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61. Sussman, Erika : Contending with culture, 1998
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: part of a serial

Contending with culture : an analysis of the female genital mutilation act of 19996 / Sussman, Erika

REFERENCE TO GENERIC UNIT (Periodica): Cornell international law journal : vol. 31; no. 1., p. 193-250. - Ithaca, NY : Cornell Law School, 1998. - ISSN 0010-8812

LANGUAGE: ENG

INDEX WORDS:
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus
* lagstiftning = legislation = lainsäädäntö
* WHO = WHO = WHO
* kvinnor = women = naiset
* barn = children = lapset

GEOGRAPHICAL TERMS: Kenya / Sudan / Egypt / India / USA

NOTE (GENERAL): USHR; CEDAW; CAT;

 
62. Weston, Burns H. (ed.) : The future of international human rights, 1999
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: monograph

The future of international human rights / Weston, Burns H. (ed.) ; Marks, Stephen P. (ed.), xvii, 514 p.. - Ardsley, N.Y. : Transnational publ., 1999.

ISBN 1-57105-098-1

LANGUAGE: ENG

ABSTRACT: CONTENTS:. FOREWORD: Human rights in transformation : from the last fifty years to the next fifty, by Mary Robinson. PROLOGUE: The dead have nothing to lose by telling the truth, by Marvin Bell. The chapters are:. 1. A HALF CENTURY OF HUMAN RIGHTS : GEOPOLITICS AND VALUES, by Richard A. Falk. 2. CAPABILITIES, HUMAN RIGHTS AND THE UNIVERSAL DECLARATION, by Martha C. Nussbaum. 3. THE UNIVERSALITY OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN A MULTICULTURAL WORLD : TOWARD RESPECTFUL DECISION-MAKING, by Burns H. Weston. 4. VOICES OF SUFFERING, FRAGMENTED UNIVERSALITY AND THE FUTURE OF HUMAN RIGHTS, by Upendra Baxi. 5. CONTESTING GLOBALIZATION : A FEMINIST PERSPECTIVE ON THE FUTURE OF HUMAN RIGHTS, by Anne Orford. 6. REFLECTIONS ON THE FUTURE OF ECONOMIC, SOCIAL AND CULTURAL RIGHTS, by Kamal Hossain. 7.EFLECTIONS ON THE FUTURE OF CIVIL AND POLITICAL RIGHTS, by Rein Müllerson. 8. STRENGTHENING THE NORMS OF INTERNATIONAL HUMANITARIAN LAW TO COMBAT IMPUNITY, by M. Cherif Bassiouni. 9. THE UNITED NATIONS AND HUMAN RIGHTS : THE PROMISE OF MULTILATERAL DIPLOMACY AND ACTION, by Stephen P. Marks. 10. THE PROMISE OF REGIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS SYSTEMS, by Dinah Shelton. 11. RECONCILIATION AND JUSTICE : THE SOUTH AFRICAN EXPERIENCE, by John Dugard. 12. HUMAN RIGHTS AND THE PROMISE OF TRANSANTIONAL CIVIL SOCIETY, by Julie A. mertus.

INDEX WORDS:
* abort = abortion = abortti
* apartheid = apartheid = rotusorto
* Amnesty International = Amnesty International = Amnesty International
* CAT Committee = CAT Committee = CAT Committee
* kvinnor = women = naiset
* barn = children = lapset
* barnarbete = child labour = lapsityö
* tortyr = torture = kidutus
* globalisering = globalization = globalisaatio
* medborgerliga och politiska rättigheter = civil and political rights = kansalaisoikeudet ja poliittiset oikeudet
* Europarådet = Council of Europe = Euroopan Neuvosto
* brott mot mänskligheten = crimes against humanity = rikos ihmisyyttä vastaan
* rätt till utveckling = right to development = oikeus kehitykseen
* urfolk = indigenous peoples = alkuperäiskansat
* implementering = implementation = toteuttaminen
* ekonomiska, sociala och kulturella rättigheter = economic, social and cultural rights = TSS-oikeudet
* EG = EC = EY
* ECJ = ECJ = ECJ
* feminism = feminism = naisasialiike
* GATT/WTO = GATT/WTO = GATT/WTO
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus
* multinationella bolag = transnational corporations (TNC) = monikansalliset yritykset
* folkmord = genocide = kansanmurha
* högkommissarie för mänskliga rättigheter = High Commissioner for Human Rights = ihmisoikeusvaltuutettu
* etnisk rensning = ethnic cleansing = etninen puhdistus
* mänskliga rättigheter = human rights = ihmisoikeudet
* social utslagning = social exclusion = sosiaalinen syrjäytyminen
* kvinnor = women = naiset
* internationella brottmålsdomstolen = international criminal court (ICC) = kansainvälinen rikostuomioistuin
* Världsbanken = World Bank = Maailmanpankki
* krigsförbrytelser = war crimes = sotarikokset
* humanitär rätt = humanitarian law = humanitaarinen oikeus
* brott mot mänskligheten = crimes against humanity = rikos ihmisyyttä vastaan
* internationella tribunalen för krigsförbrytelser = international tribunal on war crimes (ICTY and ICTR) = kansainvälinen sotarikostuomioistuin
* straffrihet = impunity = rankaisemattomuus
* militärdomstol = military tribunal = sotilastuomioistuin
* IMF = IMF = IMF
* islam = Islam = islaminusko
* minoritetsgrupper = minority groups = vähemmistöryhmät
* nationalism = nationalism = nationalismi
* NGO = NGO = NGO
* NIEO = NIEO = NIEO
* OECD = OECD = OECD
* flyktingar = refugees = pakolaiset
* fattigdom = poverty = köyhyys
* rasdiskriminering = racial discrimination = rotusyrjintä
* sanningskommissioner = truth commissions = totuuskomissiot

NOTE (GENERAL): UDHR (full text); ICESCR (full text); ICCPR (full text); ACHPR; CEDAW; CERD; CAT; CRC; ECHR; ESC; Beijing declaration and platform for action; Declaration on the right to development; AMR; Declaration on the rights and duties of man; Ref ugee convention; Declaration on the elimination of all forms of intolerance base d on religion or belief; UN charter; Convention on the political rights of women ; DEDAW; Arab charter on human rights; Declaration on the granting of independen ce to colonial countries and peoples; Declaration on the rights of minorities; Refugee convention;

URL http://www.transnationalpubs.com/showbook.cfm?bookid=10085

 
63. Nicholson, Frances (ed.) : Refugee rights and realities, 1999
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: monograph

Refugee rights and realities : evolving international concepts and regimes / Nicholson, Frances (ed.) ; Twomey, Patrick (ed.), xxix, 391 p.. - Cambridge : Cambridge U. P., 1999.

ISBN 0-521-63282-X

LANGUAGE: ENG

ABSTRACT: PART 1. THE EVOLVING REFUGEE DEFINITION:. 1. The refugee definition as law : issues of interpretation, by Daniel J. Steinbock. 2. The Geneva refugee definition and the 'theory of the three scales', by Jean-Yves Carlier. 3. Who is a refugee? The convention definition : universal or obsolete?, by Jerzy Sztucki. 4. Beyond the Geneva convention : constructing a de facto right of asylum from international human rights instruments, by Richard Plender QC and Nuala Mole. 5. Rethinking the refugee concept, by Patricia Tuitt. 6. Taking the 'political' out of asylum : the legal containment of refugees'political activism, by Prakash Shah. 7. Refugee definitions in the countries of the Commonwealth of Independent states, by Claire Messina. PART 2 : THE DEVELOPING ROLE OF THE UNHCR:. 8. The role of UNHCR in the development of international refugee law, by Volker Türk. 9. UNHCR as leader in humanitarian assistance : a triumph of politics over law, by S. Alex Cunliffe and Michael Pugh. 10. In-country protection : out of bounds for UNHCR?. by Erin D. Mooney. 11. Refugge identity and protection's fading prospect, by Guy S. Goodwin-Gill. PART 3 : STATE RESPONSES AND INDIVIDUAL RIGHTS:. 12. The refugee state and state protection, by Daniel Warner. 13. Non-admission policies and the right to protection : refugees' choice versus states' exclusion?, by Jens Vedsted-Hansen. 14. Early warning and prevention : the United Nations and Rwanda, by Howard Adelman. PART 4 : THE EUROPEAN REGIME:. 15. The impetus to harmonise : asylum policy in the European Union, by Elspeth Guild. 16. A new asylum regime in Europe, by Daniele Joly. 17. Is there a need for a European policy?, by Cornelis D. de Jong.

INDEX WORDS:
* utlänningar = aliens/non-citizens = ulkomaalaiset
* terrorism = terrorism = terrorismi
* väpnad konflikt = armed conflict = aseellinen selkkaus
* assimilering = assimilation = assimilaatio
* asyl = asylum = turvapaikka
* asylsökande = asylum seekers = turvapaikanhakijat
* rörelsefrihet = freedom of movement = liikkumisvapaus
* delade bördor = burden-sharing = taakan jakaminen
* barn = children = lapset
* inbördeskrig = civil war = sisällissota
* medborgarskap = citizenship = kansalaisuus
* flyktingar = refugees = pakolaiset
* civiltjänstgörare = conscientious objector = siviilipalvelusmies
* Europarådet = Council of Europe = Euroopan Neuvosto
* tatarer = Tatars = tataarit
* nationalitet = nationality = kansallisuus
* deporterade personer = deported persons = karkotetut henkilöt
* diskriminering = discrimination = syrjintä
* tvångsförflyttade personer = displaced persons = hätäsiirtolaiset
* internationell sedvanerätt = customary international law = kansainvälinen tapaoikeus
* tidig varning = early warning = aikainen varoitus
* etnisk rensning = ethnic cleansing = etninen puhdistus
* EU = EU = EU
* europeiska domstolen för de mänskliga rättigheterna = European Court of Human Rights = Euroopan ihmisoikeustuomioistuin
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus
* kvinnor = women = naiset
* mänskliga rättigheter = human rights = ihmisoikeudet
* invandring = immigration = maahanmuutto
* implementering = implementation = toteuttaminen
* nationalstat = nation state = kansallisvaltio
* interamerikanska kommissionen för de mänskliga rättigheterna = Inter-American Commission on Human Rights = inter-amerikkalainen ihmisoikeustoimikunta
* UNHCR = UNHCR = UNHCR
* ICRC = ICRC = ICRC
* internationell humanitär rätt = international humanitarian law = kansainvälinen humanitaarinen oikeus
* judar = Jews = juutalaiset
* gästarbetare = migrant workers = vierastyöläiset
* muslimer = Muslims = muslimit
* icke-diskriminering = non-discrimination = syrjintäkielto
* nationell säkerhet = national security = kansallinen turvallisuus
* återsändningsförbud = non-refoulement principle = palautuskielto
* OSSE = OSCE = ETYJ
* OAS = OAS = OAS
* OAU = OAU = OAU
* förföljelse = persecution = vaino
* ras = race = rotu
* rasism = racism = rasismi
* flyktingläger = refugee camps = pakolaisleirit
* förtryck = repression = sortotoimet
* återvändare = returnees = paluumuuttajat
* suveränitet = sovereignty = suvereniteetti
* tortyr = torture = kidutus
* kommittén för de mänskliga rättigheterna (FN) = Human Rights Committee (UN) = ihmisoikeuskomitea (YK)
* krigsförbrytelser = war crimes = sotarikokset
* WHO = WHO = WHO
* tillfälligt skydd = temporary protection = tilapäinen suojelu
* specialrapportör = special rapporteur = erityisraportoija
* u-länder = developing countries = kehitysmaat
* CPT Committee = CPT Committee = CPT Committee
* landsflykt = exile = maanpako
* folkmord = genocide = kansanmurha
* mänskliga rättigheter = human rights = ihmisoikeudet

NOTE (GENERAL): CAT; Convention on the crossing of external borders; ECHR; Dayton peace agreement; ECPT; ESC; Refugee convention;

 
64. Detrick, Sharon (ed.) : Globalization of child law, 1999
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: monograph

Globalization of child law : the role of the Hague conventions / Detrick, Sharon (ed.) ; Vlaardingerbroek, Paul (ed.), xi, 195 p.. - Hague : Martinus Nijhoff publ., 1999.

