Tag Archives: Human rights

Expanding Rights in Hard Times: A Pragmatist Political Program

March 22, 2018

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iStock-140387494-paper_peopleAlison Brysk addresses the ever-expanding notion of human rights within the 21st century […]

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Girl Least Likely

March 7, 2018

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Photo of woman eye and business city. Double exposure

For International Women’s Day, Susan Harris Rimmer reflects on her journey from rural Australia to international human rights lawyer.

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Competing with the Past: The Struggle for Truth in Northern Ireland

July 20, 2017

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Cheryl Lawther discusses Northern Ireland’s past and ways to move forward.

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Is China a welfare state?

July 17, 2017

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busy Shoppping Street in Shanghai, China

Beatriz Carrillo looks at the history and development of China’s welfare system.

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Juridification and Social Citizenship – by Henriette Sinding Aasen

September 30, 2014

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The law plays an important role in the administration of the modern welfare state. Henriette Sinding Aasen, Professor of Law at the University of Bergen, explains the effects juridification has on modern citizenship.*

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