Leiden ; Boston : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2008.
viii, 369 pages ; 25 cm.
International studies in human rights ; v. 95.
Formatted Contents Note
Culture, heritage, and human rights : an introduction / Francesco Francioni The Cross-cultural legitimacy of universal human rights : plural justification across normative divides / Tore Lindholm Self-determination and cultural rights / Ana Filipa Vrdoljak Cultural rights : a necessary corrective to the nation state / William K. Barth Protecting peoples' cultural rights : a question of properly understanding the notion of states and nations / Matthias Ahren Indigenous peoples' cultural rights and the controversy over commercial use of their traditional knowledge / Federico Lenzerini The right of a people to enjoy its culture : towards a Nordic-Saami Rights Convention / Martin Scheinin Cultural identity and legal status : or, the return of the right to have (particular) rights / Eniko Horvath Minorities' right to maintain and develop their cultures : legal implications of social science research / Timo Makkonen The role of the state in balancing religious freedom with other human rights in a multicultural European context / Stephanie Lagoutte and Eva Maria Lassen Accessing culture at the EU level : an indirect contribution to cultural rights protection / Evangelia Psychogiopoulou Language rights as cultural rights : a European perspective / Susanna Mancini and Bruno de Witte The place of cultural rights in the WTO system / John Morijn A right to cultural identity in UNESCO / Yvonne Donders Political change and the "creative destruction" of public space / Sanford Levinson.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
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