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Islamic View of Women’s Rights: An International Lawyer’s Perspective
What is an Islamic view of women’s rights? Is there an authentic Islamic interpretation of this issue? The central argument of this article is that there is no unique Islamic view of women’s rightsExpand
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Women, Islam and International Law: Within the Context of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women
Islam and women's human rights entertain an uneasy relationship. Much has been written on the subject. This volume addresses it from a new perspective. It attempts to define some basis forExpand
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Hospitality and Sovereignty: What Can We Learn From the Canadian Private Sponsorship of Refugees Program?
This article addresses the tension between state sovereignty and refugee protection. The application of refugee law is often harshly criticized with such modern tendencies as increased borderExpand
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The Politics of Global Constitutionalism
Abstract The article argues that no understanding of global constitutionalism will be complete without a thorough discussion of its political dimension. The current state of scholarship on globalExpand
On the (Im)Possibility of Global Norms in a Divided World: Lessons from the Seventeenth Century
In order to develop a deep and detailed reflection on global norms, international law scholars need to pay more attention to insights supplied by the discussions on the philosophical problem ofExpand