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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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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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AGA KHAN (IV), Karim (<i>born</i> 1936)

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Religion; Religion; Islam; Social and Cultural History; Social Justice and Human Rights; Social Work; History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Industrial History; Industry Studies; Primary Products; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 517 words.

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AGASSI, André (<i>born</i> 1970), tennis player

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 109 words.

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AGNEW, Jonathan Philip (<i>born</i> 1960), cricket correspondent, BBC, since 1991

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure; Media Studies; Radio; Intellectual History; Interdisciplinary Studies; Communication Studies. 115 words.

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AINSLIE, Charles Benedict (<i>born</i> 1977), professional yachtsman; Principal, Ben Ainslie Racing, since 2014

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 203 words.

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ALI, Muhammad (<i>born</i> 1942), former professional heavyweight boxer

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 182 words.

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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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ALLARDYCE, Samuel (<i>born</i> 1954), Manager, West Ham United Football Club, 2011–15

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 142 words.

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ALLCOCK, Anthony (<i>born</i> 1955), Chief Executive, Bowls England, since 2008

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 132 words.

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