ISBN 90-411-0511-5

LANGUAGE: ENG

ABSTRACT: INTRODUCTION, by Maria Galesloot. PART I : Globalization of child law:. 1. Children as world citizens, by Ernst Hirsch Ballin. 2. The United Nations convention on the rights of the child and the Hague conventions, by Gonzalo Parra-Aranguren. 3. Comments on the globalization of child law, by Marilia Sardenberg. PART II:. The Hague conventions on children. 4. The Hague child abduction convention : past, accomplishments, future challenges, by Carol Bruch. 5. The role of the new protection of children convention, by Eric Clive. PART III: The future role of the Hague conventions: 6. La mediation dans les disputes familiales internationales, par Damien Ngabonziza. 7. Perspectives on universal ratification, by J. David McClean. PART IV: CONCLUSIONS 8. Conslusions onthe globalization of child law : the role of the Hague conventions, by William Duncan.

INDEX WORDS:
* barnmisshandel = child abuse = lasten pahoinpitely
* barnarbete = child labour = lapsityö
* sexturism = sex tourism = seksimatkailu
* verkställande = enforcement = voimaansaattaminen
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus
* adoption = adoption = adoptio
* OECD = OECD = OECD
* ratificering = ratification = ratifiointi
* flyktingbarn = refugee children = pakolaislapset
* reservationer = reservations = varaumat
* ILO = ILO = ILO
* UNICEF = UNICEF = UNICEF
* peremptory norms = jus cogens = jus cogens
* islam = Islam = islaminusko

NOTE (GENERAL): Hague child abduction convention; CRC; Convention on the protection children; Declaration on the rights of the child;

 
65. Rosenfeld, Michel : Can human rights bridge the gap between universalism and cultural relativism?, 1999
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: part of a serial

Can human rights bridge the gap between universalism and cultural relativism? : a pluralist assessment based on the rights of minorities / Rosenfeld, Michel

REFERENCE TO GENERIC UNIT (Periodica): Columbia human rights law review : Symposium in celebration of the fiftieth anniversary of the universal declaration of human rights : vol. 30; no. 2., p. 249-284. - New York : Columbia University School of Law, 1999. - ISSN 0090-7944

LANGUAGE: ENG

INDEX WORDS:
* minoritetsgrupper = minority groups = vähemmistöryhmät
* individuella rättigheter = individual rights = yksilöoikeudet
* grupprättigheter = group rights = ryhmäoikeudet
* självstyrelse = self-government = itsehallinto
* grundlag/författning = constitution = perustuslaki/valtiosääntö
* språkliga minoriteter = linguistic minorities = kielivähemmistöt
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus

GEOGRAPHICAL TERMS: USA

NOTE (GENERAL): UDHR; ICCPR;

 
66. Waldron, Jeremy : How to argue for a universal claim, 1999
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: part of a serial

How to argue for a universal claim / Waldron, Jeremy

REFERENCE TO GENERIC UNIT (Periodica): Columbia human rights law review : Symposium in celebration of the fiftieth anniversary of the universal declaration of human rights : vol. 30; no. 2., p. 305-314. - New York : Columbia University School of Law, 1999. - ISSN 0090-7944

LANGUAGE: ENG

INDEX WORDS:
* mänskliga rättigheter = human rights = ihmisoikeudet
* tortyr = torture = kidutus
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus

 
67. Howland, Courtney W. (ed.) : Religious fundamentalisms and the human rights of women, 1999
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: monograph

Religious fundamentalisms and the human rights of women / Howland, Courtney W. (ed.), xxv, 326 p.. - London : Macmillan Press, 1999.

ISBN 0-333-80140-7

LANGUAGE: ENG

ABSTRACT: The parts are:. I. Social and political sciences perspectives on the impact of religious fundamentalism on women. II. Responses to religious fundamentalist assertions of cultural relativism. III.The conflict between the human rights of women and the religious freedom of fundamentalists : the international legal framework. IV. Religious fundamentalism and national laws. V. The war over women's bodies : sexuality and reproduction. VI. Nonlegal remedies, resistance and exit. VII. Religious challenges to religious fundamentalism.

INDEX WORDS:
* abort = abortion = abortti
* apartheid = apartheid = rotusorto
* preventivmedel = contraceptives = ehkäisyvälineet
* barn = children = lapset
* diskriminering = discrimination = syrjintä
* skilsmässa = divorce = avioero
* feminism = feminism = naisasialiike
* rätt till undervisning = right to education = oikeus opetukseen
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus
* islam = Islam = islaminusko
* prostitution = prostitution = prostituutio
* muslimer = Muslims = muslimit
* judar = Jews = juutalaiset
* rasism = racism = rasismi
* slaveri = slavery = orjuus
* statsansvar = state responsibility = valtiovastuu
* familjevåld = domestic violence = perheväkivalta
* kvinnor = women = naiset
* homosexuella = homosexuals = homoseksuaalit
* sexualitet = sexuality = seksuaalisuus
* mänskliga rättigheter = human rights = ihmisoikeudet

GEOGRAPHICAL TERMS: Iran / India / Brazil

NOTE (GENERAL): Vienna declaration and programme of action; UDHR; Cairo declaration on human rights; CEDAW; Declaration onthe elimination of all forms of intolerance and of discrimination based on religion and belief; Declaration onthe elimination of violence against women; ICCPR;

 
68. Askin, Kelly D. (ed.) : Women and international human rights law, 2000
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: monograph

Women and international human rights law : volume 2 : international courts, instruments and organizations and select issues affecting women / Askin, Kelly D. (ed.) ; Koenig, Dorean M. (ed.), xxiii, 731 p.. - Ardsley, N.Y. : Transnational publ., 2000.

ISBN 1-57105-092-2

LANGUAGE: ENG

ABSTRACT: Section I : International Courts and Women: 1. International Criminal Law and the International Criminal Court Statute: Crimes Against Women by Dorean M. Koenig & Kelly D. Askin. 2. The Human Rights of Women in the Jurisprudence of Permanent International Tribunals by Dinah Shelton. 3. Women or Rights: How Should Women's Rights Be Conceived and Implemented? by John Valery White & Christopher L. Blakesley. Section II : International Instruments: 1. Using International Human Rights Law and Procedures to Advance Women's Human Rights by Andrew Byrnes. 2. Expanding Remedies for Human Rights Abuses: Civil Litigation in Domestic Courts by Beth Stephens. 3. U.S. Ratification of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women by Malvina Halberstam. 4. The Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women by Dame Silvia Cartwright. 5. The Convention Against Torture, by Andrew Byrnes. 6. The International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights as a Resource for Women by Barbara Stark. 7. Political Perspectives on the Civil and Political Rights of Women Georgina Ashworth. 8. Application of the Convention on the Rights of the Child: Are the Rights of the Child Relevant to Women's Rights? by Sofia Gruskin & Karen Plafker. 9. The International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination by Ved P. Nanda & Dawn M. McKnight. 10. ILO Conventions and Women Workers by Anne Trebilcock. 11. Draft Convention Against Sexual Exploitation by Elizabeth F. Defeis. Text of the Draft Convention Against Exploitation. 12. Women and International Criminal Law Instruments and Processes by Jordan J. Paust. 13. Assorted Instruments Affecting Women's International Human Rights by Natalie ff. Kaufman. Section III : International Organizations & Women : 1. The World Health Organization and Women by Sev S. Fluss . 2. The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights: Prospects for the Inter-American Human Rights System to Protect and Promote the Human Rights of Women by Elizabeth A. H. Abi-Mershed. 3. The Inter-American Commission on Women by Meredith Caplan. 4. The African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights by Julia Harrington. 5. The Role ofActivism in the Enforcement of International Human Rights Law by Jessica Neuwirfh. Section IV : Select Regional or Cultural Issues :_ 1. Cultural Relativism and Women's Human Rights by Mahnaz Afkhami. 2. Contemporary Forms of Female Slavery by Anne Gallagher. 3. Commercial Sex Workers in Asia: A Blind Spot in Human Rights Law by Ann D. Jordan. 4. Stove Burning, Acid Throwing, and Honor Killings by Yasmeen Hassan. 5. In Good Times and Bad: The Obligation to Protect "Mail-Order Brides" by Nora V.Demleitner. 6. Fatwa in Bangladesh: Patriarchy's Latest Sport by Faustina Pereira . 7. Child Marriage by Annie Bunting.

INDEX WORDS:
* reservationer = reservations = varaumat
* ratificering = ratification = ratifiointi
* kvinnor = women = naiset
* internationell straffrätt = international criminal justice = kansainvälinen rikosoikeus
* internationella brottmålsdomstolen = international criminal court (ICC) = kansainvälinen rikostuomioistuin
* implementering = implementation = toteuttaminen
* nationell rätt = national law = kansallinen oikeus
* CEDAW Committee = CEDAW Committee = CEDAW Committee
* medborgerliga och politiska rättigheter = civil and political rights = kansalaisoikeudet ja poliittiset oikeudet
* barn = children = lapset
* sexuellt utnyttjande = sexual abuse = seksuaalinen hyväksikäyttö
* WHO = WHO = WHO
* slaveri = slavery = orjuus
* barnäktenskap = child marriage = lapsiavioliitto
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus
* självbestämmanderätt = self-determination = itsemääräämisoikeus
* sexslavar = sex slaves = seksiorjat
* tortyr = torture = kidutus
* krigsförbrytelser = war crimes = sotarikokset
* gästarbetare = migrant workers = vierastyöläiset
* naturalisering = naturalisation = kansallistaminen
* diskriminering = discrimination = syrjintä
* pornografi = pornography = pornografia
* brott mot mänskligheten = crimes against humanity = rikos ihmisyyttä vastaan
* socialskydd = social security = sosiaaliturva
* ICJ = ICJ = ICJ
* ofrivilliga försvinnanden = enforced disappearances = pakotettu katoaminen
* CERD Committee = CERD Committee = CERD Committee
* klagomål/besvär = complaints = valitus
* specialrapportör = special rapporteur = erityisraportoija
* rapporter = state reports = raportit
* europeiska domstolen för de mänskliga rättigheterna = European Court of Human Rights = Euroopan ihmisoikeustuomioistuin
* rättsfall/rättspraxis = cases/case law = oikeustapaukset/oikeuskäytäntö
* abort = abortion = abortti
* graviditet = pregnancy = raskaus
* ECJ = ECJ = ECJ

NOTE (GENERAL): CEDAW (full text); CRC;

 
69. Baehr, Peter (ed.) : Innovation and inspiration , 1999
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: monograph

Innovation and inspiration : fifty years of the universal declaration of human rights / Baehr, Peter (ed.) ; Flinterman, Cees (ed.) ; Senders, Mignon (ed.) - (Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen ; deel 178), viii, 238 p. . - Amsterdam : Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences, 1999.

