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Research Article
Communitarianism between Text and Context
2. Communitarianism between Text and Context

Seyed Sadegh Haghighat

Volume 15, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2020, Pages 5-18

http://dx.doi.org/10.22096/hr.2020.139365.1257

Abstract
  Communitarianism is considered as one of the most pivotal schools of thought in contemporary normative political theories. In fact, it is a label for a group of people who share common ...  Read More
Research Article
A System of Human Rights in Islam?
3. A System of Human Rights in Islam?

Reza Eslami

Volume 15, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2020, Pages 19-36

http://dx.doi.org/10.22096/hr.2020.521266.1275

Abstract
  This paper advances a framework for the evaluation of Sharia (Islamic law) with respect to the modern notion of international human rights law. The paper argues that certain universal ...  Read More
Research Article
Rape-Related Birth; Ethical Right of Child to Sue Mother
4. Rape-Related Birth; Ethical Right of Child to Sue Mother

Alireza Maleki

Volume 15, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2020, Pages 37-52

http://dx.doi.org/10.22096/hr.2020.522128.1280

Abstract
  The moral and legal rights to sue a party do not always conform well. In cases where legal rights are not established, one may obviously be entitled to file a lawsuit against the action ...  Read More
Research Article
Human Rights as Fairness:
A Common Ground for the Integration of Religious and Human Rights Commitments
5. Human Rights as Fairness: A Common Ground for the Integration of Religious and Human Rights Commitments

Mohammad Mahdi Mojahedi

Volume 15, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2020, Pages 53-66

http://dx.doi.org/10.22096/hr.2020.45887

Abstract
  The guiding question of this paper is “How can, if at all, the universality of human rights survive critical examinations within the prevailing multiculturalist frame of reference?” ...  Read More
Research Article
The Position of the Muslim Community and Islamic Education at State Run Schools as an Important Factor of Social Peace in a Secular Society: The German Example
6. The Position of the Muslim Community and Islamic Education at State Run Schools as an Important Factor of Social Peace in a Secular Society: The German Example

Irene Schneider

Volume 15, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2020, Pages 67-80

http://dx.doi.org/10.22096/hr.2020.45882

Abstract
  Freedom of religion in the sense of freedom of belief and of religious manifestations; in teaching, practice, worship and observance is one of the basic human rights laid down in the ...  Read More
Research Article
Religion and the Implementation of Human Rights in the Context of Anti-Bias
7. Religion and the Implementation of Human Rights in the Context of Anti-Bias

Simone Emmert

Volume 15, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2020, Pages 81-98

http://dx.doi.org/10.22096/hr.2021.532112.1328

Abstract
  As Human Rights are supposed to be equal for all human beings leaving any social differences away there must be ways found to educate the population in Human Rights matters. One of ...  Read More
Research Article
Shi'ism and the Vision of Islamic Democracy - Ways to Secure Peace and Human Rights
8. Shi'ism and the Vision of Islamic Democracy - Ways to Secure Peace and Human Rights

Liselotte ABID

Volume 15, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2020, Pages 99-116

http://dx.doi.org/10.22096/hr.2020.45886

Abstract
  Democracy is a much used and abused word. As a possible structure of political organization, democratic concepts are very much under debate in Muslim countries. Democracy in a western ...  Read More
Research Article
Militant Democracy: Lowenstein Revisited
9. Militant Democracy: Lowenstein Revisited

Kathleen Cavanaugh

Volume 15, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2020, Pages 117-124

http://dx.doi.org/10.22096/hr.2021.532114.1329

Abstract
  The emerging right to democracy (e.g. Franck, T) within international law favors a liberal, democratic packaging. Yet as Abedolkarim Sourash argues, there has been a conflation of liberalism ...  Read More
Research Article
Creating Understandings for Peace, Justice and Human Rights
10. Creating Understandings for Peace, Justice and Human Rights

Linda Briskman

Volume 15, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2020, Pages 125-136

http://dx.doi.org/10.22096/hr.2020.45885

Abstract
  Peaceful co-existence is a universal but elusive aspiration. Despite the search for tools to create a peaceful world, conflict remains between nations and within nations. The fostering ...  Read More
Research Article
Civil Disobedience on Respect for Law and Human Rights
11. Civil Disobedience on Respect for Law and Human Rights

Marta Kunecka

Volume 15, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2020, Pages 137-152

http://dx.doi.org/10.22096/hr.2020.45881

Abstract
  An individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its ...  Read More
Research Article
Blackness in America and the Presumption of Innocence: How the American Police and Mass Media Poisoned Everything
12. Blackness in America and the Presumption of Innocence: How the American Police and Mass Media Poisoned Everything

Williams Iheme

Volume 15, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2020, Pages 153-174

http://dx.doi.org/10.22096/hr.2020.130966.1232

Abstract
  In American history, the ‘Black body’ has been commodified both during the slavery era and in the contemporary period whereby the private management of prisons has partly ...  Read More
Review Article
Muslim Women’s Identities and Human Rights
13. Muslim Women’s Identities and Human Rights

Fatimah K Bahandari

Volume 15, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2020, Pages 175-179

http://dx.doi.org/10.22096/hr.2020.521268.1276

Abstract
  After the atrocity’s committed during the Second World War, the citizens of the world cried out for a universal code of ethics. On December 10th 1948 the General Assembly of the ...  Read More