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Making the Transition Work for Women in Europe and Central Asia, Parts 63-411

Marnia Lazreg - Social Science - 2000 - 113 pages
Women in the Europe and Central Asia region complain about loss of employment, sexual harassment, violence, poor enforcement of the law, poor political representation, and poor ...
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The Eloquence of Silence: Algerian Women in Question

Marnia Lazreg - History - 1994 - 270 pages
The Eloquence of Silence makes a critical departure from more traditional studies of Algerian women--which usually examine female roles in relation to Islam--and instead takes ...
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Questioning the Veil: Open Letters to Muslim Women

Marnia Lazreg - Social Science - 2009 - 168 pages
Across much of the world today, Muslim women of all ages are increasingly choosing to wear the veil. Is this trend a sign of rising piety or a way of asserting Muslim pride ...
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Genocide and Gross Human Rights Violations: In Comparative Perspective

Kurt Jonassohn, Karin Solveig Björnson - Political Science - 338 pages
Genocide and Gross Human Rights Violations offers actual studies of genocide in India, China, Colonial Africa, the Soviet Union, Burma, and the former Yugoslavia. Beyond ...
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Statistical Methods for Human Rights

Jana Asher, David Banks, Fritz J. Scheuren - Social Science - 2007 - 339 pages
Human rights issues are shaping the modern world. They define the expectations by which nations are judged and affect the policy of governments, corporations, and foundations ...
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Белая кніга па міжкультурнаму дыялогу: "Жыць разам у роўнай годнасці."

Conseil de l'Europe - Social Science - 2010 - 100 pages
Managing Europe's increasing cultural diversity - rooted in the history of our continent and enhanced by globalisation - in a democratic manner has become a priority in recent ...
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Missing: Persons and Politics

Jenny Edkins - Political Science - 2011 - 296 pages
Stories of the missing offer profound insights into the tension between how political systems see us and how we see each other. The search for people who go missing as a result ...
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Genocide: A Comprehensive Introduction

Adam Jones - Political Science - 2006 - 456 pages
An invaluable introduction to the subject of genocide, explaining its history from pre-modern times to the present day, with a wide variety of case studies. Recent events in ...
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