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: 
Filip Spagnoli
Reviewer: 
Itai Sneh

Sneh on Spagnoli, 'Making Human Rights Real'

Filip Spagnoli. Making Human Rights Real. New York: Algora, 2007. 191 pp. ISBN 978-0-87586-569-0; ISBN 978-0-87586-570-6.

Reviewed by Itai Sneh (Department of History, CUNY-John Jay College of Criminal Justice) Published on H-Human-Rights (April, 2008)

An Attempt toward a Meta Theory of Human Rights

Author: 
Susan Ariel Aaronson, Jamie M. Zimmerman
Reviewer: 
Robert Blanton

Blanton on Aaronson and Zimmerman, 'Trade Imbalance: The Struggle to Weigh Human Rights Concerns in Trade Policymaking'

Susan Ariel Aaronson, Jamie M. Zimmerman. Trade Imbalance: The Struggle to Weigh Human Rights Concerns in Trade Policymaking. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2007. x + 337 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-87256-0; $34.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-69420-9.

Reviewed by Robert Blanton (Department of Political Science, University of Memphis) Published on H-Human-Rights (March, 2008)

Author: 
Jeffrey N. Wassertrom, Greg Grandin, Lynn Hunt, Marilyn B. Young, eds.
Reviewer: 
Christian W. Erickson

Erickson on Wassertrom and Grandin and Hunt and Young, 'Human Rights and Revolutions'

Jeffrey N. Wassertrom, Greg Grandin, Lynn Hunt, Marilyn B. Young, eds. Human Rights and Revolutions. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2007. 225 pp. $79.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7425-5513-6; $28.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7425-5514-3.

Reviewed by Christian W. Erickson (Department of Political Science, Roosevelt University) Published on H-Human-Rights (February, 2008)

Author: 
Michelle D. Bonner
Reviewer: 
Karen Faulk

Faulk on Bonner, 'Sustaining Human Rights: Women and Argentine Human Rights Organizations'

Michelle D. Bonner. Sustaining Human Rights: Women and Argentine Human Rights Organizations. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2007. xii + 173 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-271-03264-1.

Reviewed by Karen Faulk (Department of Anthropology, University of Michigan) Published on H-Human-Rights (January, 2008)

Author: 
Martha C. Nussbaum
Reviewer: 
Tove H. Malloy

Malloy on Nussbaum, 'Frontiers of Justice: Disability, Nationality, Species Membership'

Martha C. Nussbaum. Frontiers of Justice: Disability, Nationality, Species Membership. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2006. xiii + 415 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-01917-1.

Reviewed by Tove H. Malloy (Institute for Minority Rights, European Academy, Bozen/Bolzano, Italy) Published on H-Human-Rights (January, 2008)

Ensuring Justice Through Imagination

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