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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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ABEL SMITH, Richard Francis (1933 - 2004), Vice Lord-Lieutenant of Nottinghamshire, 1991–99

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial History; Industry Studies; Primary Products; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Military Life and Institutions; Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Popular Beliefs and Controversial Knowledge. 144 words.

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ACKERMAN, Roy (<i>born</i> 1944), Chairman, Tadema Studios, since 1980; Founder, executive producer and presenter, Coolcucumber.tv, since 2010

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Labour History; Services; Social and Cultural History; Cookery, Food, and Drink. 267 words.

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ACLAND, (Christopher) Guy (Dyke) (<i>born</i> 1946), an Extra Equerry to the Queen, since 1999; Vice Lord-Lieutenant, Isle of Wight, since 2006

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Military Life and Institutions; History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Popular Beliefs and Controversial Knowledge. 224 words.

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ACLAND, John (Hugh Bevil) (1928 - 2006), Vice Lord-Lieutenant of Devon, 1994–99; farmer

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial History; Industry Studies; Primary Products; Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Popular Beliefs and Controversial Knowledge. 275 words.

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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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AHMAD, Mushtaq (<i>born</i> 1942), JP; Lord-Lieutenant of Lanarkshire, since 2010

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Popular Beliefs and Controversial Knowledge; Social Justice and Human Rights; Social Work. 171 words.

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