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Culture and Rights

Anthropological Perspectives

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology,
  • International humanitarian law,
  • Social groups & communities,
  • Human rights,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Human rights--Cross-cultural studies,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural,
  • Cross-cultural studies,
  • Cultural relativism

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJane K. Cowan (Editor), Marie-Bénédicte Dembour (Editor), Richard A. Wilson (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7754233M
    ISBN 100521793394
    ISBN 109780521793391

    Why has culture come to be seen as inherently oppressive to women? In this finely crafted book, Dorothy L. Hodgson examines the history of legal ideas and institutions in Tanzania – from customary law to human rights – as specific forms of justice that often reflect elite ideas about gender, culture, and social change. culture definition: 1. the way of life, especially the general customs and beliefs, of a particular group of people at. Learn more.

    "[This book] provides us fresh material with which to address the issues of culture, gender, and human rights from an anthropological viewpoint. It will prove a valuable resource that has previously been missing from the array of textbooks that could be used in our courses and a book that will be of general interest for those who work in the field. Turnipseed) challenging the book ban. Charles W. Eagles explores the story of the controversial ninth-grade history textbook and the court case that allowed its adoption with state funds. Mississippi: Conflict and Change and the struggle for its acceptance deepen our understanding both of civil rights activism in the movement's last days and of Author: Charles W. Eagles.

    The music that defined the Black Power Movement. The Civil Rights through Pictures. Pulitzer Prize winner Matthew Lewis shares iconic photos from . A culture’s heroes are expressed in the culture’s myths, which can be the subject of novels and other forms of literature (Rushing & Frentz, ). Janice Hocker Rushing () has argued, for example, that an enduring myth in U.S. culture, as seen in films, is File Size: KB.


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