Handbook on Human Rights in China

Handbook on Human Rights in China

Author: Sarah Biddulph

Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

ISBN: 9781786433688

Category: Electronic books

Page: 768

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This Handbook gives a wide-ranging account of the theory and practice of human rights in China, viewed against international standards, and China’s international engagements around human rights. The Handbook is organised into the following sections: contested meanings; international dimensions; economic and social rights; civil and political rights; rights in/action and access to justice; political dimensions of human rights in Greater China; and new frontiers.
Handbook on Human Rights in China
Language: en
Pages: 768
Authors: Sarah Biddulph, Joshua Rosenzweig
Categories: Electronic books
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019 - Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

This Handbook gives a wide-ranging account of the theory and practice of human rights in China, viewed against international standards, and China’s international engagements around human rights. The Handbook is organised into the following sections: contested meanings; international dimensions; economic and social rights; civil and political rights; rights in/action and
Handbook on Religion in China
Language: en
Pages: 488
Authors: Stephan Feuchtwang
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-28 - Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

Informative and eye-opening, the Handbook on Religion in China provides a uniquely broad insight into the contemporary Chinese variations of Buddhism, Islam and Christianity. In turn, China's own religions and transmissions of rites and systems of divination have spread beyond China, a progression that is explored in detail across 19
Handbook on Transport and Urban Transformation in China
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Chia-Lin Chen, Haixiao Pan, Qing Shen, James J.Wang
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-03-28 - Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

Since 1978, when China embarked on a new period of economic reforms and introduced open door policies, it has experienced a great urban transformation. The role of transport has proved indispensable in this unprecedented rapid urbanisation and economic growth. As the first research-focused book dedicated to this important topic, the
Handbook of Protest and Resistance in China
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Teresa Wright
Categories: SOCIAL SCIENCE
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019 - Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

Featuring contributions from top scholars and emerging stars in the field, the Handbook of Protest and Resistance in China captures the complexity of protest and dissent in contemporary China, while simultaneously exploring a number of unifying themes. Examining how, when, and why individuals and groups have engaged in contentious acts,
Human Rights Protection System in China
Language: en
Pages: 366
Authors: Pinghua Sun
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-09-18 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

In recent years, more and more scholars in the world feel interested in the topic of human right protection status in China. This book hopes to serve as a window through which its readers will have a better understanding of theory and practice of human rights protection in the Chinese