The Social Study of Human Rights. A Review Essay

  • Niezen R
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A review essay on books by (1) Amartya Sen, The Idea of Justice (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2009); (2) Mark Goodale, Surrendering to Utopia: An Anthropology of Human Rights (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2009); & (3) Harri Englund, Prisoners of Freedom: Human Rights and the African Poor (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2006).

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  • Ronald Niezen

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