ISBN 90-6984-262-9

LANGUAGE: ENG

ABSTRACT: CONTENTS:. 1. Peter Baehr, Cees Flinterman and Mignon Senders : Introduction. 2. Theo van Boven : Fifty Years Universal Declaration of Human Rights - Balance and Challenges of the International Protection of Human Rights. 3. Rosalyn Higgins : The Continuing Universality of the Universal Declaration. 4. Michael Freeman : Fifty Years of Development of the Concept and Contents of Human Rights. 5. Katarina Tomasevski : Economic Costs of Human Rights. 6. Asbjörn Eide : Human Rights, Minority Rights and the Search for the National Contract. 7. Jack Donnelly : Non-Discrimination and Sexual Orientation: Making a Place for Sexual Minorities in the Global Human Rights Regime. 8. Rhoda E. Howard : Gay Rights and the Right to a Family: Conflicts Between Liberal and Illiberal Belief Systems. 9. Kevin Boyle : Indivisibility of Human Rights, Social Justice and Article 18 of the Universal Declaration. 10. Christian Tomuschat : Human rights and national truth commissions. 11. David P. Forsythe : Comparative foreign policy and human rights : the the United States and other democracies. 12. Abdullahi A. An-Na'im : The Position of Islamic States Regarding the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. 13. Claudio Grossman : The Inter-American System of Human Rights and the New Hemispheric Reality. 14. Allan Rosas : The Role of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in the Treaty Relations of the European Union. 15. David Weissbrodt : Concluding Remarks on the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

INDEX WORDS:
* mänskliga rättigheter = human rights = ihmisoikeudet
* minoritetsgrupper = minority groups = vähemmistöryhmät
* homosexuella = homosexuals = homoseksuaalit
* sanningskommissioner = truth commissions = totuuskomissiot
* utrikespolitik = foreign policy = ulkopolitiikka
* islam = Islam = islaminusko
* EU = EU = EU
* assimilering = assimilation = assimilaatio
* Europarådet = Council of Europe = Euroopan Neuvosto
* rätt till utveckling = right to development = oikeus kehitykseen
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus
* folkmord = genocide = kansanmurha
* sexuella minoriteter = sexual minorities = seksuaaliset vähemmistöt
* etnisk rensning = ethnic cleansing = etninen puhdistus
* god förvaltning = good governance = hyvä hallinto
* ekonomiska, sociala och kulturella rättigheter = economic, social and cultural rights = TSS-oikeudet
* jämlikhet = equality = tasa-arvo
* diskriminering = discrimination = syrjintä
* kollektiva rättigheter = collective rights = kollektiiviset oikeudet
* CESCR Committee = CESCR Committee = CESCR Committee
* u-hjälp = development aid = kehitysapu
* straffrihet = impunity = rankaisemattomuus
* muslimer = Muslims = muslimit
* urfolk = indigenous peoples = alkuperäiskansat
* OSSE = OSCE = ETYJ
* OAS = OAS = OAS
* arbetslöshet = unemployment = työttömyys
* högkommissarie för mänskliga rättigheter = High Commissioner for Human Rights = ihmisoikeusvaltuutettu
* kommittén för de mänskliga rättigheterna (FN) = Human Rights Committee (UN) = ihmisoikeuskomitea (YK)
* förespråkare för mänskliga rättigheter = human rights defenders = ihmisoikeuksien puolustajat
* internationella brottmålsdomstolen = international criminal court (ICC) = kansainvälinen rikostuomioistuin
* undantagstillstånd = state of emergency = hätätila
* sedvanerätt = customary law = tapaoikeus
* medborgerliga och politiska rättigheter = civil and political rights = kansalaisoikeudet ja poliittiset oikeudet
* tortyr = torture = kidutus
* religionsfrihet = freedom of religion = uskonnonvapaus

GEOGRAPHICAL TERMS: Afghanistan / Algeria / Argentina / Bangladesh / Belarus / Brazil / United Kingdom / Canada / Chile / China / Colombia / Costa Rica / Denmark / Egypt / El Salvador / France / Greece / Guatemala / Hungary / Indonesia / Iran / Iraq / Israel / Japan / Myanmar / Netherlands / Norway / Qatar / Rwanda / Russian Federation / Romania / Saudi Arabia / Singapore / Somalia / South Africa / USSR / Sudan / Suriname / Sweden / Togo / Tunisia / Turkey / USA / Yugoslavia / Zimbabwe / Syria

NOTE (MEETINGS): Proceedings of the Academy Colloquium on the occassion of the 50th anniversary of the universal declaration of human rights, organized by the School of Human Rights Research and the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences, Utrecht/Amsterdam, [19981210-19981212],[C]

NOTE (GENERAL): ECHR; ESC; ADRD; AMR; CERD; ICCPR; ICESCR; Universal declaration of human responsibilities; Vienna declaration and programme of action; Declaration on the elimination of all forms of intolerance and of discrimination based on religion or belief; TEU; Lomé convention;

 
70. Kirilova Eriksson, Maja (ed.) : Reproductive freedom, 2000
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: monograph series

Reproductive freedom : in the context of international human rights and humanitarian / Kirilova Eriksson, Maja (ed.) - (International studies in human rights ; vol. 60), xiii, 573 p.. - Hague : Martinus Nijhoff publ., 2000.

ISBN 90-411-1249-9

LANGUAGE: ENG

ABSTRACT: CONTENTS:. PART I : Gender equality under international law:. 1. The significance of the topic. 2. Non-discrimination and gender equality - some conceptual deliberations. 3. The principle of non-discrimination on the basis of sex and gender equality - a candidate for Ius Cogens status. PART II : REPRODUCTIVE FREEDOM - ITS CORE COMPONENT ELEMENTS :. 4. The current discourse. 5. Family planning in a wide perspective. 6. Legal abortion - an emerging human right in international law? PART III : GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE - A GRAVE VIOLATION OF THE NON-DISCRIMINATION PRINCIPLE AND A MAJOR OBSTACLE TO REPRODUCTIVE FREEDOM:. 7. Violence against women as an international issue. 8. The Ad Hoc tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia. PART IV: CONCLUSIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS :. 9. Summary and concluding remarks - De lege lata and de lege ferenda. 4.

INDEX WORDS:
* abort = abortion = abortti
* CEDAW COMMITTEE = CEDAW COMMITTEE = CEDAW COMMITTEE
* familjeplanering = family planning = perhesuunnittelu
* graviditet = pregnancy = raskaus
* väpnad konflikt = armed conflict = aseellinen selkkaus
* AIDS = AIDS = AIDS
* barn = children = lapset
* sterilisering = sterilization = sterilisointi
* kristendomen = Christianity = kristinusko
* Europarådet = Council of Europe = Euroopan Neuvosto
* dödsstraff = death penalty = kuolemanrangaistus
* diskriminering = discrimination = syrjintä
* icke-diskriminering = non-discrimination = syrjintäkielto
* CSW Commission = CSW Commission (Commission on the Status of Women) = CSW Commission
* skilsmässa = divorce = avioero
* ECJ = ECJ = ECJ
* jämlikhet = equality = tasa-arvo
* erga omnes = erga omnes = erga omnes
* etnisk rensning = ethnic cleansing = etninen puhdistus
* europeiska domstolen för de mänskliga rättigheterna = European Court of Human Rights = Euroopan ihmisoikeustuomioistuin
* EU = EU = EU
* rättsfall/rättspraxis = cases/case law = oikeustapaukset/oikeuskäytäntö
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus
* etniska minoriteter = ethnic minorities = etniset vähemmistöt
* internationell humanitär rätt = international humanitarian law = kansainvälinen humanitaarinen oikeus
* folkmord = genocide = kansanmurha
* gulfkriget = Gulf War = Persianlahden sota
* homosexualitet = homosexuality = homoseksuaalisuus
* CESCR Committee = CESCR Committee = CESCR Committee
* ICJ = ICJ = ICJ
* internationella tribunalen för krigsförbrytelser = international tribunal on war crimes (ICTY and ICTR) = kansainvälinen sotarikostuomioistuin
* internationella brottmålsdomstolen = international criminal court (ICC) = kansainvälinen rikostuomioistuin
* ICRC = ICRC = ICRC
* interamerikanska domstolen för de mänskliga rättigheterna = Inter-American Court of Human Rights = Inter-amerikkalainen ihmisoikeustuomioistuin
* CEDAW rapporter = CEDAW reports = CEDAW raportit
* CRC rapporter = state reports = CRC raportit
* CESCR rapporter = CESCR reports = CESCR raportit
* kommittén för de mänskliga rättigheterna (FN) = Human Rights Committee (UN) = ihmisoikeuskomitea (YK)
* FN:s folkrättskommission = International Law Commission (ILC) = kansainvälisen oikeuden toimikunta
* brott mot mänskligheten = crimes against humanity = rikos ihmisyyttä vastaan
* islam = Islam = islaminusko
* peremptory norms = jus cogens = jus cogens
* äktenskap = marriage = avioliitto
* barndödlighet = infant mortality = lapsikuolleisuus
* NGO = NGO = NGO
* nationalitet = nationality = kansallisuus
* OAS = OAS = OAS
* OAU = OAU = OAU
* positiv diskriminering = positive discrimination = positiivinen syrjintä
* asyl = asylum = turvapaikka
* reproduktiva rättigheter = reproductive rights = lisääntymiseen liittyvät oikeudet
* religion = religion = uskonto
* våldtäkt = rape = raiskaus
* krigsförbrytelser = war crimes = sotarikokset
* sexslavar = sex slaves = seksiorjat
* självmord = suicide = itsemurha
* tortyr = torture = kidutus
* specialrapportör (tortyr) = special rapporteur (torture) = erityisraportoija (kidutus)
* specialrapportör (kvinnor) = special rapporteur (women) = erityisraportoija (naiset)
* brott mot mänskligheten = crimes against humanity = rikos ihmisyyttä vastaan
* tortyr = torture = kidutus

NOTE (GENERAL): CEDAW; CRC; ICCPR; Arab charter of human and people's rights; AMR; ADRD; Beijing declaration and platform for action; Cairo declaration on human rights in Islam; Charter of the rights and welfare of the African child; Charter on the rights of women in childbirth; CRC; ECHR; ICESCR; ECPT; Geneva conventions; Genocide convention; Hague convention; jakarta declaration for the advancement of women in Asia and the Pacific; UDHR; UN charter; Convention for the suppression of the traffic in persons and of the exploitation of the prostitutions of others; Declaration of minimum humanitarian standards; Vienna convention on the law of treaties; Vienna declaration and programme of action;

 
71. van Bueren, Geraldine (ed.) : Childhood abused, 1998
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: monograph

Childhood abused : protecting children against torture, cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment and punishment / van Bueren, Geraldine (ed.), 308 p.. - Aldershot : Dartmouth, 1998.

ISBN 1-85521-918-2

LANGUAGE: ENG

ABSTRACT: CONTENTS:. 1. Shame and Physical Pain: Cultural Relativity, Children, Torture and Punishment, Judith Ennew. 2. The Ill-treatment of Children - Some Developmental Considerations, Martin Richards. 3. Activism, Politics and the Punishment of Children, Pamela Reynolds. 4. Opening Pandora's Box - Protecting Children Against Torture, Cruel, Inhuman and Degrading Treatment and Punishment, Geraldine Van Bueren. 5. International Conventions Against Torture and on the Rights of the Child - The Work of Two United Nations Committees, Bent Sörensen. 6. Torture of the Girl-Child, Christine Chinkin. 7. The Violation of Economic, Social and Cultural Rights as Torture or Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment, Jeremy McBride. 8. Are the Rights of Refugee Children Protected Adequately Against Torture? by Louise Williamson. 9. A Non-Governmental Organization Perspective of the United Nations' Approach to Children and Torture, Eric Sottas. 10. Can Medicine be Torture? The Case of Children, Len Doyal. 11. Children and Reintegration, Gisela Perren-Klingler. 12. Children Exposed to War, Torture and Other Organized Violence - Developmental Consequences, Edith Montgomery. 13. The Effects on Children of Witnessing Violence Perpetrated against their Parents or Siblings, Dora Black and Martin Newman. 14. The Torture of Children: Assessing Torture and Devising Methods to Prevent It, Lois Whitman. APPENDICES: 1. United Nations Declaration on the Protection of all Persons from Being Subjected to Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment 1975 II. United Nations Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment 1984. III. Inter-American Convention to Prevent and Punish Torture 1985. IV. The European Convention for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment 1987. V. United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child 1989. Index

INDEX WORDS:
* barn = children = lapset
* tortyr = torture = kidutus
* omänsklig behandling eller bestraffning = inhuman treatment or punishment = epäinhimillinen kohtelu tai rangaistus
* ekonomiska, sociala och kulturella rättigheter = economic, social and cultural rights = TSS-oikeudet
* CAT Committee = CAT Committee = CAT Committee
* CRC Committee = CRC Committee = CRC Committee
* flyktingbarn = refugee children = pakolaislapset
* abort = abortion = abortti
* asyl = asylum = turvapaikka
* autonomi = autonomy = autonomia
* tvångsarbete = forced labour = pakkotyö
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus
* CEDAW Committee = CEDAW Committee = CEDAW Committee
* kroppsaga = corporal punishment = ruumiillinen kuritus
* diskriminering = discrimination = syrjintä
* EU = EU = EU
* europeiska domstolen för de mänskliga rättigheterna = European Court of Human Rights = Euroopan ihmisoikeustuomioistuin
* familjeplanering = family planning = perhesuunnittelu
* invandring = immigration = maahanmuutto
* incest = incest = insesti
* ILO = ILO = ILO
* NGO = NGO = NGO
* krigsfångar = prisoners of war = sotavangit
* våldtäkt = rape = raiskaus
* rasism = racism = rasismi
* sexuellt utnyttjande = sexual abuse = seksuaalinen hyväksikäyttö
* slaveri = slavery = orjuus
* sociala rättigheter = social rights = sosiaaliset oikeudet
* socialskydd = social security = sosiaaliturva
* gatubarn = street children = katulapset
* terrorism = terrorism = terrorismi
* UNHCR = UNHCR = UNHCR
* Världsbanken = World BAnk = Maailmanpankki
* kommittén för de mänskliga rättigheterna (FN) = Human Rights Committee (UN) = ihmisoikeuskomitea (YK)

NOTE (GENERAL): CRC; CAT; ECPT; ECHR; Declaration on the rights of the African child; Declaration on the rights of the child; Declaration on the protection of women and children in emergency and armed conflict; ACHPR; An agenda for peace; African charter on the rights of the child; ICCPR; ICESCR; CERD;

 
72. Murray, Rachel : The African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights and international law, 2000
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: monograph

The African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights and international law / Murray, Rachel, xxiii, 316 p.. - Oxford : Hart publ., 2000.

