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Gendered framing in human rights campaigns.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Human Rights. Jul-Aug2021, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p263-281. 19p. 2 Black and White Photographs, 4 Charts, 3 Graphs.

Abstract: Human Rights Organizations (HROs) often rely on gender stereotypes in their advocacy campaigns. Yet, we know little about the effects of such essentializing stereotypes on the success of HRO campaigns. Using a survey experiment, we examine how human ri...

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How regional organizations respond to human rights: ASEAN's ritualism in comparative perspective.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Human Rights. Apr-Jun2021, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p245-262. 18p. 2 Charts.

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Abstract: This article builds a framework comparing how different regional organizations respond to human rights. Moving beyond Eurocentric beliefs that organizations either reject or unambiguously adopt rights, I present four categories of response: antagonism,...

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Introduction to human rights on the edge: The future of international human rights law and practice.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Human Rights; Apr-Jun2022, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p118-122, 5p

Abstract: Copyright of Journal of Human Rights is the property of Routledge and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, download, or e...

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SDG 16 and the human rights architecture in Southeast Asia: A complementary protection process.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Human Rights. Apr-Jun2021, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p228-244. 17p. 3 Charts.

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Abstract: This article submits that the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) will serve as a complementary protection process to the ASEAN architecture on human rights. SDG 16—peace, justice and inclusive institutions—is especially pertinent to the advancement o...

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External threat and human rights: How international conflict leads to domestic repression.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Human Rights. Jan-Mar2021, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p2-19. 18p. 2 Charts, 3 Graphs.

Abstract: When does interstate conflict lead to repression in warring countries? A long-held maxim in human rights literature is that governments repress when they feel threatened. International conflict would seem to threaten governments, yet recent literature ...

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A decade of institutionalizing human rights in ASEAN: Progress and challenges.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Human Rights. Apr-Jun2021, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p158-175. 18p.

Abstract: The Terms of Reference (TOR) of the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) include a provision to allow the body to evolve by review every five years. There were huge expectations from civil society that this process would rectify t...

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Southeast Asia's human rights institutions and the inconsistent power of human rights.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Human Rights. Apr-Jun2021, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p176-193. 18p.

Abstract: This article argues that continuing ambivalence about the importance of rights in Southeast Asia is not based on a perception that rights are a hegemonic ideological imposition of the West, or on a desire on the part of some states to preserve the abil...

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Human rights in Southeast Asia: ASEAN's rights regime after its first decade.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Human Rights. Apr-Jun2021, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p151-157. 7p.

Abstract: This piece introduces a collection of essays that examine various aspects of the ASEAN human rights regime, as we recognize decadal anniversaries for its two key foundational institutions: the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (ACIHR),...

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Social movements and human rights language in abortion debates.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Human Rights. Jan-Mar2021, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p72-90. 19p. 6 Charts, 4 Graphs.

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Abstract: This study empirically examines the ways in which anti- and pro-abortion rights actors utilize human rights frames with varying success in getting them repeated by the news media in the different legal terrains of the Republic of Ireland and Canada. Gi...

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Law, gender identity, and the uses of human rights: The paradox of recognition in South Asia.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Human Rights. Jan-Mar2021, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p110-126. 17p.

Abstract: South Asia abounds with diverse gender identities that vary regionally based on religion, language, and cultural practices. Transgender rights activists have successfully deployed human rights rhetoric in order to obtain legal recognition of diverse ge...

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