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The Resource Victims' stories and the advancement of human rights, Diana Tietjens Meyers, (electronic resource)

Victims' stories and the advancement of human rights, Diana Tietjens Meyers, (electronic resource)

Label
Victims' stories and the advancement of human rights
Title
Victims' stories and the advancement of human rights
Statement of responsibility
Diana Tietjens Meyers
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
'Victims' Stories and the Advancement of Human Rights' addresses a set of critical topics that victims' stories of human rights abuse raise but that philosophers have thus far neglected: paradigms of victimhood and unjustifiable exclusions from the category of victim; narrative structures as constraints on victims' stories and as vehicles for articulating human rights norms; the role of emotional responses to victims' stories in discerning their normative significance; empathy with victims' stories as a pathway to moral understanding and human rights commitment; and the need for an ethical framework for obtaining victims' stories and for civil society institutions that can disseminate these stories for purposes of advancing human rights--
Assigning source
Provided by Publisher
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meyers, Diana T
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Oxford scholarship online.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human rights advocacy
  • Victims of crimes
Target audience
specialized
Label
Victims' stories and the advancement of human rights, Diana Tietjens Meyers, (electronic resource)
Link
https://eui.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199930388.001.0001
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Introduction Chapter 1 Two Victim Paradigms and the Problem of "Impure" Victims Chapter 2 Narrative Structures, Narratives of Abuse, and Human Rights Chapter 3 Emotional Understanding and Victims' Stories Chapter 4 Empathy and the Meanings of Human Rights in Human Lives Chapter 5 The Ethics and Politics of Putting Victims' Stories to Work
Control code
EDZ0001358334
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
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
9780190490102
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)938556856
Label
Victims' stories and the advancement of human rights, Diana Tietjens Meyers, (electronic resource)
Link
https://eui.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199930388.001.0001
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Introduction Chapter 1 Two Victim Paradigms and the Problem of "Impure" Victims Chapter 2 Narrative Structures, Narratives of Abuse, and Human Rights Chapter 3 Emotional Understanding and Victims' Stories Chapter 4 Empathy and the Meanings of Human Rights in Human Lives Chapter 5 The Ethics and Politics of Putting Victims' Stories to Work
Control code
EDZ0001358334
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
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
9780190490102
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)938556856

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