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Theoretical perspectives on human rights and literature

Elizabeth Swanson Goldberg

Theoretical perspectives on human rights and literature

by Elizabeth Swanson Goldberg

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Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Atrocities in literature,
  • Literature and society,
  • Violence in literature,
  • Social justice in literature,
  • History and criticism,
  • Modern Literature,
  • Human rights in literature,
  • Law and literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Elizabeth Swanson Goldberg and Alexandra Schultheis Moore
    SeriesRoutledge interdisciplinary perspectives on literature -- 2
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN56.H79 T54 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25108933M
    ISBN 109780415890977
    LC Control Number2011008069

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Get this from a library. Theoretical Perspectives on Human Rights and Literature. [Elizabeth Swanson Goldberg; Alexandra Schultheis Moore] -- What can literary theory reveal about discourses and practices of human rights, and how can human rights frameworks help to make sense of literature. How have human rights concerns shaped the.

(). Theoretical Perspectives on Human Rights and Literature edited by Elizabeth Swanson Goldberg and Alexandra Schultheis Moore. Journal of Human Rights: Vol. 14, No. 4, pp. Author: Barbara Harlow. The conflict perspective is derived from the writing of Karl Marx and assumes that conflicts arise when resources, status, and power are unevenly distributed between groups in society.

According to this theory, conflicts that arise because of inequality are what foster social change. From the conflict perspective, power can take the form of control of material Author: Ashley Crossman. Theoretical Perspectives on Human Rights and Literature promises to be an important contribution not only because it effectively described the burgeoning subfield of literature and human rights, but also because its theoretical interventions help to consolidate and advance that subfield." –James Dawes, Macalester College, Comparative LiteratureFormat: Hardcover.

Theoretical Perspectives on Human Rights and Literature (Elizabeth Swanson Goldberg & Alexandra Schultheis Moore eds., Routledge, ), pages, ISBN Those of us committed to the interdisciplinary dimensions of human rights studies will welcome these rich and varied studies on potential and actual literary contributions Author: J.

Paul Martin. Literature has been essential to shaping the notions of human personhood, good life, moral responsibility, and forms of freedom that have been central to human rights law, discourse, and politics. The literary study of human rights has also recently generated innovative and timely perspectives on the history, meaning, and scope of human rights.

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struggles for human rights. Studying poetry by poets dealing with human rights concerns encourages students to explore different perspectives and aspects of human rights. It enhances critical thinking and encourages creative thought among students. The proposed course on human rights through literature for Yemeni students is an attempt to combine.

Author of Beyond Terror: Gender, Narrative, Human Rights (), she is co-editor, with Alexandra Schultheis Moore, of Theoretical Perspectives on Literature and Human Rights () and Options for Teaching Human Rights in Literary and Cultural Studies (), and with James Brewer Stewart of Human Bondage and Abolition: New Histories of.Human rights literature is a literary genre that deals with human rights issues, and thus - directly or indirectly - promotes values of human goal of human rights literature is to combine the literary driving force with the motivation for action, which is a fundamental and integral element of the struggle for protection of human rights.Perspectives on the Non-Human in Literature and Culture -human beings and things have taken center stage to challenge assumptions about what we have traditionally called "the human." Informed by theoretical approaches like posthumanism, the new materialisms, (including Actor Network Theory, Object-Oriented Ontology, and similar approaches.