8 edition of University minority rights found in the catalog.
University minority rights
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited Marc Weller.|
|LC Classifications||K3242.U57 W45 2007|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xlvi, 525 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||525|
|LC Control Number||2008271670|
Separatism is a highly topical and controversial legal and political issue. The conflicts in the Balkans of the s have revived the unresolved issue of national minority self-determination in international law and also, in European politics, the issues of how to deal with sub-state nationalisms and group recognition, and how to enable the political inclusion of national minorities. The Rights of Minority Cultures by Kymlicka, Will and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at
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―Theda Skocpol, Harvard University “For The Minority Rights Revolution John Skrentny paid his devotions to the gods of the archive (presumably lares like Karl and Max), getting us inside the words of Washington decisionmakers from the triumph of the black civil rights movement in the early and mids to the collapse of the civil rights Cited by: The book provides undeniable evidence that shifts in symbolic boundaries between groups were crucial to the remaking of American society over the last forty years.
” —Michèle Lamont, Princeton University “ The Minority Rights Revolution is a magisterial treatment of its subject. This book presents a new conception of the rights and status of minority cultures. It argues that certain "collective rights" of minority cultures are consistent with liberal democratic principles, and that standard liberal objections to such rights can be by: Keywords: minority rights, cosmopolitanism, nationalism, indigenous peoples, security, human rights Will Kymlicka Will Kymlicka is Professor and Canada Research Chair in Political Philosophy in the Department of Philosophy, Queen’s University Canada.
The book elaborates and applies its core theoretical framework by exploring several important contexts in which minority rights have been considered, including debates about language rights, secession, and immigrant by: Minority rights in Europe.
Hugh Miall. Council on Foreign Relations Press, Nov 1, Hugh Miall is Professor of International Relations at the University of Kent at Canterbury. Bibliographic information etc./ Europe Political Science / Civil Rights Political Science / General Political Science / Human Rights Social Science / Minority.
Explores the main arguments in favour of group‐differentiated rights for ethnic groups and national minorities. In particular, it distinguishes between equality‐based arguments, which aim to show that the minority is facing some sort of unfair disadvantage that can be rectified by a group‐differentiated right, and various history‐based arguments, which aim to show that the minority has.
Privileged Minorities Syrian Christianity, Gender, and Minority Rights in Postcolonial India. By Sonja Thomas. Series edited by K. Sivaramakrishnan, Learn more about upcoming publications, events, and news from the University of Washington Press.
Sign up today. UW Mailbox Seattle, WA Minority Rights, Majority Rule seeks to explain a phenomenon evident to most observers of the U.S. Congress. In the House of Representatives, majority parties rule and minorities are seldom able to influence national policy making.
In the Senate, minorities quite often call the shots, empowered by the filibuster to frustrate the majority. In the wake of the black civil rights movement, other disadvantaged groups of Americans began to make headway -- Latinos, women, Asian Americans, and the disabled found themselves the beneficiaries of new laws and policies -- and by the early s a minority rights revolution was well underway.
In the first book to take a broad perspective on this wide-ranging and far-reaching phenomenon. The Studies in International Minority and Group Rights series explores the rights of and situations facing minority persons and groups. It will provide a forum for the publication of monographs, postdoctoral research projects, other academic studies, conference reports, compilations of relevant documents and other materials that are likely to be of special interest to the readers of the Series.
Book Description. Look comparatively at the contributions of federalism and subnational constitutions to safeguarding minority rights and provides some of the first English-language studies of subnational constitutions outside of the United States.3/5(1).
The plight of religious minorities in the Middle East is often attributed to the failure of secularism to take root in the region. Religious Difference in a Secular Age challenges this assessment by examining four cornerstones of secularism—political and civil equality, minority rights, religious freedom, and the legal separation of private and public domains.
In order to gain access to the EU, nations must be seen to implement formal instruments that protect the rights of minorities. This book examines the ways in which these tools have worked in a number of post-communist states, and explores the interaction of domestic and international structures that determine the application of these policies.
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1 - Ethnicity, nationalism, and minority rights: charting the disciplinary debates pp By Stephen May, Professor of Education University of Waikato, New Zealand, Tariq Modood, Professor of Sociology, Politics and Public Policy and the founding Director of the Centre for the Study of Ethnicity and Citizenship University of Bristol, Judith.
This book provides a detailed examination of their rights as minorities within this region, and their changing status throughout the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Minority Rights in the Middle East - Joshua Castellino; Kathleen A. Cavanaugh - Oxford University Press.
Review of the book universal minority rights, a commentary on the jurisprudence of international courts and treaty bodies, M. Weller, / Meijknecht, Anna. In: Security and Human Rights, Vol. 20, Research output: Contribution to journal › Book/Film/Article review › Other research outputAuthor: Anna Meijknecht.
Global Structural Injustice and Minority Rights Conference Date: Friday, March 13 to Saturday, Ma Location: Egan Research Center, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, Preface, by Dr.
Paul Martin, Center for the Study of Human Rights, Columbia University Introduction: Religion, Religious Minorities and Human Rights: An Introduction, by Peter Danchin, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia Part I.
Theoretical Perspectives 1. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiv, pages ; 24 cm: Contents: 1. Introduction: How war and the Black civil rights movement changed America "This is war and this is a war measure": racial equality becomes national security National security and equal rights: limits and qualifications Allen seems to believe that women in general, and especially minority women, will lose their ‘unique’ reproductive rights if the white-male dominated institutions are able to operate unchecked in their push for abortion restriction.
Pages read, this article contains no bibliography.RELIGIOUS MINORITY RIGHTS. and the Center for Integrative Studies in the Arts and Humanities at Michigan State University.
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