Creating Human Rights: How Noncitizens Made Sex Persecution Matter to the World
Lisa S. Alfredson
328 pages | 6 x 9 | 3 illus.
Cloth Dec 2008 | ISBN 978-0-8122-4125-9 | $69.95 | £45.50
A volume in the Pennsylvania Studies in Human Rights series
The first in-depth study of a novel women's refugee movement and its challenge, as an international trigger case, to traditional conceptions of human rights. It illuminates keys to the movement's success, including, paradoxically, noncitizen politics, and uncovers critical implications for theories of human rights change. Read more . . .