viernes, 6 de febrero de 2009

Estudios en Derechos Humanos de la Universidad de Pennsylvania

Gracias a la información que nos mando Bert Lockwood de la Universidad de Pennsylvania, aquí esta el catálogo de las publicaciones de la Pennsylvania Press en materia de derechos humanos. Destacan libros que desarrollan temas relacionados con el multiculturalismo, derechos humanos de la mujer, derechos humanos en el comercio entre otros aspectos. Para una información detallada del catálogo, pinche aquí...

Hoy hablábamos precisamente con un colega que seguramente sería mejor comprar los libros por, que en las librerías de Bogotá en donde llegan muy caros o no se consiguen, lo intentaré y les contaré. Se que en estos de las compras virtuales todavía estoy en la edad de piedra, pero ya es hora de que lo empiece a hacer...

Pennsylvania Studies in Human Rights

Bert B. Lockwood, Jr., Series Editor

Abusharaf, Female Circumcision: Multicultural Perspectives (2006)

Afshari, Human Rights in Iran: The Abuse of Cultural Relativism (2001)

Alfredson, Creating Human Rights: How Noncitizens Made Sex Persecution Matter to the World (2008)

An-Na'im, Human Rights in Cross-Cultural Perspectives: A Quest for Consensus (1992)

An-Na'im, Human Rights Under African Constitutions: Realizing the Promise for Ourselves (2002)

An-Na'im, African Constitutionalism and the Role of Islam (2006)

Andreopoulos, Genocide: Conceptual and Historical Dimensions (1994)

Andreopoulos/Claude, Human Rights Education for the Twenty-First Century (1997)

Arat, Human Rights in Turkey (2007)

Bob, The International Struggle for New Human Rights (2008)

Cardenas, Conflict and Compliance: State Responses to International Human Rights Pressure (2007)

Chapman/van der Merwe, Truth and Reconciliation in South Africa: Did the TRC Deliver? (2008)

Chase/Hamzawy, Human Rights in the Arab World: Independent Voices (2006)

Claude, Science in the Service of Human Rights (2002)

Claude/Weston, Human Rights in the World Community: Issues and Action, 3/e (2006)

Compa/Diamond, Human Rights, Labor Rights, and International Trade (1996)

Cook, Human Rights of Women: National and International Perspectives (1994)

Daly/Sarkin, Reconciliation in Divided Societies: Finding Common Ground (2006)

De Nike/Quigley, Genocide in Cambodia: Documents from the Trial of Pol Pot and Ieng Sary (2000)

Ensalaco, Chile Under Pinochet: Recovering the Truth (1999)

Gibney/Howard-Hassmann, The Age of Apology: Facing Up to the Past (2007)

Guest, Behind the Disappearances: Argentina's Dirty War Against Human Rights and the United Nations (1990)

Halperin-Kaddari, Women in Israel: A State of Their Own (2003)

Howard-Hassmann/Welch, Economic Rights in Canada and the United States (2006)

Howard-Hassmann, Reparations to Africa (2008)

Juviler, Freedom's Ordeal: The Struggle for Human Rights and Democracy in Post-Soviet States (1997)

Kamminga, Inter-State Accountability for Violations of Human Rights (1992)

Kent, China, the United Nations, and Human Rights: The Limits of Compliance (1999)

Kolodziej, A Force Profonde: The Power, Politics, and Promise of Human Rights (2003)

Landsman, Crimes of the Holocaust: The Law Confronts Hard Cases (2005)

Lauren, The Evolution of International Human Rights: Visions Seen, 2/e (2003)

Leckie/Gallagher, Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights: A Legal Resource Guide (2006)

Macedo, Universal Jurisdiction: National Courts and the Prosecution of Serious Crimes Under International Law (2003)

Magarrell/Wesley, Learning from Greensboro: Truth and Reconciliation in the United States (2008)

Merali/Oosterveld, Giving Meaning to Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights (2001)

Morsink, The Universal Declaration of Human Rights: Origins, Drafting, and Intent (1999)

Morsink, Inherent Human Rights: Philosophical Roots of the Universal Declaration (Jun 2009)

Mutua, Human Rights: A Political and Cultural Critique (2002)

Mutua, Human Rights NGOs in East Africa: Political and Normative Tensions (2008)

O'Manique, The Origins of Justice: The Evolution of Morality, Human Rights, and Law (2002)

Phelps, Shattered Voices: Language, Violence, and the Work of Truth Commissions (2004)

Quataert, Advocating Dignity: Human Rights Mobilizations in Global Politics (Jun 2009)

Reardon, Educating for Human Dignity: Learning About Rights and Responsibilities (1995)

Reichenbach/Roseman, Reproductive Health and Human Rights: The Way Forward (Apr 2009)

Robinson/Boyle, A Voice for Human Rights (2005)

Roht-Arriaza, The Pinochet Effect: Transnational Justice in the Age of Human Rights (2005)

Ross, Women's Human Rights: The International and Comparative Law Casebook (2008)

Schirmer, The Guatemalan Military Project: A Violence Called Democracy (1998)

Schulz, The Phenomenon of Torture: Readings and Commentary (2007)

Schulz, The Future of Human Rights: U.S. Policy for a New Era (2008)

Siegel, Employment and Human Rights: The International Dimension (1993)

Slyomovics, The Performance of Human Rights in Morocco (2005)

Stover, The Witnesses: War Crimes and the Promise of Justice in The Hague (2005)

Tolley, The International Commission of Jurists: Global Advocates for Human Rights (1994)

Wan, Human Rights in Chinese Foreign Relations: Defining and Defending National Interests (2001)

Weissbrodt/de la Vega, International Human Rights Law: An Introduction (2007)

Welch, Protecting Human Rights in Africa: Roles and Strategies of Nongovernmental Organizations (1995)

Welch, NGOs and Human Rights: Promise and Performance (2000)

Zeleza/McConnaughay, Human Rights, the Rule of Law, and Development in Africa (2004)