Irrepressible Spirit: Conversations with Human Rights Activists

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G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1996 - Juvenile Fiction - 230 pages
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Kuklin speaks with activists and human rights monitors in China, Cuba, Bosnia, India, Jamaica, South Africa, Tajikstan and the U.S. about the challenges they face in their struggle against human rights abuse. Honest and outspoken, this ultimately uplifting book celebrates the strength and courage of its subject. Photos.

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This book was very dense and more difficult to dive into as YA nonfiction due in part to a lack of graphics or illustrations to accompany the text. The book was well organized into chapters that ... Read full review

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Contents

A Message from Robert L Bernstein
1
The Right to Freedom of Expression
15
Freedom from Communal Violence
59
Copyright

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Amnesty International
Deena Banks
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About the author (1996)

Susan Kuklin is a noted author and photographer of books forSusan Kuklin is a noted author and photographer of books for young children as well as for older readers. Her seven prev young children as well as for older readers. Her seven previous photo essays for Bradbury Press have been hailed as "moious photo essays for Bradbury Press have been hailed as "models of photojournalism for young readers" "(The New York Tidels of photojournalism for young readers" "(The New York Times Book Review), " as "notable for their realistic approachmes Book Review), " as "notable for their realistic approaches, relatively detailed text, and attractive format" "(ALA Bes, relatively detailed text, and attractive format" "(ALA Booklist), " and as "excellent additions to any library" "(Scooklist), " and as "excellent additions to any library" "(School Library Journal)." Her highly praised books for older rhool Library Journal)." Her highly praised books for older readers include "Fighting Back" and "What Do I Do Now?" (botheaders include "Fighting Back" and "What Do I Do Now?" (both Putnam). Ms. Kuklin lives in New York City with her husband Putnam). Ms. Kuklin lives in New York City with her husband, Bailey. , Bailey.

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