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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Community Self-protection

Aditi Gorur and Nils Carstensen.

in Protection of Civilians

March 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; Human Rights and Immigration. 8987 words.

This chapter discusses the frequent focus on what the international community, governments, or armed groups do or fail to do to protect civilians. Yet often it is civilians themselves who...

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Coercing Communities or Promoting Civilised Discourse? Funeral Protests and Comparative Hate Speech Jurisprudence

Ian Cram.

in Human Rights Law Review

September 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration. 10812 words.

Extreme speech forms pose acute questions for liberal democracies. Abstract, non-absolute constitutional commitments to freedom of speech/expression are required to be interpreted against...

Constructing a Community-Based Bill of Rights

GEORGE WILLIAMS.

in Protecting Human Rights

October 2003; p ublished online January 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration. 8050 words.

This chapter focuses on the ways in which a bill of rights could be designed to deepen existing respect for human rights within political institutions and the community. It explains that...

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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...

Voices Around Us: Memory and Community Empowerment in Reconstruction Efforts in Colombia

Gabriel Ruiz Romero.

in International Journal of Transitional Justice

November 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Public International Law. 4577 words.

Although the Colombian armed conflict has had the most impact in the countryside, rural communities have had only a marginal role in the development of state policies designed to address...

Self-Determination and the Right to Health: Australian Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services

Odette Mazel.

in Human Rights Law Review

June 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Rights. 16262 words.

The Aboriginal Community Controlled Health sector in Australia has been described as a best practice example of the implementation of the right to self-determination as enshrined in the...

How Does Community Participation Work? Human Rights and the Hidden Labour of Interstitial Elites in Ghana

Catherine Buerger and Elizabeth Holzer.

in Journal of Human Rights Practice

February 2015; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ethical Issues and Debates; Human Rights and Immigration; Human Rights; Politics; Social Movements and Social Change. 6576 words.

Human rights and international development organizations are increasingly promoting community participation as a critical component of successful programmes. Not all methods of...

Public Participation, the Aarhus Convention, and the European Community

Peter Davies.

in Human Rights in Natural Resource Development

April 2002; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration. 16174 words.

This chapter introduces the Aarhus Convention and centres it in the evolving European Union's approach to public participation. The primary aim of this chapter is limited to addressing the...

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Protection from Autonomous European Sanctions: Community Law and Union Lists

Christina Eckes.

in EU Counter-Terrorist Policies and Fundamental Rights

December 2009; p ublished online May 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration. 31013 words.

This chapter examines the quality of procedural and judicial protection from Community regulations and demonstrates that judicial review of Union lists is not only necessary from the...

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Expanding DDR: The Transformative Role of Former Prisoners in Community-Based Reintegration in Northern Ireland

Clare D. Dwyer.

in International Journal of Transitional Justice

July 2012; p ublished online June 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Public International Law; Human Rights. 10371 words.

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This article explores the process of Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration (DDR) in Northern Ireland. In particular, it...

Together after War While the War Goes On: Victims, Ex-Combatants and Communities in Three Colombian Cities

Juan Diego Prieto.

in International Journal of Transitional Justice

November 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Public International Law. 10567 words.

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Colombia has been undergoing a massive disarmament, demobilization and reintegration (DDR) process accompanied by various transitional...

The Legal Basis of Community Sanctions: Moving Competences from One Pillar to Another?

Christina Eckes.

in EU Counter-Terrorist Policies and Fundamental Rights

December 2009; p ublished online May 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration. 22203 words.

This chapter analyzes the competences of the Community and the European Union (EU) to adopt sanctions against individuals. It argues that, de lege lata, neither the EU nor the Community...

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The Death of the Southern African Development Community Tribunal’s Human Rights Jurisdiction

Frederick Cowell.

in Human Rights Law Review

March 2013; p ublished online March 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration. 5642 words.

Residents of Joe Slovo Community v Thubelisha Homes and Others: The Two Faces of Engagement

Brian Ray.

in Human Rights Law Review

June 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration. 4992 words.

When Land is Taken Away: States Obligations under International Human Rights Law Concerning Large-Scale Projects Impacting Local Communities

Yu Kanosue.

in Human Rights Law Review

December 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Rights. 12225 words.

On land disputes, the United Nations human rights treaty bodies have consistently articulated that affected communities be effectively consulted (the effective consultation requirement)....

Indigenous Communities’ Property Rights over Lands and Natural Resources Traditionally Used

Mattias Åhrén.

in Indigenous Peoples' Status in the International Legal System

March 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; Human Rights and Immigration. 19218 words.

This chapter begins by concluding that under international law, the right to property is essentially a particular aspect of the right to equality, wherefore evolved meanings of the former...

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Communitarianism and Community

Brian Orend.

in Encyclopedia of Human Rights

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration. 7717 words.

Contemporary communitarianism is rooted in two sources: one negative, and one positive. The negative root of communitarianism is its disenchantment

The detention community

Mary Bosworth.

in Inside Immigration Detention

September 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Criminal Law; Human Rights and Immigration. 10782 words.

Having sketched out the institutional context in the preceding pages, this chapter concentrates on the relationships detainees and officers build (and sometimes fail to build) in detention...

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Vietnamese Communities in Canada, France and Denmark

LOUIS-JACQUES DORAIS.

in Journal of Refugee Studies

January 1998; p ublished online January 1998 .

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

This paper describes some basic aspects of Vietnamese refugee community organization in three different countries: Canada, France and Denmark. Comparison between these three areas deals...

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Documents. European Community Tampere European Council Presidency Conclusions 15 and 16 October 1999

in International Journal of Refugee Law

October 1999; p ublished online October 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 0 words.