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‘A Very Highly Political Job’: Human Rights Practice, ‘The Political’, and Practitioners' Dilemmas in Sri Lanka

Vijay K. Nagaraj and Shermal Wijewardene.

in Journal of Human Rights Practice

November 2014; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ethical Issues and Debates; Human Rights and Immigration; Human Rights; Politics; Social Movements and Social Change. 10094 words.

This article focuses on narratives of dilemmas and tensions arising from the relationship between human rights practice in Sri Lanka and what we broadly term ‘the political’: a) human...

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in Oxford Journal of Law and Religion

October 2017; p ublished online October 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Religion; Law; Human Rights; Law and Society. 619 words.

Abstract

Employment – Discrimination – Religion or belief – Respondent private undertaking employing first claimant as receptionist on employment contract of...

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Advancing Human Rights in Post-Authoritarian Communities through Education

Benjamin Gregg.

in Journal of Human Rights Practice

July 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ethical Issues and Debates; Human Rights and Immigration; Human Rights; Politics; Social Movements and Social Change. 10470 words.

For two decades now, the countries of Central and Eastern Europe, as well as Russia, have been transitioning from authoritarian pasts to somewhat more liberal forms of social and political...

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Aligning for Impact: Human Rights

Colleen Duggan.

in Journal of Human Rights Practice

July 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ethical Issues and Debates; Human Rights and Immigration; Human Rights; Politics; Social Movements and Social Change. 2170 words.

This is an edited version of a paper presented at the tenth annual conference of the Global Philanthropy Forum (GPF), held in Redwood City, California, in April 2011. The GPF aims to enable...

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American Humanist Association v McCarty

Donlu Thayer.

in Oxford Journal of Law and Religion

June 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Religion; Law; Human Rights; Law and Society. 506 words.

Abstract

Federal constitutional law – Establishment of religion – Advancement of religion – Endorsement of religion – Sponsorship of religion – Favouring or...

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Amnesty International's Methods of Engaging Youth in Human Rights Education: Curriculum in the United States and Experiential Learning in Burkina Faso

Karen Hopkins.

in Journal of Human Rights Practice

March 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ethical Issues and Debates; Human Rights and Immigration; Human Rights; Politics; Social Movements and Social Change. 8187 words.

Human rights education (HRE) is a useful tool to build solidarity among youth and activism for social justice at local, national and international levels. In order to understand how HRE can...

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The Argument for a Narrow Conception of ‘Religious Autonomy’

Lisbet Christoffersen.

in Oxford Journal of Law and Religion

June 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Religion; Law; Human Rights; Law and Society. 13558 words.

Canon law has not been valid law in the Nordic countries since the 16th century Reformation, and ecclesiastical law has been understood as a branch of public administrative law. The legal...

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ART, ANGST AND DEALING WITH THE PAST IN NORTHERN IRELAND

Kieran McEvoy.

in Journal of Human Rights Practice

March 2009; p ublished online March 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ethical Issues and Debates; Human Rights and Immigration; Human Rights; Politics; Social Movements and Social Change. 1800 words.

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Assessing Compliance: the Challenges for Economic and Social Rights

Edward Anderson and Marta Foresti.

in Journal of Human Rights Practice

November 2009; p ublished online November 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ethical Issues and Debates; Human Rights and Immigration; Human Rights; Politics; Social Movements and Social Change. 3069 words.

Assessing government compliance with economic and social rights obligations presents a number of complex challenges. New approaches are needed for this purpose – building on available...

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Audiencia Nacional (Sala de lo Contencioso-Administrativo, Sección 7) Sentencia no 894/2015, de 25 Mayo 2015

in Oxford Journal of Law and Religion

October 2017; p ublished online October 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Religion; Law; Human Rights; Law and Society. 138 words.

Abstract

Human Rights – Freedom of religion or belief – Funding of religious bodies – Cooperation agreement between the Spanish State and...

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