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The SS St. Louis and the importance of reconciliation.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Peace & Conflict. Nov2013, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p393-398. 6p.

Abstract: This paper explores the history of the SS St. Louis and its impact upon the creation of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (United Nations, 2009). The St. Louis is an example not only of injustices perpetrated against victims of the Holocaust, b...

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Liberation psychology and pragmatic solidarity: North-South collaborations through the Ignacio Martín-Baró fund.

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Source(s): Peace & Conflict. Aug2014, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p209-226. 18p.

Abstract: [Correction Notice: An Erratum for this article was reported in Vol 21(2) of Peace and Conflict: Journal of Peace Psychology (see record 2015-19945-007). The author note should have included a statement that Susan Opotow served as action editor for thi...

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Cross-Cultural and Transnational Responses to Human Rights and Mental Health.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Peace & Conflict. 1997, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p105. 3p.

Abstract: The article focuses on the book "Pain and Survival: Human Rights Violations and Mental Health." It discusses transcultural psychiatry and other sub-disciplinary strategies for sustaining sensitivity to the culturally conceptualized nature of their work...

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Guardianship law versus supported decision-making policies: Perceptions of persons with intellectual or psychiatric disabilities and parents.

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Source(s): The American journal of orthopsychiatry [Am J Orthopsychiatry] 2016; Vol. 86 (5), pp. 486-99. Date of Electronic Publication: 2015 Dec 14.

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Abstract: Article 12 of the Convention for the Rights of Persons with Disabilities recognizes all persons with disabilities as having legal capacity in all areas of life. However, in adherence to the Israeli Legal Capacity and Guardianship Law (1962), many perso...

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From property to person status.

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Source(s): American Psychologist. Jan1991, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p53. 7p.

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Abstract: The rights of children that are assured by a society indicate the progress that society has made toward becoming civilized. For hundreds of years children have been treated primarily as property. Recently, they have begun to be considered to be persons...

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Robert Dziekanski: Exploring injustice through narratives of activism.

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Source(s): Peace & Conflict. Nov2013, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p367-372. 6p.

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Abstract: This article proposes a narrative framework through which to represent the story of Robert Dziekanski in the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR). Robert Dziekanski was a Polish immigrant to Canada who, in 2007, suffered a tasering death at the hand...

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M. Brinton Lykes: International Humanitarian Award.

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Source(s): American Psychologist. Nov2013, Vol. 68 Issue 8, p772-774. 3p. 1 Black and White Photograph.

Abstract: The article presents a biography of human rights activist and psychologist M. Brinton Lykes on the occasion of her receiving the 2013 International Humanitarian Award from the American Psychological Association. She was born on March 3, 1949 in New Orl...

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Leilani Muir: Eugenics on trial in Canada.

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Source(s): Peace & Conflict. Nov2013, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p358-361. 4p.

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Abstract: This article discusses a proposed module on Leilani Muir at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) in Winnipeg, Canada. The article explores the story of Leilani Muir, a woman from Alberta who was forcibly sterilized against her will under the Sex...

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Citizenship rights and psychiatric disability.

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Source(s): Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal. Spring98, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p405. 4p.

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Abstract: Opinion. Discusses the association between citizenship rights and psychiatric disability, while offering a conceptualization of the rights of individuals. Basis of a medical diagnosis of mental illness; Why persons labelled as mentally ill are denied...

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