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Bahrain's transnational Arab Spring: repression, oil and human rights activism.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):International Affairs. Jul2021, Vol. 97 Issue 4, p965-983. 19p. 1 Diagram.

Abstract:Studies of the Middle East following the Arab Spring have concluded that 'repression works', especially in the oil- and gas-rich countries of the Gulf. Drawing on primary materials collected during fieldwork trips to Bahrain, the United States and Brit...

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Not enough: human rights in an unequal world.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):International Affairs. Mar2021, Vol. 97 Issue 2, p568-570. 3p.

Abstract:The relative impotence of human rights in the face of global poverty and inequality merits far greater attention than it has received in human rights practice, policy and scholarship. In particular, Moyn criticizes the willingness of the human rights m...

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Making Hong Kong China: the rollback of human rights and the rule of law.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):International Affairs. Mar2021, Vol. 97 Issue 2, p591-592. 2p.

Abstract:Beijing is afraid that mainland China might become like Hong Kong. As China tramples over the autonomy of what used to be one of the great freewheeling cities of the world, Beijing's actions have ramifications transcending the immediate fate of Hong Ko...

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Nepal's comprehensive peace agreement: human rights, compliance and impunity a decade on.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):International Affairs. Mar2017, Vol. 93 Issue 2, p343-364. 22p.

Abstract:In November 2006, the Government of Nepal and the Communist Party of Nepal-Maoist signed a Comprehensive Peace Agreement (CPA) designed to bring more than a decade of violent conflict to an end. At its heart stood a commitment to ending impunity for th...

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A gendered human rights analysis of Ebola and Zika: locating gender in global health emergencies.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):International Affairs. Sep2016, Vol. 92 Issue 5, p1041-1060. 20p.

Abstract:Globally gender remains a key factor in differing health outcomes for men and women. This article analyses the particular relevance of gender for debates about global health and the role for international human rights law in supporting improved health ...

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The world turned upside down? Human rights and International Relations after 25 years.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):International Affairs. Sep2011, Vol. 87 Issue 5, p1159-1178. 20p.

Abstract:This article revisits the arguments of John Vincent's influential 1986 book, Human rights and International Relations and situates them against the context both of the debates of his own time and the debates of the early twenty-first century. Vincent's...

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Human rights in a global ecumene.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):International Affairs. Sep2011, Vol. 87 Issue 5, p1205-1218. 14p.

Abstract:How should we understand the cultural politics that has surrounded the development of international human rights? Two perspectives frame contemporary debate. For 'cultural particularists', human rights are western artefacts; alien to other societies, a...

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