H-Human-Rights is a discussion network for scholars, policymakers, authors, historians, and other interested people devoted to the history, analysis, theory, and practice of human rights.

Recent Content

Author: 
Mahmood Monshipouri
Reviewer: 
Guliz Dinc Belcher

Dinc Belcher on Monshipouri, 'Muslims in Global Politics: Identities, Interests, and Human Rights'

Mahmood Monshipouri. Muslims in Global Politics: Identities, Interests, and Human Rights. Pennsylvania Studies in Human Rights Series. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2009. xiv + 328 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-4181-5.

Reviewed by Guliz Dinc Belcher (Department of Political Science, University of Massachusetts, Amherst) Published on H-Human-Rights (March, 2010) Commissioned by Rebecca K. Root

Author: 
Meredith Ralston, Edna Keeble
Reviewer: 
Helen Delfeld

Delfeld on Ralston and Keeble, 'Reluctant Bedfellows: Feminism, Activism and Prostitution in the Philippines'

Meredith Ralston, Edna Keeble. Reluctant Bedfellows: Feminism, Activism and Prostitution in the Philippines. Sterling: Kumarian Press, 2009. xii + 229 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-56549-269-1.

Reviewed by Helen Delfeld (College of Charleston) Published on H-Human-Rights (February, 2010) Commissioned by Rebecca K. Root

Author: 
Eileen F. Babbitt, Ellen L. Lutz, eds.
Reviewer: 
Nukhet Sandal

Sandal on Babbitt and Lutz, 'Human Rights and Conflict Resolution in Context: Colombia, Sierra Leone, and Northern Ireland'

Eileen F. Babbitt, Ellen L. Lutz, eds. Human Rights and Conflict Resolution in Context: Colombia, Sierra Leone, and Northern Ireland. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 2009. x + 397 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8156-3205-4.

Reviewed by Nukhet Sandal (University of Southern California) Published on H-Human-Rights (February, 2010) Commissioned by Rebecca K. Root

Walking a Tight Rope: Conflict Resolution and Human Rights in Divided Societies

Author: 
Itai Nartzizenfield Sneh
Reviewer: 
Rowland M. Brucken

Brucken on Sneh, 'The Future Almost Arrived: How Jimmy Carter Failed To Change U.S. Foreign Policy'

Itai Nartzizenfield Sneh. The Future Almost Arrived: How Jimmy Carter Failed To Change U.S. Foreign Policy. New York: Peter Lang, 2008. 373 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8204-8185-2.

Reviewed by Rowland M. Brucken (Department of History, Norwich University) Published on H-Human-Rights (January, 2010) Commissioned by Rebecca K. Root

Carter's Muted Human Rights Diplomacy

Author: 
Jean H. Quataert
Reviewer: 
Robert M. Press

Press on Quataert, 'Advocating Dignity: Human Rights Mobilizations in Global Politics'

Jean H. Quataert. Advocating Dignity: Human Rights Mobilizations in Global Politics. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2009. XIII, 355 S. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-4163-1.

Reviewed by Robert M. Press (Department of Political Science, International Development, and International Affairs, University of Southern Mississippi) Published on H-Human-Rights (January, 2010) Commissioned by Rebecca K. Root

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