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The big three (or maybe four)

Michael S. Neiberg.

in The Treaty of Versailles: A Very Short Introduction

April 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: First World War; Use of Force, War, Peace and Neutrality; Law of Treaties; History of Law. 5184 words.

In the early months of 1919, David Lloyd George, Woodrow Wilson, and Georges Clemenceau together held as much influence over world affairs as any three men in history. They had the power to...

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Bougnaoui and Another v Micropole SA

in Oxford Journal of Law and Religion

October 2017; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Religion; Law; Human Rights; Law and Society. 739 words.

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

Breaking the Web of Passivity: Public Response to Human Rights Violations

Mark Lattimer.

in Journal of Human Rights Practice

July 2014; p ublished online June 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ethical Issues and Debates; Human Rights and Immigration; Human Rights; Politics; Social Movements and Social Change. 1545 words.

Building their Own Stage: Constructing the New Worker in China

Hatla Thelle.

in Journal of Human Rights Practice

July 2013; p ublished online June 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ethical Issues and Debates; Human Rights and Immigration; Human Rights; Politics; Social Movements and Social Change. 10196 words.

This article describes the activities of a small Chinese organization established with the aim of protecting internal migrant workers' rights in China. The organization provides services to...

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Sohail Wahedi.

in Oxford Journal of Law and Religion

June 2017; p ublished online July 2017 .

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

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Human rights – Freedom of religion or belief – Freedom to manifest religion – School offering Muslim pupil opportunity to wear Burkini for mixed...

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Sohail Wahedi.

in Oxford Journal of Law and Religion

June 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Religion; Law; Human Rights; Law and Society. 228 words.

Human Rights – Freedom of religion or belief – Freedom to manifest religion – General ban on expressing religious beliefs through visible symbols by school staff in province of...

A Call for State Action to Prevent the Recruitment and Use of Children as Soldiers in State Armed Forces and State Allied Armed Groups

Ilene Cohn.

in Journal of Human Rights Practice

March 2014; p ublished online March 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ethical Issues and Debates; Human Rights and Immigration; Human Rights; Politics; Social Movements and Social Change. 3978 words.

This Review Essay conveys the key points made in this thoroughly researched publication by Child Soldiers International on state responsibility to prevent child recruitment and use by state...

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Cameras Everywhere: Ubiquitous Video Documentation of Human Rights, New Forms of Video Advocacy, and Considerations of Safety, Security, Dignity and Consent

Sam Gregory.

in Journal of Human Rights Practice

July 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ethical Issues and Debates; Human Rights and Immigration; Human Rights; Politics; Social Movements and Social Change. 6871 words.

Peter Gabriel and other allies created WITNESS nearly 20 years ago – shortly after the Rodney King incident in Los Angeles. At the time, our founders asked: ‘What if every human rights...

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The Case for a General Constitutional Right to be Granted Conscientious Exemption

Yossi Nehushtan.

in Oxford Journal of Law and Religion

June 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Religion; Law; Human Rights; Law and Society. 13732 words.

Conscientious exemption is called for when a person’s conscience conflicts with the demands or the requirements of the law. Most of the academic research about the practice of granting...

A Case Study of the Socialization of Human Rights Language and Norms in Maldives: Process, Impact and Challenges

Ahmed Shahid and Hilary Yerbury.

in Journal of Human Rights Practice

July 2014; p ublished online June 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ethical Issues and Debates; Human Rights and Immigration; Human Rights; Politics; Social Movements and Social Change. 9981 words.

The introduction of the language and social values expounded through the discourse of human rights, within the domestic societal and political structures of countries where they were...

Catholic Schools Can Be Catholic

Janet Epp Buckingham.

in Oxford Journal of Law and Religion

June 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Religion; Law; Human Rights; Law and Society. 2284 words.

The Challenge of Adopting Sexual Orientation Resolutions at the UN Human Rights Council

Eduard Jordaan.

in Journal of Human Rights Practice

July 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ethical Issues and Debates; Human Rights and Immigration; Human Rights; Politics; Social Movements and Social Change. 6296 words.

Since the mid-1990s, UN special procedures reports have increasingly addressed human rights violations related to sexual orientation. However, it was not until 2011 that the first UN...

Challenges in Providing Legal Aid to Displaced Persons Following Armed Conflict: Lessons Learned from Kosovo

R. Dule Vicovac.

in Journal of Human Rights Practice

March 2013; p ublished online February 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ethical Issues and Debates; Human Rights and Immigration; Human Rights; Politics; Social Movements and Social Change. 4127 words.

This Practice Note is the third in a continuing series of personal reflections on human rights practice today. This series, Practice in the First Person, aims to provide occasional...

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The Challenges of Responding to Extrajudicial Executions: Interview with Philip Alston

Philip Alston.

in Journal of Human Rights Practice

November 2010; p ublished online November 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ethical Issues and Debates; Human Rights and Immigration; Human Rights; Politics; Social Movements and Social Change. 9168 words.

In our continuing series of reflections by human rights practitioners on their work, Philip Alston reflects here on his six-year term as UN Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or...

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Charles Gard and Others v the United Kingdom

in Oxford Journal of Law and Religion

October 2017; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Religion; Law; Human Rights; Law and Society. 331 words.

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Human rights – Right to life – Right to private and family life – Interference with – First applicant infant child CG – Second and third applicants...

Chbihi Loudoudi and Others v Belgium

Sylvie Langlaude.

in Oxford Journal of Law and Religion

October 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Religion; Law; Human Rights; Law and Society. 577 words.

Human rights – Right to private and family life – Interference with – Married couple of Belgian nationality (‘first and second applicants’) bringing third applicant, who was...

Child Soldiers and Clicktivism: Justice, Myths, and Prevention

Mark A. Drumbl.

in Journal of Human Rights Practice

November 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ethical Issues and Debates; Human Rights and Immigration; Human Rights; Politics; Social Movements and Social Change. 1654 words.

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Child Soldiers International's Response to Ilene Cohn's Review of Louder than Words

Tomaso Falchetta.

in Journal of Human Rights Practice

March 2014; p ublished online March 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ethical Issues and Debates; Human Rights and Immigration; Human Rights; Politics; Social Movements and Social Change. 1478 words.

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The Church, the Bishop, and the Missing Money: A Reflection on the Case of Bishop Ngewu and the Anglican Church of Southern Africa

Helena van Coller.

in Oxford Journal of Law and Religion

October 2017; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Religion; Law; Human Rights; Law and Society. 4169 words.

The Circumcision Debate from a German Constitutional Perspective

Michael Germann and Clemens Wackernagel.

in Oxford Journal of Law and Religion

October 2015; p ublished online August 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Religion; Law; Human Rights; Law and Society. 13929 words.

The article seeks to demonstrate that the issue of ritual circumcision according to, above all, Jewish religious norms does not lead to a conflict between the religiously indifferent...