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Overview page. Subjects: Music.

One of the leading US alternative metal acts to emerge from the 90s, Tool was formed in Los Angeles, California, in 1990 by Adam Jones (b. 15 January 1965, Libertyville ...

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Legal Tools for Privacy Protection

Jon L. Mills.

in Privacy

October 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Chapter. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration. 49953 words.

Protections for intrusions into the four spheres of privacy have different legal foundations. The traditional protections take the form of constitutional and tort law. But limitations to...

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Tools for Implementing Humanitarian Law

Jennifer Moore.

in Humanitarian Law in Action within Africa

April 2012; p ublished online April 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration. 12362 words.

This chapter outlines five important mechanisms or tools for the practical implementation of humanitarian law in Uganda, Sierra Leone, and Burundi: courts, troops, media, development, and...

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New Technologies in Criminal Justice for Core International Crimes: The ICC Legal Tools Project

Morten Bergsmo, Olympia Bekou and Annika Jones.

in Human Rights Law Review

December 2010; p ublished online December 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration. 6405 words.

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Computational Tools in Predicting and Assessing Forced Migration

Scott Edwards.

in Journal of Refugee Studies

September 2008; p ublished online August 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Geography; International Relations; Aid and Relief Programmes; Refugee Studies. 4842 words.

This paper highlights the potential use of computational models in predicting key spatial patterns of conflict-induced forced displacement. The complexity inherent in displacement is well...

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Why Legal Tools Are Failing

Jon L. Mills.

in Privacy

October 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Chapter. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration. 9920 words.

Public health and security are substantial justifications for sacrificing individual privacy for the greater public good. Legislators and courts, often supported by public opinion,...

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‘Bones in the Forest’ in Matabeleland, Zimbabwe: Exhumations as a Tool for Transformation

Shari Eppel.

in International Journal of Transitional Justice

November 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Public International Law; Human Rights. 10146 words.

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The need to honour the dead is universal, and of particular importance in animist cultures, where the aggrieved dead can cause...

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Tools for Anticipating Asylum Denials: An Application to Afghan Refugees in Pakistan, 1997–2001

LESTER A. ZEAGER and JOHN H. P. WILLIAMS.

in Journal of Refugee Studies

December 2006; p ublished online December 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Geography; International Relations; Aid and Relief Programmes; Refugee Studies. 7861 words.

The growing tendency toward non-compliance with international obligations to refugees requires UNHCR to make contingency plans for asylum denials. Making such plans calls for tools, such as...

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Who must be Detained? Proportionality as a Tool for Critiquing Immigration Detention Policy

Michael Flynn.

in Refugee Survey Quarterly

September 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Geography; International Relations; Aid and Relief Programmes; Refugee Studies. 12867 words.

Migration-related detention – or the detention of non-citizens because of their status – is intimately associated with incarceration, raising questions about whether this form of detention...

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Remote Sensing as a Tool for Human Rights Fact-Finding

Susan R. Wolfinbarger.

in The Transformation of Human Rights Fact-Finding

February 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; Human Rights and Immigration. 6572 words.

This chapter examines the use of a specialized case of Information Communication Technologies (ICTs)—geospatial technologies, particularly the use of satellite-based remote sensing—in human...

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The Nansen Passport: A Tool of Freedom of Movement and of Protection

Otto Hieronymi.

in Refugee Survey Quarterly

April 2003; p ublished online April 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Geography; International Relations; Aid and Relief Programmes; Refugee Studies. 0 words.

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