Coverart for item
The Resource The ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights : Institutionalising Human Rights in Southeast Asia

The ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights : Institutionalising Human Rights in Southeast Asia

Label
The ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights : Institutionalising Human Rights in Southeast Asia
Title
The ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights
Title remainder
Institutionalising Human Rights in Southeast Asia
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tan, Hsien-Li
Dewey number
  • 341.4/80959
  • 341.48
  • 341.480959
LC call number
KNC572 -- .T36 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • ASEAN. -- Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights
  • Human rights -- Southeast Asia
Label
The ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights : Institutionalising Human Rights in Southeast Asia
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Tables -- Preface -- 1 Charting the human rights institutionalisation process in Southeast Asia -- Whither a regional or sub-regional human rights system for Asia? -- The framework of human rights in ASEAN -- Chapter outlines -- 2 Enough of 'Asian values': roots of the ASEAN states' reticence towards human rights -- Introduction -- Pre-modern foundations of international human rights: the conspicuous exclusion of coloured peoples -- The advent of modern international human rights: the UN Charter and Bill of Rights -- Developments after the Bill of Rights: from the middle of the Cold War to the twenty-first century -- The UN system -- UN specialised agencies -- Regional organisations -- Unilateral and multilateral political initiatives -- Non-governmental organisations -- Where was Asia in the making of international human rights law? Possible roots of ASEAN states aversion to human rights -- Conclusion -- 3 Self-determination and democracy: the human rights experiences of five ASEAN states -- Introduction -- Case-studies of Indonesia, the Philippines, Thailand, Malaysia, and Singapore -- Indonesia -- The Philippines -- Thailand -- Malaysia -- Singapore -- Conclusion -- 4 Instituting the regional rights regime: the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) a nd the role of civil society -- Introduction -- The dichotomy between the ASEAN Way and human rights -- ASEAN's rejection of norm change: neither participatory regionalism nor flexible engagement -- How ASEAN softened its stance on human rights -- The promotion and protection of human rights by AICHR -- Track 2 and 3 influences on human rights -- Consolidation of the Working Group's initiatives with that of the VAP -- The next phase: regional human rights transformation through AICHR
  • 5 Human rights understanding between the ASEAN region and the United Nations: convergence, regional cohesion, and national responsibility -- Introduction -- Convergence of UN and ASEAN agendas on human rights issues -- International meetings of the UN -- UN meetings in the Asia-Pacific -- Relating UN initiatives to ASEAN: maximising domestic impact -- Moving forward: establishing NHRIs in ASEAN states -- Conclusion -- 6 The unexplored aspect of human rights: what ASEAN needs to understand about the right to development -- Introduction -- The 'generational theory of human rights' and the 'right to development': mere terms of art? -- Meeting each other half way: the development discourse adopting human rights practices -- The five ASEAN states and the Millennium Development Goals -- Improving human rights and development: how to get states to act on trade, aid, and good governance? -- Global and domestic inequality: the relationship between wealth, power, and development -- Eliminating inequality through trade, aid, and debt relief -- National responsibility for inequitable development and human rights -- Conclusion -- 7 Sustaining AICHR' s substantive empowerment: implementation, integration, and international law -- Implementing human rights norms -- Integrating a human rights culture into ASEAN societies -- Developing international human rights law at the ASEAN regional level -- Bibliography and sources -- Articles, books, chapters, and reports -- Treaties and other international agreements -- Internet resources -- Index
Control code
UMKCLawddaEBC803202
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (324 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139141857
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
UMKC Law: DDA record.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC803202
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL803202
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10506210
  • (OCoLC)763158117
Label
The ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights : Institutionalising Human Rights in Southeast Asia
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Tables -- Preface -- 1 Charting the human rights institutionalisation process in Southeast Asia -- Whither a regional or sub-regional human rights system for Asia? -- The framework of human rights in ASEAN -- Chapter outlines -- 2 Enough of 'Asian values': roots of the ASEAN states' reticence towards human rights -- Introduction -- Pre-modern foundations of international human rights: the conspicuous exclusion of coloured peoples -- The advent of modern international human rights: the UN Charter and Bill of Rights -- Developments after the Bill of Rights: from the middle of the Cold War to the twenty-first century -- The UN system -- UN specialised agencies -- Regional organisations -- Unilateral and multilateral political initiatives -- Non-governmental organisations -- Where was Asia in the making of international human rights law? Possible roots of ASEAN states aversion to human rights -- Conclusion -- 3 Self-determination and democracy: the human rights experiences of five ASEAN states -- Introduction -- Case-studies of Indonesia, the Philippines, Thailand, Malaysia, and Singapore -- Indonesia -- The Philippines -- Thailand -- Malaysia -- Singapore -- Conclusion -- 4 Instituting the regional rights regime: the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) a nd the role of civil society -- Introduction -- The dichotomy between the ASEAN Way and human rights -- ASEAN's rejection of norm change: neither participatory regionalism nor flexible engagement -- How ASEAN softened its stance on human rights -- The promotion and protection of human rights by AICHR -- Track 2 and 3 influences on human rights -- Consolidation of the Working Group's initiatives with that of the VAP -- The next phase: regional human rights transformation through AICHR
  • 5 Human rights understanding between the ASEAN region and the United Nations: convergence, regional cohesion, and national responsibility -- Introduction -- Convergence of UN and ASEAN agendas on human rights issues -- International meetings of the UN -- UN meetings in the Asia-Pacific -- Relating UN initiatives to ASEAN: maximising domestic impact -- Moving forward: establishing NHRIs in ASEAN states -- Conclusion -- 6 The unexplored aspect of human rights: what ASEAN needs to understand about the right to development -- Introduction -- The 'generational theory of human rights' and the 'right to development': mere terms of art? -- Meeting each other half way: the development discourse adopting human rights practices -- The five ASEAN states and the Millennium Development Goals -- Improving human rights and development: how to get states to act on trade, aid, and good governance? -- Global and domestic inequality: the relationship between wealth, power, and development -- Eliminating inequality through trade, aid, and debt relief -- National responsibility for inequitable development and human rights -- Conclusion -- 7 Sustaining AICHR' s substantive empowerment: implementation, integration, and international law -- Implementing human rights norms -- Integrating a human rights culture into ASEAN societies -- Developing international human rights law at the ASEAN regional level -- Bibliography and sources -- Articles, books, chapters, and reports -- Treaties and other international agreements -- Internet resources -- Index
Control code
UMKCLawddaEBC803202
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (324 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139141857
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
UMKC Law: DDA record.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC803202
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL803202
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10506210
  • (OCoLC)763158117

Library Locations

    • Leon E. Bloch Law LibraryBorrow it
      500 E. 52nd Street, Kansas City, MO, 64110, US
      39.032488 -94.581967
Processing Feedback ...