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Power, Ethics, and Human Rights

Anthropological Studies Of Refugee Research and Action

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology,
  • Human rights,
  • Practical & applied ethics,
  • Refugees,
  • Emigration & Immigration,
  • Social Science,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Sociology,
  • Research,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Civil Rights,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural,
  • Civil rights

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRuth M. MacDonald (Editor), Jeffery L. Krulfeld (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages212
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8246320M
    ISBN 100847688984
    ISBN 109780847688982

    Applied Ethics and Human Rights, with Book Lists, are in a Separate Section below the Ethics Book List- Please Continue for Discussions of Stem Cell Research, Abortion, Assisted Suicide, Gay Rights, Animal Rights, and Children’s Rights, with the subdivision of Children’s Rights into Religious Indoctrination, Physical Punishment and. Professional Ethics and Human Values Notes Pdf. Introduction to Human Values and Professional Ethics: Character oriented education that instills basic values and ethnic values in one’s psyche is called ‘Value Based Education’. The subject that enables us to understand ‘what is valuable’ for human happiness is called value : Daily Exams.

      A history of human rights abuses in fairytales children often end up asking me questions about ethics and rights, without realising it. Tell us by email @ or Author: Abie Longstaff. Environmental human rights: power, ethics, and law. [Jan Hancock] -- This title was first published in Environmental Human Rights redefines the political, ethical and legal relationships between the environment and human rights to claim the human rights to an.

    This book celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights by showing how global human rights norms have influenced national government practices in eleven different countries around the world. Had the principles articulated in the Declaration had any effect on the behavior of states towards their citizens? What are the conditions under which international human 5/5(2). Years of tremendous growth in response to complex emergencies have left a mark on the humanitarian sector. Various matters that once seemed settled are now subjects of intense debate. What is humanitarianism? Is it limited to the provision of relief to victims of conflict, or does it include broader objectives such as human rights, democracy promotion, .


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Power, Ethics, and Human Rights: Anthropological Studies Of Refugee Research and Action. by Ruth M. MacDonald (Editor), Jeffery L. Krulfeld (Editor)Format: Paperback. : Environmental Human Rights: Power, Ethics and Law (): Jan Hancock: BooksCited by: Environmental Human Rights: Power, Ethics and Law (Critical Security Series) by Jan Hancock (Author)Cited by: Environmental Human Rights redefines the political, ethical and legal relationships between the environment and human rights to claim the human rights to an environment free from toxic pollution and to natural resources.

Through a focus on the operational dynamics of social power, this compelling book details how global capitalism subjugates concerns of human security.

"Paul Farmer is an original: a powerful writer, an insightful theorist, and a human rights activist on behalf of the health needs of some of the poorest and most excluded people on the planet. Pathologies of Power brings together all his strengths, as a thinker and an activist.

Every health worker, human rights teacher, and government official who seeks to improve the health status and life chances of their fellow human Cited by:   Environmental Human Rights redefines the political, ethical and legal relationships between the environment and human rights to claim the human rights to an environment free from toxic pollution and to natural resources.

Through a focus on the operational dynamics of social power, this compelling book details how global capitalism subjugates concerns of human security Cited by: Table of Contents.

Introduction: The power of human rights/the human rights of power: an introduction, Louiza Odysseos and Anna Selmeczi The question concerning human rights and human rightlessness: disposability and struggle in the Bhopal gas disaster, Louiza Odysseos Struggles, over rights: humanism, ethical dispossession and resistance, Lara Montesinos.

The Power of Human Rights (published in ) was an innovative and influential contribution to the study of international human rights. This book explores how the notion of human identity informs the ethical goal of justice in human rights.

Within the modern discourse of human rights, the issue of identity has been largely neglected. However, within this discourse lies a conceptualisation of identity that was derived from a particular liberal philosophy about the ‘true nature.

Let’s go on to your first book which is The Universal Declaration of Human Rights ().That’s a good place to start. Could you just say something about that book. The significance of the Universal Declaration is that it inaugurates a whole new period of thinking about human ’s something very significant about that text, coming after the Second World War.

This book explores how the notion of human identity informs the ethical goal of justice in human rights. Within the modern discourse of human rights, the issue of identity has been largely neglected. However, within this discourse lies a conceptualisation of identity that was derived from a particular liberal philosophy about the ‘true nature’ of the isolated, self 4/5(1).

Pathologies of Power: Health, Human Rights, and the New War on the Poor. Paul Farmer. University of California Press, - Social Science - pages. 8 Reviews. Pathologies of Power /5(8). About this book. This volume focuses on the ethical significance of human rights, aiming at contributing to a universal culture of human rights with deep roots and wide horizons.

Its purpose, scope and rationale are reflected in the three-part structure of the manuscript. Part I has a broad introductory historical, theoretical and legal character. Ethics, relationships and power 3 (that is, privileged) at the expense of others, anarchism ’ s idea of freedom is relational: one person ’ s freedom is inseparable from anoth er ’ s freedom.

Get this from a library. Environmental human rights: power, ethics, and law. [Jan Hancock] -- The criterion used in Jan Hancock's study to investigate the existence of environmental human rights is restricted to existing legal human rights stipulations.

Is it possible to rectify current. The underlying themes of human rights and power relations are an integral part of all ethical considerations in ethnographic research. I recommend this book for all researchers working with refugees and other forcibly displaced individuals as well as for students of anthropological and ethnographical sciences.

Pathologies of Power: Health, Human Rights, and the New War on the Poor “Without a social justice component, medical ethics risks yet another strategy for managing inequality.” A new medical ethics should focus on social and economic rights (such as a lack of national health insurance), he says, instead of endless discussions of brain Cited by: 2.

Applied Ethics and Human Rights - edited by Shashi Motilal June Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding this book to your organisation's collection.

Applied Ethics and Human Rights. Edited by Shashi Motilal; Online ISBN: 1. Rationality, Epistemology and Environmental Human Rights Structural Power and Environmental Human Rights Social Demands for Environmental Human Rights The Formal Response to Environmental Human Rights Claims The Human Rights to an Environment Free from Toxic Pollution The Human Right to Natural Resources.

Series Title. List of Tables vi --Acknowledgements vii --List ofAbbreviations viii --Introduction 1 Rationality, Epistemology and Environmental Human Rights 15 Structural Power and Environmental Human Rights 35 Social Demands for Environmental Human Rights 55 The Formal Response to Environmental Human Rights Claims 79 The Human Right to.

About the Book Pathologies of Power uses harrowing stories of illness, of life—and death—in extreme situations to interrogate our understanding of human rights.

Paul Farmer, a physician and anthropologist with twenty years of experience studying diseases in Haiti, Peru, and Russia, argues that promoting the social."This is an angry and a hopeful book, and, like everything Dr.

Farmer has written, it has both passion and authority. "Pathologies of Power is an eloquent plea for a working definition of human rights that would not neglect the most basic rights of all: food, shelter and health.Over the past decade or so, philosophical speculation about human rights has tended to fall into two streams.

On the one hand, there are Orthodox theorists, who think of human rights as natural rights: moral rights that we have simply in virtue of being human.