ISBN 1-84113-122-9

LANGUAGE: ENG

ABSTRACT: CONTENTS:. 1. Theoretical issues. 2. Evolution of the African charter and status of ratification. 3. The notion of the state. 4. The issue of personality. 5. The dichotomy of laws applicable in times of war and peace. 6. The amicable/judicial dichotomy.

INDEX WORDS:
* OAU = OAU = OAU
* afrikanska kommissionen för människans och folkens rättigheter = African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights = Afrikan ihmisoikeustoimikunta
* Europarådet = Council of Europe = Euroopan Neuvosto
* ICJ = ICJ = ICJ
* rättsfall/rättspraxis = cases/case law = oikeustapaukset/oikeuskäytäntö
* kommittén för de mänskliga rättigheterna (FN) = Human Rights Committee (UN) = ihmisoikeuskomitea (YK)
* afrikanska domstolen för de mänskliga rättigheterna = African Court of Human and Peoples' Rights = Afrikan ihmisoikeustuomioistuin
* apartheid = apartheid = rotusorto
* rådgivande yttrande = advisory opinion = neuvoa-antava mielipide
* barn = children = lapset
* brott mot mänskligheten = crimes against humanity = rikos ihmisyyttä vastaan
* dödsstraff = death penalty = kuolemanrangaistus
* diskriminering = discrimination = syrjintä
* tidig varning = early warning = aikainen varoitus
* rätt till undervisning = right to education = oikeus opetukseen
* verkställande = enforcement = voimaansaattaminen
* europeiska domstolen för de mänskliga rättigheterna = European Court of Human Rights = Euroopan ihmisoikeustuomioistuin
* medborgerliga och politiska rättigheter = civil and political rights = kansalaisoikeudet ja poliittiset oikeudet
* politiska fångar = political prisoners = poliittiset vangit
* flyktingar = refugees = pakolaiset
* soft law = soft law = soft law
* reservationer = reservations = varaumat
* fängelseförhållanden = prison conditions = vankilaolosuhteet
* NGO = NGO = NGO
* ILO = ILO = ILO
* humanitär rätt = humanitarian law = humanitaarinen oikeus
* människovärde = human dignity = ihmisarvo
* diskriminering = discrimination = syrjintä
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus
* jämlikhet = equality = tasa-arvo
* folkmord = genocide = kansanmurha
* mänskliga rättigheter = human rights = ihmisoikeudet
* prövningsmarginal = margin of appreciation = harkintamarginaali
* OAU = OAU = OAU
* ekonomiska, sociala och kulturella rättigheter = economic, social and cultural rights = TSS-oikeudet
* undantagstillstånd = state of emergency = hätätila
* tortyr = torture = kidutus
* rapporter = state reports = raportit
* homosexuella = homosexuals = homoseksuaalit

NOTE (GENERAL): ACHPR; CEDAW; ECHR; ICESCR; UDHR; UN charter;

 
73. Symonides, Janusz (ed.) : Human rights, 2000
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: monograph

Human rights : concept and standards / Symonides, Janusz (ed.), xvi, 373 p.. - Aldershot : Ashgate, 2000.

ISBN 0-7546-2025-5

LANGUAGE: ENG

ABSTRACT: CONTENTS:. PART I : THE CONCEPT OF HUMAN RIGHTS:. 1. International human rights in an historical perspective, by Thomas Buergenthal. 2. The philosophical foundations of human rights, by Jerome J. Shestack. PART II : CIVIL, POLITICAL, ECONOMIC, SOCIAL AND CULTURAL RIGHTS:. 3. Civil and political rights, by Manfred Nowak. 4. Economic and social rights, by Asbjorn Eide. 5. Cultural rights, by Janusz Symonides. 6. Women's rights, by Katarina Tomasevski. 7. The rights of the child, by Yuri Kolosov. 8. The rights of persons belonging to minorities, by Hurst Hannum. 9. Protection of the world's indigenous peoples and human rights, by Erica-Irene A. Daes. 10. Migrant workers' rights, by Faruk Sen and Sedef Koroay. PART IV: HUMANITARIAN LAW: 11. Humanitarian law and human rights, by Hector Gros Espiell.

INDEX WORDS:
* abort = abortion = abortti
* akademisk frihet = academic freedom = akateeminen vapaus
* jordbruk = agriculture = maanviljely
* AIDS = AIDS = AIDS
* apartheid = apartheid = rotusorto
* församlingsfrihet = freedom of assembly = kokoontumisvapaus
* föreningsfrihet = freedom of association = yhdistymisvapaus
* autonomi = autonomy = autonomia
* urfolk = indigenous peoples = alkuperäiskansat
* kvinnor = women = naiset
* diskriminering = discrimination = syrjintä
* barn = children = lapset
* medborgerliga och politiska rättigheter = civil and political rights = kansalaisoikeudet ja poliittiset oikeudet
* mänskliga rättigheter = human rights = ihmisoikeudet
* Europarådet = Council of Europe = Euroopan Neuvosto
* ICJ = ICJ = ICJ
* upphovsrätt = copyright = tekijänoikeus
* dödsstraff = death penalty = kuolemanrangaistus
* människovärde = human dignity = ihmisarvo
* rätt till undervisning = right to education = oikeus opetukseen
* skilsmässa = divorce = avioero
* ekonomiska, sociala och kulturella rättigheter = economic, social and cultural rights = TSS-oikeudet
* implementering = implementation = toteuttaminen
* minoritetsgrupper = minority groups = vähemmistöryhmät
* jämlikhet = equality = tasa-arvo
* miljöskydd = environmental protection = ympäristönsuojelu
* flyktingar = refugees = pakolaiset
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus
* yttrandefrihet = freedom of expression = ilmaisuvapaus
* högkommissarie för mänskliga rättigheter = High Commissioner for Human Rights = ihmisoikeusvaltuutettu
* HCNM = HCNM = HCNM
* homosexualitet = homosexuality = homoseksuaalisuus
* afrikanska kommissionen för människans och folkens rättigheter = African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights = Afrikan ihmisoikeustoimikunta
* gästarbetare = migrant workers = vierastyöläiset
* kommittén för de mänskliga rättigheterna (FN) = Human Rights Committee (UN) = ihmisoikeuskomitea (YK)
* europeiska domstolen för de mänskliga rättigheterna = European Court of Human Rights = Euroopan ihmisoikeustuomioistuin
* interamerikanska domstolen för de mänskliga rättigheterna = Inter-American Court of Human Rights = inter-amerikkalainen ihmisoikeustuomioistuin
* ILO = ILO = ILO
* internationell humanitär rätt = international humanitarian law = kansainvälinen humanitaarinen oikeus
* inuiter = Inuits = inuiitit
* rätt till liv = right to life = oikeus elämään
* nationella minoriteter = national minorities = kansalliset vähemmistöt
* nationalitet = nationality = kansallisuus
* minoritetsgrupper = minority groups = vähemmistöryhmät
* OSSE = OSCE = ETYJ
* äganderätt = right to property = omistusoikeus
* religionsfrihet = freedom of religion = uskonnonvapaus
* slaveri = slavery = orjuus
* staternas förpliktelser = obligations of states = valtioiden velvollisuudet
* rätt till strejk = right to strike = lakko-oikeus
* tortyr = torture = kidutus
* UNESCO = UNESCO = UNESCO
* välfärd = welfare = hyvinvointi
* CESCR Committee = CESCR Committee = CESCR Committee
* CRC Committee = CRC Committee = CRC Committee
* CAT Committee = CAT Committee = CAT Committee
* WHO = WHO = WHO
* Världsbanken = World Bank = Maailmanpankki

NOTE (GENERAL): Convention on the protection of acrhaeological heritage; ICCPR; Declaration on the principles of cultural co-operation; CEDAW; CDE; Convention on discrimination in respect of employment and occupation (ILO convention no. 111); ICESCR; Refugee convention; Genocide convention; ACHPR; AMR; ECHR; UDHR; Limburg prinicples; Convention on the legal status of migrant workers; Framework convention for the protection of national minorities; CERD; French declaration of man and of the citizen; Migrant workers convention; CRC; Schengen convention; ESC; CAT; Vienna declaration and programme of action; Vienna convention on the law of treaties;

 
74. Luopajärvi, Katja : Kvinnlig könsstympning som könsbetingad förföljelse, 2000
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: unpublished document

Kvinnlig könsstympning som könsbetingad förföljelse / Luopajärvi, Katja, 92 p. . - Åbo : Åbo Akademi. Rättsvetenskapliga institutionen, 2000.

LANGUAGE: SWE

INDEX WORDS:
* flyktingar = refugees = pakolaiset
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus
* brott mot mänskliga rättigheter = human rights violations = ihmisoikeusloukkaukset
* tortyr = torture = kidutus
* omänsklig behandling eller bestraffning = inhuman treatment or punishment = epäinhimillinen kohtelu tai rangaistus
* förföljelse = persecution = vaino
* kvinnor = women = naiset
* diskriminering = discrimination = syrjintä
* återsändningsförbud = non-refoulement principle = palautuskielto
* påtvingad abort = forced abortion = pakkoabortti
* påtvingad sterilisering = forced sterilization = pakkosterilisointi
* WHO = WHO = WHO
* kvinnlig könsstympning = female genital mutilation (FGM) = naisten sukupuolielinten silpominen
* CEDAW Committee = CEDAW Committee = CEDAW Committee
* europeiska domstolen för de mänskliga rättigheterna = European Court of Human Rights = Euroopan ihmisoikeustuomioistuin
* EU = EU = EU

GEOGRAPHICAL TERMS: Sweden / Finland / Canada / USA / Australia

NOTE (THESIS): Master's thesis in public international law, 2000, [T]

NOTE (GENERAL): Refugee convention; Cartagena declaration on refugees;

LIBRARY LOCATION: IMR

SHELF CODE: seminarierummet

 
75. Ibhawoh, Bonny : Between culture and constitution, 2000
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: part of a serial

Between culture and constitution : evaluating the cultural legitimacy of human rights in the African state / Ibhawoh, Bonny

REFERENCE TO GENERIC UNIT (Periodica): Human rights quarterly : vol. 22; no. 3., p. 838-860. - Baltimore, Maryland : The John Hopkins U. P., 2000. - ISSN 0275-0392

LANGUAGE: ENG

INDEX WORDS:
* mänskliga rättigheter = human rights = ihmisoikeudet
* grundlag/författning = constitution = perustuslaki/valtiosääntö
* kulturell identitet = cultural identity = kulttuuri-identiteetti
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus

GEOGRAPHICAL TERMS: Africa / Senegal / Ghana / Burkina Faso / Sudan

NOTE (GENERAL): CEDAW;

URL http://muse.jhu.edu/journals/human_rights_quarterly/toc/hrq22.3.html#articles3

 
76. Hancock, Linda (ed.) : Rewriting rights in Europe, 2000
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: monograph

Rewriting rights in Europe / Hancock, Linda (ed.) ; O'Brien, Carolyn (ed.), xvii, 221 p.. - Aldershot : Ashgate, 2000.

ISBN 0-7546-2002-6

LANGUAGE: ENG

ABSTRACT: Contents: 1. Introduction: Rewriting rights in Europe, by Linda Hancock and Carolyn O'Brien. 2. Rights and the dignity of humanity, by Attracta Ingram. 3. Women and human rights in Europe: views from France, by Bronwyn. 4. From Joan of Arc to Bardot: immigration, nationalism, rights and the Front National, by Paul Hainsworth. 5. Reflections on minority rights and the liberal state in Central Europe, by Stefan Auer. 6. Rights, institutions and culture after communism, by Martin Krygier. 6. Economic rights in contemporary Europe, by Donald MacLaren. 7. Towards a wider Europe: Eastern Europe’s rocky road into European union, by Harald Sander. 9. Legal rights and state responsibilities under ECHR, by David Kinley. 10. The international criminal court and state sovereignty; Fundamental rights, national sovereignty and Europe’s new citizens, by Stephen Hall.

