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Decolonization and the evolution of international human rights / Roland Burke.

Author/Creator:
Burke, Roland.
Publication:
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2010.
Format/Description:
Book
234 p. ; 24 cm.
Series:
Pennsylvania studies in human rights
Pennsylvania studies in human rights
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Subjects:
Human rights.
Decolonization.
Contents:
Human rights and the birth of the third world : the Bandung Conference
"Transforming the end into the means" : the third world and the right to self-determination
Putting the stamps back on : apartheid, anticolonialism, and the accidental birth of a universal right to petition
"It is very fitting" : celebrating freedom in the Shah's Iran, the first world conference on human rights, Tehran 1968
"According to their own norms of civilization" : the rise of cultural relativism and the decline of human rights.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780812242195 (alk. paper)
081224219X (alk. paper)
OCLC:
426147429