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New analytical tools and frameworks to understand dementia: what can a human rights lens offer?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Ageing & Society. Jul2022, Vol. 42 Issue 7, p1489-1498. 10p.

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Abstract: The biomedical model has traditionally informed the dominant discourse on dementia and has significantly shaped practitioners', policy makers' and researchers' responses. This model contextualises dementia as a progressive neuro-degenerative cognitive ...

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Claiming rights. The mobilization of youth of migrant descent for access to citizenship rights in Italy.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Citizenship Studies. May2022, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p322-339. 18p.

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Abstract: This article investigates the political activism of youth of migrant descent mobilizing to achieve access to citizenship rights in Italy. Specifically, it focuses on the mobilizing practices and discursive strategies they employed throughout the 2017 c...

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Impunity entrenched: the erosion of human rights in the UK.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Race & Class. Apr2022, Vol. 63 Issue 4, p56-80. 25p.

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Abstract: In this article, the author provides a roundup of the UK Conservative government's legislative programme in 2021, arguing that, in the service of an authoritarian agenda, it uses law to undermine the rule of law and executive accountability, and to cri...

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Negotiating embodied knowledge in the transition to adulthood: a social model of human rights.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Disability & Society. Feb2022, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p163-182. 20p.

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Abstract: This article discusses conditions of how the rights to participation of three young adults with disabilities are not fully used early in the transition to adulthood. Their stories, collected through life mode interviews, serve as examples of 'underused...

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The child's best interest in gamete donation.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Bioethics. Jan2022, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p10-17. 8p.

Abstract: Procreation with donor gametes is widespread and commonly accepted, but it involves ethical questions about the child's best interest. Understanding the historical structures of the moral discussion of gamete donation may contribute to reflecting on th...

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News from our societies – ICSW: No one left behind: social welfare for everyone everywhere on the planet.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Social Work. Nov2022, Vol. 65 Issue 6, p1314-1315. 2p.

Abstract: The article presents the discussion on contemporary societies being built on two basic principles such as welfare and citizenship. Topics include collective response based on science and technology, and the incorporation of behavioral habits minimizing...

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'Is This Really Europe?' Migration, Social Practice and the Performance of Global Citizenship.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Journal of Art & Design Education. Nov2022, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p547-561. 15p. 2 Color Photographs, 1 Black and White Photograph.

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Abstract: A socially engaged art project conducted in Malta in 2021 brought together a group of participants from different sub‐Saharan African countries with artists and researchers to promote civic engagement and cultural inclusion and understand how participa...

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Negotiating human rights narratives in Global Mental Health: Autism and ADHD controversies in Brazil.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Global Public Health. Nov2022, Vol. 17 Issue 11, p3189-3203. 15p.

Abstract: Promoting evidence-based treatments and the human rights of people living with mental illness are the two pillars of Global Mental Health (GMH). Critics counter that human rights narratives must also include social justice frameworks. We draw on the ca...

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Consequences of changes in the educational field at the end of the 21st century. Customizations for history teaching.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Technium Social Sciences Journal. 2022, Vol. 36, p119-129. 11p.

Abstract: There are permanent approaches regarding the role and purpose of history in the context of the 3rd millennium. The idea that history should and can be studied was strongly emphasized because people need to know themselves. Three sources of fundamental ...

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Banning the Full-Face Veil: Freedom of Religion and Non-Discrimination in the Human Rights Committee and the European Court of Human Rights.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Harvard Human Rights Journal. Summer2021, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p217-229. 13p.

Abstract: The article talks about the freedom of religion and non-discrimination in the Human Rights Committee and the European Court of Human Rights. Topics discussed include not violating the fundamental rights and freedoms of others; promoting citizenship, an...

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