The Resource Close to home : case studies of human rights work in the United States

Close to home : case studies of human rights work in the United States

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Close to home : case studies of human rights work in the United States
Title
Close to home
Title remainder
case studies of human rights work in the United States
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ISN
Dewey number
341.48
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
JC571
LC item number
.C657 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Human rights
  • Social justice
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Close to home : case studies of human rights work in the United States
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Publication
Contents
Introduction: a turning point in U.S. social justice advocacy. -- pt. I. Domestic and international litigation. Death penalty: the National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty. Economic rights: The Center for Economic and Social Rights. Indigenous rights: The Indian Law Resource Center. Building legal capacity: Bringing human rights home lawyers' network. -- pt. II. Education, organizing and documentation. Human rights education: The National Center for Human Rights Education. Human rights organizing: The Kensington Welfare Rights Union. Human rights documentation: The Women's rights Network. Building community capacity: The Border Network for Human Rights. -- pt. III. Multidimensional advocacy. Gender and race discrimination: WILD for Human Rights. Civil and economic rights: The Mississippi workers' Center for Human Rights. Local and global advocacy: The Women of Color Resource Center. -- pt. IV. A total social change model: two thematic case studies. Environmental justice. Sexual abuse of women in prison
Extent
1 online resource (107 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1029289978
Label
Close to home : case studies of human rights work in the United States
Link
Publication
Contents
Introduction: a turning point in U.S. social justice advocacy. -- pt. I. Domestic and international litigation. Death penalty: the National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty. Economic rights: The Center for Economic and Social Rights. Indigenous rights: The Indian Law Resource Center. Building legal capacity: Bringing human rights home lawyers' network. -- pt. II. Education, organizing and documentation. Human rights education: The National Center for Human Rights Education. Human rights organizing: The Kensington Welfare Rights Union. Human rights documentation: The Women's rights Network. Building community capacity: The Border Network for Human Rights. -- pt. III. Multidimensional advocacy. Gender and race discrimination: WILD for Human Rights. Civil and economic rights: The Mississippi workers' Center for Human Rights. Local and global advocacy: The Women of Color Resource Center. -- pt. IV. A total social change model: two thematic case studies. Environmental justice. Sexual abuse of women in prison
Extent
1 online resource (107 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1029289978

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