INDEX WORDS:
* ECJ = ECJ = ECJ
* EU = EU = EU
* GATT/WTO = GATT/WTO = GATT/WTO
* internationella brottmålsdomstolen = international criminal court (ICC) = kansainvälinen rikostuomioistuin
* internationella tribunalen för krigsförbrytelser = international tribunal on war crimes (ICTY and ICTR) = kansainvälinen sotarikostuomioistuin
* FN:s folkrättskommission = International Law Commission (ILC) = kansainvälisen oikeuden toimikunta
* NGO = NGO = NGO
* UNHCR = UNHCR = UNHCR
* utlänningar = aliens/non-citizens = ulkomaalaiset
* censur = censorship = sensuuri
* dödsstraff = death penalty = kuolemanrangaistus
* narkotikahandel = drug trade = huumekauppa
* EMU = EMU = EMU
* jämlikhet = equality = tasa-arvo
* folkmord = genocide = kansanmurha
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus
* minoritetsgrupper = minority groups = vähemmistöryhmät
* nationalism = nationalism = nationalismi
* våldtäkt = rape = raiskaus
* flyktingar = refugees = pakolaiset
* socialskydd = social security = sosiaaliturva
* krigsförbrytelser = war crimes = sotarikokset
* kvinnor = women = naiset
* tortyr = torture = kidutus
* grundlag/författning = constitution = perustuslaki valtiosääntö

NOTE (GENERAL): SEA; UDHR; ACHPR; AMR; Cairo declaration of humanrights in Islam; Canadian charter of rights and freedoms; ToA; ESC; Geneva conventions; ICESCR, ICCPR; TEU; The statute of the ICC; Vienna convention on the rights of treaties; CEDAW; Declaration on the elimination of all forms of intolerance and discrimination based on religion or belief; ECHR; IMT charter;

URL http://www.ashgate.com/index2.cfm?visitingfrom=RestOfWorld

 
77. Breitung, Barrett A. : Interpretation and eradication, 1996
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: part of a serial

Interpretation and eradication : national and international responses to female circumcision / Breitung, Barrett A.

REFERENCE TO GENERIC UNIT (Periodica): Emory international law review : vol. 10; Fall 1996; no. 2., 14 p.. - Atlanta, Gerogia : Emory University School of Law, 1996. - ISSN 1052-2850

LANGUAGE: ENG

INDEX WORDS:
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus
* islam = Islam = islaminusko
* muslimer = Muslims = muslimit
* CEDAW Committee = CEDAW Committee = CEDAW Committee
* barn = children = lapset
* kvinnor = women = naiset
* omänsklig behandling eller bestraffning = inhuman treatment or punishment = epäinhimillinen kohtelu tai rangaistus

GEOGRAPHICAL TERMS: United Kingdom / Australia / Canada / USA

NOTE (GENERAL): UDHR-5; DRC; CRC; CAT-1; CEDAW;

URL Tillgång via Westlaw

 
78. Section V : Other issues, 2001
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: part of monograph series

Section V : Other issues /

REFERENCE TO GENERIC UNIT: Women and international human rights law : volume 3 / Askin, K.D.; Kooenig, D.M. (eds.), p. 761-968. - Ardsley, NY : Transnational publ., 2001.

ISBN 1-57105-093-0

LANGUAGE: ENG

ABSTRACT: CONTENTS:. 1. The "Equality of Puppies": Women and the International Monetary Fund, by Jane Lee Saber. 2. Historical Precursors to Modern Campaigns for Women's Human Rights: Campaigns Against Footbinding and Female Circumcision, by Kathryn Sikkink. 3. Women and Civil Society: NGOs and International Criminal Law, by Helen Durham. 4. Gender, Property, and Land Rights: Bridging a Critical Gap in Economic Analysis and Policy. by Bina Agarwal . 5. Women and the United States Government, by Marcella David. 6. General Ethnic, Racial, and Religious Differences, by Janice Love & Natalie Hevener Kaufman.

INDEX WORDS:
* jämlikhet = equality = tasa-arvo
* IMF = IMF = IMF
* u-länder = developing countries = kehitysmaat
* barnhandel = child care = lasten pahoinpitely
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus
* internationell straffrätt = international criminal justice = kansainvälinen rikosoikeus
* NGO = NGO = NGO
* sexuellt utnyttjande = sexual abuse = seksuaalinen hyväksikäyttö
* krigsförbrytelser = war crimes = sotarikokset
* internationella tribunalen för krigsförbrytelser = international tribunal on war crimes (ICTY and ICTR) = kansainvälinen rikostuomioistuin
* folkmord = genocide = kansanmurha
* brott mot mänskligheten = crimes against humanity = rikos ihmisyyttä vastaan
* rättsfall/rättspraxis = cases/case law = oikeustapaukset/oikeuskäytäntö
* inkorporering = incorporation = yhdistäminen
* rätt till undervisning = right to education = oikeus opetukseen
* grundlag/författning = constitution = perustuslaki valtiosääntö
* landrättigheter = land ownership rights = maanomistusoikeus

NOTE (GENERAL): UDHR; ICCPR; ICESCR; UN charter; CEDAW; CRC; Geneva conventions; Vienna declaration and programme of action;

 
79. Bell, Lynda S. (ed.) : Negotiating culture and human rights, 2001
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: monograph

Negotiating culture and human rights / Bell, Lynda S. (ed.) ; Nathan, ANdrew (ed.) ; Peleg, Ilan (ed.), xiii, 428 p.. - New York : Columbia U. P., 2001.

ISBN 0-231-12081-8

LANGUAGE: ENG

ABSTRACT: CONTENTS:. Part l. Human Rights and thé Asian Values Debate Introduction: Culture and Human Rights, by Lynda S. Bell, Andrew ]. Nathan, and llan Peleg. 1. Who Produces Asian Identity? Discourse, Discrimination, and Chinese Peasant Women in thé Quest for Human Rights, by Lynda S. Bell. Part 2. Culturally Informed Arguments for Universal Human Rights : 2. Cetting Beyond Cross-Talk: Why Persisting Disagreements Are Philosophically Nonfatal, by Michael G. Bambart. 3. Western Defensiveness and thé Défense of Rights: A Communitarian Alternative, by Kenneth E. Marris. 4. Rights Hunting in Non-Western Traditions, by Steven ]. Hood. Part 3. Human Rights Law and its Limits :. 5. How a Libéral Jurist Défends thé Bangkok Déclaration, by Michael W. Dowdle. 6. Are Women Human? Thé Promise and Périls of "Women's Rights as Human Rights", by Lucinda Joy Peach. 7. Re-Positioning Human Rights Discourse on "Asian" Perspectives, by Sharon K. Hom. Part 4. Rights Discourse and Power Relations : 8. Human Rights and thé Discourse on Universality: A Chinese Historical Perspective, by Xiaoqun Xu. 9. Jihad Over Human Rights, Human Rights as Jihad: Clash of Universals, by Farhat Haq. 10. Universalization of thé Rejection of Human Rights: Russias Case by Dmitry Shlapentokh. 11. Ethnicity and Human Rights in Contemporary Democracies: Israël and Other Cases, by llan Peleg. 12. Waïking Two Roads: Reading Human Rights in Contemporary Chinese Fiction, by Tomas N.Santos.

INDEX WORDS:
* mänskliga rättigheter = human rights = ihmisoikeudet
* diskriminering = discrimination = syrjintä
* kvinnor = women = naiset
* grundlag/författning = constitution = perustuslaki/valtiosääntö
* medborgarskap = citizenship = kansalaisuus
* medborgerliga och politiska rättigheter = civil and political rights = kansalaisoikeudet ja poliittiset oikeudet
* demokrati = democracy = demokratia
* jämlikhet = equality = tasa-arvo
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus
* utrikespolitik = foreign policy = ulkopolitiikka
* globalisering = globalization = globalisaatio
* islam = Islam = islaminusko
* nationalism = nationalism = nationalismi
* rasism = racism = rasismi
* människohandel = trafficking in persons = ihmiskauppa
* Världsbanken = World Bank = Maailmanpankki

NOTE (GENERAL): UDHR; Bangkok NGO declaration on human rights; CEDAW;

URL http://www.columbia.edu/cu/cup/catalog/data/023112/023112080X.HTM

 
80. Jong, Cornelis D. de : The freedom of thought, conscience and religion or belief in the United Nations (1946-1993), 2000
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: monograph

The freedom of thought, conscience and religion or belief in the United Nations (1946-1993) / Jong, Cornelis D. de - (Series School of human rights research ; vol. 5), xviii, 777 p.. - Antwerpen : Intersentia, 2000.

ISBN 90-5095-137-6

LANGUAGE: ENG

ABSTRACT: CONTENTS.. 1. General introduction. 2. The freedom to have or change one's religion or belief. 3. The freedom to manifest one's religion or belief. 4. Conscientious objection to military service. 5. The right of non-discrimination based on religion or belief. 6. The freedom to manifest one's religion or belief in community with others. 7. The right of protection for places of worship or asembly in connection with a religion or belief. 8. The rights of institutions based on religion or belief. 9. Religion or belief and family law. 10. The right to education in accordance with one's religion or belief. 11. The promotion of tolerance in matters relating to religion or belief. 12. The freedom of thought, conscience and religion in the framework of regional European instruments.

INDEX WORDS:
* religionsfrihet = freedom of religion = uskonnonvapaus
* samvetsfrihet = freedom of conscience = omantunnonvapaus
* tolkning = interpretation = tulkinta
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus
* civiltjänstgöring = conscientious objection = siviilipalvelus
* diskriminering = discrimination = syrjintä
* icke-diskriminering = non-discrimination = syrjintäkielto
* äktenskap = marriage = avioliitto
* rätt till undervisning = right to education = oikeus opetukseen
* barn = children = lapset
* tolerans = tolerance = suvaitsevaisuus
* OSSE = OSCE = ETYJ
* specialrapportör = special rapporteur = erityisraportoija
* kommittén för de mänskliga rättigheterna (FN) = Human Rights Committee (UN) = ihmisoikeuskomitea (YK)

NOTE (THESIS): Dr.iur., Maastricht University, [20000914], [T]

NOTE (GENERAL): Declaration on the elimination of all forms of intolerance and of discrimination based on religion or belief; ICCPR; UDHR;

URL http://www.law.uu.nl/english/orm/publ/05.asp

 
81. Fottrell, Deirdre (ed.) : Revisiting children's rights, 2000
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: monograph series

Revisiting children's rights : 10 years of the Un convention on the rights of the child / Fottrell, Deirdre (ed.), x, 196 p.. - Hague : Kluwer law, 2000.

ISBN 90-411-1508-0

LANGUAGE: ENG

ABSTRACT: Foreword; Mary Robinson, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights. 1. One Step Forward or Two Steps Sideways: Assessing the First Decade of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, by D. Fottrell. 2. Children and Cultural Diversity, by M. Freeman. 3. Islamic Perspectives on the Rights of the Child, by M. Siraj Sait. 4. Feminism and Children's Rights: the politics of voice, by H. Lim, J. Roche. 5. Interpretations of Children's Identity Rights, by K. O'Donovan. 6. The Impact of the Convention on the Case-law of the European Court of Human Rights, by U. Kilkelly. 7. Children and Armed Conflict: some issues of law and policy, by J. Kuper. 8. Ending Corporal Punishment of Children, by P. Newell. 9. State responsibility and parental responsibility: New Labour and the implementation of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child in the United Kingdom, by C. Hamilton, M. Roberts. 10. The State, the Family and the Child Refugee, by P. Tuitt. 11. Child Domestic Workers: slaves, foster children or underage employees? by M. Black. 12. Why the Convention is not about Street Children, by J. Ennew.

