Politics of Human Rights in Southeast Asia by Philip J. Eldridge
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Politics of Human Rights in Southeast Asia
By Philip J. Eldridge

Politics of Human Rights in Southeast Asia

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Politics of Human Rights in Southeast Asia by Philip J. Eldridge

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The divide between the West and Southeast Asia seems to be nowhere more apparent than in debates about human rights. Within these diverse geographical, political and cultural climates, human rights seem to have become relative, and the quest for absolutes seems unattainable. In this new book Philip J Eldridge seeks to question this stalemate. He argues that the Association of Southeast Asian Nations' inclusion in United Nations' human rights treaties could be the common ground that bridges the gap between East and West. Eldridge uses topical case studies and primary research from Malaysia, Indonesia, East Timor and Australia, to compare the effectiveness of United Nations' human rights directives on local democracies. This study presents insightful research into a hotly debated topic. As such it will be a thought-provoking resource for students of human rights, politics and international relations.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780415214292
ISBN-10: 0415214297
Format: Hardback
(234mm x 156mm x 19mm)
Pages: 256
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 22-Nov-2001
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Philip J. Eldridge

Philip J Eldridge is Honorary Associate at the School of Government, Univeristy of Tasmania

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