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The Chilean Catalyst: Cold War Allies and Human Rights in the Western Hemisphere

Vanessa Walker

in Principles in Power: Latin America and the Politics of U.S. Human Rights Diplomacy

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501713682
eISBN:
9781501752698
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501713682.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter traces the rise of the Movement — an influential coalition of left-liberal human rights actors targeting U.S. policy in Latin America — in response to the 1973 Chilean coup. It reveals ... More


Shallow Democracy: Human Rights Activism and the International Community

Sophal Ear

in Aid Dependence in Cambodia: How Foreign Assistance Undermines Democracy

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231161121
eISBN:
9780231530927
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231161121.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter explores the international community’s role in the implementation of human rights and democracy in Cambodia by focusing on the activities surrounding the arrest and subsequent release of ... More


Reconciling Global and Local

Sarah S. Stroup

in Borders among Activists: International NGOs in the United States, Britain, and France

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801450730
eISBN:
9780801464256
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801450730.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This concluding chapter argues that national origin plays a critical role in determining how international nongovernmental organizations (INGOs) raise funds, embrace professionalism, engage in ... More


Fighting Religious Persecution behind the Iron Curtain

Lauren Frances Turek

in To Bring the Good News to All Nations: Evangelical Influence on Human Rights and U.S. Foreign Relations

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781501748912
eISBN:
9781501748936
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501748912.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

This chapter examines evangelical interest groups on behalf of persecuted Soviet Pentecostals and Baptists during the Reagan administration. It shows how evangelicals combined human rights activism ... More


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