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(Un) Thinking Nationalism: From India to (H)india

by CreatiVentures Publishing

<p>Nationalism thinks and marks the space of people, that it imagines belong to it. There is a constitutive spatial and a constructed loyalist political dimension to all forms of nationalism. (Un)thinking nationalism is an attempt to (re)mediate

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A Citizen Dissents: Essays in Public Policy

by Nicholas Harris

<p>Public policy essays dealing with political economy, public and private corruption, and indigenous land rights.</p> ...

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A Generation Abandoned

Why 'Whatever' Is Not Enough

by Peter D. Beaulieu

<p><em>A Generation Abandoned</em> explores the disruptive cultural events especially of the past half century as these have undermined the confidence of the young in themselves and in civil society, and finally in our place in the universe. The

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A Human Right to Culture and Identity

The Ambivalence of Group Rights

by Janne Mende

<p>Is it desirable, or even necessary, to have distinct human rights for cultural identities? Do different conceptions of culture and identity, and their potential to frame human rights violations as culturally appropriate, complicate the ...

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A Revolution Undone

Egypt's Road Beyond Revolt

by H.A. Hellyer

<p>Amid the turbulence of the 2011 Arab uprisings, the revolutionary uprising that played out in Cairo's Tahrir Square created high expectations before dashing the hopes of its participants. The upheaval led to a sequence of events in Egypt that

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A Rhetorical Crime

Genocide in the Geopolitical Discourse of the Cold War

by Anton Weiss-Wendt

<p>The Genocide Convention was drafted by the United Nations in the late 1940s, as a response to the horrors of the Second World War. But was the Genocide Convention truly effective at achieving its humanitarian aims, or did it merely exacerbate

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A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

by Mary Wollstonecraft

<div>Mary Wollstonecraft’s visionary treatise, originally published in 1792, was the first book to present women’s rights as an issue of universal human rights. Ideal for coursework and classroom study, this comprehensive edition of ...

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Abolish ICE

by Natascha Elena Uhlmann

<p>There has been a major opinion shift in immigration attitudes among Democrats in the past five years. As the New York Times asserts, ICE polls worse than any government agency that’s ever been examined by Pew, and 50% of Democrats support ...

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Abortion

by Belinda Bennett

<p>Abortion remains one of the most complex and controversial issues in contemporary law and bioethics. This volume draws together key essays from leading scholars on the ethical and regulatory aspects of abortion. The essays explore the complex

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Abortion and Nation

The Politics of Reproduction in Contemporary Ireland

by Lisa Smyth

<p>Abortion politics are contentious and divisive in many parts of the world, but nowhere more so than in Ireland. Abortion and Nation examines the connection between abortion politics and hegemonic struggles over national identity and the ...

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African Asylum at a Crossroads

Activism, Expert Testimony, and Refugee Rights

by Fallou Ngom & Amy Shuman

<p><em>African Asylum at a Crossroads: Activism, Expert Testimony, and Refugee Rights</em> examines the emerging trend of requests for expert opinions in asylum hearings or refugee status determinations. This is the first book to explore the ...

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African Cinema and Human Rights

by Mette Hjort & Eva Jørholt

<p>Bringing theory and practice together, <em>African Cinema and Human Rights</em> argues that moving images have a significant role to play in advancing the causes of justice and fairness. The contributors to this volume identify three key ways

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African Frontiers

Insurgency, Governance and Peacebuilding in Postcolonial States

by John Idriss Lahai & Tanya Lyons

<p>Through a multidisciplinary approach, African Frontiers counters the superficial, Eurocentric and gender insensitive dominant discursive representation of Africa within the discourse of war and conflict management, and security and ...

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Against the Death Penalty

by Stephen Breyer

<p><em>A landmark dissenting opinion arguing against the death penalty</em></p> <p>Does the death penalty violate the Constitution? <em>In Against the Death Penalty</em>, Justice Stephen G. Breyer argues that it does: that it is carried out ...

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Agenda Setting, the UN, and NGOs: Gender Violence and Reproductive Rights

by Joachim, Jutta M.

<P>In the mid-1990s, when the United Nations adopted positions affirming a woman's right to be free from bodily harm and to control her own reproductive health, it was both a coup for the international women's rights movement and an instructive ...

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All For Acceptance

by Abhijit Naskar

<p><em><strong>&quot;A hand - a hand with a gentle serenity - a hand with a pious unity - a hand with a caring amity - a hand with a human purity - is the need of this world.&quot;</strong></em></p> <p>Abhijit Naskar is the boldest humanitarian

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American Politics and the African American Quest for Universal Freedom

by Hanes Walton & Robert C. Smith

<p>This dynamic and comprehensive text from two nationally renowned scholars continues to demonstrate the profound influence African Americans have had -- and continue to have -- on American politics. Through the use of two interrelated themes ...

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An American Dilemma

The Negro Problem and Modern Democracy, Volume 2

by Gunnar Myrdal

<p>In this landmark effort to understand African American people in the New World, Gunnar Myrdal provides deep insight into the contradictions of American democracy as well as a study of a people within a people. The title of the book, <em>An ...

ISBN: 9781351531993

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An American Dilemma

The Negro Problem and Modern Democracy, Volume 1

by Gunnar Myrdal

<p>In this landmark effort to understand African American people in the New World, Gunnar Myrdal provides deep insight into the contradictions of American democracy as well as a study of a people within a people. The title of the book, 'An ...

ISBN: 9781351532020

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Another Fine Mess

America, Uganda, and the War on Terror

by Helen Epstein

<p><strong>&quot;A stunning new book of reportage and analysis.&quot; - Pankaj Mishra, <em>Bloomberg</em></strong></p> <p>Is the West to blame for failing Uganda?</p> <p>In this powerful story of Uganda and its war-torn neighbors in eastern ...

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