Human Rights NGOs in East Africa–Now Available

Human Rights NGOs in East Africa: Political and Normative Tensions

Edited by Makau Mutua

400 pages | 6 x 9 | 1 illus.

Cloth 2008 | ISBN 978-0-8122-4112-9 | $79.95 | £52.00

A volume in the Pennsylvania Studies in Human Rights series

Human Rights NGOs in East AfricaCritically explores the anatomy of the human rights movement in East Africa, examining its origins, challenges, and emergent themes in the context of political transitions in the region. In particular, the book seeks to understand the political and normative challenges that face this young but vibrant civil society in the vortex of globalization. Read more . . .

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