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Helsinki Accords

Overview page. Subjects: Law — Social Sciences.

The Helsinki Accords of 1975 are a diplomatic agreement among thirty-five states that exerted significant influence on its communist signatories in the field of human rights. The Accords...

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Helsinki Accords

Jonathan H. L'Hommedieu.

in Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 678 words.

The Helsinki Accords, also known as the Helsinki Final Act, marked the successful completion of the first major post–World War

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Helsinki Accords

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of American Military and Diplomatic History

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 1199 words.

The Final Act of the Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe (CSCE), more commonly known as the

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Helsinki Accords

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 10 words.

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The Sincerest Form of Flattery

Elizabeth Cobbs Hoffman.

in Making the American Century

March 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of the Americas. 6234 words.

Through the prism of two international developments—the emergence of the international volunteer movement and the forging of the Helsinki principles—Cobbs Hoffman shows that Americans and...

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Imposing Urban Order

Kathleen James-Chakraborty.

in Architecture since 1400

January 2014; p ublished online August 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of Architecture. 4825 words.

This chapter discusses modernism’s limited impact on architecture in the first half of the twentieth century. The modern movement all but collapsed in the countries that originally nurtured...

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The rise and fall of superpower detente, 1968–79

in The Cold War

March 2003; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Cold War; Contemporary History (Post 1945). 6119 words.

During the 1970s the Cold War experienced a change in pace, as world leaders sought to stabilize international affairs. ‘The rise and fall of superpower detente, 1968–79’ covers detente...

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Localizing Fundamental Rights in the European Union: What is the Role of Local and Regional Authorities, and How to Strengthen It?

Axel Marx, Nicolas Hachez, Katrien Meuwissen, Pierre Schmitt, Jakub Jaraczewski, Tamara N. Lewis, Kolja Raube, Joanna Roszak, Klaus Starl, Dolores Morondo Taramundi, Anna-Kaisa Tuovinen and Amy Weatherburn.

in Journal of Human Rights Practice

July 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ethical Issues and Debates; Human Rights and Immigration; Human Rights; Politics; Social Movements and Social Change. 10408 words.

Recent literature has pointed to the importance of localizing fundamental rights in order to further strengthen their effective protection. In this context attention has been paid mainly to...

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Human Rights Reports from Illiberal States

Andrew Wolman.

in Journal of Human Rights Practice

February 2015; p ublished online May 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ethical Issues and Debates; Human Rights and Immigration; Human Rights; Politics; Social Movements and Social Change. 4184 words.

While the drafting of human rights reports by illiberal states appears to be a growing phenomenon, such reports have so far received little attention from academics or the human rights...

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