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Achieving human rights

by Falk, Richard A.

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Published by Routledge in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human rights

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementRichard A. Falk.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC585 .F34 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19968635M
    ISBN 109780415990158, 9780415990165, 9780203889107
    LC Control Number2008018558

      Amnesty International is the world's largest human rights organization, and our model of grassroots campaigning achieves remarkable results on issues from women's human rights to the death penalty. Amnesty International USA's official human rights blog offers its Top 10 Summer Book List for Human Rights Advocates. Rights are Human Rights Women s Rights are Human Rights Designed and Printed at United Nations, Geneva (E) – November – 3, – HR/PUB/14/2 United Nations publication Sales No. EXIV.5 ISBN File Size: KB.

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    Achieving sustainable progress and results with regard to equity demands a human rights-based approach. The situation of deprived children, and the structural causes of exclusion and poverty, cannot be addressed without providing those children with a voice and space to participate in decisions affecting them. Designed by architect Antoine Predock, the Museum building integrates form with purpose. The striking landmark stands as a symbol of the ongoing struggle to achieving human rights for all.


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Achieving Human Rights is opinionated but fair, insightful but readable. His vision of "necessary utopianism" provides a primer for a new generation and an unsettling memory-refresher for those of us who thought we had the answers." ― Thomas G.

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Achieving Human Rights is opinionated but fair, insightful but readable. His vision of "necessary utopianism" provides a primer for a new generation and an unsettling memory-refresher for those of us who thought we had the answers." — Thomas G.

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