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Advocacy output: Automated coding documents from human rights organizations.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Human Rights. Jan-Mar2020, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p83-98. 16p. 1 Diagram, 5 Charts, 2 Graphs.

Abstract:Human Rights Organizations (HROs) are very important actors in the promotion and protection of human rights, despite being far less powerful than the actors primarily reponsible for human rights abuses--states. Naming and Shaming is one of the tools mo...

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The challenges and dilemmas of local translators of human rights: The case of disability rights among Jewish ultra-Orthodox communities.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Human Rights; Jul-Aug2021, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p339-355, 17p

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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'Who did what for whom?' Amnesty International's Urgent Actions as activist-generated data.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Human Rights. Jan-Mar2020, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p46-66. 21p. 4 Charts, 4 Graphs, 1 Map.

Abstract:The historically growing awareness of human rights violations is attributable in large part to advocacy by nongovernmental human rights organizations (NGOs). Human rights advocacy techniques and the availability of information have not been constant, h...

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Truth commissions and democratic transitions: Neither truth and reconciliation nor democratization in Nepal.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Human Rights; Jul-Aug2021, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p318-338, 21p

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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Human rights data for everyone: Introducing the Human Rights Measurement Initiative (HRMI).

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Human Rights. Jan-Mar2020, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p67-82. 16p. 3 Diagrams, 2 Charts.

Abstract:Cross-national quantitative data measuring human rights practices have existed for about four decades. However, those data have yet to gain much traction in the public sphere, leaving human rights advocacy a largely data-free enterprise. We argue that ...

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Building solidarity on the margins: Seeking SOGIE rights in ASEAN.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Human Rights; Apr-Jun2021, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p194-210, 17p

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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Path dependence and human rights improvement.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Human Rights. Jan-Mar2020, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p19-32. 14p. 6 Charts, 4 Graphs.

Abstract:Though nearly all countries of the world have promised to respect human rights, there are two groups of countries in the world: one where human rights are improving and another where they are not. Countries in the improving human rights group also are ...

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Regulatory arbitrage in relation to international human rights.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Human Rights. Nov/Dec2019, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p579-596. 18p.

Abstract:The adoption of the United Nations (UN) Charter in 1945 marked the legalization of international human rights. Despite the legalized status of human rights, their violation by states is not uncommon. This article questions why a state might violate int...

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What bias? Changing standards, information effects, and human rights measurement.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Human Rights. Jan-Mar2020, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p33-45. 13p. 2 Charts, 3 Graphs.

Abstract:Human rights measurement efforts have been confronted with concerns of bias practically since quantitative measurement efforts began in the late 1970s and early 1980s. By and large, attacks have focused on biases to the source materials on which these ...

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Prevention of pesticide suicides and the right to life: The intersection of human rights and public health priorities.

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Source(s):Journal of Human Rights; Jan-Mar2021, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p52-71, 20p, 1 Color Photograph, 1 Graph

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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