INDEX WORDS:
* barn = children = lapset
* islam = Islam = islaminusko
* muslimer = Muslims = muslimit
* tolkning = interpretation = tulkinta
* väpnad konflikt = armed conflict = aseellinen selkkaus
* kroppsaga = corporal punishment = ruumiillinen kuritus
* barnarbete = child labour = lapsityö
* europeiska domstolen för de mänskliga rättigheterna = European Court of Human Rights = Euroopan ihmisoikeustuomioistuin
* gatubarn = street children = katulapset
* CRC Committee = CRC Committee = CRC Committee
* implementering = implementation = toteuttaminen
* reservationer = reservations = varaumat
* feminism = feminism = naisasialiike
* flyktingbarn = refugee children = pakolaislapset
* övergivna barn = abandoned children = hylätyt lapset
* abort = abortion = abortti
* sexuellt utnyttjande = sexual abuse = seksuaalinen hyväksikäyttö
* rätt till undervisning = right to education = oikeus opetukseen
* barnets bästa = best interest of the child = lapsen etu
* asyl = asylum = turvapaikka
* barnprostitution = child prostitution = lapsiprostituutio
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus
* barnsoldater = child soldiers = lapsisotilaat
* rapporter = state reports = raportit
* u-länder = developing countries = kehitysmaat
* handikappade barn = disabled children = vammaiset lapset
* ekonomiska rättigheter = economic rights = taloudelliset oikeudet
* sysselsättning = employment = työllisyys
* hedersmord = honour killing = kunniamurha
* urfolk = indigenous peoples = alkuperäiskansat
* internationella brottmålsdomstolen = international criminal court (ICC) = kansainvälinen rikostuomioistuin
* internationella tribunalen för krigsförbrytelser = international tribunal on war crimes (ICTY and iCTR) = kansainvälinen sotarikostuomioistuin
* kurder = Kurds = kurdit
* OAU = OAU = OAU
* föräldrar = parents = vanhemmat
* rättsfall/rättspraxis = cases/case law = oikeustapaukset/oikeuskäytäntö
* sociala rättigheter = social rights = sosiaaliset oikeudet
* statsansvar = state responsibility = valtiovastuu
* donatorer = donors = kehitysavunantajat
* UNHCR = UNHCR = UNHCR
* ratificering = ratification = ratifiointi
* krigsförbrytelser = war crimes = sotarikokset
* WHO = WHO = WHO
* kvinnor = women = naiset
* rätt att deltaga = right to participate = oikeus osallistua

GEOGRAPHICAL TERMS: Africa / Argentina / Australia / Austria / Bangladesh / Belgium / Brazil / Burundi / Canada / Colombia / Costa Rica / Cyprus / Czech Republic / Denmark / Egypt / El Salvador / Ethiopia / Finland / France / Guatemala / United Kingdom / India / Iraq / Ireland / Italy / Kuwait / latin America / Latvia / Luxembourg / mali / Mexico / Middle East / Morocco / Mozamibque / Namibia / Nepal / Nigeria / Norway / pakistan / peru / Poland / Rwanda / Senegal / Somalia / South Africa / Spain / South Asia / Sweden / Tanzania / Uganda / USA / Viet Nam / West Africa / Former Yugoslavia

NOTE (GENERAL): CRC; Worst forms of child labour (ILO convention no. 182); ICCPR; Declaration on the rights of the child; CAT; CERD; African charter on the rights of the child; CEDAW; ICESCR; Refugee convention; Geneva conventions; additional protocols to the Geneva conventions; Cairo declaration on human rights in Islam; Vienna declaration and programme of action;

URL http://www.wkap.nl/bookcc.htm/90-411-1508-0

 
82. Cowan, Jane K. (ed.) : Culture and rights, 2001
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: monograph series

Culture and rights : anthropological perspectives / Cowan, Jane K. (ed.) ; Dembour, Marie-Benedicte (ed.) ; Wilson, Richard A. (ed.), xiv, 258 p.. - Cambridge : Cambridge U. P., 2001.

ISBN 0-521-79735-7

LANGUAGE: ENG

ABSTRACT: 1. Introduction; Part I. SETTING UNIVERSAL RIGHTS: 2. Changing rights, changing culture Sally Engle Merry; 3. Following the movement of a pendulum: between universalism and relativism Marie-Binidicte Dembour; 4. Imposing rights? - a case study of child prostitution in Thailand Heather Montgomery; 5. Gendering culture: towards a plural perspective of Kwena women’s rights Anne Griffiths; 6. Between universalism and relativism: a critique of the UNESCO concept of culture Thomas Hylland Eriksen. Part II. CLAIMING CULTURAL RIGHTS: 7. Ambiguities of an emancipatory discourse: The making of a Macedonian minority in Greece Jane K. Cowan; 8. From cultural rights to individual rights and back: Nepalese struggles over culture and identity David Gellner; 9. Advancing indigenous claims through the law: Reflections on the Guatemalan peace process Rachel Sieder and Jessica Witchell; 10. Rights as the reward for simulated cultural sameness: the Innu in the Canadian colonial context Colin Samson. [6~

INDEX WORDS:
* urinvånare = aborigines = alkuasukkaat
* barn = children = lapset
* prostitution = prostitution = prostituutio
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus
* CEDAW Committee = CEDAW Committee = CEDAW Committee
* kollektiva rättigheter = collective rights = kollektiiviset oikeudet
* sedvanerätt = customary law = tapaoikeus
* familjevåld = domestic violence = perheväkivalta
* etik = ethics = etiikka
* europeiska domstolen för de mänskliga rättigheterna = European Court of Human Rights = Euroopan ihmisoikeustuomioistuin
* kvinnlig könsstympning = female genital mutilation (FGM) = naisten sukupuolielinten silpominen
* globalisering = globalization = globalisaatio
* ILO = ILO = ILO
* urfolk = indigenous peoples = alkuperäiskansat
* minoritetsgrupper = minority groups = vähemmistöryhmät
* massmedia = mass media = joukkotiedotusvälineet
* diskriminering = discrimination = syrjintä
* nationalism = nationalism = nationalismi
* NGO = NGO = NGO
* OSSE = OSCE = ETYJ
* självbestämmanderätt = self-determination = itsemääräämisoikeus
* suveränitet = sovereignty = suvereniteetti
* kvinnor = women = naiset

GEOGRAPHICAL TERMS: Africa / Asia / Bangladesh / Botswana / Canada / China / France / Greece / Hawaii / Guatemala / Latin America / Macedonia / Nepal / Pakistan / Sri Lanka / Thailand / USA

NOTE (GENERAL): ACHPR; CEDAW; Declaration onthe rights and welfare of the African child; DEDAW; Declaration on the rights of the child; ECHR; ICCPR; ICESCR; CRC; Declaration on the rights of minorities; Canadian charter of rights and freedoms;

URL http://uk.cambridge.org

 
83. Alldridge, Peter (ed.) : Personal autonomy, the private sphere, 2001
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: monograph series

Personal autonomy, the private sphere : a comparative study / Alldridge, Peter (ed.) ; Brants, Chrisje (ed.), xxv, 274 p.. - Oxford : Hart, 2001.

ISBN 1-901362-82-5

LANGUAGE: ENG

ABSTRACT: CONTENTS:. 1. Introduction, by Peter Alldridge and Chrisje Brants. 2. Legal morlaism or paternalism : tolerance or indifference? Egalitarian justice and the ethics of equal concern, by Koen Raes. 2. Privacy, autonomy and criminal justice rights : philosophical preliminaries, by Paul Roberts. 3. The public, the private and the significance of payments, by Peter Alldridge. 4. Sovereignty, criminal law and the new European context, by Leonard F. M. Besselink. 5. The state and the nation's bedrooms : the fundamental right of sexual autonomy, by Chrisje Brants. 6. Human rights and the criminalisation of tradition : the practices formerly known as "female circumcision", by Lois Bibbings. 7. Denying shoah, by Bert Swart. 8. Criminal legislation in the nineteenth century : the historic roots of criminal law and non-intervention in the Netherlands, by C.M.Pelser. 9. Consent in Dutch criminal law, by Constantijn Kelk. 10. Dangerousness, popular knowledge and the criminal law : a case of the paedophile as sociocultural, by Richard Collier. 11. The fight against sex with children, by M. Moerings.

INDEX WORDS:
* abort = abortion = abortti
* asyl = asylum = turvapaikka
* autonomi = autonomy = autonomia
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus
* medborgarskap = citizenship = kansalaisuus
* brott mot mänskligheten = crimes against humanity = rikos ihmisyyttä vastaan
* DNA = DNA = DNA
* jämlikhet = equality = tasa-arvo
* EU = EU = EU
* eutanasi = euthanasia = eutanasia
* kvinnlig könsstympning = female genital mutilation (FGM) = naisten sukupuolielinten silpominen
* yttrandefrihet = freedom of expression = ilmaisuvapaus
* grupprättigheter = group rights = ryhmäoikeudet
* homosexualitet = homosexuality = homoseksuaalisuus
* människovärde = human dignity = ihmisarvo
* strafflag = criminal law = rikosoikeus
* transplantation = organ transplantation = elinsiirto
* pedofiler = pedophiles = pedofiilit
* rätt till privatliv = right to privacy = oikeus yksityiselämään
* polis = police = poliisi
* pornografi = pornography = pornografia
* prostitution = prostitution = prostituutio
* rasism = racism = rasismi
* våldtäkt = rape = raiskaus
* rättsstatsprincip = rule of law = oikeusvaltioperiaate
* sexuellt utnyttjande = sexual abuse = seksuaalinen hyväksikäyttö
* suveränitet = sovereignty = suvereniteetti
* intervention = intervention = interventio
* telefonavlyssning = telephone tapping = salakuuntelu
* tortyr = torture = kidutus
* kommittén för de mänskliga rättigheterna (FN) = Human Rights Committee (UN) = ihmisoikeuskomitea (YK)
* offer = victims = uhrit
* kvinnor = women = naiset
* främlingshat = xenophobia = muukalaisviha
* WHO = WHO = WHO
* ICJ = ICJ = ICJ
* europeiska domstolen för de mänskliga rättigheterna = European Court of Human Rights = Euroopan ihmisoikeustuomioistuin
* rättsfall/rättspraxis = cases/case law = oikeustapaukset/oikeuskäytäntö
* ECJ = ECJ = ECJ
* nationella domstolar = national courts = kansalliset tuomioistuimet

GEOGRAPHICAL TERMS: Belgium / France / germany / Netherlands / United Kingdom / USA

NOTE (GENERAL): UDHR-5; ICCPR-3; The worst forms of child labour (ILO convention no. 182); CERD; CEDAW; Convention against illicit traffic in narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances; CRC-19; Dedaw; ECHR; EC treaty; TEU; ToA;

URL http://www.hart.oxi.net/summarylist.asp?SearchParam=personal+autonomy&searchBy=1&submit=search

 
84. Murray, Rachel (ed.) : Documents of the African Commission of Peoples' Rights, 2001
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: monograph

Documents of the African Commission of Peoples' Rights / Murray, Rachel (ed.) ; Evans, Malcolm (ed.), x, 828 p.. - Oxford : Hart Publ., 2001.

ISBN 1-84113-092-3

LANGUAGE: ENG

INDEX WORDS:
* AIDS = AIDS = AIDS
* landminor = landmines = maamiinat
* asyl = asylum = turvapaikka
* barn = children = lapset
* barnarbete = child labour = lapsityö
* dödsstraff = death penalty = kuolemanrangaistus
* deporterade personer = deported persons = karkotetut henkilöt
* afrikanska domstolen för de mänskliga rättigheterna = African Court of Human and Peoples' Rights = Afrikan ihmisoikeustuomioistuin
* flyktingar = refugees = pakolaiset
* diskriminering = discrimination = syrjintä
* undantagstillstånd = state of emergency = hätätila
* jämlikhet = equality = tasa-arvo
* yttrandefrihet = freedom of expression = ilmaisuvapaus
* rättvis rättegång = fair trial = oikeudenmukainen oikeudenkäynti
* homosexualitet = homosexuality = homoseksuaalisuus
* humanitär rätt = humanitarian law = humanitaarinen oikeus
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus
* straffrihet = impunity = rankaisemattomuus
* urfolk = indigenous peoples = alkuperäiskansat
* internationella brottmålsdomstolen = international criminal court (ICC) = kansainvälinen rikostuomioistuin
* internationella tribunalen för krigsförbrytelser = international tribunal on war crimes (ICTY and ICTR) = kansainvälinen sotarikostuomioistuin
* ILO = ILO = ILO
* journalister = journalists = lehtimiehet
* massmedia = mass media = joukkotiedotusvälineet
* nationalitet = nationality = kansallisuus
* OAU = OAU = OAU
* rapporter = state reports = raportit
* fängelseförhållanden = prison conditions = vankilaolosuhteet
* ratificering = ratification = ratifiointi
* reservationer = reservations = varaumat
* flyktingar = refugees = pakolaiset
* rasdiskriminering = racial discrimination = rotusyrjintä
* självbestämmanderätt = self-determination = itsemääräämisoikeus
* specialrapportör = special rapporteur = erityisraportoija
* kvinnor = women = naiset

NOTE (GENERAL): ACHPR; Amendment to the charter; Addis protocol; African charter on the rights and welfare of the child; Refugee convention; ECHR; ICCPR; OAU charter;

LIBRARY LOCATION: IMR

SHELF CODE: VIB

URL http://www.hartpub.co.uk/

 
85. Grimshaw, Patricia (ed.) : Women's rights and human rights, 2001
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: monograph

Women's rights and human rights : international historical perspectives / Grimshaw, Patricia (ed.) ; Holmes, Katie (ed.) ; Lake, Marilyn (ed.), xxi, 318 p.. - New York, : Palgrave, 2001.

