The Resource Dying for rights : putting North Korea's human rights abuses on the record, Sandra Fahy., (ebook)

Dying for rights : putting North Korea's human rights abuses on the record, Sandra Fahy., (ebook)

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Dying for rights : putting North Korea's human rights abuses on the record
Title
Dying for rights
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putting North Korea's human rights abuses on the record
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Sandra Fahy.
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eng
Summary
North Korea's human rights violations are unparalleled in the contemporary world. In Dying for Rights, Sandra Fahy provides the definitive account of the abuses committed by the North Korean state, domestically and internationally, from its founding to the present. Dying for Rights scrutinizes North Korea's treatment of its own people as well as foreign nationals, how violations committed by the state spread into the international realm, and how North Korea uses its state media and presence at the United Nations. Fahy meticulously documents the extent of arbitrary detention, torture, executions, and the network of prison camps throughout the country. The book details systematic and widespread violations of freedom of speech and of movement, freedom from discrimination, and the rights to food and to life. Fahy weaves together public and private testimonies from North Koreans resettled abroad, as well as NGO reports, the stories and facts brought to light by the United Nations Commission of Inquiry into North Korea, and North Korea's own state media, to share powerful personal narratives of human rights abuses. A compassionate yet objective investigation into the factors that sustain and perpetuate the flouting of basic rights, Dying for Rights reveals the profound culpability of the North Korean state in the systematic denial of human dignity
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Midwest
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Fahy, Sandra
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323/.04409513
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no index present
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Human rights
  • Human rights
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adult
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Dying for rights : putting North Korea's human rights abuses on the record, Sandra Fahy., (ebook)
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1 online resource
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9780231548991
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT12435126
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remote
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12435126
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MWT12435126
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Dying for rights : putting North Korea's human rights abuses on the record, Sandra Fahy., (ebook)
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Publication
Distribution
Color
multicolored
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780231548991
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT12435126
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12435126
System control number
MWT12435126
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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