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Broadening the British idealist approach to human rights: J. S. Mackenzie's list of political, economic, and social rights.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Human Rights. Nov/Dec 2021, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p564-579. 16p.

Abstract:Although an extensive literature on the British idealist theory of human rights exists, it is limited by its focus on prominent British idealist philosophers and its predominant interest in civic and political rights. This article broadens our understa...

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Overcoming corporate-related human rights abuses in transitional justice: Lights and shadows from the case of Argentina.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Human Rights. Nov/Dec 2021, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p547-563. 17p.

Abstract:This article explores how justice mechanisms could serve to advance corporate accountability in transitional justice. In doing so, Argentina will act as a case study. Therefore, it first explores how corporate accountability for human rights abuses can...

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Socioeconomic rights in the age of pandemics: Covid-19 large-scale lockdowns have exposed the weakness of the right to work.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Human Rights. Jan-Mar2022, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p73-90. 18p. 1 Map.

Abstract:Large-scale lockdowns imposed in response to the Covid-19 pandemic may amount to a breach of the right to work in its quantitative component: the right of everyone to have at least the opportunity to find a job. Given the current diminution of the job ...

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The effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on human rights practices: Findings from the Human Rights Measurement Initiative's 2021 Practitioner Survey.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Human Rights; Jul/Aug2022, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p317-333, 17p, 4 Charts, 2 Graphs

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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Disarmament, demobilization, and reintegration in Colombia: Lost human rights opportunities for ex-combatants with disabilities.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Human Rights. Jan-Mar2022, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p18-35. 18p. 1 Chart.

Abstract:This article examines whether and how the circumstances of Colombian ex-combatants with disabilities were recognized in the disarmament, demobilization, and reintegration (DDR) processes in the period following the adoption of the 2016 peace agreement....

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Hindsight is 2020: Lessons from the COVID-19 pandemic for future human rights research.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Human Rights; Jul/Aug2022, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p354-364, 11p

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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"When the ground opened": Responsibility for harms and rights violations in disasters – Insights from Sierra Leone.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Human Rights. Jan-Mar2022, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p1-17. 17p.

Abstract:So-called "natural" disasters are often characterized by major human rights abuses, yet responsibility and accountability for such violations have attracted relatively limited attention in research and practice. Instead, these events and survivors' suf...

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A line under the past: Performative temporal segregation in transitional justice.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Human Rights. Nov/Dec 2021, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p598-613. 16p.

Abstract:After human rights violations, states frequently employ the discourse of "closure" or "drawing a line under the past" as an exculpatory device that situates the wrongdoing in an ontologically discreet and normatively inferior past, a maneuver I term "p...

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From a 'cultural logic' to an 'institutional logic': The politics of human rights in Pacific Island Countries.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Human Rights. Nov/Dec 2021, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p528-546. 19p. 1 Chart, 1 Graph.

Abstract:This article examines the politics of human rights in Pacific Island Countries (PICs). It expands the focus from "culture" to "institutions" to analyze how PICs have engaged with the international human rights regime. We reveal that although the Pacifi...

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Closing chapters of the past? Rhetorical strategies in political apologies for human rights violations across the world.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Human Rights. Nov/Dec 2021, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p582-597. 16p. 1 Chart.

Abstract:Over the past decades, an increasing number of countries have apologized for human rights violations in the recent or distant past. Although this has led to considerable debate about the value and meaning of apologies and their potential as a transform...

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