مقاله علمی-پژوهشی
Plurality of Legal Systems and Democracy
1. Plurality of Legal Systems and Democracy

جاوید غدیرو

دوره 14، شماره 2 ، پاییز و زمستان 1398

http://dx.doi.org/10.22096/hr.2020.121446.1192

چکیده
  The key problem addressed in the paper is that of the legal pluralism, more specifically the pluralism of legal systems within one state that pursues the accommodation of religious freedom claims. In its controversial Refah decisions the Strasbourg Court held that the prohibition of the Turkish Welfare Party was “necessary in a democratic society” ...  بیشتر
مقاله علمی-پژوهشی
What is a Muslim? Fundamental Commitment and Cultural Identity
2. What is a Muslim? Fundamental Commitment and Cultural Identity

آکیل بیلگرامی

دوره 14، شماره 2 ، پاییز و زمستان 1398

http://dx.doi.org/10.22096/hr.2020.121448.1193

چکیده
  An underlying theoretical point of this paper has been that if fundamental commitments and the questions of cultural identity that they bring with them (What is an X?) are understood in terms of functional analyses of the kind I have tried to give in the case of Islamic identity today, then there is scope to see these commitments as susceptible to various criticisms ...  بیشتر
مقاله علمی-پژوهشی
Limiting Human Rights for Religious Reasons: Rationale and Boundaries, a Perspective from Europe’s Human Rights Court
3. Limiting Human Rights for Religious Reasons: Rationale and Boundaries, a Perspective from Europe’s Human Rights Court

استیون دیولف

دوره 14، شماره 2 ، پاییز و زمستان 1398

http://dx.doi.org/10.22096/hr.2020.121452.1195

چکیده
  Human rights and religion can very often be seen as reinforcing one another. Therefore, religion plays a primordial role in promoting respect for human rights and fundamental freedoms. For example, moral imperatives like “do not take any human being's life” or “you shall not steal” can be found in all major religions of the world, and ...  بیشتر
مقاله علمی-پژوهشی
Human Rights Protection: The Role of Institutional Capacity and Selective Adaptation
4. Human Rights Protection: The Role of Institutional Capacity and Selective Adaptation

پیتمن بی پاتر

دوره 14، شماره 2 ، پاییز و زمستان 1398

http://dx.doi.org/10.22096/hr.2020.121443.1191

چکیده
  Selective adaptation describes the process by which international legal rules are contextualized to local conditions. The institutional and cultural contexts for selective adaptation involve a process by which non-local institutional practices and organizational forms are mediated by local norms. This process can be illustrated by reference to the local implementation ...  بیشتر
مقاله علمی-پژوهشی
Islamic Reservations to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women
5. Islamic Reservations to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women

ایرنه پیتروپائولی

دوره 14، شماره 2 ، پاییز و زمستان 1398

http://dx.doi.org/10.22096/hr.2020.121455.1198

چکیده
  My study is about the Islamic reservations to the Convention on the Elimination of All forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) and their compatibility under the regime of the Vienna Convention on the Law of the Treaties (VCLT). It is focused in the substantive reservations invoking Shari’a Laws entered by some Muslim countries to the central articles ...  بیشتر
مقاله علمی-پژوهشی
Islam, Peace and Religious Pluralism: An Analysis of the Works of Asghar Ali Engineer
6. Islam, Peace and Religious Pluralism: An Analysis of the Works of Asghar Ali Engineer

نیگار اتااولا

دوره 14، شماره 2 ، پاییز و زمستان 1398

http://dx.doi.org/10.22096/hr.2020.121463.1202

چکیده
  At a time when religion has assumed a particular potency in shaping and defining inter-community and inter-state relations the world over, the need for evolving alternate understandings of religion to creatively deal with the fact of religious pluralism has emerged as a pressing necessity. This is an issue for concerned and socially engaged believers in all religious ...  بیشتر
مقاله علمی-پژوهشی
Beyond Tolerance: Peace, Dialogue, and Religious Freedom (Religions and Peace / Interrelationship between Human Rights and Peace)
7. Beyond Tolerance: Peace, Dialogue, and Religious Freedom (Religions and Peace / Interrelationship between Human Rights and Peace)

