L'infibulazione è la forma più grave di mutilazione dei genitali femminili (Mgf), un'usanza africana, diffusa in un'area vastissima popolata da un mosaico di etnie con lingue, culture e religioni diverse, che costituisce una acclarata …
With passion and rigor, he shows that the work of civil rights will not be complete until it attends to the harms of coerced conformity.
- The Oxford Handbook of Civil Society
Broadly speaking, The Oxford Handbook of Civil Society views the topic of civil society through three prisms: as a part of society (voluntary associations), as a kind of society (marked out by certain social norms), and as a space for …
- The Rights Revolution
The Rights Revolution is the first comprehensive and comparative analysis of the growth of civil rights, examining the high courts of the United States, Britain, Canada, and India within their specific constitutional and cultural contexts.
- Human Rights in the Twentieth Century
In doing so, this volume captures the state of the art in a field that historians have only recently begun to explore.
A central message of this book is that racism is deeply embedded in Canadian history despite Canada's reputation as a raceless society. Winner of the Joseph Brant Award, presented by the Ontario Historical Society
- Hatred at Home
The stories of these homegrown terrorists illustrate the paradox the government faced after September 11: how to fairly wage a war against alleged enemies living in our midst.
- The Challenge of Human Rights
'This volume represents a genuine attempt to think beyond the realms of what exists, to reflect on ideas postulated in the past that could be of great salience in the future.
- The Security of Freedom
Papers from a conference, The Security of Freedom, held at the Faculty of Law, University of Toronto on Nov. 9-10, 2001.
- The Papers of Clarence Mitchell, Jr: 1944-1946
The first two volumes of a projected five-volume documentary edition of the papers of Clarence Mitchell Jr. illuminate the FEPC's work as a federal affirmative-action agency and the government's struggle to enforce the nation's …