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Equality hypocrisy, inconsistency, and prejudice: The unequal application of the universal human right to equality.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Peace & Conflict. Feb2015, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p28-46. 19p.

Abstract: [Correction Notice: An Erratum for this article was reported in Vol 21(3) of Peace and Conflict: Journal of Peace Psychology (see record 2015-17043-001). In the article, the copyright should have been "© 2015 The Author(s)". In addition, the author not...

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Defining liberty for handicapped Americans.

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Source(s): The American psychologist [Am Psychol] 1984 May; Vol. 39 (5), pp. 518-23.

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Searching for puzzle pieces: How (social) psychology can help inform human rights policy.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Peace & Conflict. Feb2015, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p142-149. 8p.

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Abstract: The present commentary explores areas within human rights policy, which could benefit from psychological knowledge and inquiry. In what follows, Migacheva briefly discusses the different ways in which U.S. public policy encompasses human rights; the au...

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Socialization in the global community.

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Source(s): American Psychologist. Jan1991, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p66. 6p.

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Abstract: The overriding concern in the 1989 United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child is dignity. Such a value is consistent with both evolving international law on human rights and the developing psychological perspective on jurisprudence. Respect f...

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A social psychology of human rights rooted in asymmetric intergroup relations.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Peace & Conflict. Feb2015, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p133-141. 9p.

Abstract: Reflecting the increasing importance of human rights (HR) in legal theory and social-scientific research, psychologists and social scientists have developed an increased interest in the topic. Although the first systematic social psychological research...

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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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Psychology and human rights: Introduction to the special issue.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Peace & Conflict. Feb2015, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p3-9. 7p.

Abstract: This introduction serves to orient the reader to this special issue of Peace and Conflict: Journal of Peace Psychology on the topic of psychology and human rights (HR). We provide a brief overview of the history of the concept of HR, the primary theore...

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The Duplessis Orphans at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights: Healing through representation.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Peace & Conflict. Nov2013, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p373-377. 5p.

Abstract: As a graduate student at Carleton University, I had the opportunity to develop a module proposal on the Duplessis Orphans for inclusion in the Canada Zone at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR). The decisions for my proposal were informed by th...

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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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Collective memory and human rights violations in the Western Sahara: Impact, coping, and demands for reparation.

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Source(s): Peace & Conflict. Nov2014, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p552-573. 22p.

Abstract: Despite the 1991 Ceasefire Agreement, the Kingdom of Morocco has been hampering compliance with United Nations resolutions relating to the fulfillment of the right of self-determination of the Sahrawi people. The whole process has become an endless ser...

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