By Janne Mende
Claims to human rights as utilising to a complete (ethnic, spiritual or cultural) team, rather than the person, turn out to be complicated. This ebook finds the pitfalls, merits and calls for that encompass the controversy for and opposed to tradition and id in human rights. It connects a continuing and nuanced theoretical debate with hugely topical empirical findings approximately collective rights for indigenous teams, which for hundreds of years were suppressed and marginalized and now stand on the leading edge of (successfully) hard a human correct to their very own tradition and precise id. This e-book indicates the ambivalences of these calls for and discusses suggestions in order that human rights neither exclude marginalized cultural teams nor reproduce inflexible differences among doubtless unique cultures.
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A Human Right to Culture and Identity: The Ambivalence of Group Rights (Studies in Social and Global Justice) by Janne Mende