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The Resource Religion and the global politics of human rights, edited by Thomas Banchoff and Robert Wuthnow

Religion and the global politics of human rights, edited by Thomas Banchoff and Robert Wuthnow

Label
Religion and the global politics of human rights
Title
Religion and the global politics of human rights
Statement of responsibility
edited by Thomas Banchoff and Robert Wuthnow
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Are human rights universal or the product of specific cultures? Is democracy a necessary condition for the achievement of human rights in practice? This book surveys the religious politics of human rights across the world's major regions, political systems, and faith traditions
Dewey number
201/.723
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Banchoff, Thomas F.
  • Wuthnow, Robert
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Human rights
Label
Religion and the global politics of human rights, edited by Thomas Banchoff and Robert Wuthnow
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Religious pluralism, democracy, and human rights in Latin America
  • Paul Freston
  • Gender justice and religion in sub-Saharan Africa
  • Rogaia Mustafa Abusharaf
  • Buddhism, human rights, and non-Buddhist minorities
  • Charles Keyes
  • HInduism and the politics of rights in India
  • Pratap Bhanu Mehta
  • Religion, state power, and human rights in China
  • David Ownby
  • Introduction
  • Religious communities and rights in the Russian Federation
  • Marjorie Mandelstam Balzer
  • Human rights, the Catholic Church, and the death penalty in the United States
  • Thomas Banchoff
  • Thomas Banchoff and Robert Wuthnow
  • International human rights regime
  • Thomas Banchoff
  • Human rights and democracy in Islam: the Indonesian case in global perspective
  • Robert W. Hefner
  • Muslims, human rights, and women's rights
  • Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad
Control code
ocn711684890
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 324 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199711079
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)711684890
Label
Religion and the global politics of human rights, edited by Thomas Banchoff and Robert Wuthnow
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Religious pluralism, democracy, and human rights in Latin America
  • Paul Freston
  • Gender justice and religion in sub-Saharan Africa
  • Rogaia Mustafa Abusharaf
  • Buddhism, human rights, and non-Buddhist minorities
  • Charles Keyes
  • HInduism and the politics of rights in India
  • Pratap Bhanu Mehta
  • Religion, state power, and human rights in China
  • David Ownby
  • Introduction
  • Religious communities and rights in the Russian Federation
  • Marjorie Mandelstam Balzer
  • Human rights, the Catholic Church, and the death penalty in the United States
  • Thomas Banchoff
  • Thomas Banchoff and Robert Wuthnow
  • International human rights regime
  • Thomas Banchoff
  • Human rights and democracy in Islam: the Indonesian case in global perspective
  • Robert W. Hefner
  • Muslims, human rights, and women's rights
  • Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad
Control code
ocn711684890
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 324 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199711079
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)711684890

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