ISBN 0-333-80195-4

LANGUAGE: ENG

ABSTRACT: CONTENTS:. Introduction; M.Lake, K.Holmes & P.Grimshaw. PART I: LEGACIES OF IMPERIALISM :. 1. British Women, Women's Rights and Empire, 1790-1850, by C. Midgley. 2. Nationalism, Colonialism and Women: The Case of the World's Woman's Christian Temperance Union in Japan, by N. Hayakawa. 3. Reading the Silences: Suffrage Activists and Race in Nineteenth-Century Settler Societies, by P. Grimshaw. 4. Women, Individual Human Rights, Community Rights: Tensions within the Papua New Guinea State, by A. Dickson-Waiko. 5. Na-Wa-Hine Kapu: Divine Hawaiian Women, by L.Kame'eleihiwa. 6. Reconciling Our Mothers' Lives: Indigenous and Non-Indigenous Women Coming Together, by J. Huggins, K. Saunders & I. Tarrago. 7. Margaret Mead and the Ambiguities of Sexual Citizenship for Women, by D. Janiewski. PART II: NEGOTIATING NATIONAL CITIZENSHIP : 8. Rerooting American Women's Activism: Global Perspectives on 1848, by N. Hewitt. 9. Women's Suffrage, Citizenship Law and National Identity: Gendering the Nation-State in France and Germany, 1871-1918, by L. Auslander. 10. Women's rights, Gender and Citizenship in Russia, 1860-1920: the question of difference; by L. Edmondson. 11. Emily's Dream: A Women's Memorial Building and a History without Walls: Citizenship and the Politics of Remembrance in 1930-40s New Zealand, by C. Macdonald. 12. From communal family rights to individual rights in women's national citizenship in Norway, 1888-1905, by I. Blom. 13. Social Citizenship and Women's Right to Work in Postwar America, by E. Boris & S. Michel. 14. The Status of Widows in Bangladesh, by S. Akhtar. PART III: WOMEN WORKING INTERNATIONALLY : 15. Nationalism and Feminism in the Black Atlantic, by D. G. White. 16. Women's Rights of Human Rights? International Feminism between the, wars, K. Offen. 17. From Self-Determination (via Protection) to Equality (via Non-Discrimination): Defining Women's Rights at the League of Nations and the United Nations, by M. Lake. 18. South Sudanese Refugee Women: Questioning the Past, Imagining the future, by J. K. Edward. 19. Women's Rights as Human Rights: Grassroots Women Redefine Citizenship in a Global Context, by T. Kaplan.

INDEX WORDS:
* urinvånare = aborigines = alkuasukkaat
* kvinnor = women = naiset
* barn = children = lapset
* barnavård = child care = lastenhoito
* medborgarskap = citizenship = kansalaisuus
* handel med kvinnor = trafficking in women = naiskauppa
* slaveri = slavery = orjuus
* feminism = feminism = naisasialiike
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus
* homosexualitet = homosexuality = homoseksuaalisuus
* mänskliga rättigheter = human rights = ihmisoikeudet
* invandrare = immigrants = maahanmuuttajat
* landrättigheter = land ownership rights = maanomistusoikeus
* äktenskap = marriage = avioliitto
* nationalitet = nationality = kansallisuus
* nationalism = nationalism = nationalismi
* urfolk = indigenous peoples = alkuperäiskansat
* rasism = racism = rasismi
* självbestämmanderätt = self-determination = itsemääräämisoikeus

GEOGRAPHICAL TERMS: Afghanistan / Africa / Argentina / Asia / Canada / Hawaii / India / Japan / Korea / Russian Federation / Netherlands / Norway / Papua New Guinea / Rwanda / Sweden / USA / Yugoslavia / Zimbabwe

URL http://www.palgrave.com/catalogue/catalogue.asp?Title_Id=0333801954

 
86. Hammer, Leonard M. : The international human right to freedom of conscience,
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: monograph

The international human right to freedom of conscience : some suggestions for its development and application / Hammer, Leonard M.

ISBN 0-7546-2132-4

LANGUAGE: ENG

ABSTRACT: CONTENTS:. 1. Introduction. 2. A brief history of the development of the right to conscience. 3. Analysis of the treaties and other documents. 4. The Forum Internum. 5. The Forum Externum. 6. Military conscientious objection. 7. Conscientious objection to taxes. 8. Proposing a group-oriented approach to the right to conscience. Conclusion Bibliography; Indices.

INDEX WORDS:
* abort = abortion = abortti
* församlingsfrihet = freedom of assembly = kokoontumisvapaus
* barn = children = lapset
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus
* civiltjänstgöring = conscientious objection = siviilipalvelus
* inskränkningar = derogations = poikkeukset
* europeiska domstolen för de mänskliga rättigheterna = European Court of Human Rights = Euroopan ihmisoikeustuomioistuin
* rättsfall/rättspraxis = cases/case law = oikeustapaukset/oikeuskäytäntö
* diskriminering = discrimination = syrjintä
* folkmord = genocide = kansanmurha
* tvångsarbete = forced labour = pakkotyö
* yttrandefrihet = freedom of expression = ilmaisuvapaus
* etik = ethics = etiikka
* grupprättigheter = group rights = ryhmäoikeudet
* kommittén för de mänskliga rättigheterna (FN) = Human Rights Committee (UN) = ihmisoikeuskomitea (YK)
* ICJ = ICJ = ICJ
* muslimer = Muslims = muslimit
* religionsfrihet = freedom of religion = uskonnonvapaus
* PCIJ = PCIJ = PCIJ
* flyktingar = refugees = pakolaiset
* religiös intolerans = religious intolerance = uskonnollinen suvaitsemattomuus
* tortyr = torture = kidutus
* krigets lagar = laws of war = sodan oikeussäännöt
* kvinnor = women = naiset
* OAS = OAS = OAS

GEOGRAPHICAL TERMS: Argentina / Brazil / Bulgaria / Canada / Chile / China / Cyprus / Finland / France / Germany / Greece / Iceland / Israel / Japan / Lebanon / Liberia / Mozambique / Netherlands / New Zealand / Nigeria / Norway / Pakistan / Philippines / Poland / Romania / Russian Federation / SAudi Arabia / Togoland / Transylvania / Turkey / Ukraine / United Kingdom / USA / Uruguay / Venezuela / Zaire

NOTE (GENERAL): ECHR; AMR; ACHPR; ADRD; CAT; CEDAW; Refugee convention; Convention relating to the status of stateless persons; Declaration onthe elimination of allf orms of intolerance and discrimination based on religion or belief; Declaration on the rights of minorities; Geneva conventions; CERD; Migrant workers convention; UDHR; Vienna convention on the law of treaties;

URL http://www.ashgate.com/index2.cfm

 
87. Shell-Duncan, Bettina (ed.) : Female circumcision in Africa, 2001
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: monograph series

Female circumcision in Africa : culture, controversy and change / Shell-Duncan, Bettina (ed.) ; Hernlund, Ylva, viii, 349 p.. - Boulder, Co : Lynne Rienner publ., 2001.

ISBN 1-55587-995-0

LANGUAGE: ENG

ABSTRACT: CONTENTS:. 1. Female "Circumcision" in Africa: Dimensions of the Practice and the Debates—the Editors, by Bettina-Shell-Duncan and Ylva Hernlund. 2. Is Female "Circumcision" a Maladaptive Cultural Pattern?, by Ellen Gruenbaum. 3. To Marry and Bear Children?: A Demographic Consequences of Infibulation in Sudan, by Deborah Balk. 4. Female "Circumcision" Among the Yoruba of Southwest Nigeria: The Beginning of Change, by I.O. Orubuloye, Pat Caldwell, and John C. Caldwell. 5. Female Genital Cutting in Nigeria: Views of Nigerian Doctors on the Medicalization Debate, by —Mairo Usman Mandara. 6. Women Without Choices: The Debate over Medicalization of Female Genital Cutting and Its Impact on a Northern Kenyan Community, by Bettina Shell-Duncan, W.O. Obiero, and L.A. Muruli. 7. "Ngaitana (I Will Circumcise Myself)": Lessons from Colonial Campaigns to Ban Excision in Meru, Kenya, by Lynn Thomas. 8. Revisiting Feminist Discourses on Infibulation: Responses from Sudanese Feminists, by Rogaia Mustafa Abusharaf. 9. Adopting Female "Circumcision" in Southern Chad: The Experience of the Myabe, by Lori Leonard. 10. Handing Over the Knife: Numu Women and the Campaign Against Excision in Mali, by Claudie Gosselin. 11. Becoming a Muslim, Becoming a Person: Female "Circumcision," Religious Identity, and Personhood in Guinea-Bissau, by Michelle C. Johnson. 12. Cutting Without Ritual and Ritual Without Cutting: Female "Circumcision" and the Re-ritualization of Initiation in the Gambia, by Ylva Hernlund. 13. Female Genital Cutting: The Beginning of the End, by Gerry Mackie. 14. Rites and Wrongs: An Insider/Outsider Reflects on Power and Excision, by Fuambai Ahmadu.

INDEX WORDS:
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus
* kvinnlig könsstympning = female genital mutilation (FGM) = naisten sukupuolielinten silpominen
* feminism = feminism = naisasialiike
* abort = abortion = abortti
* asyl = asylum = turvapaikka
* sexuell orientering = sexual orientation = seksuaalinen suuntautuminen
* bisexualitet = bisexuality = biseksuaalisuus

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88. Franklin, Bob (ed.) : The new handbook of children's rights, 2002
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: monograph

The new handbook of children's rights : comparative policy and practice / Franklin, Bob (ed.), xiv, 433 p.. - London : Routledge, 2002.

ISBN 0-415-2503-6

LANGUAGE: ENG

ABSTRACT: CONTENTS:. PART I: Children's rights : an overview. PART II: Children's rights : the changing legal framework. PART III: Children's rights : cases for action. PART IV: Children's rights : listening to children and young people's voices. PART V: Children's rights : comparative perspectives.

INDEX WORDS:
* barn = children = lapset
* rätt till undervisning = right to education = oikeus opetukseen
* ratificering = ratification = ratifiointi
* medborgarskap = citizenship = kansalaisuus
* hälsovård = health care = terveydenhoito
* handikappade barn = disabled children = vammaiset lapset
* gatubarn = street children = katulapset
* UNICEF = UNICEF = UNICEF
* urinvånare = aborigines = alkuasukkaat
* församlingsfrihet = freedom of assembly = kokoontumisvapaus
* barnavård = child care = lastenhoito
* invandring = immigration = maahanmuutto
* barnets bästa = best interest of the child = lapsen etu
* barnarbete = child labour = lapsityö
* skadestånd = compensation = vahingonkorvaus
* preventivmedel = contraceptives = ehkäisyvälineet
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus
* yttrandefrihet = freedom of expression = ilmaisuvapaus
* föreningsfrihet = freedom of association = yhdistymisvapaus
* AIDS = AIDS = AIDS
* homosexualitet = homosexuality = homoseksuaalisuus
* kroppsaga = corporal punishment = ruumiillinen kuritus
* rätt till liv = right to life = oikeus elämään
* mental hälsa = mental health = mielenterveys
* pedofiler = pedophiles = pedofiilit
* barnprostitution = child prostitution = lapsiprostituutio
* adoption = adoption = adoptio
* flyktingbarn = refugee children = pakolaislapset
* sexuellt utnyttjande = sexual abuse = seksuaalinen hyväksikäyttö
* sexturism = sex tourism = seksiturismi
* självmord = suicide = itsemurha
* CRC Committee = CRC Committee = CRC Committee
* CERD Committee = CERD Committee = CERD Committee
* offer = victims = uhrit
* rösträtt = right to vote = äänioikeus
* ungdomar = juveniles = nuoriso

GEOGRAPHICAL TERMS: China / Australia / Belgium / United Kingdom

NOTE (GENERAL): Charter of the rights of the child; CRC; CERD;

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89. Denniston, George C. (ed.) : Understanding circumcision, 2001
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: monograph

Understanding circumcision : a multi-disciplinary approach to a multi-dimensional problem / Denniston, George C. (ed.) ; Hodges, Frederick Mansfield ; Milos, Marilyn Fayre, xix, 404 p.. - Hague : Kluwer Law, 2001.

