STRONACH, JL: Love Is Strong as Death

 Love Is Strong as Death, book coverStronach, Judith Lee. Love Is Strong as Death. The Berkeley Library, The University of California Berkeley, 2011. ISBN: 9781893663343. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#29841) $25.00

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A collection of Judith Lee Stronach’s writings published posthumously. 30p. Limited edition of 400 copies. Measures 7×10 inches. Stronach was an arts patron and social activist who worked both independently and with numerous international human rights organizations, including Amnesty International.

HESSE, C: Human Rights in Political Transitions Gettysburg to Bosnia

Hesse, Carla; Post, Robert (editors). Human Rights in Political Transitions Gettysburg to Bosnia. Zone Books, 1999. ISBN: 1890951005. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#29100) $12.00

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Four basic themes: punishment, reconciliation, creating a culture of law, and transitions. 344p. Measures 5.5×9 inches.

Contributors include David Cohen, Michel Feher, Owen M. Fiss, Richard Goldstone, Carla Hesse, Michael Ignatieff, Robert Meister, Aryeh Neier, Mark J. Osiel, Robert Post, Elaine Scarry and others.

TOMASEVSKI, K: Women and Human Rights (Women and World Development)

Tomasevski, Katarina. Women and Human Rights (Women and World Development). Zed Books, 1995. ISBN: 185649120X. Unmarked text. Illustrated. Very Good. Paperback. (#28934) $12.00

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Preface by Aleander Aris on behalf of Aung San Suu Kyi.

Describes the lack of attention to women’s human rights and civil liberties at all levels, outlines what has been done so far to articulate and defend them, and proposes a plan of action. Topics include equal and unequal rights, education, righting wrongs, and more.

Index. Bibliography. 162p. Measures 7×9.25 inches.