Sangmin Bae. When the State No Longer Kills: International Human Rights Norms and Abolition of Capital Punishment. SUNY Series in Human Rights. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2007. xv + 178 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7914-7207-1; $21.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7914-7208-8.
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.
Anatoly L. Adamishin, Richard Schifter. Human Rights, Perestroika, and the End of the Cold War. Washington DC: United States Institute of Peace, 2009. 356 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-60127-040-5.
Reviewed by Sarah Snyder (Department of History, Yale University) Published on H-Human-Rights (March, 2010) Commissioned by Rebecca K. Root
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
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
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