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Do campaigns for historical redress erode the Canadian welfare state?

Matt James

in Multiculturalism and the Welfare State: Recognition and Redistribution in Contemporary Democracies

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2007
ISBN:
9780199289172
eISBN:
9780191711084
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199289172.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

Critics who believe that ‘the politics of recognition’ drives out ‘the politics of recognition’ often cite movements for redress of group-specific historic injustices as one of their main examples. ... More


Mesopotamia, Assyria, Babylon

Antony Black

in A World History of Ancient Political Thought

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199281695
eISBN:
9780191713101
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199281695.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

In Sumer government, religion, and culture were based on city-states, ruled by kings who were personally chose by the city god. Unlike Egypt, supreme authority circulated from city to city. Royal ... More


English Exceptionalism?: The Peculiarities of the English Parliament. Conclusion

J. R. Maddicott

in The Origins of the English Parliament, 924-1327

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199585502
eISBN:
9780191723148
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199585502.003.0007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History, Political History

This chapter considers the extent to which the English parliament both resembled and, more particularly, differed from the assemblies of continental Europe, notably those of France. It uses ... More


Acknowledging and Redressing Historical Injustices

Katherine B. Starzyk, Craig W. Blatz, and Mike Ross

in Social and Psychological Bases of Ideology and System Justification

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195320916
eISBN:
9780199869541
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195320916.003.019
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter presents research and theory focusing on how individuals and governments respond to historical injustices. The chapter proposes that people and groups remember negative historical events ... More


Justice, Satisfaction, and Restoration of Friendship

Daniel Schwartz

in Aquinas on Friendship

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780199205394
eISBN:
9780191709265
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199205394.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy

This chapter examines Aquinas's understanding of the way in which the aim of reconciliation affects the operation of corrective justice. It focuses on ‘satisfaction’, a term that Aquinas used to ... More


Accidental Activists: Victim Movements and Government Accountability in Japan and South Korea

Celeste L. Arrington

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801453762
eISBN:
9781501703379
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801453762.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

Government wrongdoing or negligence harms people worldwide, but not all victims are equally effective at obtaining redress. This book examines the interactive dynamics of the politics of redress to ... More


Khurbn-Forshung: History Writing as a Jewish Response to Catastrophe

Laura Jockusch

in Collect and Record!: Jewish Holocaust Documentation in Early Postwar Europe

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199764556
eISBN:
9780199979578
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199764556.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Historiography

This chapter compares Jewish responses to the anti-Jewish violence of the early twentieth century to postwar efforts by survivors to document the Holocaust. Looking at victim testimony collection ... More


Restructuring the Courts: Public Interest Litigation in the Indian Courts 1

Sandra Fredman

in Human Rights Transformed: Positive Rights and Positive Duties

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199272761
eISBN:
9780191709814
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199272761.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Even if courts can play a legitimate democratic role through positive human rights adjudication, they remain limited by their institutional structure, and particularly, the adversarial, passive, and ... More


Rights, Complaints and Redress

Ian Scott

in The Public Sector in Hong Kong

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622091726
eISBN:
9789882207578
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622091726.003.0051
Subject:
History, Political History

This chapter discusses and examines how the debates over rights developed in Hong Kong. It also evaluates the extent to which the post-1997 government has protected these rights. In this chapter, the ... More


The Purpose and History of the Black Redress Movement

Roy L. Brooks

in Atonement and Forgiveness: A New Model for Black Reparations

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520239418
eISBN:
9780520939738
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520239418.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

The organized idea to obtain slave redress—redress for slavery and Jim Crow together—is referred to as the “black redress movement.” The movement is increasing in strength and acceptance as it ... More


Access to Justice of Victims of Massacres and Crimes of State

Antônio Augusto Cançado Trindade

in The Access of Individuals to International Justice

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199580958
eISBN:
9780191728785
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199580958.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

In recent years the Inter-American Court of Human Rights has taken cognizance of, and pronounced upon, a cycle of cases concerning massacres, disclosing the occurrence of true crimes of State. It was ... More


Access to International Justice in Relation to the Interaction between International Law and Domestic Law

Antônio Augusto Cançado Trindade

in The Access of Individuals to International Justice

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199580958
eISBN:
9780191728785
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199580958.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Well beyond the confines of the traditional and sterile polemics between monism and dualism, the interaction between international law and domestic law has been asserted in the protection of human ... More


Explaining Redress Outcomes

Celeste L. Arrington

in Accidental Activists: Victim Movements and Government Accountability in Japan and South Korea

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801453762
eISBN:
9781501703379
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801453762.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

This chapter identifies several consistent patterns in the politics of holding the state accountable for perceived injury in Japan and Korea, as well as other advanced industrial democracies. It ... More


The Development of International Human Rights Law

DINAH SHELTON

in Remedies in International Human Rights Law

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199207534
eISBN:
9780191708794
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199207534.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The obligation to provide effective remedies is an essential component of international human rights law. A state that fails to protect fully individuals against human rights violations or that ... More


The Jurisdiction of International Institutions and Tribunals

DINAH SHELTON

in Remedies in International Human Rights Law

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199207534
eISBN:
9780191708794
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199207534.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter considers the jurisdiction and competence of the various international institutions and tribunals to afford redress with respect to human rights. Close to a dozen international ... More


Seamus Heaney: Beyond the ‘Dialect of the Tribe’

David‐Antoine Williams

in Defending Poetry: Art and Ethics in Joseph Brodsky, Seamus Heaney, and Geoffrey Hill

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199583546
eISBN:
9780191595295
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199583546.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Poetry, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Chapter 3 begins by assessing Heaney's intellectual debts to Eliot's ideas of ‘poetic integrity’ and ‘auditory imagination’, especially as they inform his prose elaboration of the idea of poetic ... More


The Special Rights of Persons Detained on Remand

Stefan Trechsel

in Human Rights in Criminal Proceedings

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199271207
eISBN:
9780191709623
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199271207.003.0019
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Criminal Law and Criminology

When it comes to the special rights of persons detained on remand, the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) refers to Article 5 section 1(c), while the International Covenant on Civil and ... More


Mutable Redress

in Shades of Authority: The Poetry of Lowell, Hill and Heaney

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846311178
eISBN:
9781846314049
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846314049.010
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

This chapter examines Seamus Heaney's notion of poetic redress. His work reflects a conflict between the seemingly irreconcilable imperatives to trust in poetry as a mode of redress — as agent for ... More


Accountability through Law

Carol Harlow

in Accountability in the European Union

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199245970
eISBN:
9780191697517
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199245970.003.0007
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter discusses the liberal democratic theory which sets law at the centre of constitutional machinery for securing limited government and accountability. An effective and accessible justice ... More


Constitutional Torts and the War on Terror

James E. Pfander

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780190495282
eISBN:
9780190495312
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190495282.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Legal History

This book focuses on the judicial handling of constitutional tort claims arising from the war on terror, while examining the response of the federal courts to claims seeking redress for victims of ... More


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