Monday, August 15, 2011

New Issue: International Journal of Human Rights

The latest issue of the International Journal of Human Rights (Vol. 15, no. 6, 2011) is out. Contents include:
  • Special section articles: European democracy and migration
    • Markus Ketola, EU democracy promotion in Turkey: funding NGOs, funding conflict?
    • Michelle Pace, Liberal or social democracy? Aspect dawning in the EU's democracy promotion agenda in the Middle East
    • Thomas Demmelhuber, The European Union and illegal migration in the southern Mediterranean: the trap of competing policy concepts
    • Hannah M. Cross, Rents, rights, rejections and resistance: West African migrants, the EU's migration regime and militarisation in Mauritania
  • General articles
    • Murat Metin Hakkı, Property wars in Cyprus: the Turkish position according to international law
    • Leonard Hammer, Re-examining the extraterritorial application of the ECHR to northern Cyprus: the need for a measured approach
    • Sean Goggin, Human rights and ‘primitive’ culture: misrepresentations of indigenous life
    • Man Yee Karen Lee, Religion, human rights and the role of culture
    • Laura Kittel, Healing heart and mind: the pursuit of human rights in Engaged Buddhism as exemplified by Aung San Suu Kyi and the Dalai Lama
    • Tamara Jaber, A case for Kosovo? Self-determination and secession in the 21st century
    • Velayutham Saravanan, Subalterns v. state institutions: politicians, state, forest, law and atrocities on tribals in Tamil Nadu, 1990–2000
    • Manisuli Ssenyonjo, Reflections on state obligations with respect to economic, social and cultural rights in international human rights law