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The Resource Human Rights and Gender Violence : Translating International Law into Local Justice, (electronic resource)

Human Rights and Gender Violence : Translating International Law into Local Justice, (electronic resource)

Label
Human Rights and Gender Violence : Translating International Law into Local Justice
Title
Human Rights and Gender Violence
Title remainder
Translating International Law into Local Justice
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Human rights law and the legal protection of women from violence are still fairly new concepts. As a result, substantial discrepancies exist between what is decided in the halls of the United Nations and what women experience on a daily basis in their communities. Human Rights and Gender Violence is an ambitious study that investigates the tensions between global law and local justice. As an observer of UN diplomatic negotiations as well as the workings of grassroots feminist organizations in several countries, Sally Engle Merry offers an insider's perspective on how human rights law holds aut
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Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
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1944-
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Merry, Sally Engle
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
  • ProQuest Ebook Central
  • Chicago series in law and society
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Social sciences
Label
Human Rights and Gender Violence : Translating International Law into Local Justice, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Contents; Acknowledgments; CHAPTER ONE Introduction: Culture and Transnationalism; CHAPTER TWO Creating Human Rights; CHAPTER THREE Gender Violence and the CEDAW Process; CHAPTER FOUR Disjunctures between Global Law and Local Justice; CHAPTER FIVE Legal Transplants and Cultural Translation: Making Human Rights in the Vernacular; CHAPTER SIX Localizing Human Rights and Rights Consciousness; CHAPTER SEVEN Conclusions; Notes; References; Index;
Control code
u364498
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (281 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780226520759
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBL485976
  • (OCoLC)593274189
Label
Human Rights and Gender Violence : Translating International Law into Local Justice, (electronic resource)
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Contents; Acknowledgments; CHAPTER ONE Introduction: Culture and Transnationalism; CHAPTER TWO Creating Human Rights; CHAPTER THREE Gender Violence and the CEDAW Process; CHAPTER FOUR Disjunctures between Global Law and Local Justice; CHAPTER FIVE Legal Transplants and Cultural Translation: Making Human Rights in the Vernacular; CHAPTER SIX Localizing Human Rights and Rights Consciousness; CHAPTER SEVEN Conclusions; Notes; References; Index;
Control code
u364498
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (281 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780226520759
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBL485976
  • (OCoLC)593274189

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