Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 March 2017

256 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474401180

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Human Rights and Cultural Diversity

Core Issues and Cases

First Edition

Andrew Fagan

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Textbooks in Global Justice and Human Rights

  • A student guide to reconciling human rights with cultural difference, using political philosophy and real-life case studies
  • Combines the theory and application of human rights to provide practical help for students and course leaders
  • Addresses a broad range of on-going political struggles and issues, including FGM, LGBT rights, freedom of speech and the rights of indigenous peoples
  • Outlines a new human rights-based philosophical perspective that enables students to understand human rights within culturally diverse environments