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.

HAYNER, PB: Unspeakable Truths: Confronting State Terror and Atrocity

Hayner, Priscilla B. Unspeakable Truths: Confronting State Terror and Atrocity. Routledge, 2001. ISBN: 0415924774. Unmarked text. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#28132) $12.00

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A profound exploration of truth commissions around the world, and the anguish, injustice, and the legacy of hate they are meant to absolve.

Hayner examines twenty major truth commissions established around the world paying special attention to South Africa, El Salvador, Argentina, Chile, and Guatemala.

Appendices include interviews by the author. Bibliography. Notes. Index. 340p.

BOYD, JK: 2048: Humanity’s Agreement to Live Together

Boyd, J. Kirk. 2048: Humanity’s Agreement to Live Together. Berrett-koehler Publishers, 2010. ISBN: 9781605093307. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#28054) $12.00

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Offers a visionary goal: to develop an enforceable international agreement that will create a social order based on human rights and law. Topics include how the movement began, what it is, etc. Photographs. 224p.