Rethinking Japan

Author: Arthur Stockwin
Publisher: Lexington Books
ISBN: 1498537936
Size: 71.94 MB
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The authors argue that with the election of the Abe Government in December 2012, Japanese politics has entered a radically new phase they describe as the “2012 Political System.” The system began with the return to power of the Liberal ...

Memory And Forgetting In The Post Holocaust Era

Author: Alejandro Baer
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1317033760
Size: 63.14 MB
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Taking Argentina and Spain as test cases and looking at public media, scholarly discourse, NGOs dealing with human rights and memory, museums and memorial sites, this book follows these four ways of universalization to illustrate the ...

From Sovereign Impunity To International Accountability

Author: Ramesh Chandra Thakur
Publisher: United Nations Publications
ISBN: 9789280811001
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This publication examines international criminal liability, crimes against humanity and the role of the international criminal courts, and explores the changing political and human rights context that gave rise to the international norm of ...

The Arts Of Transitional Justice

Author: Peter Rush
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1461483859
Size: 54.92 MB
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The chapters in this volume take up this understanding and its demands of transitional justice in situations in several countries: Afghanistan, Serbia, Srebenica, Rwanda, Northern Ireland, Cambodia, as well as the experiences of resulting ...

Sustainable Ecotourism In Central America

Author: Andrew P. Miller
Publisher: Lexington Books
ISBN: 0739180258
Size: 47.43 MB
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This book examines the intersection of ecotourism development, foreign direct investment, globalization, and neoliberalism in Central America.

Terrorism Unjustified

Author: Vicente Medina
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1442253525
Size: 50.18 MB
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Vicente Medina challenges common misconceptions and excuses for extreme political violence and differentiates between justified political violence and unjustifiable terrorism.

Resisting State Violence

Author: Joy James
Publisher: U of Minnesota Press
ISBN: 9780816628131
Size: 25.12 MB
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As the political climate of the United States moves rightward, effective and visionary voices from the left become both rarer and more essential. Here, scholar-activist Joy James provides such a voice.


Author: Adriana Cavarero
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231144571
Size: 43.79 MB
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With this book, Cavarero effectively renders such terms obsolete. She introduces a new word, 'horrorism', to capture the experience of violence.

A Postcapitalist Politics

Author: J. K. Gibson-Graham
Publisher: U of Minnesota Press
ISBN: 1452908834
Size: 27.99 MB
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In the face of an almost universal sense of surrender to capitalist globalization, this book demonstrates that postcapitalist subjects, economies, and communities can be fostered.