humanizing the Text: Israeli “New History” and the Trajectory of the 1948 Historiography...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2007) 2007 (97): 123–133.
Published: 01 January 2007
...Felipe Agüero MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 2007 TEACHING RADICAL HISTORY Dictatorship and Human Rights: The Politics of Memory Felipe Agüero I taught this course only once, in the fall of 2003. A course on the politics of memory was, for me, definitely...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2008) 2008 (101): 191–197.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Leila J. Rupp This essay describes a graduate reading course in women's studies I taught at the University of California at Santa Barbara in the spring of 2003 to contribute to a consideration of teaching about women's movements, human rights, and transnationalism. My goal in the course was to...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2008) 2008 (101): 5–21.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Elizabeth Heineman Since the Rwandan genocide and the wars of Yugoslav disintegration in the early 1990s, sexual violence in conflict zones has received considerable media attention. Thanks to international feminist organizing, international organizations have recognized it as a human-rights...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2014) 2014 (119): 146–160.
Published: 01 May 2014
... terms of human rights. The article situates the ANC's Geneva Conventions declaration and Code of Conduct against the background of internal debates about what constituted a just war and what foundation its days in exile should set for a postapartheid South Africa and the nature of the law that would...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2016) 2016 (124): 90–101.
Published: 01 January 2016
... extractive capitalist complex that, despite shifts in its mode of production and representation, continues to unequally structure both relations between humans and relations between humans and other species. Yet, within the Chilean context, this web has been historically challenged by Mapuche, Pehuenche, and...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2016) 2016 (124): 117–128.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Steve J. Stern Memory is a cultural code word of our times. It evokes the moral lesson of human rights—the idea of “never again” after state terror and misinformation. Its cultural potency in the 1990s and 2000s does not, however, solve a historical mystery. When, how, and why did “memory” emerge...