Political Science Faculty Publications


Consequences of a Constructed Universal: Democracy and Civil Rights in the Modern State

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Book Chapter


This work looks at political and cultural struggles to control the human rights regime with respect to property, the state, the environment, and women. It examines the dynamics and counterdynamics of of transnational networks in their interactions with local actors in Iran, China, and Hong Kong.

Publisher's Statement

Published in Mahmood Monshipouri, Neil Englehart, Andrew J. Nathan, and Kavita Philip, eds. Constructing Human Rights in the Age of Globalization, M.E. Sharpe, 2003.

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Constructing Human Rights in the Age of Globalization


M.E. Sharpe