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Title:
Religion and human rights : competing claims?
Author:
Gustafson, Carrie, 1966-
Publication Information:
Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
xii, 209 pages ; 24 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
Introduction : ambiguities of the divine / Peter Juviler -- Human rights and public theology : the basic validation of human rights / Max L. Stackhouse -- Reply: Human rights : religious or enlightened? / Louis Henkin -- Human environmental rights and/or biotic rights / Larry Rasmussen -- Reply: Rights of creation to rites of revolution / Patricia A. Daly -- Religion and societal change : the struggle for human rights in Latin America / Margaret E. Crahan -- Reply: Religion and societal change : the struggle for human rights in Latin America / James F. Joyce -- Gandhi's philosophy of Satyagraha : cautionary notes for the International Penal Lobby / Carrie Gustafson -- Reply: Secular eschatologies and class interests of the Internationalized new class / Kenneth Anderson -- Speaking/seeking a common language : women, the Hindu right, and human rights in India / Arati Rao -- Reply: Reconceptualizing the relationships between religion, women, culture, and human rights / Julie Stone Peters -- Feminism, Jewish orthodoxy, and human rights : strange bedfellows? / Blu Greenberg -- Reply: Jewish orthodoxy, modernity, and women's rights / Alan R. Segal -- Islamic law and human rights : conundrums and equivocations / Ann Elizabeth Mayer.
Reading Level:
1550 Lexile.
ISBN:
9780765602619

9780765602626
Format :
Book