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Title Understanding social action, promoting human rights / edited by Ryan Goodman, Derek Jinks, and Andrew K. Woods.
Publication Info. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2012]
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Description ix, 345 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-337) and index.
Contents Introduction: Social science and human rights / Ryan Goodman, Derek Jinks, and Andrew K. Woods -- The psychology of social norms and the promotion of human rights / Deborah A. Prentice -- Why can't we sell human rights like we sell soap? / Robert C. Hornik -- The reasons for compliance with law / Margaret Levi, Tom R. Tyler, and Audrey Sacks -- Can international law stop genocide when our moral intuitions fail us? / Paul Slovic and David Zionts -- Human rights : an evolutionary and behavioral perspective / Herbert Gintis -- Moral grammar and human rights : some reflections on cognitive science and enlightenment rationalism / John Mikhail -- Parochialism as a result of cognitive biases / Jonathan Baron -- Networks and politics : the case of human rights / David Lazer -- Barriers to dispute resolution : reflections on peacemaking and relationships between adversaries / Byron Bland, Brenna Powell, and Lee Ross -- The difference it makes / William F. Schulz.
Subject Human rights.
Civil rights.
Sociological jurisprudence.
Added Author Goodman, Ryan.
Jinks, Derek.
Woods, Andrew K.
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