New Search
My LibraryHelp Topics

Limit search to available items
Previous Record Next Record
Mokhtari, Shadi, 1976-
TitleAfter Abu Ghraib : exploring human rights in America and the Middle East / Shadi Mokhtari.
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009.
Click on the following to:
view table of contents
 2nd FL Social Science Library Books K3249 .M65 2009  Available
Collationix, 252 p. ; 24 cm.
SeriesCambridge studies in law and society
Cambridge studies in law and society.
Bibliog.Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-248) and index.
ContentsAmerican imaginings of human rights and the Middle East -- The human rights challenge from within -- The Middle Eastern gaze on American human rights commitments -- American imprints and the Middle East's new human rights landscape -- From the ashes of the post-September 11th era : lessons for the human rights project.
SummaryThis work traverses three pivotal human rights struggles of the post-September 11th era. It presents snapshots of human rights being appropriated, promoted, claimed, reclaimed, and contested within and between the American and Middle Eastern contexts.
SubjectAbu Ghraib Prison.
Human rights -- United States.
Human rights -- Middle East.
Terrorism -- Prevention -- Law and legislation -- United States.
ISBN9780521767538 (hardback)
0521767539 (hardback)
Permanent Link
Place a HoldAdd to My ListsAdd to BagMARC Display