Friday, February 4, 2011

New Issue: International Journal of Human Rights

The latest issue of the International Journal of Human Rights (Vol. 15, no. 1, January 2011) is out. Contents include:
  • Special Issue: Indigenous Rights in Southern Africa
    • Jennifer Hays & Megan Biesele, Introduction: Indigenous rights in southern Africa: international mechanisms and local contexts
    • Nigel Crawhall, Africa and the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
    • Sidsel Saugestad, Impact of international mechanisms on indigenous rights in Botswana
    • Robert K. Hitchcock, Maria Sapignoli, & Wayne A. Babchuk, What about our rights? Settlements, subsistence and livelihood security among Central Kalahari San and Bakgalagadi
    • Renee Sylvain, At the intersections: San women and the rights of indigenous peoples in Africa
    • Rodney K. Hopson, Language rights and the San in Namibia: a fragile and ambiguous but necessary proposition
    • Jennifer Hays, Educational rights for indigenous communities in Botswana and Namibia