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Call # K3240 .U54 2012
Title Understanding social action, promoting human rights / edited by Ryan Goodman, Derek Jinks, and Andrew K. Woods
Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, c2012
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Descript. ix, 345 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Human rights
Civil rights
Sociological jurisprudence
Alt Author Goodman, Ryan
Jinks, Derek
Woods, Andrew K
OCLC # 761196094
Table of Contents
1.Introduction: Social Science and Human Rights / Andrew K. Woods3
2.Psychology of Social Norms and the Promotion of Human Rights / Deborah A. Prentice23
3.Why Can't We Sell Human Rights Like We Sell Soap? / Robert C. Hornik47
4.Reasons for Compliance with Law / Audrey Sacks70
5.Can International Law Stop Genocide When Our Moral Intuitions Fail Us? / David Zionts100
6.Human Rights: An Evolutionary and Behavioral Perspective / Herbert Gintis135
7.Moral Grammar and Human Rights: Some Reflections on Cognitive Science and Enlightenment Rationalism / John Mikhail160
8.Parochialism as a Result of Cognitive Biases / Jonathan Baron203
9.Networks and Politics: The Case of Human Rights / David Lazer244
10.Barriers to Dispute Resolution: Reflections on Peacemaking and Relationships between Adversaries / Lee Ross265
11.Difference It Makes / William F. Schulz298