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Human Rights from Below
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Jim Ife
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-11-12 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

In Human Rights from Below, Jim Ife shows how human rights and community development are problematic terms but powerful ideals, and that each is essential for understanding and practising the other. Ife contests that practitioners - advocates, activists, workers and volunteers - can better empower and protect communities when human
Human Rights from Below
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Jim Ife
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-10-20 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

In Human Rights from Below, Jim Ife shows how human rights and community development are problematic terms but powerful ideals, and that each is essential for understanding and practising the other. Ife contests that practitioners - advocates, activists, workers and volunteers - can better empower and protect communities when human
Human Rights From Below
Language: en
Pages: 265
Authors: Jim Ife
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher:

In Human Rights from Below, Jim Ife shows how human rights and community development are problematic terms but powerful ideals, and that each is essential for understanding and practising the other. Ife contests that practitioners - advocates, activists, workers and volunteers - can better empower and protect communities when human
Property Rights from Below
Language: en
Pages: 242
Authors: Olivier De Schutter, Balakrishnan Rajagopal
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-12-06 - Publisher: Routledge

Recent years have seen a globalization of property rights as the Western conception of property over land has extended across the world. As formerly community-owned land and natural resources are privatized and titling schemes proliferate, Property Rights from Below questions the trend toward treating land as a commodity and explores
Children's Rights from Below
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: M. Liebel
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-25 - Publisher: Springer

This book presents an integral, cross-cultural reflection on the social reality of children's rights and citizenship, giving an insight into new perspectives on the history and different concepts of children's rights in a contextualized and localized manner.