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Cross-cultural aspects of human rights

Cross-cultural aspects of human rights

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Published by Center for the Study of Foreign Affairs, Foreign Service Institute, U.S. Dept. of State in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

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  • Asia
    • Subjects:
    • Human rights -- Asia -- Cross-cultural studies -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLinda L. Lum, conference organizer and editor of proceedings.
      SeriesSymposium proceedings ;, no. 1, Symposium proceedings (Center for the Study of Foreign Affairs (U.S.)) ;, no. 1.
      ContributionsLum, Linda L.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJC599.A78 C76 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 74 leaves ;
      Number of Pages74
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2117426M
      LC Control Number88173867

      Human rights violations are perpetrated in all parts of the world, and the universal reaction to such atrocities is overwhelmingly one of horror and sadness. Yet, as Abdullahi Ahmed An-Na'im and his contributors attest, our viewpoint is clouded and biased by . Cross-cultural studies is an adaptation of the term cross-cultural to describe a branch of literary and cultural studies dealing with works or writers associated with more than one culture. Practitioners of cross-cultural studies often use the term cross-culturalism to describe discourses involving cultural interactivity, or to promote (or.

      Cross-Cultural Exchange of Human Rights: Crossing Divides or Crossing Swords?, in: The Journal of Human Rights, Vol. 15 No. 1, Feb. , pp. 60 – Underlying the call for a cross-cultural exchange of human rights is a suspicion towards international human rights law whose core doctrinal tenet is the universality of human rights. How I wish I had been gifted with such a guide when I was beginning my cross-cultural journey! You hold a developmental future in your hands.' Michael Harris Bond, Chinese University of Hong KongGardiner, Harry W. is the author of 'Lives Across Cultures Cross-Cultural Human Development', published under ISBN and ISBN X.

      This chapter discusses the differences between cross-cultural and intercultural pragmatics. While cross-cultural pragmatics compares different cultures, based on the investigation of certain aspects of language use, such as speech acts, behaviour patterns, and language behaviour, intercultural pragmatics focuses on intercultural interactions and investigates the nature of the Cited by: 2. Focusing on the relationship between culture and human development, this timely book offers an interdisciplinary exploration of key developmental processes. It combines psychological and sociological approaches with cross-cultural research to examine phenomena such as the transfer of culture between generations and the universality of.


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