ISBN 0-306-46701-1

LANGUAGE: ENG

INDEX WORDS:
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus
* kvinnor = women = naiset
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus
* undernäring = malnutrition = aliravitsemus
* kvinnlig könsstympning = female genital mutilation (FGM) = naisten sukupuolielinten silpominen
* AIDS = AIDS = AIDS
* mänskliga rättigheter = human rights = ihmisoikeudet
* maorer = Maori people = maorit
* graviditet = pregnancy = raskaus
* prostitution = prostitution = prostituutio
* självmord = suicide = itsemurha
* barn = children = lapset
* judar = Jews = juutalaiset
* etik = ethics = etiikka
* amputation = amputation = amputaatio
* födelsekontroll = birth control = syntyvyydensäännöstely
* barnmisshandel = child abuse = lasten pahoinpitely

GEOGRAPHICAL TERMS: South Africa / Somalia / New Zealand / Sweden / Australia / Phillipines

NOTE (MEETINGS): Proceedings of the Sixth International Symposium on Genital Integrity: Safeguarding Fundamental Human Rights in the 21st Century, held December 7-9, 2000, in Sydney, Australia.

URL http://www.wkap.nl/prod/b/0-306-46701-1

 
90. Packer, Corinne A.A. : Using human rights to change tradition, 2002
 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: monograph series

Using human rights to change tradition : traditional practices harmful to women's reproductive health in sub-Saharan Africa / Packer, Corinne A.A. - ( School of human rights research series ; vol. 13), xiii, 259 p.. - Antwerpen : Intersentia, 2002.

ISBN 90-5095-226-7

LANGUAGE: ENG

ABSTRACT: CONTENT: Chapter I: Introduction 1 The Purpose of the Study 2 Defining the Parameters of the Study 2.1 The Socio-Cultural Determinants of Women's Reproductive Health 2.2 Human Rights as a Tool for Social Change 2.3 Women, Reproductive Health and Harm from Traditional Practices 2.4 The Region of Sub-Saharan Africa 3 The State of Challenges to Harmful Traditional Practices 4 The Structure of the Study. Chapter II: The Harmful Traditional Practices in Question and Supporting Customs and Norms 1 Introduction 2 Traditional Practices Harmful to Women's Reproductive Health 2.1 Female Circumcision 2.2 Early Marriage (Early Sexual Activity and Pregnancy) 2.3 Dietary Taboos during Pregnancy and Lactation 2.4 Practices Relating to Childbirth 2.5 Incisions in Pregnant Women 2.6 Female Religious Bondage 3 Customs and Norms Bolstering Traditional Practices Harmful to Women 3.1 Authority of the Husband and Spousal Violence 3.2 Extended-Family-Household Structure 3.3 Kinship Influence and Intervention in the Name of Lineage 3.4 Son Preference 3.5 Polygyny 3.6 Extra-Marital Sexual Activity 3.7 Brideprice (Bridewealth) 3.8 Levirate (Wife Inheritance) Marriage 3.9 Abduction for Purposes of Rape, Impregnation and Marriage 4 Norms Influencing Fertility 4.1 Universal Marriage 4.2 Ideal Family Size 5 The Culture of Silence and Superstition 6 Combined Customs Contributing to HIV/AIDS Infection 7 Conclusions. Chapter III: The Rights in Question:. 1 Introduction 2 Situating Harmful Traditional Practices within the Framework of International Human Rights Law 2.1 The Obligations of the State in General 2.2 The Obligations of the State Particular to Harmful Traditional Practices 3 Determining Human Rights Violations by the Nature of the Practice 3.1 The Right to Health 3.1.1 The Inseparability of the Rights to Life and Health 3.1.2 Grey Areas 3.2 The Right to Freedom from Discrimination on the Basis of Gender 3.2.1 Grey Areas 3.3 The Right to Freedom from Violence 3.3.1 Grey Areas 3.3.2 Moving Away from the Blanket Gender-Violence Approach 3.3.3 A Word on `Global' Ideologies on Gender and Feminism 3.4 The Rights to Freedom of Thought, Belief, Opinion and Expression 3.4.1 Grey Areas 3.5 The Right to Education 3.6 The Right to Choose One's Spouse 3.7 The Right to Found a Family 4 Conclusions. Chapter IV: The Theoretical Value of the Human Rights Approach:. 1 Introduction 2 Over Two Millennia of Theorizing on Human Rights and Moral Wrongs 2.1 The Debate in Antiquity 2.2 The Debate in the Era of Enlightenment 2.3 Contemporary Relativist Arguments 3 Other Factors Influencing Relativism 4 Resolving the Differences 4.1 The Pluralist Perspective 5 Have We Over-Theorized? 6 Cross-Cultural Normative Judgements 6.1 Inevitable Cultural Evaluations 6.2 A Model for Understanding 7 Closing the Circle. Chapter V: Assessing the African Charter as a Tool for Social Change:. 1 Introduction 2 Deriving Insight from the Travaux Preparatoires 3 Deriving Insight from the African Commission 4 Deriving Insight from the African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child 5 Deriving Insight from Scholarly Argumentation and Interpretation 5.1 The General Situation of Women's Rights 5.2 Clauses Protecting the African Family, Morals and Traditional Values 5.2.1 Clauses on the Protection of the Family 5.2.2 Clauses on the Protection of African Morals and Traditional Values 6 Deriving Insight from the Unique History and Outlook of the African Region 7 Special Measures to Improve the Protection of Women's Rights 7.1 Draft Additional Protocol on Women's Rights 7.2 Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Women 7.3 Considering Alternative Measures 8 The Verdict. Chapter VI: Practical Limitations on the Human Rights Approach:. 1 Introduction 2 Commonly Recommended Strategies and Their Presumed Influence 3 Re-evaluating the Impact of Human Rights Education 4 Questioning the Empowering Force of Human Rights 5 Women's Groups and Power 5.1 Theories on Women's Groups and Empowerment 5.2 Some Challenging Evidence 6 Formal Education and Social Change 6.1 Theories on Education, Reproductive Health and Empowerment 6.2 Some Challenging Evidence 7 Critical Assessments of the Value of Law and Rights in Africa 7.1 Structural Impediments in the Use of Law 7.2 Cultural Impediments in the Use of Law 7.3 Psychological Impediments in the Use of Law 7.4 Recognizing the Limitations of Legislation 8 Conclusions. Chapter VII: Drawing Lessons from Successful and Failed Challenges to Traditional Practices:. 1 Introduction 2 Chinese Footbinding 2.1 The Practice 2.2 Its Demise 3 Sati (Widow Burning) in India 3.1 The Practice 3.2 Its Demise 4 Some African State Initiatives to End Female Circumcision 4.1 Egypt 4.2 Kenya 4.3 The Sudan 5 Lessons Drawn 5.1 Positive Lessons 5.1.1 The Importance of Local Leadership and Support of Opinion Leaders 5.1.2 Gaining Public Support for Eradication as the Primary Measure 5.1.3 The Role of Outsiders 5.2 Negative Lessons 5.2.1 Prioritizing Legislation as a Measure 5.2.2 Admissibility under Certain Forms or Circumstances 5.2.3 Penalizing Those Already Penalized 5.2.4 The Persistent Potential of Regression 6 Some Key Differences and Their Possible Implications. Chapter VIII: Key Agents of Change and the Role of the African State:. 1 Introduction 2 Determining the Most Appropriate Role for the State 3 Indigenous Mechanisms 3.1 Customary (Family) Law 3.2 Religion and Traditional Indigenous Belief Systems 3.2.1 Alternative Initiation Rites and the Role of Ceremonial Leaders 3.3 The Relationship between the State and Indigenous Mechanisms 4 The Media and Other Mechanisms of Communication 5 The Roles of Other Actors 5.1 Local Interest Groups and Concerned NGOs 5.2 Ordinary men 5.3 The Monitoring Bodies of the International Human Rights Treaties 5.4 Donors 5.5 Women's Rights Advocates, Legal Aid and the Legal Profession 6 Conclusions. Chapter IX: Summary and Conclusions:. 1 Summary 2 Conclusions 2.1 The Utility and Effectiveness of the Human Rights Approach 2.2 General Recommendations List of Figures, Tables and Boxes: Figure I Sub-Saharan African Countries Where Female Circumcision is Practiced and Percentage Performed on the Total Female Population Figure II Harmful Traditional Practices and the Rights Violated Figure III How Practices Become Targeted for Global Human Rights Action Figure IV The Framework of Relations among Strategies Table I Percentage of Girls Married Prior to Age 19 Years and Under in Senegal,According to Ethnic Group Table II Percentage of Children Living in Extended-Family-Household Structures in a Sample of Sub-Saharan African Countries Table III Percentage of Children Living in Polygynous Households in a Sample of Sub-Saharan African Countries Table IV Express Treaty Obligations Relevant to the Eradication of Harmful Traditional Practices Table V The Legal Literacy Paradigm Box I Pregnancy and Childbirth in a Traditional Rural Setting Box II Lessons from Rural Ghana. Annexes: Annex A: Relevant Excerpts of Interpretations by Treaty Bodies I. CEDAW's General Recommendation No. 14 concerning Harmful Traditional Practices (1990) II. CEDAW's General Recommendation No. 19 on Violence against Women (1992) III. CEDAW's General Recommendation No. 21 regarding Equality in Marriage and Family Relations (1994) IV. The Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights' General Comment No. 14 on Health (2000) Annex B: Relevant Excerpts of Statements and Strategies from Declaratory Documents I. Declaration of Mexico on the Equality of Women, World Conference on the International Women's Year (United Nations, 1975) II. Nairobi Forward-Looking Strategies for the Advancement of Women, World Conference on the United Nations Decade for Women (United Nations, 1985) III. Vienna Declaration and Programme of Action, World Conference on Human Rights (United Nations, 1993) IV. Declaration on the Elimination of Violence against Women (United Nations, 1993) V. Cairo Programme of Action, International Conference on Population and Development (United Nations, 1994) VI. Copenhagen Declaration, World Summit for Social Development (United Nations, 1995) VII. Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action, World Conference on Women (United Nations, 1995) VIII. Draft Addis Ababa [African] Declaration on Violence against Women (1997). Annex C: Excerpts from the Initial Report of the Central African Republic to the Committee on the Rights of the Child (2000)

INDEX WORDS:
* CESCR Committee = CESCR Committee = CESCR Committee
* OAU = OAU = OAU
* NGO = NGO = NGO
* WHO = WHO = WHO
* AIDS = AIDS = AIDS
* abort = abortion = abortti
* barnäktenskap = child marriage = lapsiavioliitto
* graviditet = pregnancy = raskaus
* rätt till undervisning = right to education = oikeus opetukseen
* kvinnlig omskärelse = female circumcision = naisten ympärileikkaus
* specialrapportör = special rapporteur (violence against women) = erityisraportoija
* islam = Islam = islaminusko
* urfolk = indigenous peoples = alkuperäiskansat
* Världsbanken = World Bank = Maailmanpankki
* kvinnor = women = naiset
* religiös intolerans = religious intolerance = uskonnollinen suvaitsemattomuus
* offer = victims = uhrit

GEOGRAPHICAL TERMS: Benin / Burundi / China / Congo / Egypt / Ethiopia / Ghana / guinea-Bissau / India / Kenya / Lesotho / Liberia / Nigeria / Mozambique / Rwanda / Sierra Leone / Somalia / SUdan / Tanzania / Uganda

NOTE (GENERAL): ICCPR; CEDAW; ICESCR; UDHR; Vienna declaration and programme of action; DEDAW; Cairo programmeof action; Copenhagen declaration; Beijing declaration and platform of action; GC-14 (CESCR Committee); Vienna convention on the law of treaties;

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