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Moving human rights to the forefront of psychology: Summary of the final report of the APA task force on human rights.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): The American psychologist [Am Psychol] 2022 May-Jun; Vol. 77 (4), pp. 589-601. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Feb 10.

Abstract: The report of the American Psychological Association (APA) Task Force on Human Rights proposes a definition of human rights in relation to psychology; reviews the relationship between human rights and the concepts that have historically guided APA (e.g...

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Centering mental health in society: A human rights approach to well-being for all.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): The American journal of orthopsychiatry [Am J Orthopsychiatry] 2022; Vol. 92 (3), pp. 364-370. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Apr 07.

Abstract: Applying a human rights lens to mental health and well-being will improve the systems that govern and operate U.S. society. Achieving this requires learning from successful approaches and scaling up the implementation of effective strategies that promo...

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Activism and human rights for people with mental disabilities in postcommunist Europe.

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Source(s): The American psychologist [Am Psychol] 2019 Dec; Vol. 74 (9), pp. 1167-1177.

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Abstract: Disability activists emerged as an important influence over the first decade of the new millennium in postcommunist Central and Eastern Europe, a particularly critical time for progress in human rights and services for people with mental disabilities i...

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In Defiance of the Reception Logic: The Case for Including NGOs as Human Rights Monitors in the EU's Policies of First Reception of Irregular Migrants.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Peace & Conflict. Aug2018, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p291-295. 5p.

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Abstract: The first reception system for irregular migrants taking the Mediterranean route into the European Union (EU) is dictated almost solely by border control and security concerns. There is no recognition of the role of nongovernmental organizations (NGOs)...

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Adolescents Provide More Complex Reasons for Lowering the Voting Age Than Do Adults: Evidence From National Convenience Samples.

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Source(s): Developmental Psychology. Aug2022, Vol. 58 Issue 8, p1574-1584. 11p.

Abstract: Debates about lowering the voting age often center on whether 16- and 17-year-old adolescents possess sufficient cognitive capacity and political knowledge to participate in politics. Little empirical research has examined age differences in adolescent...

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Complexities in the history of diversity and social justice: Reply to Harvey (2019).

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): The American psychologist [Am Psychol] 2019 May-Jun; Vol. 74 (4), pp. 508-509.

Abstract: The authors provide a reply to Harvey's (2019) comment on the authors' article regarding the American Psychological Association's efforts to promote diversity and social justice (Leong et al., 2017). (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2019 APA, all rights r...

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Engaging moral agency for human rights: Outlooks from the Global South.

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Source(s): Peace & Conflict. Feb2015, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p68-88. 21p.

Abstract: A sample of 1,043 participants from 3 regions in the Global South (South and Southeast Asia, Africa, and Latin America) responded to the Personal and Institutional Rights to Aggression and Peace Survey (PAIRTAPS). Participants' descriptions of what the...

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Diversity and social justice? Comment on Leong, Pickren, and Vasquez (2017).

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Source(s): The American psychologist [Am Psychol] 2019 May-Jun; Vol. 74 (4), pp. 506-507.

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Abstract: This is a comment on Leong, Pickren, and Vasquez (2017). The current author contends that in using the American Psychological Association's response to the Hoffman Report as one milestone in the organization's evolution in the realm of culture, diversi...

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Human rights: The role of psychological sense of global community.

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Source(s): Peace & Conflict. Feb2015, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p47-67. 21p.

Abstract: Despite progress in addressing human rights, abuses and violations persist around the world. This research attempts to gain a better understanding of the psychological determinants that lead people to be concerned about and take action to promote human...

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