جرمی ایگرز

دوره 14، شماره 2 ، پاییز و زمستان 1398

http://dx.doi.org/10.22096/hr.2020.121456.1199

چکیده
  It is widely accepted that the freedom to practice one's religion, and to live according to one's religious beliefs, is a basic human right, and the key to peaceful coexistence among religious communities and among nations. In my paper I will focus on the problems that arise when sincerely held religious beliefs come into conflict with the rights of others. Recently ...  بیشتر
مقاله علمی-پژوهشی
The Time of Religion and Human Rights
8. The Time of Religion and Human Rights

لوئیس وُلچر

دوره 14، شماره 2 ، پاییز و زمستان 1398

http://dx.doi.org/10.22096/hr.2020.121451.1194

چکیده
  The Enlightenment's distinction between positive and natural religion furnishes a useful point of departure for thinking about the relationship, in today's world, between religion and human rights. According to eighteenth century rationalism, natural religion consists in the simplest form of those beliefs that reason can admit to without contradiction, such as ...  بیشتر
مقاله علمی-پژوهشی
?Violence, Islam and Human Rights:  Islam, a religion of peace or a religion of war
9. ?Violence, Islam and Human Rights: Islam, a religion of peace or a religion of war

انیسه ون انگلند

دوره 14، شماره 2 ، پاییز و زمستان 1398

http://dx.doi.org/10.22096/hr.2020.121453.1196

چکیده
  At a time of terrorist actions, the civil wars in Afghanistan and in Iraq as well as the caricatures of the Prophet and Pope XVI’s speech about violence in Islam, it is urgent for the Islamic academic community to speak about a major issue: the notions of peace and war in Islam. This paper will explore and analyze these notions, putting an emphasize on ...  بیشتر
مقاله علمی-پژوهشی
Towards a Culture of Human Rights: World Religions and National Accountability
10. Towards a Culture of Human Rights: World Religions and National Accountability

جاش بروبیکر

دوره 14، شماره 2 ، پاییز و زمستان 1398

http://dx.doi.org/10.22096/hr.2020.121454.1197

چکیده
  The recent creation of the Human Rights Council at the United Nations constituted another opportunity for the United States to take positive leadership towards a greater level of human rights implementation. This opportunity for significant and timely paradigm shift has passed with too little fanfare. The US refusal to run for election to the HRC, while not a ...  بیشتر
مقاله علمی-پژوهشی
Coping With Otherness in a Globalized World: Lessons from Islamic, African, and Western Perspectives
11. Coping With Otherness in a Globalized World: Lessons from Islamic, African, and Western Perspectives

ابدول مومینی اوبا

دوره 14، شماره 2 ، پاییز و زمستان 1398

http://dx.doi.org/10.22096/hr.2020.121462.1201

چکیده
  One of the major challenges for a civilization - and a parameter for assessing it - is how it treats those who do not belong to that civilization. The dichotomy between “we” and “them” is made variously across civilizations. In the past, interactions across civilizations are less voluminous and less intense. But things have changed. The ...  بیشتر
مقاله علمی-پژوهشی
Sharia Law, Traditional Justice and Violence against Women: Lessons from Sudan
12. Sharia Law, Traditional Justice and Violence against Women: Lessons from Sudan

ربکا باربر

دوره 14، شماره 2 ، پاییز و زمستان 1398

http://dx.doi.org/10.22096/hr.2020.121460.1200

چکیده
  There has been a great deal written about the relationship between sharia law and international human rights law, particularly with regards to the treatment of women. The tensions between sharia law and international law norms of equality and non-discrimination have been well documented, and the possibilities for interpreting sharia law in a manner that accords ...  بیشتر